Boost Your C-Level Job Search: Hidden Job Tips + My Executive Search Tools

For the past few months, I have been focusing on sharing with my executive clients and readers where the money is flowing and what industries and niches are growing. See the latest hidden executive job opportunities from Crunchbase below!

If you are in a passive or active job search and would like to learn how to use LinkedIn or the hidden job market to attract attention and get interviews from any of these companies, I have the tools you need right here:

  • Career Power Strategy Sessions: CPSS calls are a great way to get step-by-step instruction on specific techniques, such as how to work with recruiters and how to use LinkedIn to pull job opportunities to you.
  • CxO Transition Kit : This is an all-in-one source to take you seamlessly, A to Z, through your executive transition.

Feel free to email me with any questions or set a time to talk about how an executive resume can dramatically boost interest in you and set you apart from your competition!

Current Hidden Job Opportunities

  • North American startup funding held strong as exits soared in Q3
    Funding to North American startups ticked up slightly in the third quarter of 2020, according to preliminary Crunchbase data, fueled by jumbo late-stage rounds for fintech, health care and transport-focused companies. Exits, meanwhile, were on a tear, with huge IPOs, direct listings and M&A deals.
  • 98point6 lands $115M as telemedicine heats up
    Seattle-based 98point6, a provider of on-demand digital primary care services for patients, raised $118 million in Series E funding led by L Catterton and Activant Capital. The funding news comes about a month after Sam’s Club announced a partnership to offer the 98point6 virtual care platform to its 44 million members.
  • Two foodtech startups raise big rounds
    It was a big day for foodtech funding Wednesday as two companies in the space announced big cash infusions. New York-based LIVEKINDLY Collective, a maker of plant-based alternatives to meat, said it raised $135 million in a venture round led by Blue Horizon. And South San Francisco-based Plenty Unlimited, a vertical farming company, secured $140 million in Series D funding led by the SoftBank Vision Fund.
  • Sonrai nabs $20M for cloud security
    New York-based Sonrai Security, a developer of tools to help pinpoint and eliminate risks associated with identity and data on public cloud platforms, raised $20 million in a Series B round led by Menlo Ventures. The new funding will go to expand research and development, sales and marketing.
  • Calm eyes $150M at $2.2B valuation
    Popular meditation app-maker Calm is reportedly seeking to raise $150 million in fresh funding at a valuation of around $2.2 billion. Founded in 2012, the San Francisco-based company previously raised at least $143 million in known funding from a host of high-profile venture firms.
  • Keep up with the Crunchbase News Briefing
    To keep up on breaking news throughout the day, check out the Crunchbase News Briefing. This continuously updated daily feature on our main news site has summaries of notable funding announcements, IPOs, M&A, and other happenings in the startup world.

If you’re looking for hidden job market opportunities like these and want a proven step-by-step method for locating them, get my Career Power Strategy Session, “Executive Strategies for Tapping into the Hidden Job Market.”

Mary Elizabeth Bradford is the Founder and Executive Director of and and a past executive recruiter. A thought leader in the career services industry for over 20 years, she holds 5 distinct advanced certifications for senior-level resume writing, online branding and executive-level job search coaching (CERM, CMRW, CARW, MCD, NCOPE). She has been seen and heard in major media including Forbes, Time, WSJ, Newsweek and NBC affiliate stations. She holds 2 CDI TORI awards and is a top tier judge for the elite CDI TORI awards for four consecutive years. Mary Elizabeth Bradford’s elite team of award-winning, certified, top executive resume writers, former top executive recruiters, and global HR executives help many of the world’s premier C-suite, board members and thought leaders secure the transitions and compensation packages they want. She works with clients all over the globe.

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