11 Ways to Find the Leader in Your Organization

When I ask search committees for competencies or qualities they feel are critical in their next hire I always hear people express the need for a good leader. The problem for me is identifying what leadership means as a group … READ MORE »

10 Tips for Handling Difficult Conversations

We all have participated in difficult conversations whether in our personal lives or our business lives. Many of us have been on the receiving end and some have had the task to deliver a difficult message. No matter which side … READ MORE »

Bust the Holiday Job Search Myth: Career Partners International’s Brian Hinchcliffe Shares the Facts

Job seekers hear an array of stories about job seeking through the holidays, many of which are false.  The predominant myth is that nothing is going to happen between now and the end of the year.  A whole month where … READ MORE »

Steps to Building a Successful LinkedIn Company Page

 LinkedIn is more than just a site for job seekers.  With more than 450 million members worldwide, it is a great place to build leads and build brand awareness for your company.  To take advantage of this free service you … READ MORE »

How Do People Really Find Their Next Job: Career Partners International Shares Outplacement Facts

September 27, 2016 COLUMBUS, OH— Career Partners International (CPI), one of the largest career management consultancies in the world, shares the latest research and current statistics surrounding how people actually find jobs. Most outplacement companies tout their ability to provide … READ MORE »

Do You See What I See? Selective Perception and Leadership

I am keenly aware that people who are having a conflict often have difficulty resolving their differences because of their refusal to listen and understand the other person’s positions and underlying motivations. When they are in the middle of a … READ MORE »

MRG to Close Hiawatha Office

Founded in 1989, the Management Resource Group, Ltd. has been offering the area’s premier talent management services in retained search, career transition, coaching, consulting, and assessments. In 1996, we opened a second office to serve the Cedar Rapids/Iowa City corridor. … READ MORE »

2015 Global Trends in Career Transition Survey

The Career Partners International Global Research Institute is pleased to share key results from our 2015 Global Trends in Career Transition Survey. The Survey had over 1,000 respondents, spanning 6 continents and had a strong representation from organizations of varying … READ MORE »

The Kiplinger Letter | Millenials in the Workplace

Kiplinger_10.16.15 As millennials dominate the U.S. labor force… Employers must refocus workplace policies to recruit, manage and keep young, tech-savvy workers. Being seen as an employer of choice is vital as the battle for skilled, educated workers heats up. By 2025, millennials will account … READ MORE »

Quad Cities: Make it Here

Our secret is getting out.  The Quad Cities has been cultivating its reputation as a welcoming home for entrepreneurs and innovators and people are starting to notice.  Multiple businesses have utilized the gifts that four (five) cities, working together, can … READ MORE »