Partnering with a search consultant

Written on Jun 20, 2019

 

MayJune_Voice_2019Finding the right staff can be a task that can discourage even the most determined professional. Sometimes the answer is to use an executive search consultant. 

“Every firm that has lost a talented CPA to a client, corporate accounting role or another CPA firm, wants to find a replacement with a similar level of ability,” writes Dan Toussant in the May/June issue of CPA Voice.

But before you hastily fill the role with a candidate, Toussant says it’s important to consider the type of effort you’re willing to put into the search. That’s where an executive search consultant comes in.

“Their niche knowledge can help you understand how talent is being acquired in the marketplace, and might address your hiring plan,” he writes.

Learn more about the different types of searches an executive consultant can help you with and read the article available now.

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