Archief in categorie: Interim Management

Invest in your relationship with headhunters, and executive search consultants

Whilst I fully understand that Human Resource Directors are being flooded daily with requests from headhunters and agencies to listen to their sales pitch, I think I don’t understand one of the arguments they use to deflect a meeting, ie “let’s talk when I have a vacancy, I don’t have the time ...

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Seven messages from the 2014 World Employment Conference

Last month’s annual gathering of Ciett, the International Confederation of Private Employment Agencies, saw federations and recruiters from over 30 different countries converge on Brussels for the 2014 World Employment Conference.  This year’s event was hosted by Federgon – the Belgian federation – and included a number of key messages for European recruiters, their clients ...

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Interim management: the view across Europe

Interim management: the view across Europe

Today, what does European interim management look like? How does it vary by country? What are the forces and drivers shaping interim management for the future? In this Executives Online blog post, we’ll profile a few selected countries, representing different stages of market development, with commentary and insights from the Executives Online managing partners ...

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How about Manufacturing?

There’s a common belief in the US and Europe that manufacturing is still in a state of decline. Nothing could be further from the truth; there is a massive renaissance in thinking underway, with new design methodologies, rapid prototyping, fast implementation of new manufacturing methodologies, the concept of 3D printing which has gone from ...

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Risky Business

The City regulators recently handed out a £30.5m fine, the largest retail fine handed down to date. The FCA investigation found some common themes, that I am sure we recognise in the press coverage across the sector:-

  • A pay structure that rewarded staff for the number of products sold, irrespective of whether the customer ...

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Across all sectors in 2013, requests from Executives Online clients for interim IT project and program managers have surged by more than 50% on last year. The recruitment trade press is presently rife with reports of salaries and day rates finally rising following a long period of stagnation. Interim PMs’ pay rates – which already can ...

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The Debate Over Defining Interim Management

Those not immersed in interim management might be surprised to learn that there’s quite the controversy over its definition. Almost every interim management provider, as well as trade body the Interim Management Association, address the issue via their websites and marketing material and all differ in their opinions.

Most agree on a definition that ...

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