The Profession

Leadership Advisory


Executive search firms not only place leaders but also advise clients on leadership strategies to further a company’s success. Leadership consultants are retained by clients for a variety of services–from succession planning to diversity and inclusion programs to assessment and coaching—further ensuring that the right leaders are working to build an effective organizational culture.


Leadership consultants implement a client-centered process to each assignment. They are committed to evaluating a client’s organizational culture to offer customized leadership programs tailored to fit a company’s present and future needs. Firms employ highly sophisticated methodologies to evaluate a client’s culture, structure, and potential. Utilizing their expertise, leadership consultants create long-term solutions that position clients for a competitive advantage in their industries.


Leadership consultants begin an assignment by understanding the unique leadership challenges and opportunities of a client. They are committed to the long-term success of a client's leadership team and are equipped to provide a portfolio of services customized to the organization's mission and long-term vision.

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