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The Good Search CEO Krista Bradford writes about leadership, talent acquisition,and diversity in the C-Suite . . . and that’s not all.
A former Emmy-Award winning investigative reporter and television journalist, Ms. Bradford enjoys trend spotting by tracking venture capitalist tweets, following news we should know, and mining the TV series Silicon Valley for business insights when she’s not too busy laughing.
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Ageism in Recruiting ERE Media’s Todd Rafael tackles the hot topic of ageism in recruiting and executive search in an interview with The Good Search CEO Krista Bradford. Ageism exists. So it is more a question of what executive recruiters are going to do about...read more
Woman Speaker Shortage Susan Danziger, the Founder and CEO of Ziggeo, offers up a frank observation in a recent blog post: Spotlighting Females at Conferences: A Mandate for Change. The woman that’s brought you video technology that lets you record, curate and...read more
Executive Recruiters Slay So CEOs Slay Executive recruiters deliver star executives so that our clients can be more successful. We recruit the human capital that venture-capital-backed startups and Fortune 100 companies need to win. Yet to recruit well, one must...read more
Headhunters Find Candidate Trump Unqualified If executive recruiters were searching for our next U.S. President, they would not make the same choices as We, the People. Our latest video explains why. Politics aside, if you assessed the current Presidential...read more
For Immediate Release The Good Search CEO Krista Bradford is featured diversity speaker at Harvard University’s Sixth Annual IT Summit Westport, CT: Krista Bradford, the Founder and CEO of The Good Search, LLC, is a featured diversity speaker at the Sixth Annual...read more
The Executive Search for U.S. President What if we, collectively, retained an executive search firm to help select the next President of the United States? Might a headhunter do a better job of picking the next U.S. President than “We, the People”? More to...read more
Executive Feminism Begins with Education Celebrating International Women’s Day, the First Lady of the United States spoke on behalf of Let Girls Learn and teaches us a lesson in executive feminism: you can’t get there if you can’t go to school. First Lady...read more
(Updated 22 Feb 2016) Okay. So Beyoncé detonates a video the day before the Super Bowl: Formation. Ka-blam. Why do I care? I recruit technology executives for a living. And at the senior executive level: diversity matters. So when the Queen B weighs in with...read more
Retained Search Firm Diversity Video It is reasonable to wonder whether the lack of retained search firm diversity has a bearing on the diversity of the senior executives and board members that they recruit. That’s what I talk about in our latest video, a...read more
Companies seeking to boost executive diversity frequently will say that they want a top performer who “happens to be diverse”. The phrase gets tacked on as a kind of afterthought, suggesting diversity plays no role in the minds of the stakeholders...read more