Thomas Fuller
An NACD Certified Board Governance Fellow and independent Board Director of Tingley Rubber Corporation, IMD International, and The Association of Executive Search Consultants, Tom has executed hundreds of senior executive and board director search projects for Fortune 500 as well as small to mid-cap, and privately-held companies.Read Full Bio
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Getting Real About Ethical Leadership

Even in this day and age, ethics still matter. In the 1990s, then-President Bill Clinton was the center of many ethics-based discussions after lying to the American people in a televised statement about his relationship with White House staffer Monica Lewinsky, which later lead to impeachment trials.

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Navigating the Unfamiliar Waters of a Candidates’ Market

It's a candidates' market and the talent is calling the shots. In this day and age, professionals are more on board with the idea of leaving their current positions and seeking out better alternatives than they were just a few years ago. The proof? Data from the U.S. Department of Labor revealed more people quit their jobs this past March than in any other month over the past seven years. In short, it’s a candidates’ market and the talent is calling the shots.

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Why Is Innovation So Damn Hard?

Why are truly innovative corporate cultures so few and far between? Nearly three-quarters (73 percent) of American CEOs polled by PricewaterhouseCoopers believe their industries will be disrupted over the next five years as direct and indirect competition heats up. Innovation may be the only way for their companies to survive and thrive – but spearheading successful innovation is easier said than done.