Top 8+ Things You MUST do Today to Hire the Team of the Future

Top 8+ Things You MUST do Today to Hire the Team of the Future

Talent in today’s attention economy and innovation environment is the catalyst of success. This is proven time and again by those companies that rank recruiting and talent as their number one priority, year in and year out. Companies like Apple, Disney, Nike and Google all rank a commitment to hiring top talent as their number 1 priority. These organizations are also …

10 People Will Perish in the Next Minute from Smoking

10 People Will Perish in the Next Minute from Smoking

Tobacco use continues to be the leading cause of preventable death in the United States, accounting for about 30% of all cancer deaths. While fewer people are smoking cigarettes and smoking rates have drastically dropped during the past several decades, there are still an estimated 34.2 million people in the U.S. who smoke. For more than 40 years, the American Cancer …

Get your time back... and Connect Better with People

Get your time back… and Connect Better with People

As managers of commercial groups in the areas of Life Sciences, Diagnostics, Genetics, and Oncology, you need your teams engaged more today than ever in the past. We are in a time of rising mental health and motivational challenges fueled by isolation, loneliness, and fear; but you can do great things to better encourage and engage your team so that …

Top 5+ Essential Elements to Building a Talent Brand that Attracts A+ Players

Top 5+ Essential Elements to Building a Talent Brand that Attracts A+ Players

An organization no longer has the luxury of singularly focusing on “how good is our product or service?” Now, it’s equally as important to ask, “How good a company are we to work for…?” In today’s LinkedIN News feed, you will discover talent is on the move. While people were staying put for the duration of what they thought would be a short …

How to Start More Conversations In A Remote World

How to Start More Conversations In A Remote World

At a time when your outside salespeople are locked away and not able to use the skills that they have been trained on since they started in their profession, Brynne Tillman is here to provide us with a solid methodology that will Convert your Connections to Conversations! Brynne is the founder of Social Sales Link, where she is responsible for training …

Top 6+ Surefire Ways to Hire the Wrong Genetics or Genomics Salesperson Today

Top 6+ Surefire Ways to Hire the Wrong Genetics or Genomics Salesperson Today

According to Forbes, the U.S. Department of Labor puts the cost of a bad hire at 30% of the hire’s annual salary. In his book, Topgrading, Dr. Bradford Smart estimates the cost of a mis-hire to be much higher than that of Forbes. On the other hand, McKinsey & Co. states that employing a top performer rather than an average performer means …

Top 16+ Ways to Minimize Stress and Maximize Wellbeing

Top 16+ Ways to Minimize Stress and Maximize Wellbeing

If your stress-o-meter hasn’t pegged at PROFOUND in the last half year or so, we would liked to find out your secret. Even without a paralyzing pandemic, civil discord and contentious political races that may add to feelings of tension, the average person will sometimes experience elevated levels of stress in normal times. What we face today is certainly an unprecedented …

Top 10+ Ways to Simplify Your Life from a Futurist

Top 10+ Ways to Simplify Your Life from a Futurist

The question we recently have been confronting here and with all those we talk to is this: 𝙃𝙤𝙬 𝙘𝙖𝙣 𝙬𝙚 𝙞𝙣𝙩𝙚𝙣𝙩𝙞𝙤𝙣𝙖𝙡𝙡𝙮 𝙖𝙙𝙙 𝙖 𝙡𝙞𝙩𝙩𝙡𝙚 𝙨𝙞𝙢𝙥𝙡𝙞𝙘𝙞𝙩𝙮 𝙩𝙤 𝙤𝙪𝙧 𝙣𝙚𝙬 𝙧𝙤𝙪𝙩𝙞𝙣𝙚𝙨? One might think, without commutes and cross-country or global flights, the days would get easier. Yet juggling, in some cases, entire families working from home – whether it be professional or school – …

