As you probably know, I’ve been around the block a time or two. I have been in the health care staffing industry for a long time and I have garnered my share of wisdom along… Read More »Health Care Staffing: The Top 5 Reasons for Making a Job Change
The good news is that I am expanding my health care recruitment business to ad two Executive Recruiters to my staff. Through the years I have rarely run an advertisement on any job but I was in the mood to experiment.
I doubt seriously if any employer ever feels good about having to fire an employee. Even the worst employee imaginable can cause a great deal of anxiety for the employer doing the firing. Why? Terminating an… Read More »The Top 5 Signs: When To Fire An Employee
What do these 5 words or topics have in common? Facebook, Google, Youtube, Yahoo and Animals are the top 5 most googled words on google. Why is that important to know? It’s not. However If you enoy lists… Read More »Facebook, Google, Youtube, Yahoo and Animals
Recognize the fact that your boss has been given the power to direct your activities. This is true even if you are much smarter and even if you should have been given the boss’ job. Accepting reality and working to increase your influence will produce better results.
I recently responded to a Wall Street Journal online article on the subject of recruitment. To read my comments, I invite you to please click here: http://on.wsj.com/hVINUf I am Bernie Reifkind, CEO and founder of Premier Search,… Read More »Wall Street Journal Comment on Recruitment
Consider that most of the time, we get what we pay for. Not just in the case of goods and services, but in human capital. Sometimes we cheat ourselves by “cheaping out” and paying less- but then we are prone to receive an inferior product or service. The same can be said with stellar and im-pactful employees.
If you’re a candidate, this article is not for you (or did you not read the title?) If you’re an employer the following information is critical to your success. There is only one reason why… Read More »For Employers Only: It’s About You, No Matter What.
Employers: when you hire someone make sure that you are hiring to solve a need that you have but more importantly make sure that you “buy the solution.” In plain and simple terms, make sure that you have properly identified the business need that you have and why that need exists, then and only then “hire the solution.”