For Candidates

“Is this the right time?”

A question frequently asked by potential candidates of a search or those who are keen on exploring new opportunities outside of their comfort zones.

Each individual and circumstance is different. Career goals, experience, personalities, work-life balance, and life stage may determine personal preferences for your next career move. It is a life changing decision that should not be taken lightly.

Here is where it really helps to have a partner and adviser to guide you through your next steps.

ZMG Ward Howell is the leader in executive search.

Our practice heads have in-depth knowledge of your current industry as they are practitioners and seasoned search professionals. We not only understand the challenges professionals face when exploring new opportunities, but also recognize the alignment of personal goals and company objectives.

The key is to keep an open mind to discovering new opportunities, meeting interesting people and learning more about how you can advance your career to the next leadership level, whether it entails leading a larger organization, or growing a new company in a different industry.

It may never be the perfect time. However, you may miss out on an opportunity of a lifetime.

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