Justifying an Advanced Analytics (or Data Science) Team

Building an analytics organization has lately become “the hot new thing” with companies looking to unlock value from their endless mass of data. In our line of business, as a talent services firm focused on the analytics space, we talk to at least one executive every week who is looking to hire Data Scientists or…


Mercury Media – Interview with Alex Sapoznikov, EVP Analytics & Data Strategy

Mercury Media, a media agency with a heritage in direct response recently repositioned their business, focusing on Performance Marketing. This meant a significant expansion of their analytics capability to fulfill the promise of being all about Performance Marketing. They retained IQ Workforce due to our highest and singular focus to identify top talent to join…


5 Steps for Coaching HR to Improve Analytics Recruiting Results

Talent acquisition teams in corporations are generalists by necessity. It is impossible for corporate HR and talent acquisition teams to be experts in every niche and discipline and it makes little commercial sense to hire specialists for niches like Analytics (even if you could find them).  So the process of recruiting these niche, rare candidates…


Analytics Executive Search

IQ Workforce is known as a top recruiting firm for the digital, marketing & customer analytics communities. We have always offered executive-level analytics placement, but have recently expanded our capabilities in the Director-through-CXO range. A big part of our expansion was the addition of Sharad Dabral as a Managing Director. Sharad had 20-years of experience…


Press Release: Sharad Dabral Joins IQ Workforce as Managing Director, Executive Search

IQ Workforce announced today that Sharad Dabral has joined the firm as a Managing Director to further expand their capabilities into executive search for analytics professionals. Sharad comes with a wealth of experience in this area, having focused on placement of executive-level analytics professionals for the last ten years for Smith Hanley. Sharad has a…