Career Transitions

From Albuquerque Academy to Wickenden Associates to DRG

Andrew Watson

[This article was originally published by Andrew Watson on LinkedIn on 10/13/2020]   Working on the faculty of the National Association of Independent (NAIS) Institute for New Heads, I would sometimes hear school leaders complain that the reality of their new schools didn’t match what they observed while going through the search process. Sad, but occasionally true, and something I know Wickenden Associates (WA) has worked hard to prevent ever since Jim […]

DRG News

Wickenden Associates Joins DRG Talent Advisory Group

Natascha Guerrero

New York, NY –  DRG Talent Advisory Group, one of the leading talent consulting firms serving nonprofit organizations in the U.S., and Wickenden Associates, one of the nation’s top education-focused executive search firms, are pleased to announce that they have joined forces, effective August 1st, 2020. DRG Talent Advisory Group, founded in 1987, has brought […]

Job Search

For Job Hunters: 3 Ways to Stay Relevant During the Summer Doldrums (Even Summer 2020)

Sara Garlick Lundberg

[This article was originally published here (in DRG’s blog) on 08/23/2018. It was refreshed in August 2020 and first appeared in Sara Garlick’s LinkedIn on 08/18/2020]   I’m taking a moment to refresh this post. If you’re job hunting now and feeling the strain, I hear you. These are unprecedented times to say the least. […]

Leadership, Nonprofit Management

Why Nonprofit Youth Sports Needs Visionary Leadership Now More Than Ever

Adam Norse

[This article was originally published by Adam Norse in LinkedIn on 07/10/2020]   As a director of a nonprofit youth soccer club in downtown Manhattan (dusc.net), I’ve personally witnessed the transformational power sports can have in the lives of young athletes. Sports provide us with the ability to speak quickly and directly into the hearts of young people — inspiring and teaching life lessons, and equipping players […]

Career Transitions, Job Search

Think Now’s Not A Good Time to Switch Jobs? Here’s What I Learned by Making the Leap During the Crisis

Jessica Hammerman

Think Now’s Not A Good Time to Switch Jobs? Here’s What I Learned by Making the Leap During the Crisis   [This article was originally published by Jessica Hammerman in LinkedIn on 06/21/2020]   Turning the challenges of a new job into team-building opportunities. I joined DRG Talent Advisory Group at the beginning of the Covid […]

DRG News, Leadership, Nonprofit Management

DRG Supports the Black Community

DRG staff

DRG Supports the Black Community   At DRG Talent Advisory Group, we strive for excellence in all that we do. Excellence requires that each member of our team can work and learn in an atmosphere of dignity, respect and acceptance. As a talent advisory firm, we understand and are deeply committed to diversity and inclusion. […]

Job Search, Nonprofit Management

Gen Z: Ready to crush your quarantine goals? – Our tips for keeping a healthy, productive routine while WFH

Yasmine Coccoli, Eva Dunphy

Gen Z: Ready to crush your quarantine goals? Our tips for keeping a healthy, productive routine while WFH   Self-isolation and quarantine is most likely not what you envisioned when you embarked upon your first official year of adulting. Like many of us new to the professional workspace, WFH is an unfamiliar concept that immediately […]

Nonprofit Management

The Shows Must Go On – An Interview with One of NYC’s Top Events Strategists

Sara Garlick Lundberg

[This article was originally published by Sara Garlick Lundberg in LinkedIn on 05/28/2020]   J. B. Miller is the President & CEO of Empire, an international events production firm that serves some of the biggest names in New York and beyond – from big nonprofits and leaders in philanthropy to multi-national corporations. Long before others made the […]

DRG News

Official Statement

DRG staff

As a company whose core work is intrinsically linked to many of the structural barriers that black communities continue to face, we are horrified and outraged by the ongoing criminalization of black bodies and blatant disregard for black life. While these past few weeks have been especially difficult, we recognize that the murders of George […]

DRG News

DRG To Conduct Pro Bono Executive Director Search for the New York City Alliance Against Sexual Assault (NYCAASA)

DRG staff

DRG Talent Advisory Group is pleased to announce that we will be conducting our 2020 annual Pro Bono search on behalf of the New York City Alliance Against Sexual Assault (NYCAASA), a growing social advocacy organization with a critical mission. This is our second annual pro bono search initiative and we are honored to be […]