Entries Tagged as General

Interviewing Mistakes from Generation Y Construction Candidates

August 14, 2012 · 10 Comments

Generation Y construction candidates are mostly children of baby boomers where the trend toward smaller families has continued.  As a group they are marked by an increased awareness and use of communications, media and digital technologies. .  For this blog we are going to focus on construction candidates who are currently in or about to enter the workforce and therefore range form 18-32 years old.  I will discuss their generational differences can cause issues with the interviewing process.

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10 CommentsTags: Candidates · General

What do you know about a Recruiter?

June 05, 2012 · 3 Comments

This is a great question for anyone who’s worked with a recruiting firm, search agency or headhunter.  If you’re a successful professional, not doubt you’ve heard from several.

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3 CommentsTags: Candidates · Clients · General

Are you killing your construction career?

February 10, 2012 · 6 Comments

It is amazing to think that 4 years into a recession with many analysts calling this economy a depression only surpassed by the Great Depression that so many people are sabotaging their careers.  Remember folks, if you are not getting the job done in times this lean, there are plenty of people willing and eager to take your place.  Here are a few behaviors that could be stifling or even killing your career.

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6 CommentsTags: Candidates · Clients · General

8 Tips for Preventing Email Mistakes in the work place

October 03, 2011 · 8 Comments

It is too easy to hit send these days.  We all have made the mistake of hitting send well before we meant too.  There are few things worse than that sinking feeling when you want to “take back” an email after it was sent.  Here are 8 tips to help you keep your email communications professional and error free.

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8 CommentsTags: Candidates · Clients · General

Sisk Consulting Group joined Manta

August 12, 2011 · 2 Comments

Sisk Consulting Group is pleased to announce that we have joined Manta

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Good Advice from a Jobs Guru

July 21, 2011 · 3 Comments

When Alicia Sisk-Morris began her career with a major construction management executive search firm in the 1990s, an opportunity soon presented itself because of her honesty, work ethic and dedication. She was asked to start, from scratch, the firm's first MEP Desk and from there her career took off, she eventually becoming one of the top recruiters in the country.

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