The Truth About Millennials? They Want the Truth
The Truth About Millennials? They Want the Truth

By Anne Kimmel & Bo Stevenson
on April 30, 2018 in Employers

Millennials who are encouraged to tell the truth, empowered to do their best work, and supported as they live out their values are more likely to be engaged workers, passionate brand ambassadors, and loyal employees.

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Two Solutions to the Skilled Labor Shortage in Mechanical Construction
Two Solutions to the Skilled Labor Shortage in Mechanical Construction

By David Williams
on April 10, 2018 in Employers

There are solutions at hand for the skilled labor shortage in mechanical construction. We believe it’s a matter of dedicating time and resources.

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In 2018’s Candidate-Driven Market, Focus on Quality Over Quantity
In 2018’s Candidate-Driven Market, Focus on Quality Over Quantity

By Guy Ross
on March 28, 2018 in Employers

When hiring in today’s candidate-driven market, construction companies should focus on quality over quantity.

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The Importance of Emotional Intelligence in the Construction Industry
The Importance of Emotional Intelligence in the Construction Industry

By Meredith Love
on March 19, 2018 in Employers

Construction executives must hone their emotional intelligence skills in order to recruit, retain, and lead employees effectively.

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Hiring Strategies for a Candidate-Tight Construction Labor Market
Hiring Strategies for a Candidate-Tight Construction Labor Market

By Debra Holden and Richard Laibson
on March 5, 2018 in Employers

Adapting your hiring strategies in today’s candidate-tight construction labor market will contribute to your company’s success in the future.

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2017 Heavy Civil Compensation Review
2017 Heavy Civil Compensation Review

By Charlie Kimmel
on March 5, 2018 in Employers

Kimmel & Associates has a long history of serving the construction industry by providing helpful data and insights into the market. To that end, we are pleased to offer you the 2018 Kimmel & Associates Heavy Civil Compensation Review.

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Lessons From Construction Executive Recruiters: The Top Five Things Managers Look For in a New Hire
Lessons From Construction Executive Recruiters: The Top Five Things Managers Look For in a New Hire

By Billy Doubraski and Justin Wilkins
on February 19, 2018 in Candidates

In order to be the candidate a company cannot afford to overlook, make every effort to raise your level of professionalism. Here are the top five qualities construction industry managers look for in a new hire.

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Why Fly-Fishing is Like Preconstruction: Tips for Creating or Enhancing a Preconstruction Department
Why Fly-Fishing is Like Preconstruction: Tips for Creating or Enhancing a Preconstruction Department

By Alan MacNair
on February 6, 2018 in Employers

How do you go about providing world-class preconstruction services? Here are tips for creating or enhancing a preconstruction...

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Now Is Not the Time to Be Slow: 5 Ways to Streamline Your Hiring Process
Now Is Not the Time to Be Slow: 5 Ways to Streamline Your Hiring Process

By Jerry Wilkins
on January 29, 2018 in Employers

Now is not the time to be slow when making hiring decisions. Here are five ways construction companies can...

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When it Comes to Recruiters, How Do You Separate the Best From the Rest?
When it Comes to Recruiters, How Do You Separate the Best From the Rest?

By Mark Sternal
on December 20, 2017 in Employers

Separate the best recruiters from the rest by confirming the recruiter is well established, well connected, and...

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To Make the Best Hire, Look for the “X Factor”
To Make the Best Hire, Look for the “X Factor”

By Guy Ross
on December 11, 2017 in Employers

To make the best hire in today’s candidate-short construction market, companies should look for the “x factor”. It is important to keep an open mind and think outside the box when it comes to finding talent.

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2017 General Construction Compensation Review
2017 General Construction Compensation Review

By Charlie Kimmel
on November 27, 2017 in Employers

Kimmel & Associates has a long history of providing the construction industry with helpful data. To that end, we are pleased to offer you the 2017 Kimmel & Associates General Construction Compensation Review.

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