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    Kelly Camilleri highlights key differentiators of using retained executive search firms to recruit executive talent.

    Nowadays, flattery will get you nowhere

    Kelly Camilleri on The Slade Report

    How the pendulum has swung! Just ten years ago when making approaches to potential candidates by phone, I could virtually hear their flattered voices. In 2018 those potential candidates are fielding c... Read »

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    Sourav Ganguly applies lessons learned from leading world class cricketers to develop his template for leadership success. Sourav is a former captain of the Indian national cricket team and currently President of the Cricket Association of Bengal.

    Leadership is an amazing disease. It either cures you or kills you: Sourav Ganguly

    Sourav Ganguly on The Economic Times

    When I first became captain of the Indian cricket team in 2000, many well-wishers and journalist friends gifted me the classic Mike Brearley book, The Art of Captaincy. I mean no disrespect to the boo... Read »

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    Executives in a growing number of industry spaces are beginning to ask many ‘What if?’ sorts of question. The Association of Executive Search and Leadership Consultants (AESC) highlights key points from the article ‘Staying Ahead of Disruptive Business Models’ by TRANSEARCH.

    TRANSEARCH: Staying Ahead Of Disruptive Business Models

    on Association of Executive Search and Leadership Consultants

    An article posted by TRANSEARCH discusses how executives can stay ahead of business models such as new technology and new business competitors, which are as disruptive as they are ambitious. More indu... Read »

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    Alain Bejjani, CEO of Dubai-based Majid Al Futtaim Group, explains how long term success depends on an ability to develop effective leaders.

    Leadership development as a competitive advantage

    Alain Bejjani, Rik Kirkland on McKinsey & Company

    Talent should be part of every conversation in an organization, says the CEO of Majid Al Futtaim Group. Dubai-based Majid Al Futtaim Group has its roots in the asset-heavy world of real estate. Since ... Read »

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    Wesco Canada’s Nelson Squires reveals how tackling the riskiest roles set him up for leadership success. Part of The Transformational Leadership Series by The Bedford Group.

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    Darren Raycroft, Partner at The Bedford Consulting Group, highlights three key lessons on courting a new leader that can be learned from the recent case of Josh McDaniels, the offensive co-ordinator of this year’s Super Bowl runner-up the New England Patriots.

    How to court a new leader and not get burned like the Indianapolis Colts

    Darren Raycroft on The Globe and Mail

    Courting a new leader for your organization can be a lot like the search for a new head coach. A great example of what to do – and what not to do – is the recent case of Josh McDaniels, the offens... Read »

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    “To truly engage other human beings and create meaningful connections, we need to silence our inner voices and be fully present – and being more mindful can help.”

    If You Aspire to Be a Great Leader, Be Present

    Rasmus Hougaard, Jacqueline Carter on Harvard Business Review

    Some years ago, we worked with a director of a multinational pharma company who’d been receiving poor grades for engagement and leadership effectiveness. Although he tried to change, nothing seemed ... Read »

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    Hunt Scanlon Media focuses on the issue of diversity at the C-level identified from a landmark study by TRANSEARCH International that looked at more than 3,000 C-level appointments representing 10 industry groups across North America.

    Diversity Hiring Is Lagging At CEO and CFO Levels

    on Hunt Scanlon Media

    Across the executive ranks, five times more men than women were appointed to new positions, according to a just released report issued by TRANSEARCH International. Read »

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    Ed Gudaitis, Allergan VP and Country Manager, Canada, explains how embracing disruption is his secret to success. Interview by Howard Pezim and Darren Raycroft.

    Resilience in a Sea of Change

    Howard Pezim, Darren Raycroft on The Bedford Consulting Group

    When business is thriving, a context Ed Gudaitis - Vice President and Country Manager, Canada at Allergan - has helped cultivate time and again throughout his career, the innovative biopharma leader i... Read »

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    This recent study by McKinsey draws on a data set of more than 1,000 companies covering 12 countries. The results reaffirm the global relevance of the link between diversity and company financial outperformance.

    Delivering through diversity By Vivian Hunt, Lareina Yee, Sara Prince, and Sundiatu Dixon-Fyle

    Vivian Hunt, Lareina Yee, Sara Prince, Sundiatu Dixon-Fyle on McKinsey & Company

    Our latest research reinforces the link between diversity and company financial performance - and suggests how organizations can craft better inclusion strategies for a competitive edge. Read »

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