Executive Recruiting Blog

EFL Associates insights on executive recruiting, talent management and succession planning.

May 22, 2020
The COVID-19 pandemic is impacting nonprofit organizations in previously unthinkable ways, from the inability to carry out core missions while volunteers, board members and employees practice social distancing, to a general lack of engagement.

May 19, 2020
Has COVID-19 disrupted your firm’s hiring process? You’re not alone. However, maybe this is a unique opportunity to think strategically and retool for the future. Here are a few ideas our clients are thinking about.

April 16, 2020
Questioning how you will attract employees after COVID-19? A career transition service could help ease the pain now and give you a leg up in the future.

April 15, 2020
Be wary of returning to the comfort of normalcy. As the recent wave of urgent, reactive change swept across the higher education landscape, colleges and universities found themselves in one of three basic categories: those who were [relatively] prepared; those who were unprepared but able to grind out a short-term solution; those who were neither prepared nor able to respond.

October 30, 2019
A friend at a rural community college shared this anecdote with me. Her school was looking for a new CFO and had hired a well-known executive search firm to assist. On their first visit to her campus, the two consultants told her that her anticipated salary was not likely to attract good candidates, so she should consider ways to sweeten the deal. “How about a college car?” one of them asked. “Or maybe a county club membership?”

September 30, 2019
Now that Millennials are the largest generation in the United States labor force, it’s time for companies to consider how their management structure best suits this new crop of employees.

May 31, 2019
The premise is simple: If your company’s board of directors does not have equal representation of men and women, we will vote against your incumbent directors.

May 29, 2019
Jay Meschke, President, EFL Associates & CBIZ Talent & Compensation Solutions, talks about speed to hire in talent acquisition.

May 10, 2019
Read why a recruiting strategy is a critical aspect of a manufacturer’s business plan.

April 23, 2019
Trends in Higher Ed Executive Search from our own Steve Waldron, Managing Director, Higher Education Executive Search.

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