Director of Business Operations

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Our client, one of the 800-pound gorillas of the media world, needs a creative yet analytically-inclined Director of Business Operations who can drive the team to victory in rounding up killer brands to attach themselves to a spanking-new, and mightily exciting, digital brand. Up-and-comers with solid understanding of digital sales, deep audience insight, and brand relationships, please step forward. This position reports directly to the board of directors and is a stepping stone to a GM role.

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Director, Audience Development

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This media giant is making a major worldwide expansion and needs an audience development pro to focus on its international audience. They are looking for someone with a proven track record; someone who is smart enough to know what works for one demographic doesn’t always work for another. This job is all about growth — professionally and maybe personally too. Ready to learn more? Read on!

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F5 Engineer

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Modern medical centers aren’t run on good will and fairy dust — behind every doctor, every surgeon and every patient success story is a hard-working IT team. And this world-leading organization is looking for a lead F5 Engineer to match the current smart, hard-working crew…

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Product Manager, Mobile Apps

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One of the biggest travel websites on the planet is looking for a Product Manager to join their mobile development team. If you’re a native and mobile web pro itching for new vistas (literally) this is absolutely the role for you.

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Senior Multimedia Editor

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This world-famous media company is looking for a top multimedia editor for its top-notch fashion and lifestyle website. So if your style and insta-game is on point — and you have the creative and digital chops to match, then get ready for your close-up, because this is the job for you.

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Director of Demand Generation

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This cutting-edge software design company that specializes in online and offline retail is looking for a director of demand generation, responsible for creating strategies that focus on customer acquisition. This company is all about pushing boundaries and are a passionate bunch, so if you thrive in a fast-paced environment and want to take this role and run with it, keep reading.

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Director of Marketing

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Something Big is coming to Gotham, something that will change the way New Yorkers think about technology and communications –- and the outfit responsible is looking for a marketing guru who will build a strategy from the ground up, and execute flawlessly. This is one of those rare blank-slate opportunities that’s no small-potatoes gig: All the excitement of a startup but with seriously solid backing. To land this one, you’ll need to prove that you live and breathe customer engagement, marketing data and consumer messaging -– and show that you can fire on all creative cylinders in a digital-product setting.

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Copywriter, Content Manager

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We’re looking for an Indiana Jones of copywriting – someone both intellectual and adventurous – to deliver smart, bloggy copy for an audience of equity traders while serving as the driving force behind the in-house content team at a giant fintech firm. Is this you?

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Digital Designer

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The Hired Guns are seeking a Designer to join the digital team of a world-renowned and highly respected medical center. You’ll be jumping on board with a client that is in the process of rethinking and redesigning their external and internal digital presence, so there is no lack of juicy projects to work on.

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Vice President of Business Development

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Coming to America: A rapidly expanding, market-leading European digital agency in need of an enterprising, tech-savvy sales pro to take the reins as VP, Business Development, USA. You’ll be backed by a close-knit team supporting you at every step, but it’ll be up to you to deliver the New York blue-chip clients and large interactive agencies to carry the firm’s double-digit global growth into this important new market.

If have an thorough understanding of complex digital project, a deep contact list and if you’re eyeballing a CEO-level role in three to five years, this gig – with a competitive base salary, massive stock options and unlimited upside – might be just your stepping stone.

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Todd Cherches

That’s a Novel Idea! How Reading Literature (and Other Non-Business Books) Can Benefit You at Work and in Life

  As an entrepreneur who runs a management consulting firm and teaches a graduate course in “Leadership & Team Building” at NYU, most people assume that I have a degree in business. But I don’t. I was an English literature major. And while I LOVE…

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Ally Hemming Featured in Crains Magazine

On January 16, Hired Guns founder Allison Hemming was featured in a full page article written by Crain’s writer Cara Eisenpress. The article notes Hemming’s dramatic success in building an agency that both attracts and services the top digital creative talent in New York and…

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Start the New Year Off Right with 7 Simple Productivity and Time Management Tips

In a previous post, I talked about the “unmade beds” in our lives. Those messy distractions that drain our energy, keep us from focusing, and stand in the way of getting any “real work” done. But once you’ve made the bed and sat down at your…

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Holiday Wrapping: 7 Productivity Tips to Help You Wrap Up 2015 and Get the New Year Off to a Flying Start

The last couple of weeks of December is the perfect time to take stock – not only of whether you’ve been naughty or nice over the past year – but of what you’ve accomplished, and where you need to focus your time, attention, and energy to set yourself up for success in 2016.

