Overture Institute

6 Barriers Candidates Face in Accepting Your Offer

If you have picked your top candidate, you may be surprised to learn that they are hesitating to accept the offer. You can turn those barriers into hurdles that can be overcome. First, learn what they are and take the steps below to secure your ideal candidate: 1. Family Relocation This isn’t just whether or [...] READ MORE

No Regrets

Skip the Regret: 3 Things to Learn Early in Your Career

Regret is a word that comes with a lot of weight. All decisions great or small come first with the question of whether it is the right choice. There are three simple components to ensure that regret does not become part of your vocabulary when describing your career: Choose Your Path Carefully Whether you are [...] READ MORE

Executive Tenure

The New Look of Executive Tenure

There has been a major demographic shift due to baby boomers retiring from the workforce. With this large sector that holds a number of executive level positions exiting the market, companies now have to sit up and pay attention to executive retention. 55% of executives have worked for 2-3 organizations at the executive management level [...] READ MORE

Interview Questions

Top 10 Executive Interview Questions

Every candidate has strengths and weaknesses. Each has successes and failures. Evaluating these with the right questions during the interview process is critical, because selecting the wrong candidate will cost you both time and money particularly when recruiting executive level positions. Finding the right management and executive candidates will require you to go beyond the [...] READ MORE

ExecutiveJobOffer

Hiring 101: How to Extend an Offer

It’s done. You developed your recruiting game plan, found the candidates, conducted the interviews, and came to a consensus on the right candidate. The search may be done, but the process isn’t. Extending an offer of employment is just as important as recruiting and interviewing! Follow these four guidelines for success: Evaluate Compensation History It [...] READ MORE