TRANSEARCH International would like to congratulate Golder Associates on its appointment of Dr. Hisham Mahmoud as President and Chief Executive Officer. This marks the first time the organization has hired a CEO from outside the company. As leaders in an industry still undergoing immense change, adding Dr. Mahmoud is a huge accomplishment for Golder and the team. Together they have a bright future ahead, and we wish both Golder and Dr. Mahmoud well in their endeavors.

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Transcript from the BlueSteps #ExecCareer Chat, “Executive Interviewing Advice and Tips” featuring John Ryan from TRANSEARCH USA.

When it comes to coaching and leadership development, little takes root until the individual reaches a deeper level of understanding and awareness. It is amazing how quickly change begins to happen once a leader starts to understand at a deep level (in their mind and in their heart) what exactly it is they would like to change, and how their current behavior impacts others. When the lights come on and a leader can see the different dimensions of what they do, and the consequences of their behavior, the emotional motivation to change kicks in and new ways of being and leading can begin to emerge.