THE STONEWOOD BLOG

Why Job Seekers Need to Think Like Marketers

Many executives start their job search by pulling together a...

An Effective Job Search – Use A Rifle Or A Shotgun?

Last week I received a resume from an executive in the...

The Wrong Way To Conduct A Job Search

A growing number of competent executives are currently on the...

We hire like we find a restaurant… and that’s a problem

Recently, while enjoying the family day weekend in cottage...

What to Always Ask in an Interview

We have a client that I would describe as very values-driven....

Ghosted by Headhunters ?? A Mea Culpa

Last week I received an email from an exasperated executive...

COVID gives better grades to attractive males than females

With no more than a simple glance, people quickly, almost...

Why Motivation Cannot Be Assumed

When stripped to its essence, assessing candidates for...

How Variables Weighed Incorrectly Leads To The Wrong Hires

I was speaking yesterday with the CEO of an early stage...