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February 10, 2015 | In the Media | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Search committee in place for new Pitt athletic director

Pitt announced Tuesday the formation of a 14-member search committee for its next athletic director. The group is chaired by interim athletic director Randy Juhl, who is not a candidate for the job, and includes two current coaches, two current student-athletes and two former athletes, as well as other administrators. The committee will be assisted by DHR International, a Chicago-based search firm that has recently undertaken athletic director hirings at Fresno State, Colorado State and Holy Cross. Full Story>

February 9, 2015 | Video & Audio | Yahoo! Finance
C-suite execs are in demand in these two fields

Chief Executive Officers and Chief Financial Officers are doing their part to help drive the rebound in U.S. hiring by job hopping themselves, according to DHR International, the fifth largest executive search firm. CEO Geoff Hoffmann tells Yahoo Finance hiring at the top is back to pre-recessionary levels. “It's pretty close to levels that we saw in 2006 and 2007, which were the absolute peak.” Full Story>

February 9, 2015 | In the Media | CIO Magazine
Interviewing For A CIO Position? Here’s How To Avoid Striking Out When You’re Talking To An Executive Recruiter

Are you candidating for a CIO position? Have you been contacted by executive recruiters? Perhaps you’ve got an initial call or a formal interview lined up, and you’re doing your prep work. As an executive recruiter myself, I have some very important tips that can save you from striking out in your interview. Full Story>

February 6, 2015 | In the Media | Crain's Chicago
Chicago search firm seeks rival's global offices, not its CEO

When CEO Geoffrey Hoffmann looks at CTPartners Executive Search, he sees Europe, Australia and robust practices in financial and professional services. Full Story>

February 6, 2015 | Video & Audio | CNBC
Geoff Hoffmann discusses jobs in America on CNBC

Geoff Hoffmann, DHR International CEO, weighs in on 2015 hiring trends for corporate executives. Full Story>

February 6, 2015 | Video & Audio | Bloomberg Business
What Are the Hottest Jobs for C-Suite Executives?

DHR International CEO Geoff Hoffman discusses C-suite hiring and the battle for tech talent. He speaks on “Market Makers.” Full Story>

February 6, 2015 | Video & Audio | CNBC Squawk Box
Top paying jobs in the c-suite

Geoff Hoffmann, DHR International CEO, weighs in on 2015 hiring trends for corporate executives. Full Story>

February 4, 2015 | Press Releases
IEDC Releases Comprehensive Leadership Study for Executive Economic Development Practitioners

DHR International - in conjunction with Somerville Partners, Inc. - has completed a comprehensive leadership study for the International Economic Development Council (IEDC). The study identifies a behavioral model for top performing economic development CEOs and validates an assessment protocol that directly correlates to performance. Full Story>

February 3, 2015 | In the Media | Becker's Hospital Review
Investing in the new healthcare CEO

Healthcare is undergoing sweeping, ongoing change. The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act has added complexities, raised expectations surrounding accessibility and affordability, and impacted the bottom lines and margins of all healthcare organizations. Full Story>

January 27, 2015 | In the Media | Forbes
How To Spot The Bull In A Chief Information Officer (CIO) Candidate: 5 Quick Tips

Misrepresentation isn’t reserved for entry-level interviewees. Chief Information Officer (CIO) candidates can exaggerate their accomplishments with the best of them. Let’s say you and your fellow C-suite executives need to hire a CIO. You know what you want – that picture-perfect ideal CIO candidate. Someone who is current on technology while being business savvy. Someone who takes smart risks when it comes to new technology, but who has insight on when to maintain the systems already in place. Someone who can talk to any segment of the business in their own terms, rather than resorting to technical jargon. Full Story>

January 22, 2015 | In the Media | Global Health and Travel
Greying Asia

A wealthier, technology-savvy Asia is throwing its weight behind finding ways to take care of its rapidly ageing population. GHT looks at public and private sector preparations for Asia’s silver tsunami Full Story>

January 14, 2015 | Press Releases
DHR International to present at the IEDC's 2015 Leadership Summit

Global executive search firm DHR International is pleased to announce that the firm will be presenting a professional development session, Interview Power – The Secrets of a Successful CEO Interview at the International Economic Development Council’s 2015 Leadership Summit at 2:15 p.m. on January 26, 2015. The summit will be held at the PGA National Resort in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida. Full Story>

January 9, 2015 | In the Media | Los Angeles Times
Wages lag as U.S. payrolls grow

he U.S. finished its best year of job growth since 1999 with brisk hiring and a drop in unemployment last month, but there's little indication that workers will start seeing wages go up much any time soon. Full Story>

January 7, 2015 | In the Media | Houston Business Journal
The next big hire for health systems: a marketing officer

In the past, hospitals haven't had to worry about attracting patients, otherwise known as their customers. But with recent regulatory changes, health care systems are now focusing on something they've looked over in the past — their brand. Full Story>

January 7, 2015 | In the Media | CNBC
Guggenheim hedge fund stumbles

Guggenheim Partners has slashed personnel at an internal hedge fund that hasn't lived up to big expectations. Full Story>