Raising visibility inside and outside your organization is both a short and long game. Planning for the future you want now is a smart strategy. Here are a handful of tactics you can use to raise your personal brand. We recently examined more than 280 client files (during COVID-19) and ...

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Market yourself with confidence

Prevent unwanted surprises by gauging trust early in the relationship. Don’t let your guard down or dismiss your spidey senses when something doesn’t feel right during a transaction. Feeling uneasy during a negotiation, when hiring a new team member, or vetting a new job offer can produce anxiety (many people ...

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Decision support for CEOs – a case study (& checklist)

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