News Twitter LinkedIn Show more sharing options Share Close extra sharing options Twitter LinkedIn Facebook Email Copy Link URLCopied! Print Rethinking the Presidential Search A national search with paid consultants has become the norm. But it’s not the only way. From the Archives Rethinking the Presidential Search By Eric Kelderman Why some colleges skip hiring consultants and a national search to focus on internal candidates. News Why One Christian College Forgoes a Search Firm By Eric Kelderman Bethel College in Indiana prefers to rely on standard best practices and spiritual guidance in finding its leaders. News Resources for Finding Your Next Leader By Eric Kelderman Improving how colleges find new presidents is a perennial concern. Here are the key points from some articles and reports on the topic. Advice Searching Without a Search Firm By Lucy Leske If you are running a search without a consultant — and sometimes you should — do it under the right conditions.