Receiving a job offer is an incredibly exciting and much-anticipated part of the job searching process, so it is important to handle this part of the process tactfully and professionally. We have witnessed many times that an offer is withdrawn because the candidate thinks they have all the power and as a result, they mismanage the process. Our sister Resolver Recruitment hav...Read more
How to negotiate a job offer
Michelle Alchian: Top Tips On How To Succeed In Real Estate!
We sat down with Michelle Alchian, one of our Consultants from Temp Talent's sister company Resolver Recruitment, to find out about her journey in Real Estate and those all-important top tips on how to succeed in this fantastic industry! How did you get into the industry? When I finished high school I couldn’t wait to start work! While everyone was planning ...Read more
Training with the New York Fire Department
As my last post mentioned, this was still the highlight of my trip from the Big Apple. While I knew we would be carrying out some training whilst we were there, I had no idea what training though and to say that I conquered some fears was an understatement and some of these I am incredibly proud of! First up, we donned full firefighters attire, including the helmet, and l...Read more
New York Fire Department - FDNY
If I have to be honest, this was probably what I was looking forward to most of all on my trip to NYC. For all the people who think it was the firefighters I was running to look at you are ABSOLUTELY wrong! The first thing that sprung to mind when I heard we were headed to the FDNY academy was 9/11 and how this team of individuals pulled together for one of the most intense ...Read more
Oh what an experience and oh, what a city!
Exactly 4 weeks ago today, I set off on an adventure where I had no idea what to expect but I was excited! I was one of a group of 28 business women who embarked on a trip together with the oppportunity to explore some of the most exciting businesses in New York. Not only this, but we also got to spend 2 days at Stern NYU Business school where the focus was on disruptive thi...Read more
Questions you should ask your recruiter
Many questions race through your mind when being informed about a new job from a recruiter. However the temptation from asking that one particular question first off can ultimately do you a disservice, what company is the job for will let any recruiter know that you’ve fallen into the brand name trap. When looking for jobs other factors like office location, culture fit ...Read more
How to recruit in a candidate tight market
As recruiters, we are often asked the question how can I apply for a role where the job ad is full of requirements that normal people simply don’t possess? It’s a catch 22, you need experience to get into real estate 80% of the time but how do you get that experience if no one will give you a chance or if the employer’s expectation is unrealistic? The market we are in at the...Read more
Getting your foot in the door in Real Estate Sales and getting ahead…
Once you have decided that Real Estate Sales is definitely the career path you want how do you take the next step? The common questions we are asked in Sales are – how do I get into Sales? How do I become a top agent? The following are all great ways to commence your long term sales career; • Start as a Sales Assistant to a high performing agent or as the junior ...Read more
Get rid of your work place distraction and boost your productivity!
No one is totally alone with getting distracted; at some point during the day we can get easily distracted from what we are supposed to be doing! There are a huge amount of things that can be disruptive in the work place but one of the largest distractions is most certainly technology. We rely on it so much to do our work but it can also see us get lost in hours of facebook...Read more
For many of us the thought of standing still in your career is enough to make you shudder. So how can you be sure that you are on track to living your best life when it comes to your career and your personal life? I have put together a few ideas to keep you thinking and keep you moving to where you want to be! It's important to understand yourself, and where you're hea...Read more