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Organizational Sustainability: What Your Business Can Learn From our Planet

Do you know the biggest organization in the world? No, it’s not Amazon, Walmart, or the U.S. Department of Defense. It’s the Earth herself. Like the most effective companies, the Earth is an interconnected system of infinite parts working in harmony. Some firms last generations, but the sustainable ecology the Earth has developed has thrived […]

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The AI Boom took off in the 1960s. After many setbacks and breakthroughs, the recent development of large language models (LLMs), such as ChatGPT, has democratized the world of AI, creating new opportunities for adoption and making it easier to use. Experts in executive search and leadership advisory are ‘genetically curious’. What are the opportunities […]

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It’s summer, the brakes are on, and it’s time for a reset in the postmodernist work environment

In 2010, Harvard Business Review ran a feature on The Acceleration Trap. It explored how organizations, faced with intense market pressures, take on more than they can handle, increasing the number and speed of activities, raising performance goals, shortening innovation cycles, and introducing new technologies and organizational systems. Basking in success, the CEO tries to […]

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How can you leverage an economic downturn in hiring and organizational leadership?

With economic growth in the United States slowing to a predicted 0.7 percent in 2023, and ongoing efforts to curb inflation through monetary policy and belt-tightening leading to large-scale layoffs, clients are asking us, “How does this affect talent and what should we do about it?” Executive Search has typically been an economic bell-weather, but […]

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Today’s gold rush – structuring talent and reward as the talent bubble bursts

In the early 19th Century the ‘gold rush’ saw a rapid influx of fortune seekers to the sites of newly discovered gold deposits, the earliest being in the United States. Today’s ‘gold rush’ has seen a rapid influx of tech start-ups and talented tech wizards to hotspots in the US, particularly Miami, FL. Pent up […]

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Tina Engineer-McRae, President & Founder at M SEARCH, Executive Search & Leadership Advisory

Tina Engineer-McRae, a trailblazer in the field of Executive Search and Leadership Advisory, founded M SEARCH in 2007, as she arrived from the UK and blended in with the multicultural, vibrant environment of Miami. She is now the proud leader of a thriving business, the only certified woman-owned and minority-owned business of its kind in […]

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Mughal & McRae Renamed as M SEARCH, Executive Search & Leadership Advisory

Tina Engineer-McRae and her team at M SEARCH, Executive Search and Leadership Advisory, are pleased to announce their new name and logo following a change in ownership in Q3 2022. “Our new name is crisp and simple, honoring our company history,” comments Tina Engineer-McRae, President and Founder of the firm. “Our ‘concierge approach’ to client […]

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Remote and Thriving

The “blended workday”, the “new future of work”, the “hybrid environment” have replaced the outdated “work-life balance” in leadership conversations. When most companies made an effective shift to remote work in 2020, they are now seeing issues that are limiting their ability to be successful. Employee engagement and connection to the mission seem low; productivity […]

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We are celebrating our 15th Anniversary!

November 2022 marks our 15th Anniversary! We talk to founder and trailblazer Tina Engineer-McRae, daughter of a world-famous cricketer, about finding success and the magic of a first client who “loved her bright and vivacious personality!” As the late Queen Elizabeth shook hands with cricketer Farokh Engineer after a test match at Lord’s Cricket Ground […]

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MIAMI, FLORIDA, UNITED STATES, October 27, 2022 / — M SEARCH, a leading minority owned executive and leadership advisory firm, has announced the promotion of Fernando Vega to Partner, Vice President Executive Search. In addition to leading M SEARCH’s Executive Search department and Finance & Accounting Practice, Fernando will work alongside President and Founder Tina […]

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