The View From The Inside: 2009 – A Year To Forget?

executives looking into the future

Peter Felix, President of the Association of Executive Search Consultants (AESC), reviews executive search in 2009 and the industry’s hopes for the future.


DALLAS (November 19, 2009) – The Regus Group (LSE: RGU), the world’s largest provider of workplace solutions, and BlueSteps, the career management service that provides senior executives with continual exposure to the world’s leading executive search firms, announced the launch of an alliance that will offer BlueSteps members substantial benefits from Regus.  

The Strategic Challenges of Leading Global Organizations

At the AESC 2009 Annual Americas conference, Adrian Wooldridge moderated a discussion of the strategic choices facing global companies in terms of asset and resource allocation, management and decision making structures and growth parameters with a leading CEO and Dean of the Business School for the World.

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Moderated by Adrian Wooldridge, Washington DC Bureau Chief, The Economist
Frank Brown, Dean, INSEAD
James Griffith, President and CEO, The Timken Company

The BlueSteps Edge: Financial Services

Exclusive interviews with top executive recruiters and headhunters in key sectors - to bring you the latest career updates from the front lines.

The BlueSteps Edge: Manufacturing, Keith Syberg
Exclusive interviews with top executive recruiters and headhunters in key sectors--to bring you the latest executive career updates from the front lines.

Executive headhunter looking to fill senior executive jobs


In this audio recording Andrew Sobel, a leading authority on the skills and strategies required to build enduring client relationships, outlines actionable points to improve your client relations. The seminar was recorded exclusively for AESC member search consultants, to help maximize the number of searches gained during an economic downturn. Andrew Sobel’s sound advice spans across industries and functions as he highlights many key downfalls of professional services.

Asian MBA (AMBA) 1st Annual Career Expo – Sept 2009

A sponsor receives an executive resume from an Asian MBA at the AMBA career expo
The exchange between the hiring companies and the MBA's was extremely positive

72% Hold Neutral to Positive Outlook for Job Market During Next Six Months

New York, August 13, 2009 – Results from a recent poll of global senior executive members of BlueSteps.com, conducted from 1 July – 12 August 2009, revealed that 48% expect the economy to rebound in the first half of 2010. Only 25% of those surveyed believe a recovery will occur in the second half of 2009, with 27% not expecting a recovery until the second half of 2010 or later.