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Do You Need a CFO?

05.22.2017 | Published By:

Steven A. Cook

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I often get asked by my peers if their company needs a CFO and it’s not surprising for CEOs with good controllers and accounting managers to struggle with it. The lines between unique skill sets are blurred in many companies; however the differences are important and should not be overlooked. This post explains four key job responsibilities of CFOs and highlights red flags, which are helpful for deciding if it might be time to consider hiring a full time or part time CFO.

Categories: CFO Consulting, Executive Placement Consulting

Tags: strategic planning,cfo consulting,hiring manager,recruiting candidates,recruiting firms,hiring,executive leadership,operational advice

Showing the Strategic Value of HR - Part 2

11.21.2016 | Published By:

Teresa Foltz, Houston

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In this two-part series, Teresa Foltz, senior Human Resources consultant for vcfo, describes how HR Departments can earn the respect and confidence of leadership and the work groups they serve through understanding the businesses they support, value added solutions, and remembering the HR department is a service to the internal customer not the company police department.

Categories: Human Resources, Recruiting Consulting, Human Resources Consulting

Tags: hr consulting firms,hiring methods,hiring,recruiting firms,hiring manager,recruiting candidates

Why a Strategic, Not Reactive, Recruiting Approach Works for Us and Can Benefit You in 2017

11.04.2016 | Published By:

Vira Trevino-Garcia

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As we close 2016 and prepare to begin a new year, we're presented with the ideal opportunity to create a focused hiring plan and start putting it into action. But how does one go about addressing the finer points of this process? Here, we prioritize the most critical needs of a prospective end-of-year plan. 

Categories: Recruiting, Human Resources, Executive Placement, Recruiting Consulting, Human Resources Consulting, Executive Placement Consulting

Tags: strategic planning,hiring,hr consulting firms,recruiting firms,hiring methods,recruiting candidates,hiring manager

Recruiting Millennials

09.25.2016 | Published By:

Jewel Roberson

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As members of another generation, whether you’re a Baby Boomer or part of Generation X or Y, interacting with the Millennial Generation may require using new communication methods. To connect effectively with millennials, we have to understand and adapt to their TFC: Traits, Formalities, and Channels.

Categories: Recruiting, Human Resources, Executive Placement, Recruiting Consulting, Human Resources Consulting, Executive Placement Consulting

Tags: executive leadership,hiring,cfo consulting,recruiting firms,job seekers,recruiting candidates,hiring manager

What Overtime Exemptions Mean for Your Business

08.11.2016 | Published By:

Kelly Wells, Dallas

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Kelly Wells, senior Human Resources consultant for vcfo, provides an overview relating to the recent updates of the overtime regulations and how it affects businesses. 

Categories: Human Resources, Recruiting Consulting, Human Resources Consulting

Tags: hr consulting firms,hiring methods,hiring,recruiting firms,hiring manager,recruiting candidates

Why Do Employees Stray?

09.12.2013 | Published By:

Craig Jackson, Austin

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Craig Jackson discusses five reasons that motivate employees to look for a new position, from company stability to the corporate environment.

Categories: Recruiting, Recruiting Consulting

Tags: recruiting firms,recruiting candidates,employee retention

Culture Eats Strategy Every Time…

07.15.2013 | Published By:

Craig Jackson, Austin

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When hiring new team members it is important to consider how they will fit into your team, as well as your company, culture.

Categories: Recruiting, Recruiting Consulting

Tags: recruiting firms,recruiting candidates,job seekers

Tips for Employee Retention and Turnover Reduction in Today’s Competitive Market - Part Two

06.10.2013 | Published By:

Laurie Holsman, Austin

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Executive Recruiter Laurie Holsman recently blogged about tips for employee retention and turnover reduction in today's competitive market. Read the second installment of her blog post.

Categories: Recruiting, Recruiting Consulting, About vcfo

Tags: recruiting firms,executive leadership,employee retention,operational advice

Tips for Employee Retention and Turnover Reduction in Today’s Competitive Market

05.22.2013 | Published By:

Laurie Holsman, Austin

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In the first of this two-part series, vcfo Executive Recruiter Laurie Holsman provides some tips on retaining employees and reducing turnover.

Categories: Recruiting, Recruiting Consulting, About vcfo

Tags: recruiting firms,employee retention,operational advice

It’s All About the Networking

05.09.2013 | Published By:

Craig Jackson, Austin

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Networking is the most critical step you can make while searching for your next job.

Categories: Recruiting, Recruiting Consulting

Tags: hiring,recruiting firms,recruiting candidates,job seekers

The Platinum Rule of Hiring

04.24.2013 | Published By:

Craig Jackson, Austin

It's important to let the candidate do the majority of the talking during an interview, as you want to find out as much information as you can prior to hiring.

Categories: Recruiting, Recruiting Consulting

Tags: hiring,recruiting firms,recruiting candidates,job seekers

Recruiters vs. Job Boards

03.27.2013 | Published By:

Corey Babel, Austin

Executive Recruiter Corey Babel highlights the value recruiters can offer companies in their talent searches. Below are some reasons why hiring a recruiter is more useful than simply logging into the job boards to find a specific candidate.

Categories: Recruiting, Recruiting Consulting

Tags: hiring,recruiting firms,recruiting candidates,job seekers

You finally landed a job interview—now prepare yourself

02.27.2013 | Published By:

Corey Babel, Austin

Knowledge and preparation are the keys to successful interviewing. Corey Babel, Executive Recruiter , provides simple tips for preparing for the big day.

Categories: Recruiting, Recruiting Consulting

Tags: hiring,recruiting firms,recruiting candidates,job seekers

How do companies retain top employees?

02.07.2013 | Published By:

Craig Jackson, Austin

Employee retention saves time, money and energy. How can your company retain its key employees?

Categories: Recruiting, Recruiting Consulting

Tags: employee retention,recruiting firms

Urgency in the recruiting process

01.16.2013 | Published By:

Craig Jackson, Austin

What does urgency mean to you and your hiring process? In today's competitive recruiting world, it is imperative that your processes are set up so you can move quickly upon finding the right candidate.

Categories: Recruiting, Recruiting Consulting

Tags: hiring,recruiting industry,hiring manager,recruiting firms

The cost of recruiting via referral programs

12.06.2012 | Published By:

Craig Jackson, Austin

Relying on internal referral programs can be more costly than using an external recruiting firm.

Categories: Recruiting, Recruiting Consulting, About vcfo

Tags: recruiting firms