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It's time for extreme ownership in search


Rick DeRose and Kevin O’Neill, Co-Founders and Managing Partners discuss why firms must take ‘extreme ownership’ of client needs

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Dave Allen on the Power of Purpose and Great Leadership


Q&A with founder of Brandpie, award-winning international brand expert, and a leading thinker in purpose-led transformation.

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As seen in Thrive Global: 3 Qualities That Will Elevate Your Leadership


These are some of the tried-and-true characteristics shared by all-star leaders — backed by Acertitude insights

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How to Attract Talent to a PE-Backed Company Undergoing Major Transformation


Portfolio company transformations require leaders with a unique set of skills. Find out more about attracting the best candidates.

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A playbook for making a critical portfolio-company hire: the CFO


Learn how to create a playbook for hiring your portfolio company's next CFO and maximize your return on investment.

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Emotional Intelligence and the C-Suite


Acertitude Managing Partner Kevin O’Neill dives deeper into the role of emotional intelligence and leadership with world-renowned psychologist and best-selling author, Dr. Daniel Goleman. Explore how to ‘hire people who look like the stars’ and more takeaways in this piece.  

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As Seen in Entrepreneur: This Is How to Be Present for Your Employees in Times of Change


Acertitude insights support idea that when it comes to leading organizational changes, CEOs must be quarterbacks — not sideline coaches.

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Due diligence: 3 personality traits to look for in a company's leadership team


Managing Partner Rick DeRose understands that due diligence is critical in evaluating executive leadership. He recommends these three tips to perform due diligence effectively.

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Leading and Inspiring Executive Teams In Times Of Change


In his 25 years of advising boards and CEOs, Managing Partner Kevin O'Neill has observed countless successes and failures, and the successful CEOs have a very similar approach. If you want the benefit of this collective wisdom, do these five things.

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As Seen in Inc. Magazine: 3 Ways to Hold on to Your Best Employees


Acertitude insights featured on building an engaged workforce through future-focused conversations with candidates.

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