Each year at this time we publish national business outlooks from our members. This is the first of two European summaries. Links to the individual country outlooks are at the end” Most of Europe has the jitters. Since this time last year, the rock and the hard place have become up front and ugly – […]
In North America especially, LinkedIn is generally viewed as THE place for a professional to post his or her resume. No job directory has come close to its meteoric growth from 500 thousand to 500 million users. And recent stats for 2015-2017 show the growth rate of users undisturbed. But a recent study by the […]
Seven Things to Look for in a New Leader When you are recruiting for an important executive position, the candidate’s experience, education and past accomplishments become table stakes. Especially if you are in a competitive, fast-moving business arena you have to know which of the candidates you are looking at is the game changer […]
In this age of culture fit, it seems only yesterday that western business leaders were worrying about how emerging markets would understand and react to them. Seems they worried for nothing. Today’s shoe is on the other foot and it is the western executives who wonder how to fit in. Last month, there was a […]
ATLANTA, GA. Aug 3, 2017 – The short White House career of Anthony “Mooch” Scaramucci is a text-book example of how not to hire an executive, says a top recruiter. “The President apparently made a “gut decision” on this one,” says Larry Shoemaker, President of Cornerstone International Group, a global executive search firm. “More objective […]
Close to 40 specialists in executive search and leadership development gathered recently in Madrid for the annual conference of Cornerstone International Group. It’s a good time to be a member partner of a group that is in growth mode in a growing business. Industry growth At a time when the workplace is rapidly […]
SHANGHAI, CN , May 11, 2017 — Cornerstone International Group has been named in the top 20 of America’s Best Executive Search Firms 2017 by Forbes, publisher of Forbes, Forbes Asia, Forbes Europe and Forbes.com. It was the second nomination for Cornerstone which in April 2016 ranked Cornerstone as one of the top 7 firms […]
CLEVELAND, OH, March 15 2017 – Beth Sweeney has been named President of Ratliff & Taylor, Cornerstone International Group’s member firm in Cleveland, Ohio. Sweeney was previously Market President, responsible for sales, marketing, new product development and the customer experience. She joined the firm in 2014. As President, Sweeney will have full P&L responsibility for […]
SHANGHAI CN, March 11, 2016 Cornerstone International Group, the global executive search and leadership development organization, has expanded its services in the Asia Pacific market with two senior appointments. In Japan, the recently launched Cornerstone Yokohama has announced the addition of Director Atsushi Murata, a senior consultant in strategic management. In Australia, veteran HR […]
SHANGHAI, CN March 7, 2016 – Cornerstone International Group, a global executive search and leadership development group, has established its first office in Japan and 17th in Asia, it was announced this week. Speaking at the head office of Cornerstone International Group here, CEO Simon Wan welcomed Human Future, a boutique human capital agency based […]
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JAKARTA, Indonesia January 27, 2016 – Despite headwinds from the global economy, Asia-Pacific will continue to be the leader for global growth in 2016.
The executive search and leadership consulting profession continues to grow both in revenues and number of searches, according to the Q3 report from the Association of Executive Search Consultants (AESC).
ATLANTA, GA, December 4, 2015. The global recruiter Cornerstone International Group’s ongoing support of free enterprise has been in evidence at opposite ends of the world recently. In China, the Group has been awarded “Sponsor of the year 2015” recognition by the American Chamber of Commerce in Shanghai. In Chile, Cornerstone International Group’s Alejandra […]
Despite the expected softening in China, Asia Pacific will remain the most vibrant business region in 2016, according to over 80 C-level executives.