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Meet with BEST Human Capital & Advisory Group at The IGC Show

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The Independent Garden Center (IGC) Show will be taking place in Chicago on August 14th-16th at Navy Pier. It is world’s biggest trade show and conference just for Garden Centers… and BEST Human Capital & Advisory Group will be there! The IGC Show is the perfect time to discuss executive hiring, succession and retention planning […]

BEST Observations and Takeaways from Cultivate’18!

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Cultivate’18 proved to be one of the most productive and energetic in the event’s history.  The horticultural industry remains resilient to Mother Nature and adapting better and better to external challenges. Passing along the top Human Resource conversations that BEST Human Capital & Advisory Group had the pleasure of having with industry professionals at Cultivate’18… […]

BEST Human Capital & Advisory Group is Heading to Cultivate’18!

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Cultivate’18 will be taking place this year in Columbus, Ohio on July 14-17th and it is the perfect time to discuss executive hiring, succession and retention planning for your company.  BEST works closely with Restructuring, Turnaround and Crisis Management professionals who can properly help companies navigate the many grower and horticultural industry challenges. The Greater […]

Focusing on Youth in Hiring is Hurting Your Organizational Health

by in BEST Advisory, BEST Industry News, BEST Recruiting

In the Fall of 1984, Ronald Reagan, at the time the oldest U.S. President in history, was in a fight for re-election. In his first debate with youthful challenger Walter Mondale, he appeared tired and lacking energy. Many began to question his stamina for the job. In the second debate he was asked a question […]

The Graduate’s 5-Step Guide to Landing Your First Internship or Professional Job

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As an intern at BEST Human Capital & Advisory Group, and as a student at Indiana University, I have experienced a wide range of career courses, internships, resume workshops, and interview processes. The following is a guide and helpful tips to use when navigating the post-graduation world with a focus on entering the professional sector. […]

Ethical v. Corporate Culture: Companies Sending Mixed Messages Impede their Own Growth Opportunities

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Ethical culture?  What’s that? Most people are familiar with corporate culture, often referred to simply as “culture,” but there are actually two cultures that impact the organization.  Korn Ferry, in their February 2016 report Real World Leadership: Create an Engaging Culture for Greater Impact defines culture as, “…the values, beliefs, and behaviors that determine how […]

    BEST Human Capital & Advisory Group is a retained executive search and business advisory/consulting firm that specializes in small-to-medium sized companies, with an emphasis in the horticultural, hydroponics/cannabis, consumer products, crisis management and business restructuring categories. BEST serves companies nationwide and globally in an active and evolving market. Through a well-connected network of colleagues and a sophisticated predictive behavioral screening system (that we call “BEST Behaviors”), BEST drives our client’s growth and success through a focused and consultative approach.

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