Should I Accept the Counteroffer?

As executive recruiters, our goal is to find the candidate that best matches the needs of an organization. It’s a process we don’t take lightly. Each role is critical to the success of the company, and each candidate is highly regarded in their field based on their past contributions to their employer’s success, which would … Continued

Headhunters and Executive Search Recruiters: What’s the Difference?

Have you as a hiring manager or a candidate ever wondered about the difference between a headhunter and an executive search recruiter? We’ve been asked this question many times so we thought we would share some key information about these types of recruitment professionals. When a company lacks the internal resources, professional networks, or time … Continued

The Importance of Cultural Alignment in Executive Search

Sheer Velocity is a proud member of INAC, an international association of independently owned boutique retained search firms that has been fulfilling clients’ recruitment needs through unrivalled local expertise, global reach, and highly personalized and professional support for more than 25 years. Recently, INAC released an article, “Cultural Awareness Underpins Effective Search,” about the importance … Continued

Introducing Two New Executive Search Partners in Chicago

Sheer Velocity is thrilled to welcome our two newest executive recruiting partners, Angie Engel and Gina Kubacik, to our retained search firm’s Chicago office. They both possess vast amounts of experience in our key practice areas and will help our clients move seamlessly through the executive search process. About Angie Engel, Partner Angie Engel was … Continued

Are You Prepared for the Next Generation of Workforce Leaders?

By 2020, more than 50% of the workforce will be made up of Millennials born between 1980 and 2000. This key group will have more than $1.4 trillion in spending power and be worth approximately USD $6 billion to the global executive search and recruitment industry. Learn about this up-and-coming generation of future leaders in … Continued

A Custom Approach to Executive Search

As we enter our fifth year at Sheer Velocity, we want to thank all of our clients and friends for their continued support. As this is our inaugural blog post, we’d like to share more about our retained executive search firm’s approach to helping our clients prosper.   Finding a Cultural Fit Recognizing that the … Continued