Top 10+ Ways to Simplify Your Work and Life with Bill Jensen

Top 10+ Ways to Simplify Your Work and Life with Bill Jensen

𝐇𝐨𝐰 𝐦𝐮𝐜𝐡 𝐛𝐮𝐬𝐲𝐰𝐨𝐫𝐤 𝐚𝐫𝐞 𝐲𝐨𝐮 𝐝𝐨𝐢𝐧𝐠 𝐝𝐚𝐢𝐥𝐲 𝐭𝐡𝐚𝐭 𝐤𝐞𝐞𝐩𝐬 𝐲𝐨𝐮 𝐟𝐫𝐨𝐦 𝐛𝐞𝐢𝐧𝐠 𝐲𝐨𝐮𝐫 𝐛𝐞𝐬𝐭 𝐟𝐨𝐫 𝐲𝐨𝐮𝐫 𝐜𝐨𝐦𝐩𝐚𝐧𝐲, 𝐭𝐞𝐚𝐦, 𝐚𝐧𝐝 𝐟𝐚𝐦𝐢𝐥𝐲? In today’s podcast, best-selling author, keynote speaker, and futurist, Bill Jensen teaches us a few lessons on why your time matters and how to get it back. The ONLY thing that we all have the same amount of is time, so the …

Take Mindful Action to Prioritize and Enhance Emotional Well-Being

Take Mindful Action to Prioritize and Enhance Emotional Well-Being

A little bit of optimism and a dose of feng shui can truly go a long way to improve emotional well-being, and both point to a level of intentional wellness that many may be missing in the upset pandemic and social discord has caused. October is Emotional Wellness Month, and while you may have never dealt with mental health or emotional issues before, …

Top 9+ Things You Need to Know About this Silent Disease

Top 9+ Things You Need to Know About this Silent Disease

World Osteoporosis Day (WOD), observed October 20 each year, marks a year-long campaign dedicated to raising global awareness of the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of osteoporosis. WOD aims to make osteoporosis and fracture prevention a global health priority by reaching out to health-care professionals, the media, policy makers, patients, and the public at large. The campaign will feature “THAT’S OSTEOPOROSIS” …

Top 6+ Talents Required to Thrive in Demand Marketing Today

Top 6+ Talents Required to Thrive in Demand Marketing Today

Demand marketing, demand generation, or demand gen involves a variety of marketing techniques that build brand base and nurture existing prospects and customers. Having come up through the marketing ranks, we at CercaTalent+ are deeply invested in understanding and helping our clients adapt to the way marketing is changing. It is clear, we all want quality leads; demand marketing focuses …

Do You Even Know What Demand Marketing Is? You Should!

Do You Even Know What Demand Marketing Is? You Should!

Today’s guest is Chris Walker! In this episode, we will share with you how to adjust your thinking around demand marketing, amplify sales success by becoming buyer centric and avoid using politics and feelings to establish your marketing cadence. The idea is to ensure you have the most effective future focus and are making the changes essential to increase sales, improve marketing …

Top 7+ Ways Leaders Will Ensure the Team Thrives in Upheaval

We are all trying to discover and create ways to thrive in this new economy. While some are waiting for things to get “back to normal”, you shouldn’t. They won’t. Our podcasts have focused on the ways our guests are shaping their leadership to ensure the success of their team(s) and the clients they serve. As we keep saying, REAL leadership …

Top 3+ Ways to Rapidly Reach Peak Performance

Top 3+ Ways to Rapidly Reach Peak Performance

It has become routine in our podcasts that we talk with guests about the things they are doing to stay sharp; and in every conversation, each has indicated their top hires have a teachable spirit and are lifelong learners. It is apparent in these discussions that thought leaders acknowledge success depends largely on a person’s willingness to expand their thinking. While many people and …

15 Essential Traits Of the Top 1% in Peak Performance

15 Essential Traits Of the Top 1% in Peak Performance

In this economy especially, it has become critically important to hire the best of the best.  You must be rigorous and disciplined in assessing future team members to ensure the people you are recruiting truly fit and will help you carry the company into the future.  Our most recent podcast guest, Marcus Chan of Venli Consulting, suggests the center of this …

Invest in Your Sales Mindset | Talent+Talks Podcast with Marcus Chan

Invest in Your Sales Mindset | Talent+Talks Podcast with Marcus Chan

Today’s guest is Marcus Chan!  In this episode, brought to you on International Podcast Day, we will share with you how to tune your sales process, amplify sales success and establish essential routines.  The idea is to ensure you have the most effective focus and well developed organization to increase sales, improve marketing and enhance leadership. Marcus is a sales …

