Don’t Buy into These Trends About Recruiting

From self-checkout machines to mobile banking, people don’t have to look very far to find technology working in their daily lives, and in many instances, it’s probably made their lives more convenient. Unfortunately, there are also many downfalls associated with it, especially when it comes to the recruiting niche. Recruiting Trends: Job Boards and Automation […]

Smart Buildings Are on the Rise: Why That’s Good News

Construction firms have started to integrate smart technology into construction as a way to reduce energy consumption and improve the efficiency of commercial buildings. Smart buildings, and IoT in particular, will help businesses save money and reduce their environmental impact. Here’s why that’s good news.  More Techs Needed The transition toward smart building will create […]

Best Ways to Improve Your Building Technologies Interview

While an interview is essentially a two-way conversation, it is also a performance. You have to put your best self forward. You don’t want to let nerves get the better of you. You also do not want to be overly confident, or you’ll risk rubbing the interviewer the wrong way. How can you improve your […]

Invest in Training: Keeping up with the Fast Pace of Change

Your employees make the difference between a successful HVAC company and an unsuccessful one. One of the biggest challenges facing the industry is high turnover and low retention. The more you invest your time and resources into improving your talent, the more committed your employees will be to your organization. That is why it is […]

Millennials are Shaking Up the Building Technologies and Construction Market

While the impact of millennials might seem scant right now, this will change. More and more baby boomers will be leaving the workforce, which will continue to trigger an influx of younger workers into the building technologies and HVAC industries. Here are some of the ways that millennials are already starting to impact the construction […]

4 Tips for a Highly Effective Hiring Process

The hiring process can sometimes feel overwhelming. Often there are aspects to the process that get overlooked. In this competitive market, you need to review your procedures and shore up any weak areas. Here are four easy rules that can help make your hiring process more efficient and effective.  Speed Up the Process It’s important […]

Green Building is the Future of Construction and Building Technologies

Green building has been a steadily growing trend in construction and building technologies. This trend is significantly changing the industry. One reason that it has had such a profound effect is the sheer number of benefits sustainable building practices bring to the construction and building technologies industries.  Cost-efficiency Green building practices conserve water and energy, […]

5 Steps to Improve Talent Acquisition

The HVAC and building technologies industries have never been as competitive as they are now. Recruiting the best talent takes taking stock of your current strategies and adapting new ones when necessary. Here are 5 steps you can take right now to improve your HVAC and building technologies talent acquisition.  1. Cultivate Inclusivity One way […]

How to Attract Exceptional Talent in a Competitive Market

The HVAC labor shortage makes attracting top talent an essential priority. There are more jobs than there are people with skills to fill those jobs, so you need to have the edge on your competitors if you want to win over the best talent. Here are some strategies you can use to attract the talent […]

How to Make a Connection with Your Interviewer

While prepping for an interview, most candidates rehearse possible interview questions and research everything they can about the company. But no matter how much you prepare for the interview, it’s impossible to anticipate the personality of the hiring manager. Yet, the person who connects with the interviewer on a personal level often lands the job. […]