April 2020

Maneuvering Your Job Search Through COVID-19

Right now times are very uncertain, very stressful and even a bit frightening. The COVID-19 outbreak has not only caused a health crisis but an economic crisis, as well. In a matter of days, millions of people found themselves...

February 2020

Key Strengths to Look For in Building Products Industry Candidates

Identifying top talent is an important way to build a successful foundation for your business.  Hard-working, loyal, and intelligent are characteristics that come to mind when you think of “best of” candidates, but what else do candidates for lumber and building materials...

These Are The Top Recruitment Marketing Trends of 2020

Recruiting top talent requires a certain kind of marketing. While you’re not advertising goods and services or products for sale, employers do have a brand they need to pay attention to. Employer branding and marketing efforts are important for attracting and recruiting...

Learn How to Successfully Create a Company Culture in Construction

No matter what industry, creating a strong corporate culture is more important than ever. The job market continues to grow more competitive and candidates are finding that they can often have their choice of employer and many are choosing to align with...

Learn About The Key Qualities of a Successful HR Manager

Human resources is a crucial part of every business. HR teams help to shape business teams by helping to attract and retain employees as well as work to manage employee benefits, handle employment law, work on payroll, and plenty more. The best...

January 2020

Did You Know Machine Learning is Making Construction More Human?

Many employers and employees believe that AI and machine learning are a threat to jobs and will be disruptive to businesses. The truth is that much of the advanced technology can help to create better working environments for employees. Better designs: Machine learning can...

Keep an Eye Out for These Tech Trends in Construction in 2020

Technology advancements can often lead to increased efficiencies that boost business growth. But it’s important to know what to pay attention to and learn how to implement these advances in a way that makes sense for your organization. Here are some of the...

How Partnering With a Strong Recruiter Can Benefit Your Company

Internal recruitment and HR teams can be critical to certain organizations. But many groups find themselves with too few resources and too many responsibilities. Partnering with a staffing agency and using a recruiter to enhance your employee recruitment efforts can be a huge...

An Essential Job Interview Checklist

The first step to getting a job is to have a good interview. People can get so focused on getting an offer and getting hired that they get overwhelmed by the interview process and are unsure what to focus on. Follow this...

December 2019

Learn How to Improve Hiring in Construction During a Labor Shortage

While building and construction continue to grow, the number of people ready, willing, and qualified to take on construction roles hasn’t become in line with it. This has led to an inability of some construction companies to fill their open positions with the...

5 Tips for Finding Top Supply Chain Talent

The success of your business is related to the success of your supply chain team. And the success of that team? It depends on the quality of hires you get to fill your roles. As simple as this sounds – hire quality...

Architect Job Outlook for 2020 and Beyond

Some sources report that the employment market for Architects will grow 8% from 2018 to 2028, which is higher than the 5% average for all job types. While architecture is linked to the construction industry, which is traditionally unpredictable, the projected job growth...

5 Important Skills Needed to Be Successful in Supply Chain Management

Logistical and supply chain professionals are foundational to the success of many organizations, and their performance is often linked to company profitability.  These teams are relied on to get a company’s product from one place to another, across industries, meaning that businesses all across...

November 2019

Learn How to Improve Your Sales Resume

Your sales resume is a powerful tool in introducing yourself to new companies. It’s essential to create the strongest profile for yourself to gain attention and secure an interview so you can walk through your skills and qualifications with a potential new employer....

Learn About The Challenges That Come With an Aging Workforce

A 2017 article from the Society of Human Resources notes that 10,000 Baby Boomers turn 65 every day. With thousands of Boomers reaching retirement age every day, more and more companies are seeing large numbers of employee exit, leaving huge talent gaps and...

As The Race For Talent Intensifies, HR Departments Turn to AI For Recruiting

The need to find the best talent remains a top priority for most businesses, and both candidates and companies have become more selective about who they align themselves with professionally. To streamline the process and get a competitive edge in the talent search,...

5 Ways to Advance Your Career as an Accountant

People who work in accounting enjoy a lot of career flexibility and stability. Not only do accounting and tax firms need qualified candidates, but businesses in every industry also rely on talented accounting professionals to help manage their finances. The Bureau of Labor...