I wrote a week or so ago about a number of searches taking place in the Retail sector, and this piece - by recruiter Patricia Lenkov - looks in a lot more detail about the challenges and opportunities faced by Barnes & Noble as it seeks new leadership.
Barnes & Noble has before it a huge opportunity. An opportunity to recruit a leader who will have the expertise and wherewithal to turn this company around. This will not be easy of course but under the right leadership a worthy challenge and a possibility. But there are some essential ingredients for this next chapter to be successful and some crucial qualifications that this next CEO must possess.