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July 31, 2014 | In the Media | The Wall Street Journal
Are Aging Workers Hurting Companies?

The percentage of workers age 55 and up in the workforce has climbed significantly in the past 30 years, but could aging workers actually be hurting the economy? DHR International CEO Geoff Hoffmann joins MoneyBeat with Paul Vigna. Full Story>

July 14, 2014 | Press Releases
Stine named managing director, APAC for DHR International

DHR International has appointed Steven Stine as the new managing director of the firm’s Asia-Pacific region. Stine will lead the firm across all divisions and functions in APAC, DHR’s largest business region outside of the North America. Christine Greybe, president of DHR, will continue in her role as president with added responsibility of growing strategic global relationships for the firm. Full Story>

July 10, 2014 | In the Media | Savoy Magazine
Is it worth finding diverse leaders for your organization?

In most organizations, the senior leadership is typically not diverse (meaning ethnic minorities or women). In fact, the Fortune 500 has fewer than 10% diverse CEOs, and the number of diverse leaders in the senior most levels in most large organizations, across all industries, is also in the single digits. Full Story>

July 3, 2014 | In the Media | U.S. News and World Report
U.S. Employers Add 288,000 Jobs in June

Employment grew by 288,000 in June, a hopeful sign for economic growth heading into the third quarter. The figure is up from 224,000 in May, which was revised up from its previously reported number of 217,000, the Labor Department reported Thursday. The jobless rate was 6.1 percent, a fall from last month’s 6.3 percent. Full Story>

June 27, 2014 | Press Releases
DHR engaged in CEO search for YMCA of the USA

Global executive search firm DHR International has been selected to lead the executive search for the new CEO and president of the YMCA of the USA, led by DHR’s Executive Vice President Mary Lee Montague and Executive Vice President Wendy Pangburn. Full Story>

June 25, 2014 | In the Media | Money Management Executive
Battling in an overcrowded market

In this Q&A with Money Management Executive, Carol Hartman explores specific strategies fund providers should turn to in the fight for product differentiation, distribution tips and the challenges of keeping up with technology. Full Story>

June 13, 2014 | Press Releases
Scanlon appointed as Managing Director, Los Angeles

Sean Scanlon has been appointed as managing director for DHR International's Los Angeles office. Full Story>

June 11, 2014 | In the Media | The Museum of Chinese in America
DHR selected to assist in the search for Executive Director for MOCA

The Museum of Chinese in America (MOCA) announced the selection of DHR International as the Executive Search Firm to assist with the search of the next Executive Director and appointment of Ms. Janice Won as Interim Executive Director. Full Story>

June 10, 2014 | In the Media | Diversity Journal
Securing Diverse Leadership Talent

In the first quarter of 2014, less than 10 percent of Fortune 500 CEOs were diverse (defined for this article as gender and ethnicity). Data for other leadership levels within these organizations are not as readily available, but most sources suggest that the percentage of direct CEO reports, as well as the next level of direct reports, is also less than 10 percent. Full Story>

June 9, 2014 | In the Media | ABC News
Zap! Pow! Sony Out-Games Nintendo

A new survey from business economists predicts U.S. growth should accelerate in the second quarter and remain healthy for the rest of this year. But because of the slowdown during the winter, the economists say growth for the full year may be less than they previously estimated. The forecast says job growth should remain steady and consumer spending will also likely pick up. Full Story>

June 6, 2014 | Press Releases
Huddle appointed as MD of Washington, D.C. office

Joe Huddle has been appointed as the managing director of DHR International’s Washington, DC office. In this role, Huddle will manage the day-to-day operations of the office and will also lead corporate growth initiatives for the DC area. Full Story>

June 5, 2014 | Press Releases
DHR completes search for head of business development, Arkamys, China

Global executive search firm DHR International is pleased to announce the successful placement of Woody Zou as head of business development automotive, China for Arkamys. Full Story>

June 5, 2014 | Press Releases
Jadie Li joins DHR International

Global executive search firm DHR International is pleased to announce that Jadie Li has joined as executive vice president and will serve as a member of the firm’s Financial Officer, Industrial, and Media & Entertainment Practice Groups. Full Story>

