Blog 2017-04-19T11:02:05+00:00

How do you Spot a Good Leader?

April 19th, 2017|0 Comments

My work as a management consultant has provided me the opportunity to meet many leaders. Some very good leaders and some not so good leaders. Here [...]

Job Seekers – Stop Hurting Your Chances in Landing an Interview

April 19th, 2017|0 Comments

This past weekend I posted a tongue-in-cheek photo to my personal Facebook page (the one featured on this blog). While funny, I don’t believe the message to [...]

Leaders Need More Empathy

April 13th, 2017|0 Comments

New research published by Development Dimensions International (2016 High Resolution Leadership Report) suggests that empathy is now one of the leading indicators of leadership performance. “Overwhelmingly, [...]

How to Assess “Cultural Fit”

April 5th, 2017|0 Comments

As Executive Search Professionals, GDI Talent Acquisition Practice works with clients to find talented individuals who not only have the right skillset and background, but individuals [...]

Event Announcement: Superior Talent Acquisition! … The New Recruiting Paradigm

March 31st, 2017|0 Comments

Introducing a brand new 4-Part E-Learning Series You are invited to attend the Manufacturing Executive Institute's 4-Part E-Learning Series starting on Tuesday May 2nd at 11:00 AM PDT. [...]

Painting as a Metaphor for Leadership

March 29th, 2017|0 Comments

I recently attended a Paint and Sip class with a close friend of mine. What originally began as a nice birthday gift, quickly became a powerful lesson in leadership. [...]

How to Overcome Interviewer Bias

March 22nd, 2017|0 Comments

Many of our clients have come to us for advice on how to improve their own internal hiring processes.  "Our Recruiters keep pushing forward unqualified candidates or [...]

The Value of Mentoring

March 1st, 2017|0 Comments

Starting this past January, I have been mentoring two college students from my Alma Mater.  It has been a very rewarding experience.  As I document my [...]

The Changing Talent Acquisition Landscape

January 30th, 2017|0 Comments

GDI Talent Acquisition Practice is happy to announce a new series of online E-Learning programs.  These new GDI Talent Acquisition Speed-E-Lessons will cover a variety of topics [...]

Superior Talent Acquisition

December 19th, 2016|0 Comments

Introducing the Definitive Guide for Hiring the Right People A New Book from Alan G. Dunn Have you ever hired a new team member whose job [...]