ROYAL OAK – On Jan. 27, MITech TV kicked off a new video series with former CIO Gary Erickson turned head hunter called “Conversations with an Executive Recruiter.”

Erickson offered several pieces of advice for job seekers including:  “The job interview is not about you.”

Gary Erickson

Erickson, managing partner of Executive Search Partners, will return on February 24 for the second episode. Before he does, he wants to answer your questions about what a senior level IT manager, director, or executive needs to know to make his or her resume stand out from the pack.

In this video interview, Erickson said he sometimes receives more than one thousand resumes for a job listed (You can view his current listings at

He then culls that list down to a few dozen that actually match the job perfectly. But in his video interview, he will tell you how your resume moves to the top of his final list, and gets you that coveted six-figure job offer.

To view the video interview, click on

Executive Search Partners is a nationwide IT focused search company.   Executive Search Partners was named by Forbes as one of the top 100 search companies in the United States and #1 in Michigan in 2019.

If you have questions you want Gary to answer in February, email him at