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Posted by James Hawley, EVP, Hays USA on Thursday, Apr 6, 2017
Who do you know, and more importantly, who knows you? Networking has always been central to the construction industry, but social media has made it both easier and harder. It’s easier than ever to find relevant people, but building meaningful relationships is more difficult - and many people are overwhelmed with messages so it can be hard to stand out.
For the Hays DNA of a VP of Construction, we talked to more than 20 VPs about their career path, job advice, and what role networking played in their work life. Here are their top tips.
Posted by James Hawley, Hays USA EVP, on Monday, Mar 6, 2017
Everyone comes across obstacles when progressing through their career and construction has just as many as any other. We asked several leaders in construction what road bumps they experienced in their career paths and how they overcame them.
Everyone had different specific problems, but their solutions had a common theme.
Posted on Wednesday, Mar 1, 2017
With more than 15 years of experience in the financial function, Fred Bunker has worked for a range of companies in the sports industry, from the New York Jets to Madison Square Garden. As the official recruitment partner of New York City Football Club, Hays placed Fred with the club in 2016 and recently caught up with him to discuss his career, experience with NYCFC, and advice for aspiring financial leaders.
Posted by David Brown, EVP, Veredus, a Hays company on Thursday, Feb 16, 2017
New types of attack are being dreamt up with increasing degrees of sophistication, and organizations are particularly worried about ransomware – malicious software that locks or encrypts documents on a computer and demands a ransom to unlock or decrypt it.
What do these changes mean for your IT career?
Posted by Travis O'Rourke, Vice President - Client Solutions on Friday, Feb 10, 2017
No business function operates in a silo, and procurement is no exception. It’s not news that internal relationships are key to delivering strategic and savings objectives, but still many procurement professionals find it tricky to know where to start, particularly when it’s the first time an organization has explored a particular procurement solution.