29Nov
By: Steve Popper On: November 29, 2017 In: Comments: 0

Recently, I was having a beer with one of my favorite CFOs; a veteran from the enterprise software and consumer internet space. This man has taken 2 well-regarded venture-backed companies public, sold another to a premier growth PE investor for a big multiple, and stayed on as CFO there....

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29Mar
By: Mike Doonan On: March 29, 2017 In: Comments: 0

Large corporate enterprises are under enormous pressure from customers and investors to transform themselves into something more interesting and valuable than they are today. Every industry vertical – from retail and telecom to energy and media – is being disintermediated by nimble up-and-comers through the application of new business...

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29Mar
By: Mike Doonan On: March 29, 2017 In: Comments: 0

Is there really a way to leave a company without burning a bridge? Of course there is! But many people wind up souring relationships they’ve spent a long time building based on the way they head out the door. Here are five of the subtler (yet all too common)...

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29Mar
By: Mike Doonan On: March 29, 2017 In: Comments: 0

  I see it all the time – senior executives continue to look at landing their next role the same way they would close the sale of a product.The only problem is, a product doesn’t have the emotional baggage that human beings do. And every individual’s history plays into...

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29Mar
By: Dave Mullarkey On: March 29, 2017 In: Comments: 0

The war for talent is fiercer than ever, and companies are fighting hard to keep their key players. In 2017, getting a signed offer letter does not mean a search is “closed”. Ensuring a successful exit can sometimes be the riskiest part of a search!  Here’s how to coach...

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20Aug
By: Dave Mullarkey On: August 20, 2015 In: Comments: 0

Companies in today’s ultra-competitive tech job market have a hard enough time just hiring top-tier executive talent. But now, they’re also having to deal with increasing “flight risk” – in which new hires turn down a job they’ve already accepted or, worse yet, join the company and then quickly...

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01Aug
By: admin On: August 01, 2015 In: Comments: 0

Ask anyone to identify the center of the tech universe and you’re likely to hear them say, “Silicon Valley”. Turns out, that reply is starting to change. There’s a growing number of tech execs who are leaving the West Coast in favor of the Midwest / Mountain West region...

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27Jun
By: SPMB News On: June 27, 2015 In: Comments: 0

REPOWER by Solar Universe, a leading solar and smart home integrator, announced Mahesh Mansukhani as new CEO REPOWER by Solar Universe one of the largest solar companies in the U.S., today announced that Mahesh Mansukhani has been named chief executive officer. Company founder, Joe Bono, who previously held the...

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22Apr
By: Matt Moore On: April 22, 2015 In: Comments: 0

LinkedIn just purchased Lynda.com, an online learning company, for $1.5 billion, the company announced on Thursday. Founded in 1995 by Lynda Weinman and her husband, Bruce Heavin, Lynda.com lets users learn business, technology, software, and creative skills through videos. People can access Lynda on their own, and corporations and...

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05Nov
By: SPMB News On: November 05, 2014 In: Comments: 0