Greg Wood is a Certified Career Management Professional (CCMP) who has experienced firsthand the challenges and anxiety of being unemployed several times during his 30+ years of business experience.

With more than 15 years of experience in both outplacement and executive search, Greg earned his reputation as a pre-eminent career counselor through the creation of The Hire Road job search tutorial, an innovative, strategic approach to job search. His unique program takes job seekers step-by-step through the entire job search process, providing all the resources and tools necessary to achieve differentiation and shorten their time in transition at a very critical time in their lives.

An excellent trainer and presenter, Mr. Wood is a frequent guest speaker at a variety of professional and career transition support groups around the nation. His unique perspective on job search was the topic of discussion when he was interviewed by talk show host Bill Handel on KFI 640AM radio in Los Angeles, one of the top news/talk shows in the country, in addition to his appearance on “Job Seekers Clinic Show” on KFWB News Talk 980AM, and on the “Morning Scramble” show on AZTV7 Cable TV in Phoenix.

Greg’s corporate background includes domestic and international experience in a variety of industries including executive search, publishing, high-technology and healthcare. He has held senior management positions with mid-size as well as major Fortune 500 corporations.

To contact Greg for keynote speeches, corporate outplacement or one-on-one consultation please call (602) 237-5366, or email

Latest Blog Posts

The Importance of Differentiation in Your Job Search

Greg Wood Certified Career Management Professional Today’s job market is incredibly competitive and, as more and more of you are finding out, the traditional system of finding employment which relies on “powerful” resumes and cover letters no longer works. Despite being reminded of this fact every day, your mindset still dictates that all you need…

It’s Time to Change Your Mindset!

Greg Wood Certified Career Management Professional If you still think your “powerful resume” and “knock ‘em dead cover letter” will get you in the door and in front of the hiring manager, good luck. The traditional system of finding employment has turned to C*R*A*P: Clicking on a job title Reviewing the job description Applying for…

Human Resources – Your Biggest Obstacle to Finding Employment

Greg Wood Certified Career Management Professional How many times have you submitted your resume for what seems to be the perfect job? Your skills, experience, and expertise scream that you’re a great match for the position. Your excitement builds in anticipation of that phone call inviting you in for an interview. You realize that you…


DON’T LET YOUR JOB SEARCH TURN TO C*R*A*P! What is the C*R*A*P approach to job search? It’s what 99% of job seekers do to try and find employment. Spending all their time chasing posted jobs on company websites and Internet job boards, they: Click on a job title, Review the job description, Apply because it’s…