A Tremendous Trio of New Hires at Changepoint and GLDN

We usually fill this space with announcements of new openings, but it’s nice to occasionally celebrate people and organizations who have made it through to the other end of the process. Two of my valued clients — Changepoint and GLDN — have just made some very important hires. We here at Peckman Search Partners are […]

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Sages Found, and a Realm Revealed in All Its Splendor

Patient, you have been. Six full moons have cast their baleful gaze upon our settlements since I first apprised you of my urgent search for Three Secret Sages to assist an Unnamed Realm. Yet the fates are never idle. Even as winter was coming, our far-flung network of merchants, scribes, and artisans heeded my summons. […]

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40 Over 40 – An Interview with Herb Bridge

From the 40 Over 40 archives from 2008. This is still one of my favorite interviews. I recently sat down with one of the most interesting and delightful individuals I have had the honor and privilege meeting – Herb Bridge. Herb Bridge is co-chairman of Ben Bridge Jeweler, a 91-year-old business with 71 retail locations […]

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40 Over 40 Introduces Dan Levitan

In this segment of 40 OVER 40, I had the pleaser to interview Dan Levitan, Co-Founder and Partner at Maveron LLC, a leading venture capital firm based in Seattle, Washington. Dan Levitan is an intelligent, tough (but fair) business man whom I have had the pleasure to get to know over the last couple of […]

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How to Negotiate Salary with Less Experience

When it’s time to negotiate with a prospective employer over pay, even people with decades of experience in their field can crumble from pressures of fear, perception, expectation, and self-doubt. So it’s no surprise that those with less—or no—experience often undercut their own value and fail to get the salary they deserve. It’s a mistake […]

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