There has been an uptick in people voluntarily resigning from their current job. Due to many stressors, a lot of which are provoked by the pandemic, individuals are fed up with their lack of happiness at work. Now, more than ever, it’s important to choose your options wisely.The grip of ...

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How to decide between two job offers—(with download)

Next level, next devil & your rise to the C-suite (with a CEO matrix)And how business titles can make your negotiations easier.Access the full matrix hereThere are many stakeholders vested in your appointment to the CXO level.In the early stages of your consideration for the CEO role, your CV will ...

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Next level next devil | Your rise to the C-Suite

Firms do not hire people to fill CEO roles. Firms hire specific solutions to specific problems. Both aspiring CEOs and experienced CEOs seeking an industry change and who are interested in venture capital and private equity firms will benefit from knowing the performance profiles for VC and PE CEO roles. ...

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CEO performance profiles and the difference between PE and VC boards

This article discusses the benefits of the 90-day business plan for CEO candidates who are preparing for a CEO job interview for a private equity company hiring a CEO for one of their portfolio companies. According to an article published in June of 2016 by the Harvard Business Review (https://hbr.org/2016/06/how-private-equity-firms-hire-ceos), ...

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CEO Pitches to Private Equity Companies

Whether you’re pitching to the board of a private equity group or the board of a publicly traded company, your performance during the presentation will predict whether you are awarded the offer. As in business negotiations, the most powerful strategy for winning the deal is thorough preparation and a clear ...

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Be a Hero on Wall Street with a Tool to Support Your Board Presentation & Business Plan Implementation

Burnout: When is it time for a change?The emotional, physical, and mental exhaustion that burnout brings heightens the thought of ‘is it time for me to go’? Burnout is common and it can feel hopeless. Consider this last year and a half alone — COVID-19 has disrupted the life of ...

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CEOs, and the loneliness of burnout—knowing when to leave