Leadership

Core Thoughts: Hiring Decisions

Core Thoughts: Hiring Decisions

  • 02/19

Core Thoughts is a series on my blog where I throw a question into the ring for discussion and allow my amazing colleagues and connections to answer. In this month’s Core Thoughts series, I posed the following question: “Do you involve your…

Core Thoughts: How To End The Year Right

Core Thoughts: How to End the Year Right

  • 12/18

Core Thoughts is a series on my blog where I throw a question into the ring for discussion and allow my amazing colleagues and connections to answer. In this month’s Core Thoughts series, I posed the following question: What’s one thing you…

Does It Have To Be Lonely At The Top?

Does It Have to be Lonely at the Top?

  • 12/03

It’s no secret that for many, the holidays can amplify feelings of loneliness. It’s easy for leaders in particular to feel this way, and not just during the holidays – after all, the saying, “It’s lonely at the top” didn’t…

4 Myths About Time And Why Leaders Believe Them

4 Myths About Time and Why Leaders Believe Them

  • 08/14

“A man who dares to waste one hour of time has not discovered the value of life.” – Charles Darwin  Time. It’s a concept that humans have spent millennia trying to understand and unbox. Everyone from scientists to philosophers to…

Building A Workplace That’s Failsafe

Building a Workplace That’s Failsafe

  • 05/17

What does it mean to have a failsafe workplace? It’s not a place that’s safe from failure—it’s a place where it’s safe to fail. Here’s the difference and what it means to leadership. Whether real or imagined, we all attach…

Behind Boardroom Doors With Betsy Atkins

Behind Boardroom Doors with Betsy Atkins

  • 04/30

As an executive search expert with over 30 years of experience in the field, I’ve seen a lot of changes in the boardroom. From how boards operate to who is around the table, serving on the board is a different…

Why 2018 Will Be The Year Of Proximity

Why 2018 Will Be the Year of Proximity

  • 01/31

What’s the kiss of death for leadership teams looking to connect on a deeper level with their workforce? Being accused of living in an “ivory tower.” Each generation has its idea of what constitutes “out of touch,” of what its…

Meet TEDCO’s New CEO, George Davis

Meet TEDCO’s New CEO, George Davis

  • 08/10

While we promise the relentless one-on-one attention of a small firm, Durakis Executive Search fills positions at the highest levels – including the role of CEO for the Maryland Technology Development Corp. (TEDCO). After growing technology businesses for over 20 years, including taking Aether…

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