By providing information, advice and guidance, through one-to-one and community support we’ll help you develop your career and build your business with confidence.

Who, What,
How & Why?

We're experts in information-gathering, research and investigation, and we really want to get to know you and what you do.

What we do


We create forums where people can come together to exchange information and promote their businesses within specific industries. By canvassing these contacts Search Markets finds professionals with the expertise to answer questions quickly and offer your business solutions.

Talk with us about your business needs and we’ll put you in-touch with experts who can get you up to speed. Engage with our contacts on a temporary or permanent basis, and over short, medium or long-term periods, whether you require specific advice to unique questions, or research projects that will deliver a full spectrum of insights.

Contact us to find out more about Search Markets and how we can help you.

Career Laddr

Career Laddr is Search Markets’ first project bringing together professionals focused on talent management and associated industries with the aim of helping individual job seekers, business leaders and their organisations. Speak with us and we’ll help you navigate the increasingly complex choices of talent management.

Our core services include: Consultation, Placement & Projects for Talent Acquisition, and Surveys & Research for Compensation & Headcount Analysis

Contact us and find out how Career Laddr can help you achieve your goals.

How we do it

A conversation with the right person at the right time can make a huge impact to your decision-making process.

Search Markets have a network of global experts with the means to identify professionals that fill your needs gap and introduce them to you wherever you are in the world. Consult with us and we’ll connect you to professionals who have first-hand experience of your specific situation, business and industry. Tell us your goals and we’ll introduce you to the people who can help you reach them.

By being connected with experts you can gain powerful insights and true clarity. We’ll connect you with professionals who will design and develop enhancement programs, experts who can sit with your team on short or long-term engagements and thought leaders who can share insights.

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At Search Markets we provide our clients with comprehensive research-based solutions. Whether you need to evaluate a market or optimise your platform and message, our experienced team can help you do the research. We can help you put your target audience at the center of your strategy by assessing your business and competition with insights from hard-to-reach demographic populations.

We ensure our clients are making informed decisions by giving them a thorough understanding of the market. We’ll give you unbiased feedback on how the market values you and your business by providing market intelligence that will help facilitate decision making that helps your positioning.

Search Markets’ core service is competitor / market mapping for Compensation & Headcount Analysis.

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Sometimes you have to bring in an external expert to help with challenges or when opportunities arise. At Search Markets we foster these connections, giving you access to powerful insights and the clarity you need to act with confidence.

Leaders face countless critical decisions with limited time and resources. Our clients need to understand very specialised markets, and we believe that genuinely powerful insights come from first-hand experience. Search Markets delivers professionals who produce quantitative and qualitative insights to inform these decisions, so leaders can act with confidence.

Our global team will work with you to identify and recruit the professionals who can give you the most sophisticated insights. If you want to connect, engage, educate and grow your organisation we can identify professionals with the experience you need to get the results you deserve.

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Being an independent consultant can be challenging. Search Markets provides independent consultants with partnership and access to global, impactful work, while allowing flexibility. Our collaborative model is designed to set you up for success by connecting you with senior subject-matter experts to access relevant expertise.

    • Partnership – We are your problem-solving partners and will help you manage your business.
    • New Business – We’ll help you with your business development, identifying and evaluating client opportunities, so you don’t have to.
    • Flexibility – You’ll have independence and enjoy the freedom to determine which opportunities to pursue.
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