Top 6+ Ways to Teach Your Team to Rise Above Fear

Top 6+ Ways to Teach Your Team to Rise Above Fear

Whether you are a leader, an individual contributor or a solo entrepreneur, you must face the fact fear is a fierce foe forged to fight hard. Hardwired in every human, in many ways, it has served to perpetuate the survival of our species. In other ways, it has crippled us, constrained us, and even enshackled us.  On many days, fear works to …

Top 9+ Ways to Always Be Amazing, Even in Crisis

Top 9+ Ways to Always Be Amazing, Even in Crisis

Last week we had the chance to speak with Shep Hyken, an expert in customer service and customer experience. During the podcast, we covered how, now more than ever before, the customer experience today will dictate the future of your company. Only by Exceeding Expectations can we hope to work with current and future clients again…and again. Shep is clear, the customer …

How We Must Adjust to Exceed our Customers'​ Expectations

How We Must Adjust to Exceed our Customers’​ Expectations

Today’s guest is Shep Hyken! In this episode, we discuss how many companies and their sales, operations and marketing teams can work to Exceed Expectations and explore ways to empower your team to make that happened in today’s economy. Shep is a customer experience expert and the Chief Amazement Officer at Shepard Presentations. He is a New York Times and Wall …

We Will Always Remember 911

We Will Always Remember

Today we observe our nineteenth “Patriot Day” in the United States, set aside as an unbreakable promise to never forget the lives of Americans taken from us on September 11.  Across the country, in a National Day of Service and Remembrance, numerous events will solemnly recall the devastating loss and the destruction designed to shred the very fabric of this …

Top 11+ Ways to Win in Sales Without Face-to-Face Meetings

Top 11+ Ways to Win in Sales Without Face-to-Face Meetings

The times are tumultuous still, and to be successful in this attention economy, sales leaders and their teams must find new ways to earn the right to advance with more clients than ever before. The pandemic put us all a little behind, and to catch up will require a paradigm shift toward more meaningful social selling and new ways of really …

Today is Wear Teal Day to Raise Ovarian Cancer Awareness

Today is Wear Teal Day to Raise Ovarian Cancer Awareness

Each year, the first Friday in September is designated as Wear Teal Day. On this day, organizations unite in an effort to encourage you to dress in teal and educate yourself and those around you about the symptoms and risk factors of Ovarian Cancer. With almost 80% of women diagnosed in advanced stages of ovarian cancer, when prognosis is poor, more needs …

Top 7+ Tips for Choosing Talent that Fits the Team

Top 7+ Tips for Choosing Talent that Fits the Team

In this economy especially, it has become critically important to hone the process of hiring. You must be methodical and adopt assessment and points systems to ensure the people you are bringing to the team really fit and will help you carry the company into the future. Our most recent podcast guest, Jake Dunlap, suggests also using an experience interview process, …

Your Sales Process Is BROKEN! Let's Fix It

Your Sales Process Is BROKEN! Let’s Fix It

Today’s guest is Jake Dunlap! In this episode, brought to you on Global Talent Acquisition Day, we discuss how many companies and sales teams are working with a broken sales process, especially given today’s issues of not being able to go and visit as many clients as we once were able to…. Jake is a sales leader and entrepreneur with more than …

Top 7+ Essentials You Must Have in Talent to Thrive Today

Top 7+ Essentials You Must Have in Talent to Thrive Today

It is clear concerns over the pandemic, unemployment and economic uncertainty are high and have our focused attention, while budgets are being cut and the road ahead is a bit foggy. What is certain: companies cannot afford to make bad hires during this time. Gone are the days where you simply could recruit well. Now, you need to recruit with Precision and near perfection. To …

Video is the Key to More Sales

Video is the Key to More Sales

Considering current market conditions brought by COVID-19, it is time to throw out the old school ways of working. Our guest on this podcast, Todd Hartley, will deliver to you tangible, actionable ideas about how to think, market, sell, hire and thrive during these times, and he will introduce innovative tools to you and share new, compelling ideas about how to meaningfully …

