New Open Door Interview with Tim Weingarten, Founder and CEO of The Hunt, Featured on Business Insider

by ali 28. July 2014 15:40

The newest interview from the OneWire Open Door interview series features Tim Weingarten, founder and CEO of The Hunt, a revolutionary app promoting style search-and-find missions powered entirely by the community. The Hunt populates photos and search criteria for clothes and accessories that users have seen on social media sites, but don’t know where to buy them. Find out more about the innovative company and Weingarten’s past ventures in the full article and video on Business Insider: 

Why This Startup Cofounder Is Only Looking To Hire 'Experts' In Their Field

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4 Warning Signs You Are Dealing With an Unreliable Candidate

by ali 28. July 2014 09:31

Mary Gay Townsend, the Senior Managing Director of OneWire Executive Search, investigates and reports on the indications that you might be working with an untrustworthy candidate in her new article on Recruiter.com. She explains how you can predict which seemingly superstar candidates will be the first to flake out once a deal is on the table. Read the comprehensive list of warning signs and how you can dodge this dud in the full article on Recruiter.com.

4 Warning Signs You Are Dealing With an Unreliable Candidate

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How Top Executives Turn Problems into Opportunities

by ali 27. July 2014 11:08

In a new Fast Company article, Skiddy von Stade, Founder and CEO of OneWire, shares valuable advice on how to make lemonade out of lemons in a financial setting. Business leaders and everyday employees alike run into problems on the job quite frequently. But by reframing your perspective and following von Stade’s advice, management solutions will arise from the troubling times. For insightful ways to evolve obstacles into leadership opportunities, read the full article below.


How Top Executives Turn Problems into Opportunities, and You Can, Too

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Part II Open Door Interview with Linda Rottenberg, CEO and Co-Founder of Endeavor, Featured on Business Insider

by ali 16. July 2014 17:01

OneWire released the second half of the two part interview featuring Linda Rottenberg, CEO and Co-Founder of Endeavor, a non-profit organization that pioneered the field of High-Impact Entrepreneurship. Throughout the interview, Rottenberg discusses the triumphs, risks, and disappointments of building a company that instigates opportunity growth for entrepreneurs in emerging markets. Despite personal and professional hardships over the years, Rottenberg and Endeavor have created a rock solid foundation with inspiring success stories. Watch the insightful Part II interview on Business Insider:


How This CEO Took 'Smart Risks' To Help Fund Almost 600 Companies Across The Globe

 

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New Open Door Interview with Linda Rottenberg, CEO and Co-Founder of Endeavor, Featured on Business Insider

by ali 8. July 2014 10:27

The newest installment to the OneWire Open Door interview series features Linda Rottenberg, CEO and Co-Founder of Endeavor, a non-profit organization that pioneered the field of High-Impact Entrepreneurship. In the video, Rottenberg explains the lack of jobs she discovered in Latin America and how she made it her mission to create opportunities in emerging markets. Today, Endeavor operates in over 20 countries, providing entreprenurs with capital and an outlet to cultivate revolutionary ideas. Watch the captivating interview on Business Insider:


How One Investor Turned A Global Problem Into 900 Entrepreneurs

 

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Part II Open Door Interview with Richard Chilton, CEO & Founder of Chilton Investment Company, Featured on Business Insider

by ali 23. June 2014 12:01

OneWire released the second part of the two part Open Door interview featuring Richard Chilton, CEO & Founder of Chilton Investment Company, a global investment management firm. Throughout the interview, Chilton discusses the importance of collaboration, passion, and teamwork, even beyond the workplace. Additionally, Chilton provides advice on what not to mention during a hedge fund interview. See what further wisdom he has to offer in the full article and video on Business Insider:


3 Things You Can't Say In Your Hedge Fund Interview

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OneWire and EMPEA Partner to Provide Targeted Recruitment Solutions to the Global Private Capital Industry

by ali 18. June 2014 09:10

Growing industry benefits from premium talent acquisition tools and competitive job opportunities

OneWire, the leading career site for finance professionals, today announced a new partnership with EMPEA, the global industry association for private capital in emerging markets. According to EMPEA’s Talent Management Survey, competition for qualified talent at private equity firms is expected to intensify in most emerging markets over the next five years, especially in Sub-Saharan Africa and Emerging Asia. The partnership was formed to support this growing industry by deepening the candidate pool and providing tools to efficiently find highly skilled individuals to fill open positions. EMPEA Members and other industry practitioners will benefit from OneWire’s competitive job opportunities, stronger recruiting technology, and access to a community of qualified talent.

