Discretion, Tools Help Hide A Job Hunt From the Boss By Dana Mattioli

Two days after posting his resume on a major job board, Jason Keith was called into his manager’s office for a talk. His boss found his resume online and wanted to know if he was considering leaving. From there, he says, he was viewed as a lame duck.. …


You Won’t Move up the Corporate Ladder by Playing it Safe By Gary M. Stern

In “Minority Rules: Turn Your Ethnicity into a Competitive Edge,” Ken Roldan and I profiled 24 minorities who were CEO, CFO, senior vice presidents and top executives. These corporate executives had advanced at leading companies such as JP Morgan Chase, Merrill Lynch, Hitachi, and …


Battalia Winston Taps Director For McGraw-Hill

Executive search firm Battalia Winston International has placed Josette Jean-Francois as senior director of leadership development for McGraw-Hill Companies. Most recently, Ms. Jean-Francois was the Vice president of leadership and management development for Brown Brothers Harriman. Rick Linde, partner of Battalia Winston International …