• Partner Since
  • 2016
  • Location
  • Carlsbad, CA, USA

Overview

HCS is a full service talent management solutions and executive career transition coaching firm, here to help you reach your full potential.

Based in Southern California, Hire Consulting Services provides valuable services to optimize the fit between people and companies. Founded in 1999, HCS specializes in Career Transition Coaching for senior level executives and professionals within many disciplines and industries. HCS also a designated partner with The Predictive Index© (PI). With PI’s scientifically-backed assessments, tools, and leadership training, companies can not only hire the best employees, but also train their employees to become better leaders.

In addition to the focus on career coaching and talent development, HCS is host to ExecuNet, a monthly networking event in San Diego and Orange County. Specifically designed for senior level professionals, ExecuNet has helped hundreds of executives land jobs through networking. HCS also provides leadership development workshops. These educational workshops are designed to equip you and your management team with the best tools to best lead your teams.


Mark James

Mark James

As Founder and President, Mark James, CPC is responsible for talent development, career transition coaching, leadership training, and networking group facilitation. Recognized as one of the top career management experts in Southern California, Mark has also lead sessions at various career transition workshops and spoke at many career-related public speaking events. Mark has been hosting and facilitating the Southern California ExecuNet Meeting in Carlsbad and Newport Beach since 2005. He has successfully coached hundreds of executives who are in career transition or need to improve their career management. Mark has also been quoted in several newspapers and books throughout the US, and has shared his career insights on television, radio shows, webinars across the country.

Tom Esensten

Tom Esensten

Tom Esensten has 40+ years of experience in helping organizations maximize performance. He assists clients with application of PI and other workforce analytics tools. He supports all aspects of talent management – hiring, training, coaching, leadership development, career planning, team building and problem – and has broad client and industry experiences. In addition to his background in workforce analytics, Tom provides a full range of consulting services, having served 300+ clients. For many years Tom was under contract with the State of California to manage the top tier executive leadership development for law enforcement executives. He also supported a similar program in Florida. Tom holds Bachelor and Master degree from USC, and his MBA from UCLA. He recently returned to Los Angeles after 20 years of ranch and horse life in Ojai, CA.

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