Top 10 Ways CEOs
01 - Networking
CEOs rely on professional and personal networks to learn about job opportunities.
Executive Search Firms
Recruiters help CEOs find new roles and offer guidance throughout the job search process.
CEOs attend conferences and events to network and learn about industry trends, which can lead to job opportunities.
CEOs who serve on boards of other companies may be exposed to job openings through their connections.
Specialized recruiters who approach CEOs directly with job opportunities
Online job platforms
CEOs may use online job search platforms to browse and apply for job openings.
CEOs may receive job referrals from former colleagues, employees, or other industry contacts.
CEOs may reach out directly to companies they are interested in working for, even if no job openings are advertised.
CEOs may move up the ranks within their own company and be promoted to higher positions.
Mergers and acquisitions
CEOs may switch jobs as a result of a merger or acquisition, either by choice or necessity.