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17 April 2018

Nevena Nikolova, a Partner in the Bulgarian office of Friisberg & Partners International, appeared on the pages of Vagabond Magazine – Bulgaria’s first and only high-end English monthly magazine. The interview covered topics such as the importance of Executive Search service for attracting top executive talent, its current status in the Bulgarian market and trends from the recent years.


Mrs Nikolova, would you describe briefly the specifics of the Executive Search service and what differentiates it from the standard recruitment approaches?

Executive Search (also referred to as “headhunting”) has to do with the systematic identification and proactive approach to targeting professionals for highly responsible management roles. In most cases, these are passive candidates, who are not looking for career change, but …


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