‘Tis the Season

December 11 , 2018 acumen-talent No Comments

Happy Holidays and Happy New Year from the Acumen Team ~ Suzanne, Karen, Amanda, Molly, and Chris.

Acumen Receives Award from PNDC

November 21 , 2018 acumen-talent No Comments

Acumen Executive Search was the proud recipient of the Pacific Northwest Defense Coalition (PNDC) 2018 Sustaining Member of the Year Award for their ongoing leadership,

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OEDA Conference – Where Great People and Ideas Connect

October 17 , 2018 acumen-talent No Comments

Acumen was a proud sponsor and exhibitor at OEDA’s (Oregon Economic Development Association) Annual Fall Conference in Klamath Falls. The conference is an opportunity for

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How to Conduct a Search for Your Right Search Partner

October 2 , 2018 acumen-talent No Comments

The Most Critical Component of an Executive Search Takes Place Before the Search for an Executive  From Laszlo Bock, former SVP of People Operations at

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August 23 , 2018 acumen-talent No Comments

PNDC is seeking a Business Development Representative and an Events & Member Services Coordinator to drive customer relationships and grow our membership in the Puget

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Lunch & Learn: What’s Next

May 31 , 2018 web No Comments

Acumen’s Suzanne Hanifin and Karen Anderson are hosting:   Lunch & Learn – What’s Next June 12 12:00 pm- 1:00 pm at: Portland State Business

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The Cost of a Bad Executive Hire

May 22 , 2018 web No Comments

Maybe that new executive you just hired, the one everyone thought was so great – isn’t. But, to be fair, you want to give him

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Narrowing Scope & Aligning Internal Strategies

October 27 , 2017 web No Comments
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High Growth Requiring Change Management

August 12 , 2017 acumen-talent No Comments

Oregon Minimum Wage Increase on July 1, 2017

June 28 , 2017 acumen-talent

June 28, 2017- A recent article written by Barran Liebman associate Andrew M. Narus reminds Oregon business owners of the next minimum wage increase, scheduled

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Acumen Launches Website Refresh

March 31 , 2017 acumen-talent No Comments

Acumen Recruiting proudly announces the launch of its newly updated website, a talent acquisition firm specializing in Director Level to C-suite leadership positions. The

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Women-Owned Businesses are Growing

October 7 , 2016 acumen-talent No Comments

As a certified Women-Owned Business, Acumen is proud to be part of the national and local trend of fast growing Women-Owned Businesses.  According The Business

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HEAT Oregon Annual Gala

August 29 , 2016 acumen-talent No Comments

Acumen Executive & Talent Search loves to support our community and our non-profits.  HEAT is a great organization that helps thousands of Oregonians every year.  Please

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Massachusetts changes interview laws- is Oregon next?

August 20 , 2016 acumen-talent No Comments

The New York Times (August 2, 2016) posted an article announcing that The State of Massachusetts has become the first State to bar employers from

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Women in STEM – great event

July 21 , 2016 acumen-talent No Comments

Acumen Executive & Talent Search is a proud supporter of Oregon Biosciences Association who is hosting an incredible event for Women in STEM.  Come join

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Acumen Supports PIVOT Job Corp

June 27 , 2016 acumen-talent No Comments

Acumen is proud supporter of PIVOT Job Corp. Besides having a PIVOT student two days per week at Acumen, we also volunteered for a “job

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USDOL Announces 2016 FLSA White-Collar Exemption Final Rules

May 19 , 2016 acumen-talent No Comments

Davis Wright Tremaine LLC posted the latest update regarding FLSA White-Collar Exemptions Rules. We want to share it the information of who qualifies for over-time. 

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Biosciences in Oregon Makes Big Economic Impact

May 6 , 2016 acumen-talent No Comments

Acumen is honored and thankful to Oregon Biosciences Association to be invited to a special BioSciences, Oregon Economic Impact Study event with special speakers: Suzanne

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Acumen’s Karen Anderson honored by Clackamas County

April 26 , 2016 acumen-talent No Comments

Clackamas County – Community Impact Awards are presented by the Clackamas County Community Action Board to honor individuals and organizations that achieve significant results fighting

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Congrats to Denise McCarty – New Oregon Bio Executive Director

March 19 , 2016 web

Acumen is proud to announce the successful placement of Denise McCarty at Oregon Bioscience Associate. Click on the image to read the full article.

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