May 9, 2014 | In the Media | Big Think
Art and Ethics

"Good Artists Copy. Great Artists Steal.” Pablo Picasso said that. Or did he? Steve Jobs seemed to think so. In 1988, the Sydney Morning Herald quoted Jobs as using Picasso's line for inspiration while developing Macintosh. But further digging finds variations of the quote attributed to Igor Stravinsky, William Faulkner, and The Gentleman’s Magazine of 1892, among others. It's certainly ironic that this quote has been “stolen” by so many over the years. Who should it rightly be attributed to? Full Story>

April 30, 2014 | In the Media | Real Estate Alert
Growing Industry Keeping Search Firms Busy

Business is once again booming for executive-search firms as more commercial real estate companies have switched into expansion mode. Full Story>

April 18, 2014 | Video & Audio
DHR International celebrates 25 years

Established in 1989 with only 15 employees and two offices, DHR International has grown to be one of the world's largest retained executive recruiting firms in the world, with 160 consultants and more than 50 offices around the globe. Full Story>

April 16, 2014 | In the Media | National Journal
Why do Washington's women leaders make less?

DHR's Wendy Pangburn is interviewed about the gender pay gap. Full Story>

April 15, 2014 | In the Media | Yahoo! Sports
Cuonzo Martin’s departure highlights Tennessee's immense level of dysfunction

DHR International's Sports Practice recruits Cuonzo Martin from Tennessee to UC Berkeley. Full Story>

April 10, 2014 | Press Releases
Kenneth Xu joins DHR International

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March 28, 2014 | In the Media | Artnet News
Kings of Compensation: How the Metropolitan Museum of Art Rewards its Own

James Abruzzo, executive vice president and managing director of the nonprofit practice, weighs in on the compensation structure of big cultural organizations. Full Story>

March 25, 2014 | In the Media | Business World India
Most Of The Hiring In Manufacturing Sector Taking Place In India, China

Christine Greybe of DHR International talks to Sachin Dave, on the global hiring scene in general and India in particular. Full Story>

March 17, 2014 | Press Releases
DHR completes head of business development, IES Synergy, China search

Global executive search firm DHR International is pleased to announce the successful placement of Shun Zhao as head of business development, China for IES Synergy. Full Story>

March 12, 2014 | Press Releases
Nicole Phillips joins DHR International

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March 3, 2014 | In the Media | South China Morning Post
Unhelpful husbands a factor in female CEO

Few men in Asia are willing to be househusbands or take on more household chores, a cultural factor that contributes to the smaller number of female chief executives in Hong Kong than in Western countries, according to a recruitment expert. Full Story>

February 11, 2014 | In the Media | Crain's Detroit
Grosse Pointe War Memorial names DSO veteran as president and CEO

Following a national search, the Grosse Pointe War Memorial Association has named Detroit Symphony Orchestra veteran Charles Burke as its new president and CEO. Full Story>

February 4, 2014 | In the Media | Money Management Executive
Winning back talent

The financial industry has accumulated a series of black eyes in recent years, for everything from the role that mortgage-backed securities played in the Great Recession to the scandal over LIBOR, and mutual fund and ETF managers and providers haven’t escaped the damage. Because the causes of the financial crisis were broad, so, too, has been the fallout – and asset managers have much to do to attract the top young talent they need to support social media and other tech developments that are now so important to their business. Full Story>

January 31, 2014 | In the Media | Investor's Business Daily
Approach change with open mind and willing attitude

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January 23, 2014 | Press Releases
DHR completes searches for CEO and CDO of the Denver Zoological Foundation

Global executive search firm DHR International is pleased to announce the successful placement of Shannon Block as President/CEO and Christopher Harvey as Chief Development Officer of the Denver Zoological Foundation. Full Story>

January 16, 2014 | In the Media | GlobeSt.com
Experts See Downturn in Job Momentum

Despite a pick-up in nationwide job gains in the fourth quarter of 2013, December’s numbers fell short of expectation, causing experts to believe that a decline in labor-force participation is the more significant trend. Full Story>

January 6, 2014 | Press Releases
Pangburn joins DHR as EVP in Washington D.C.

Global executive search firm DHR International is pleased to announce that Wendy S. Pangburn has joined as executive vice president in the firm’s Washington D.C. office. Full Story>

January 2, 2014 | Press Releases
Godwin joins DHR as EVP in Atlanta

Global executive search firm DHR International is pleased to announce that Steve Godwin has joined as the firm as an executive vice president in the Industrial and Private Equity practice groups. Full Story>