Career Transition

Talent Connected

Career coaching that drives results

Nothing says “great results” better than the thanks we receive from our candidates. They land faster; move into more appropriate and satisfying positions; and rate our 1:1 coaching model as the most important factor.

The Ratliff & Taylor Difference


Check out what our customers have to say.

Working with the team at Ratliff & Taylor is a privilege.  They truly are a key business partner for us and have helped our people greatly during career transitions – whether they have stayed with Sage or moved to new opportunities.  Mike, Nada and the rest of the team are class acts and I value their partnership in helping us help our people.

Lisa Codispoti

Chief People Officer - Sage Software

Ratliff & Taylor is a longtime partner of Seaman Corporation. They understand our business and appreciate our culture. This has enhanced their capability to recruit key executives to our Wooster, Ohio headquarters. Ratliff & Taylor also has an outstanding Career Transition practice which we have used when associate separations have been necessary.

Rob Petit

Senior Vice President Human Resources - Seaman Corporation

Ratliff & Taylor has been a valued business partner for many years, and they never take this relationship for granted. Every engagement is handled with the same level of care and sense of urgency.

Brian McGrath

SVP Human Resources - American Greetings

When it comes to guiding executives through the career transition process, Ratliff & Taylor is simply the best.

Tom Hopkins

SVP Human Resources - Sherwin-Williams

A top notch organization. Talented consultants with deep industry knowledge. With global reach in all their services, Ratliff & Taylor is positioned as a perfect one-stop shop for my talent management needs.

Mike Johnson

Vice President Human Resources - OM Group

A business partner and an HR resource. That is how I would describe the team at Ratliff and Taylor. As an HR Leader I’ve utilized their Executive Search services and Career Transition program. In each situation, Ratliff and Taylor consultants have delivered expert, professional and timely results. They always demonstrate a clear understanding of what is important to me and how to impact my business. I have worked with Ratliff and Taylor for more than 10 years. Their knowledge, service and consulting approach is the best in the business.

Patricia M. Virost

Vice President Human Resources - Famous Enterprises

Ratliff & Taylor provided excellent services across a broad spectrum. They were flexible to fit my individual needs. Connie (Career Consultant) was an expert, easy to talk to, and easy to access at any time. She has deep industry human resource knowledge. She provided me with ways to reach out and stand out.


International Retail Client

I am so glad I have the opportunity to work with Ratliff and Taylor, everyone has been great. Thanks!


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Career Transition Team

Mike Milby

President & CEO

Nada Norval

Senior Vice President, Career Transition

Connie Cordaro

Senior Consultant, Career Transition

Daneen Bosworth

Senior Consultant, Career Transition

Melinda White

Senior Consultant, Career Transition

Kathy DuCharme

Senior Consultant, Career Transition

Barbara Hults

Career Transition Specialist