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The Birmingham Group Has Been Named One of Metropolitan Detroit’s Best and Brightest Companies To Work For

8/3/2018: The Birmingham Group Has Been Named One of Metropolitan Detroit’s Best and Brightest Companies To Work For The Birmingham Group, announced today that it has been recognized as being one of Metropolitan Detroit’s Best and Brightest Companies to Work For. Brian Binke, President and CEO of The Birmingham Group said, “Our [...]

By | 2018-08-03T14:01:54+00:00 August 3rd, 2018|Construction Blog|

How Construction Firms Can Research and Vet a Recruiter

One of the most common mistakes employers make is that they automatically assume that all recruiters are the same. Although recruiters can share some similarities regarding how they’ll represent their clients, if you want to find the most talented construction leadership, then you should be focusing more effort on properly vetting your [...]

By | 2018-07-25T14:58:55+00:00 August 2nd, 2018|Construction Blog|

Construction Salary Ranges for Senior Project Managers and Project Directors

Some of the most rewarding, yet challenging construction careers are in high demand right now. Senior Project Managers and Project Directors are among the most lucrative, important positions in the industry. Senior Project Managers are Critical Job duties of Senior Project Manager include everything from reviewing the plans and financial projections for [...]

By | 2018-07-25T14:57:58+00:00 July 31st, 2018|Construction Blog|

6 LinkedIn Tips for Candidates Who are Ready to Make a Move

Most companies and recruiters use social networking websites like LinkedIn to research potential construction candidates. So, it’s more important now than ever for both passive and active candidates to establish and maintain a professional presence on the platform. Here are some LinkedIn tips to improve your profile if you want to attract [...]

By | 2018-07-25T13:46:31+00:00 July 26th, 2018|Construction Blog|

Construction Salary Ranges for Project Managers and Project Engineers

As the demand for many different construction leadership positions like construction project managers continues to grow, a number of hiring managers are partnering with construction search firm to help them land top talent. The role of project manager is integral to the success of any company. Construction firms that lack skilled project [...]

By | 2018-07-24T08:12:10+00:00 July 24th, 2018|Construction Blog|

Spotlight on Industrial and Manufacturing Construction

From building full-scale warehouses to expansive manufacturing facilities, construction recruiters are frequently looking for candidates with unique skill sets to complete major expansions and renovations for companies around the nation. Industrial and manufacturing construction projects differ from many other building designs because they have distinct specifications and require a unique course of [...]

By | 2018-07-09T11:47:36+00:00 July 19th, 2018|Construction Blog|

What Great Construction Leaders Have in Common

Finding the best leaders in the construction industry is more challenging due to the labor shortage. A majority of the top leaders are already working somewhere in the industry. Although the odds may be stacked against you, organizations that partner with recruiters are having more success because they know the qualities that [...]

By | 2018-07-09T11:26:11+00:00 July 12th, 2018|Construction Blog|

How to Spot a Bad Recruiter

Whether you’re a client in the construction industry, or a candidate searching for jobs, partnering with a construction recruiter definitely has many advantages. But, working with a bad recruiter is probably worse than having no recruiter on your side at all. That’s why it’s wise for candidates and clients to properly screen [...]

By | 2018-07-09T11:18:22+00:00 July 10th, 2018|Construction Blog|

Talent Management: Construction Careers Get a Perception Makeover

The construction industry is gradually progressing away from the stereotype that good employees will never leave. A good salary isn’t the only thing that matters anymore as a majority of modern day construction professionals are focusing on joining organizations that offer them opportunities for upward mobility. An effective retention strategy is one [...]

By | 2018-07-02T15:44:15+00:00 July 5th, 2018|Construction Blog|

Recruiters Working at a Higher Level: Consulting, Strategy, and Business Development

Today more than ever, if you want to grow in the current economy, you need to partner with a search firm to build your dream team of the best construction talent. Companies that partner with a qualified search professional are able to land great talent while also developing successful growth strategies. Construction [...]

By | 2018-06-25T11:41:19+00:00 June 28th, 2018|Construction Blog|
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