Combining OneWire’s community of over 360,000 finance professionals with EMPEA’s global industry reach in developed and developing markets, a powerful Job Board has been launched on EMPEA’s website. EMPEA Member Firms are distinguished on the platform and receive discounted rates on job postings and OneWire’s other recruitment services. Candidates can access the Job Board and apply to jobs free-of-charge.

OneWire’s recruiting solutions offer greater access to qualified talent for the full spectrum of private capital players, including fund managers, institutional investors, industry advisers and portfolio companies. Additionally, EMPEA Members can leverage the OneWire Executive Search team, which specializes in private equity and hedge fund placements, for customized services at reduced rates. Whether looking for an Associate in India or a Managing Director fluent in French and Swahili, OneWire’s comprehensive professional community and proven search technology can help EMPEA’s members reach the right talent.

“OneWire is dedicated to helping firms connect with the best talent for their organizations,” said OneWire CEO, Skiddy von Stade. “The emerging markets category is expanding rapidly, and we look forward to supporting EMPEA Member Firms as they continue to grow.”

Through the partnership, the EMPEA community will also gain access to OneWire's job feed of highly competitive and current private equity opportunities. Members access the jobs directly from the EMPEA website and apply through the OneWire platform.

“EMPEA is committed to providing our members with the resources they need to remain competitive in today’s market and to supporting the development of private capital industries in emerging markets,” said Robert W. van Zwieten, President and CEO of EMPEA. “Our partnership with OneWire will provide substantial value for our members by helping them access an enhanced pool of global and local talent.”

To learn more about OneWire’s solutions and preferred pricing for EMPEA Members, please visit the EMPEA Job Board and the Recruiting Services page.

About OneWire 

OneWire, the leading career site for finance professionals, delivers precise and confidential connections between qualified candidates and premier employers. Job seekers of all experience levels create comprehensive, resume-based profiles that provide them with total privacy and control over their search. Employers publish jobs, review applicants, and search the community of over 360,000 candidates with unprecedented precision, thanks to OneWire’s proven search technology. Whether you’re searching for your next job or exceptional finance talent, OneWire can help you achieve your goals. Visit http://www.OneWire.com to learn more.

About EMPEA 

EMPEA is the global industry association for private capital in emerging markets. We are an independent non-profit organization. As EMPEA celebrates our 10th anniversary in 2014, we have over 300 member firms, comprising institutional investors, fund managers and industry advisers, who together manage more than US$1 trillion of assets and have offices in more than 100 countries across the globe. Our members share EMPEA’s belief that private capital is a highly suited investment strategy in emerging markets, delivering attractive long-term investment returns and promoting the sustainable growth of companies and economies. We support our members through global authoritative intelligence, conferences, networking, education and advocacy. To find out more, visit http://www.empea.org.

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Carolyn Kolb, 202-333-8171, press@empea.net 

Ali Schmidt-Fellner, 646-786-0879, ali@onewire.com

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New Open Door Interview with Richard Chilton, CEO & Founder of Chilton Investment Company, Released and Featured on Business Insider

by ali 17. June 2014 12:00

The newest interview from the OneWire Open Door series features Richard Chilton, CEO & Founder of Chilton Investment Company, a global investment management firm.  During the discussion, Chilton provides a firsthand account of the Wall Street evolution and how world-renowned investors shaped his learning experience in the hedge fund industry. Find out more about Chilton’s experiences in the full article and video on Business Insider:


What It's Like To Have The Godfather Of Hedge Funds Teach You How To Short Stocks

 

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5 Tips for a Seamless Career Transition

by ali 15. June 2014 10:26

Mary Gay Townsend, the Senior Managing Director of OneWire Executive Search, shares five tips for pivoting your career in her new article on Mashable. She explains that only 27% of college graduates have a career related to their major—and that it’s okay to make an ambitious career change as long as you follow through with the noted steps. To see the complete list of thought-provoking tips, read the full article here:

 

5 Tips for Pivoting Your Career

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New Open Door Interview with Ernest Scalamandre, Founder and Managing Member at AC Investment Management, Featured on Business Insider

by ali 28. May 2014 16:40

The newest installment to the OneWire Open Door interview series features Ernest Scalamandre, Founder and Managing Member at AC Investment Management, a commodity-based fund of funds. In the video, Scalamandre reveals obstacles he encountered while working on Wall Street and starting his own firms, including his bold decision to voluntarily walk away from a company he built. See what insight he has to offer in the full article and video on Business Insider:

A Wall Street CEO Didn't Like The Culture At The Firm He Built — So He Started Again From Scratch

 

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