April 6, 2021
Originally published on LinkedIn by Scott Aldsworth, President at The Bowdoin Group.
If the past year has taught us anything, it’s that leadership matters. This is especially true among companies in the Digital Health, Life Sciences, FinTech, and Software & Technology sectors with the myriad challenges and opportunities presented by the pandemic.
March 16, 2021
Originally published on LinkedIn by Jim Urquhart, Managing Director, FinTech at The Bowdoin Group.
The pandemic and an increasingly competitive market have clearly and significantly changed the staffing needs and hiring practices in many industries.
March 8, 2021
Originally published on recruiter.com by Dave Melville, CEO & Founder of The Bowdoin Group.
Last year was an incredible and challenging year for diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI). Coming into 2020, many HR departments had slashed their DEI budgets, putting it on the back burner among other priorities.
February 22, 2021
What is one of the top concerns keeping Private Equity partners up at night? Talent.
Great executive talent is one of the most important factors driving portfolio company performance, and during an unprecedented era of uncertainty, there is even more pressure and competition on PE firms and executives to staff their management teams with top-tier leaders.
February 16, 2021
Metrics are essential to track throughout your executive search process. Monitoring key numbers ensures that the right candidate is found fast, but it also measures, more transparently, whether or not your search partner is stacking the odds in your favor.
January 21, 2021
Originally published on LinkedIn by Dave Melville, Founder & CEO of The Bowdoin Group.
Hurry up, faster, now or never—we need this leader NOW. Sound familiar?
The pace of everything (including hiring) is palpably accelerating.
December 17, 2020
Founders and HR leaders across industries have asked: What are the steps of a first-class executive search process? All executive search processes are not created equal (and neither are the firms you might partner with).
November 24, 2020
Originally published in YFS Magazine by Sean Walker, Partner at The Bowdoin Group, on November 13, 2020.
From an investor’s perspective, effective leadership teams add as much as 25-30% of a company’s market valuation.
October 22, 2020
Let’s address the elephants in the room: How do you hire executives, build world-class leadership teams, and invest remotely during a pandemic?
In today’s market, growth is achieved through very different means.
October 1, 2020
Originally published on LinkedIn by Sean Walker (Partner at The Bowdoin Group, an award-winning executive search firm) with support from Josh Gottlieb (Managing Director, Digital Health at The Bowdoin Group).
Over the past six months, we’ve successfully filled several executive searches with venture- and private equity-backed companies across the Innovation Economy.