Hiring Line

Updates from the "Hiring Line"

A series of case studies, reports and dialogues examining what is actually going on at the “frontline,” where TBG’s clients interact with potential employers.

TBG Consultant Insights

Collective insights and perspectives gleaned over the past three decades, provided by The Barrett Group’s consultants and coaches.

Weekly Frontline Reports

A collection of weekly client activities across the career coaching landscape. Progress from the frontline of our clients’ job search campaigns.

Interview Videos & Podcasts

Listen to a variety of podcasts about hot topics in career management, accessing hiring managers, interviewing and offer negotiation.

Client Success Studies

Find out how The Barrett Group’s clients landed their next jobs – an assembly of success stories and case studies.

TBG Consultant Insights

Weekly Frontline Reports

Interview Videos & Podcasts

Why Job Search Now

Recording 1: The Unpublished Market

Peter Irish, CEO, in conversation with Dan Resendes (Chief Consulting Officer) (7:02):

Put Your Worries To Work

Recording 2: The Published Market

Peter Irish, CEO, in conversation with Julie Mathern (Executive Career Consultant and Program Manager) (8:55):

Now More Than Ever

Recording 3: The Recruiter Market

Peter Irish, CEO, in conversation with Waffles Natusch (VP of Client Services and Client Concierge) (8:24):

Who Is Eating Your Lunch

Recording 4: Market Update

Listen to Peter Irish, CEO, in conversation with Rick Gelber (Senior Career Consultant) (11:00):

Current Market Update

Recording 5: Market Update (4/1/2020)

Peter Irish, CEO, in conversation with Dan Resendes (Chief Consulting Officer) (2:22):

Plan Your Future Now

Recording 6: LinkedIn

Peter Irish, CEO, in conversation with Anne Lipsitz (Executive Career Consultant and Program Manager) (11:07):

Effective Job Search Strategy

Recording 7: The Clarity Program (First Step)

Peter Irish, CEO, in conversation with Scott Henderson (Clarity and Automation Manager) (7:50):

Create Your Path Forward

Recording 8: About Ageism

Listen to Peter Irish, CEO, in conversation with Waffles Natusch (VP of Client Services & Concierge) (9:26):

A Tailored Fit

Recording 9: Client Testimonial

Peter Irish, CEO, in conversation with Chris Burger (The Barrett Group Client) (5:52):

Video: A Tailored Fit

 

Prepare Your Next Career Step

Recording 10: Interviewing Activities

Peter Irish, CEO, in conversation with Lori Chevalier (Executive Career Consultant and Program Manager) (7:21):

Executive Careers

Recording 11: Unpublished Market Update

Peter Irish, CEO, in conversation with Greg Emslie (Executive Career Consultant and Program Manager) (14:08):

Plan Ahead - Get Ahead

Recording 12: Process For Client Success

Peter Irish, CEO with news from the Chairman’s Blog: Nine clients found great jobs in the last two weeks! (3:45)

Leaders are in Demand

Recording 13: Interviewing Activity

Peter Irish in conversation with Dan Resendes & Waffles Natusch (9:53):

This is a Chance - Take It

Recording 14: Hiring Activity & Processes

Peter Irish in conversation with Dan Resendes & Waffles Natusch (8:34):

Maximize Your Potential

Recording 15: 28 Happy Clients

Peter Irish, CEO with news from the Chairman’s Blog: 28 Happy Clients either landed jobs or received offers (4:18):

Be Proactive Now

Recording 16: Success Stories

Peter Irish, CEO, in conversation with Paula Nordhoff (Executive Career Consultant and Program Manager) (11:30):

The Executive Market

Recording 17: Success Stories

Peter Irish, CEO, in conversation with Vivek Agarwal, Executive Career Consultant and Program Manager (15:36):

Expand Your Network

Recording 18: Success Stories

Peter Irish, CEO, in conversation with Anne Lipsitz (Executive Career Consultant and Program Manager) (7:17):

50+ Job Landings in Q2 of 2020

Recording 19: Fifty Shades of Hurray!

Peter Irish, CEO of The Barrett Group, takes a look back at the second quarter and reports that 53 landed executive jobs (7:17):

Time is of the Essence

Recording 20: To be posted very soon!

Peter Irish, CEO, in conversation TBD

Client Success Studies

  • All
  • Medical Devices
  • Retail
  • Sales & Advertising
  • USA

VP of Operations: Diane

After two years in a consulting role, Diane realized that she preferred and wanted to return to a corporate environment.

Chief Commercial Officer: Peter Witke

When an executive-level disagreement about management structure forced him to seek other employment in the middle of the Covid crisis, Peter knew he needed help.

Area Sales Manager: Bob Meara

When new senior leadership made corporate changes Bob disagreed with, he decided to leave. But after 20 years at one company he didn’t know where to start.

Recommended Resources

WSJ.com: “Who’s Hiring and Who’s Firing

As the coronavirus disrupts normal life across the U.S., companies are making sudden and major changes to their workforces, including massive cutting and hiring of jobs. The Wall Street Journal is tracking the responses from the largest companies.

The 18 Best Remote Job Boards in 2020

How do you find remote jobs online to apply for? Which remote job search engines have the most listings? In this article, we’re going to look at the best remote job boards and job search engines to find full-time remote/telecommuting jobs in every industry.

WSJ.com: “Looking for a Job? Big Tech Is Still Hiring

Coronavirus has ravaged the American job market, but tech giants remain on the hunt for cybersecurity experts and engineers; Facebook filling 10,000 roles in 2020.

Economist.com/coronavirus: “Learning to fight the next pandemic

The novel coronavirus will hasten three big medical breakthroughs. That is just a start, says Bill Gates.

Politico.com: “Morning Money Virtyal Interview with LinkedIn’s Chief Economist Karin Kimbrough

POLITICO chief economic correspondent Ben White interviews LinkedIn chief economist Karin Kimbrough about the prospects for economic growth in second half of 2020, the uptick in jobless claims after weeks of decline and how extending unemployment benefits could help in the economic recovery.

Barrett Speaks

Our View from the Front Lines of the Job Market

8 Key Career Lessons to Be an Executive

8 Key Career Lessons to Be an Executive

Eight great lessons for people who are navigating the demands of the modern executive job market – because it’s no longer prudent to leave the task only to recruiters.

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12 Ways to Maximize LinkedIn During a Career Change

12 Ways to Maximize LinkedIn During a Career Change

Most people considering a career change know that LinkedIn is THE place to start a job search. But few fully understand the richness of the tool.

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4 Crucial Tips for Remote Interviewing

4 Crucial Tips for Remote Interviewing

When the pandemic hit in March, most people got a crash course in using online conferencing technology whether they wanted it or not.

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