CEO & Managing Partner of Hanold Associates

About Jason Hanold

About Jason Hanold

Jason Hanold is the CEO and co-managing partner of Hanold Associates, a retained executive search firm that specializes in HR and… Continue Reading

5 Careers That Are Perfect for an Ex-Athlete

Athletes strive to get to the top of their game, dedicating themselves to their sport and making painful sacrifices to fulfill their lifelong dreams. However, a career in professional sports is notoriously short-lived, with performance typically starting to ebb as the athlete reaches their 30s or 40s, the age at which most people are just… Continue Reading

6 of the Most Desirable Qualities in a CEO

6 of the Most Desirable Qualities in a CEO

From the willingness to take calculated risks to the ability to turn setbacks into teachable moments, we look at the most desirable qualities for CEOs. Continue Reading

The Secrets of Reaching and Recruiting Great C-Level Staff

Though similar, executive search is separate from traditional recruitment. It requires recruiters to go above and beyond to access and engage with top-tier candidates. With the entire future of the business potentially resting on the shoulders of the new recruit, companies must invest heavily in reaching and securing the best talent. With top-level executives in… Continue Reading

Is It Really Possible to Start a Successful Second Career at 50?

Is It Really Possible to Start a Successful Second Career at 50?

According to research, by 2026, approximately 25% of the US workforce will be aged 55 plus. We look at the practicalities of retraining in your 50s. Continue Reading

From Professional Athlete to CEO: 6 Important Crossover Skills

From Professional Athlete to CEO: 6 Important Crossover Skills

From teamwork to positive mental attitude, we explore qualities inherent to successful athletes that are highly transferrable to the world of business. Continue Reading

3 Athletes Who Started Successful Second Careers

3 Athletes Who Started Successful Second Careers

Many athletes have transitioned to successful second careers. In this article, we look at three examples throughout the history of sports. Continue Reading