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Seven Simple Ways to Make This Thanksgiving a “Thinks-Giving” Celebration

Thanksgiving is a time of family, friends, food, frivolity, and fun.

But why not turn this Thanksgiving into “Thinks-giving” by giving some serious thought to those who have had a positive influence on your life and/or your career…and then letting them know that.

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The Hierarchy of Followership: How Likely Is It For Someone to Follow Your Lead?

We all want to be liked.

But if you had to choose between being liked, admired, respected, or trusted which would you choose?

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If you could only pick one, would you rather have a boss that you liked, that you admired, that you respected, or that you trusted?

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Todd Cherches

You Can Observe a Lot From Watching: Work & Life Wisdom from Yogi Berra

    In addition to having been one of the greatest ballplayers and most iconic baseball figures of all time, Yogi Berra, who passed away last week at the age of 90, was, of course, in many ways, almost as well-known for his wonderful way…

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Beth Temple

What I’ve Learned in the 17 years of Being my Own Boss

With escalating headlines on the gig economy, Uber’s definition of employment being parsed, politicians focusing on the economics of on-demand employment, and the entrepreneurial profiling of the upcoming Generation Z, I felt it was time for a post about what it means to be a designated…

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Todd Cherches

Is Gen X the “Jan Brady” of the Generations?

Having entered the workforce during tough economic times, many Gen Xers, unfortunately, missed the boat that Millennials are about to set sail on. Gen Xers showed up on time, wore a suit, didn’t ask for perks, waited years for that big promotion that never came, and did all the right things…only to now find Baby Boomers tripping over them to shake hands with the GenY/Millennials.

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When the Tables are Turned: 5 Things Boomers and Gen Xers Need to Think About When Being Interviewed by a Millennial

In our last post, we discussed Five Myths About Millennials That Boomers and Gen Xers Need to Let Go Of, and in our previous piece we explored Five Things Millennials Need to Know When Being Interviewed By a Baby Boomer. Now in this, the third…

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Corporate Training Courses with The Hired Guns

Let The Hired Guns Academy create a custom curriculum for your organization. Our breakthrough courses on personal brand management, marketing, social media, and more will get your people armed, dangerous, geared up for excellence, and ready to become thought leaders for your company. The instructors…

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Hustle Summit: Connect with Top Companies & Party with Young Pros

Description: Hustle Summit is the most epic networking event you’ll ever attend. Connect digitally and in-person to the coolest companies, greatest pros across industries, and your future life-long friends. Recruiters from companies including HBO, BuzzFeed, Univision, Blue Apron, and more will be there hiring for…

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New School Lecture: Engin Isin

Engin Isin, Professor of Politics at The Open University, is the first speaker in the Spring Sociology Lecture Series at the New School for Social Research. His lecture is entitled Citizenship’s Empire. Isin explores the transition from empire to nation roughly between the late nineteenth and…

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Agile @ Scale Presented by Cyrus Innovation and XO Group

XO Group, in collaboration with Cyrus Innovation, invites you to Agile @ Scale. It will be an informative and lively panel discussion with XO leadership, moderated by Cyrus CEO Tami Reiss. Matt Rook, Chris Steib, and Caitlin Morley will showcase the practices XO product and…

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Next Level Personal Branding: Social Media & Your Career

Creative pros share their stories of how social media has impacted their careers, plus their tips for networking online, building a personal brand, and using your online presence to land the job. Dress: Business Casual Hashtag: #FindSpark Tickets: $5-$20 (includes pizza!) depending on your FindSpark…

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