Executive Job Search in the Tech Sector

BlueSteps recently hosted an #ExecCareer Chat on the topic of executive job search in the tech sector, featuring Stephen Van Vreede, BlueSteps executive career advisor.

Some of the questions asked included:

  • What is the current state of the job market in the tech sector?
  • What would you rank as the major challenges for tech executives at the moment?
  • How can a tech executive get noticed in today’s job market?
  • What executive skills are in high demand in the tech sector?
  • What types of candidates are tech companies looking for? 
  • Which executive positions are the most in-demand right now in the tech sector?
  • How are tech leaders managing cybersecurity challenges specifically?
  • Has demand increased for senior tech leaders on corporate boards? What skills are sought?
  • What is the acceptance rate for the tech industry to accept executives from non-tech industries?
  • What's the best way to learn about open tech executive opportunities?

If you missed it, catch up on all the excellent advice that was given in the Storify transcript below.

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