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3 Ways Millennials Network Differently

Are you a round-of-golf networker, or do you prefer a networking playdate? According to this Forbes article, millennials value deep relationships which further their career over more superficial professional connections. (We’d argue that just about anyone would, Millennial or not.)

That said, we applaud these alternative networking ideas, like skipping happy hours in favor of networking dinner parties. Click the link for more: http://bit.ly/2c7IOIy. #executivesearch @Forbes #Forbes
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The 20 Most Common Things That Come Up During Reference Checks

So, do you think reference checks are useful? One might argue that traditional reference checks are phasing out. They take too long, and many who provide references avoid providing some information. Online reference checks can be different and yield useful information, especially in the area of what an applicant needs to improve, such as confidence, knowledge, and communication. Read, “The 20 Most Common Things That Come Up During Reference Checks,” on the Harvard Business Review (@HBR) site: http://bit.ly/2bCeN37.
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Preparing for the #Cognitive Era.

Are you prepared for the cognitive era? Pete Sena, author of “How #Marketers and Brand Managers Can Prepare for the Cognitive Era,” on TechCrunch says that the Internet of commerce is here.
He adds, "We must learn when to trust the machines (or not) and prepare for the cognitive era."
This is because, as marketers, the decisions cognitive computers make for us can have profound effects on how consumer audiences discover products and make purchasing decisions. Read more at: http://tcrn.ch/2au07zu.@TechCruch#ExecutiveSearch
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The Keys to Scaling Yourself as a #Technology #Leader

"As a leader, your goal should always be to build structures and processes that don't depend on you and ideally don't need you," says Adam Pisoni, who helped grow Yammer from a team of five with an idea to a company of 500 worth a billion dollars. See what else he says about scaling yourself as a technology leader in this First Round article: http://bit.ly/2abhF1S.
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#Fintech Hiring to Remain Strong for Remainder of 2016

Fintech is still hot and continues to evolve into insurance technology and alternative lending. This is what we’re seeing as we’re asked to place executives and specialized talent for tech sector companies: http://bit.ly/2bhvP2L.

Arete Partners Co-Founder & Managing Partner-- Eoin O’Toole—says, “Fintech #investment rebounded strong in early 2016, and continues to attract large investment both in the U.S. and abroad.”

Click the link to read more about the trends we’re seeing in our news release.
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5 Common Branding Mistakes That Could Cost You B2B Sales (And What To Do About Them)

To master #B2B sales, avoid some common #branding mistakes – first and foremost, know your target: http://huff.to/2aDLPxB. Click the link for a review of the 5 most common branding mistakes. Can you think of others?
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To Grow as a Person, Selectively Forget the Past

The Three Box Solution is not just for businesses. #Executives successfuly apply it for self-growth, too. Want to know how? Click here, http://bit.ly/2aiUrXj, and read, "To Grow as a Person, Selectively Forget the Past," in the Harvard Business Review. #HarvardBiz
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15 Questions with Doctor on Demand

Arete Partners is proud to have assisted in building the leadership team for Doctor on Demand, the San Francisco-based startup that offers online video consultations with 1,400 credentialed physicians around the country. According to this CNN Money article, http://cnnmon.ie/2ao4SwI, one million people have downloaded the app, and it has raised $74 million in VC funding to date. Click the link to learn more about Doctor on Demand.
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5 Powerful Business & #Leadership Trends in 2016

Checking in: Leadership Trends for 2016. In Jan., Jessica Miller-Merrell @ Blogging4Jobs provided leadership trends for this year. Speaking to HR leaders, show wrote, “…your leadership plays… the most important role within your company.” Was she right? Click the link to find out: http://bit.ly/2a04ioV.

What hiring & recruiting leadership trends are you seeing?
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Why Software Engineers are Declining Your Offers. It’s a Candidate Driven Market.

Having a tough time hiring software engineers (and other for other technology positions)? Well, as the market for technical #recruitment becomes ever more competitive, the reasons why candidates are declining employment offers are multiplying. Read, “Why Software Engineers are Declining Your Offers,” http://bit.ly/29Ootlc. Hint: It’s a candidate driven market.

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