Video Interview Tips 2/2: Preparing Your Environment

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Continuing in our series about how to succeed in a video interview, today we’re talking about how best to prepare your environment. The environment is critical. As more companies are getting more global in scope, it stands to reason that not every candidate is available locally or able to fly in for an interview. Video… Read more »

Considering a Career in Project Controls? Here’s What You Need to Know

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Interested in exploring a career path in Project Controls? Project Controls are the data gathering, data management and analytical processes used to predict, understand and constructively influence the time and cost outcomes of a project. It’s through the communication of this information that drives effective management and decision making. But breaking into this role doesn’t… Read more »

Video Interview Tips 1/2: Being Prepared

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Video interviews are becoming easily as popular as phone interviews in the modern digital age. They are equally as challenging, however. If you haven’t figured out how to best present yourself as a candidate over video conferencing, it’s really not that difficult. In this new, two-part series we’re going to explore just how to show… Read more »

Humility: A Leadership Quality to Master

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Great leaders are many things. They have a vision. They are inspiring. They are excellent communicators and have the ability to motivate others to help them achieve great things. But one character trait that is clearly important for true leaders is humility. Ego rarely serves leaders well, particularly when it comes to inspiring others to follow them. Here are… Read more »

4 Signs You Need to Quit Your Boss

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There comes a time in many professional careers where no matter the hard work or effort you put into a role; the situation becomes clear that things won’t get better. Your boss has a huge impact on that experience. That’s when you know that it’s time to throw in the towel. Here are 4 signs… Read more »

I&C Planner – How Does This Job Provide Benefits to the Company

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I&C Planners or Instrumentation and Control Planning is a necessary part of a successful plant operation. To operate a plant safely and reliably, the first prerequisite is to know exactly what shape it is in. The plant documentation needs to reflect plant reality as accurately as possible. It is the instrumentation and control planning systems… Read more »

What Are You Doing Wrong in the Job Search (And You Don’t Even Know It!)

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Feel like you’re not making any headway in your job search? Looking for a new job is tough. It makes you take a hard look at your experiences, your qualifications, and your goals and see if they align with what’s being asked of the modern worker. Between rejections and overwhelming job applications that can seem… Read more »

What Does a Project Risk Analyst Do?

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Frequently, we are on the lookout for the industry-leading talent that our clients are seeking. One role that comes through our doors regularly is that of a Project Risk Analyst. Employees in this role are responsible for assisting with the overall management of comprehensive corporate risk management or insurance programs with a concentration on risk… Read more »

How to Find a Company that Values Safety

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Worker health and safety is a growing industry priority, and not just for employers concerned about insurance and claims. Employees should know about how their safety and wellbeing on the job site is being managed both on a policy level as well as on the ground. This includes evaluating companies and jobs on safety as… Read more »

Which Skills Make for the Best Scheduling Supervisors?

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Are you interested in putting your people and project management skills to work? Consider applying for a position as a scheduling supervisor. Here are a few things you should know about this great opportunity. Job Summary A scheduling supervisor reports to the manager of scheduling in supporting project management professionals, project controls professionals and executives… Read more »