Richard Birgel

October 8, 2021

Hiring the Right Recruiter

Working with a recruiter can remove the most difficult part of the hiring process from your plate. However, choosing the right recruiter is essential. Recruiters expedite the hiring process by presenting you with qualified candidates, but the recruiter you choose will change which candidates you see. To find the right recruiter for your business, you have to consider their specialization, reach and approach to hiring. This blend will provide your business with the right candidates […]
September 30, 2021

Emergency Rental Assistance Payments Are Getting Out

$2.3 billion in Emergency Rental Assistance payments were made to households throughout the US in August. These payments were sent to 420,000 households, a significant increase from July.
September 23, 2021

Hiring Algorithms Reject Great Candidates

If your hiring process includes using an Applicant Tracking System (ATS), the algorithm might be rejecting great candidates for your role. A recent survey by the Harvard Business School and Accenture highlighted the problem for both high-skilled and medium skilled candidates. 88% of high-skilled candidates were rejected because they did not exactly match the hiring criteria. And 94% of middle-skilled candidates were rejected. Below are a few suggestions on how to improve your hiring process […]
September 17, 2021

Ways to Get out of a Career Rut

Career ruts can happen at any point in your professional life. Finding ways to re-energize yourself can help you reengage at work. We have three ideas to help you get out of your career rut and into job satisfaction.
September 9, 2021

Commercial Real Estate Is Facing a Hiring Crunch

The commercial real estate industry is facing an unprecedented national hiring crunch. A recent survey estimated that 60% to 70% of commercial real estate companies are facing a talent shortage. Although this process was accelerated by the pandemic, there are several other features contributing to this shortage of top talent. Aging Workforce The commercial real estate industry is an industry with an aging workforce. Approximately 44% of people employed in the commercial real estate industry […]
September 2, 2021

Retain Your Best Employees by Letting them Move

Retaining your best employees is critical for all business owners. One of the best ways to do this is to encourage internal promotions that allow employees to change departments and be hired for different roles throughout your organization.
August 27, 2021

Work Habits to Change This Fall

Now is a great time to change a few on your bad habits at work. The start of fall can be a fresh start on your work habits, helping you be happier and more productive.
August 22, 2021

Top Traits for Multifamily Real Estate

The best employees for the multifamily real estate industry share a few key traits. These traits help the employees and the multifamily companies they work for succeed.
August 12, 2021

Reconsidering Your Career?

Many employees started to reconsider their career path during the pandemic. More than one in three employees surveyed said they were looking for a new job in 2021.