Top 14+ Ways Unleashing the Power of a Nap Promotes Peak Performance

Top 14+ Ways Unleashing the Power of a Nap Promotes Peak Performance

Have you been having problems achieving peak performance in this period of pandemic? Consider taking a nap to get yourself back up to speed. It is National Napping Month, after all. It might seem strange that a hard charging recruitment team seeking the best, “give it your all” kind of talent would share a few thoughts on the power of napping, …

Why Training is Essential to Your Talent Brand and Your Future

Why Training is Essential to Your Talent Brand and Your Future

Yesterday was Aviation Day, and that reminded us of the thoughts of an aviator friend and perspectives from our recent podcast with David Rutherford of Team Froglogic on the critical importance of training to your team’s success. What follows are a few of the essentials you must consider when hiring, based on training, and when preparing your team to do the jobs they …

Top 3+ Essential Talents Required to Thrive in Today’s Economy

Top 3+ Essential Talents Required to Thrive in Today’s Economy

Back in 1959, Peter Drucker predicted that the major changes in society would soon be brought about by information. He coined the phrase “knowledge worker” and said that we were moving to an age when people would generate value with their minds more than with their muscle. This shift from a machine and labor perspective to one of intelligence and …

The Leadership Needed on Your Commercial Team Post COVID-19

Episode ONE | The Leadership Needed on Your Team Post COVID—19

My first job out of college was working as a sales representative in the laboratory industry. Since that time, I have never left. The teams I lead and consult with today focus on Life Sciences, Diagnostics, Oncology and Genetics because it’s what drives us and the healthcare industry. To amplify the work we do as proponents of today’s laboratory and the personnel that …

New Healthcare Leadership and Innovation Podcast Talent Talks from CercaTalent Hosted by Scott Rivers

The Leadership Needed In Your Commercial Team Post COVID-19

Now, more than ever, we need real leaders. Not people managing out of fear – either their own or using that of others – not those who belittle, and definitely not those who manipulate their teams to get a job done, regardless of cost. What we need are those that can better equip, enable, encourage and empower their teams to be the …

New Healthcare Leadership and Innovation Podcast Talent Talks from CercaTalent Hosted by Scott Rivers

A New Healthcare Leadership and Innovation Podcast, Talent+Talks, from CercaTalent+, Hosted by Scott Rivers

NEW YORK (PRWEB) AUGUST 11, 2020 CercaTalent+, a provider of TOP TALENT FOR PEAK PERFORMANCE, has launched a new podcast. Talent+Talks, (BuzzSprout), is a podcast about Innovation and Leadership in Laboratory Medicine focused on Life Sciences, Diagnostics, Oncology, Genetics and Genomics, because these inspire us and drive the healthcare industry. The discussions are geared towards leaders in general and commercial agents, …

Diagnostics Capital Equipment Sales

Clinical Diagnostics Sales / Diagnostics Capital Equipment Sales The Company: An industry leader in the business of Diagnostic Instruments and Reagents, this company is in search of its next President’s Club Award winning Sales Specialist in their Iowa / Nebraska territory. The Opportunity: This position is responsible for selling clinical capital equipment in the Acute Care and Reference laboratory market …

Manufacturing Engineer

Formulation / Manufacturing Engineer The Company: An industry leader in the business of Molecular Infectious Disease Testing, this company is in search of a key engineering leader in the areas of Formulation Development and Manufacturing. The Opportunity: The Compensation: Commensurate with experience The Qualifications: Keywords: Molecular Diagnostics, Diagnostics, Hospital Sales, Infectious Disease, Pathology, Laboratory, Reference Laboratory, Medical Equipment, Hospital, Hospital …

Regulatory Affairs Manager

Business Development Manager – Research / Clinical The Company: An industry leader in the business of Precision Medicine, Genetics and Diagnostics, this company is in search of its next President’s Club Award winning Business Development Manager in the Northeast area of the US. The Opportunity: This position is responsible for identifying, qualifying and closing business in the research, academic and …