Friday, January 19, 2018

Reference audits are a vital part of the executive search process. They illuminate characteristics about a candidate that aren’t always obvious or visible through the interview process. They also directly speak to a candidate’s potential to be successful in a role and fit within your company’s culture, answering questions like:

Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Philadelphia, PA – January 8, 2018 - Howard Fischer Associates (HFA) assists Decibel Insight in placing Even Walser as Chief Revenue Officer.

Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Philadelphia, PA – January 10, 2018 - Howard Fischer Associates (HFA) assists Cadence Design Systems in placing Mary Jo Doherty as VP of Engineering, Hardware Systems Verification.

Tuesday, January 9, 2018

BOSTON, Jan. 9, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Jack Morton Worldwide, the global brand experience agency, announced today that Melissa Rose has joined the organization as its first Chief People Officer. In this role,

Monday, January 8, 2018

Philadelphia, PA – January 8, 2018 - Howard Fischer Associates (HFA) assists Govberg Jewelers in placing Shrivathsa Ballal as Chief Technical Officer.

Friday, January 5, 2018

PALO ALTO, Calif., Dec. 14, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Xage Security launched today as the first and only blockchain-protected security platform for the Industrial Internet of Things (IIOT). Led by a team of security, industrial digitization, and software experts, the company has been operating behind the scenes for the past 18 months, perfecting its technology and securing major customers and partners, including ABB, Dell, and Itron. The company also announced today that former Apple executive and Topsy CEO Duncan Greatwood has joined as CEO.

Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Even at the senior level, resumes are a key factor in identifying the right candidates to consider for an open position. Crafting a stand-out resume is a necessity – but the elements that will elevate you above other candidates are less about the visuals and more about the content.

Monday, December 18, 2017

The laws for evaluating and discussing employee compensation are undergoing dramatic changes. Under these laws, you can no longer ask a candidate about their past compensation, and, in some cases, even if it’s voluntarily provided without prompting, you can’t make future offers based on that information. If you’re in the business of recruiting, hiring, or managing employees, you need to prepare yourself for the new normal to avoid penalty. 

Wednesday, December 6, 2017

San Mateo, CA. December 06, 2017Aryaka®, the leading global SD-WAN provider, announced today that Mike Hoffman has joined the company’s executive leadership team as Chief Revenue Officer and Senior Vice President of Global Sales. In his new role, Hoffman will spearhead and further scale Aryaka’s global sales and channel organizations as the company grows rapidly and expands its market footprint in 2018.

Tuesday, November 28, 2017

In my previous blog post, I discussed six steps that we at Howard Fischer Associates (HFA) recommend that you take before reaching out to an executive or board search firm. (If you need a reminder, click here for the details.) These steps lay a foundation for success as you begin the search to find a leader who will help your company thrive and grow.