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Brian Binke, CEO of The Birmingham Group Authored “Keeping Up With Construction Trends” Featured in Construction Today

7/19/2018: Brian Binke Featured in Construction Today The demand for skilled construction candidates continues to grow as a number of noteworthy projects and other compelling announcements are being made in the construction space. From an increase in healthcare construction, to increasing construction costs and wages, and the introduction of a new building [...]

By | 2018-07-19T12:07:37+00:00 July 19th, 2018|News|

Brian Binke, CEO of The Birmingham Group, Authored “10 Onboarding Tips that Set Your Employees Up for Success” Featured in United Rentals

7/9/2018: Brian Binke Authored an article in United Rentals Hiring the most talented candidates is only the first step toward being successful in the construction industry. Top construction firms also have extremely potent onboarding strategies. Many companies fail to recognize the importance of the first 90 days for new employees. To set [...]

By | 2018-07-09T09:23:39+00:00 July 9th, 2018|News|

Brian Binke, CEO of The Birmingham Group Authored “How Job Autonomy Improves Job Satisfaction and Increases Retention” Featured in Construction Today

6/22/2018: Brian Binke Featured in Construction Today Leaders are responsible for making sure the whole construction team has the confidence they need to do their job to the best of their ability. It is easy to underestimate how important autonomy is to retention and overall job satisfaction. If employees do not feel [...]

By | 2018-06-22T16:12:08+00:00 June 22nd, 2018|News|

Brian Binke, CEO of The Birmingham Group, Featured in Human Resource Executive

6/11/2018: Brian Binke Featured in Human Resource Executive With more than 1,100 salaried employees and 1,100 tradespeople on its payroll, Barton Malow, a national construction company in Southfield, Mich., is feeling the pinch. The problem isn’t securing projects but rather finding enough skilled construction workers to complete them; since its growth is [...]

By | 2018-06-11T14:56:02+00:00 June 11th, 2018|News|

Brian Binke, CEO of The Birmingham Group Authored “Current Trends in Green Building and Resilient Design” Featured in Construction Today

5/24/2018: Brian Binke Featured in Construction Today Since buildings place a significant strain on the nation’s power grid, the demand for more zero-energy buildings continues to grow. More construction firms are focusing on building structures that are resilient and also able to generate much of their own power through renewable sources like [...]

By | 2018-06-14T13:59:42+00:00 May 24th, 2018|News|

Brian Binke, CEO of The Birmingham Group, Authored “Build Your Dream Team by Helping Your Employees Advance” Featured in United Rentals

5/21/2018: Brian Binke Authored an article in United Rentals Helping construction employees grow and develop is becoming more critical in today’s competitive job market. Building a solid internal team can help alleviate some of the burden of the ongoing construction labor shortage. Giving your employees the opportunity to advance from within begins [...]

By | 2018-06-14T14:02:25+00:00 May 21st, 2018|News|

Brian Binke, CEO of The Birmingham Group, Featured in Construction Dive

5/4/2018: Brian Binke Featured in Construction Dive When the construction labor market is as tight as it is, contractors often mine any available pool of qualified workers, including that of the already employed. Well-qualified potential candidates aren't likely to be job hunting if they're satisfied where they are, so making meaningful connections [...]

By | 2018-06-14T14:18:49+00:00 May 4th, 2018|News|

Brian Binke, CEO of The Birmingham Group Authored “Tips for Fostering Leadership Skills in Your Workers” Featured in Construction Today

4/30/2018: Brian Binke Featured in Construction Today Hiring the best construction talent for project management, superintendent and estimator jobs is just the first step in the process of driving success for your firm. The most reputable construction firms also focus on building leaders within their ranks. Creating strong leaders helps build a [...]

By | 2018-06-14T14:23:30+00:00 April 30th, 2018|News|

Brian Binke, CEO of The Birmingham Group, Authored “6 Tips for Retaining Great Construction Talent” Featured in United Rentals

4/27/2018: Brian Binke Authored an article in United Rentals Successful construction hiring should include not just strategies that attract best candidates in the industry but also long-term retention programs. If you’re struggling with a high turnover rate, it might be time to overhaul the training and onboarding processes your firm has in [...]

By | 2018-06-14T14:25:37+00:00 April 27th, 2018|News|

Brian Binke, CEO of The Birmingham Group Authored “5 Ways to Attract Top Construction Talent” Featured in United Rentals

3/30/2018: Brian Binke Featured in United Rentals Take these steps to avoid letting qualified candidates slip through your fingers. A solid, well-trained workforce is the backbone of any company. Ironically, this is the area where many construction companies flounder. All too often, companies use the same old methods to try to reach [...]

By | 2018-06-14T14:28:38+00:00 April 4th, 2018|News|
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