THE STONEWOOD BLOGS

The Upside of the Venture Capital Crisis

I profess no special insight into what really goes on inside...

The Plight of the 50+ Tech Sector Executive

An increasing number of seasoned tech sector executives are...

Board Recruiting Trends

Last week’s Fortune Magazine ran an article called Lessons...

Why Selecting Leaders is So Difficult in Practice…reason # 9 – Simplicity Sells While Complexity Languishes

Many years ago, I shared office space with an international...

Generation ‘next’ and Karoshi

It’s enough to make your head spin ! Earlier this week I...

More Nonsense in the Press About Hiring as War ….

One of the reasons that hiring is so frustratingly difficult...

Ceo Dilemma

A founder/CEO called me the other day to discuss a dilemma....

Advice for All of Our Fair and Foul Weather Candidates

As headhunters we interact with two categories of candidates;...

A Deadly Trap in Seed Round Ceo Searches

With all due respect to our competitors, I would venture that...