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Tips for Getting In Front of the Hiring Manager

Tips for Getting In Front of the Hiring Manager

The bulk of what would make your candidacy stand out is done before you meet with any hiring manager. But, the fact remains that so many of us struggle with getting "seen" to begin with. Here are some facts that might astound you about the Director, VP, and Exec level...

Interested In Getting Paid Over $200K A Year?

Interested In Getting Paid Over $200K A Year?

If you're a Director, VP, or Executive looking to pinpoint job opportunities in the $200K+ realm, you've come to the right place. James landed an $500K+ Sales Executive Leadership DREAM JOB Ron got a 140% salary increase in 90 days and landed a job he loves as a Tech...

Here’s A Great Plan For Career Acceleration Success

Here’s A Great Plan For Career Acceleration Success

If you're looking to accelerate your career in a Director, VP, or Executive-level role and it's been a while since you last interviewed, know that things are not operating the same way they were before. Gone are the days of job searching the way we knew it 15 years...

How To Answer Difficult Interview Questions

How To Answer Difficult Interview Questions

Out now - Episode #9: How To Answer Difficult Interview Questions. Do you ever struggle to come up with a clear answer during your job interviews? We ALL have. In fact, in the last 15 years, our founder, Tim Madden, MBA has made it his mission to help Directors, VPs,...

Job Place Toxicity and How To Get Out

Job Place Toxicity and How To Get Out

Are you feeling burned-out, unsafe, or undervalued in your current Director, VP, or Executive position? Job place toxicity is one of the TOP reasons our clients seek out our help.  They'll do just about ANYTHING to get out of the door at their current job but have NO...

How Hidden Mindset Issues Affect Your Career Growth

How Hidden Mindset Issues Affect Your Career Growth

Coping with career failures may lead some seasoned professionals into what's called "loss aversion." Simply put, loss aversion is when people experience losses disproportionately more severely than comparable gains. Yet, avoiding mistakes at any cost could mean...

The Only Way To Prepare For An Interview

The Only Way To Prepare For An Interview

A new ECU Podcast episode (Episode 8: The Only Way To Prepare For An Interview) is out now. Click here to listen to the episode on iTunes. In case you missed this #powerful episode, I reviewed some critical steps any Director, VP, or Executive can take to best prepare...

How To Control The Next Steps During The Interview

How To Control The Next Steps During The Interview

Have you ever ended an interview with the interviewer telling you they'd "get back to you"? ... And, then, waited for days unsure of how to get back on their radar for a follow-up? Taking control over the next steps during the interview process could mean the...