The term 'hustling' has become a popular mantra for many professionals trying to rise through the ranks at work. But what's often less talked about is the physical, mental, and emotional strain that often comes as a direct side-effect to those not-so-glamorous hours crunching the numbers well into the night. Virginia Brookes our Director of Resolver Recruitment says t...Read more
How to avoid career burnout in Real Estate
The Time Management Skills You Need
One of the most effective skills you can have in life is powerful and effective time management. If you're not managing your time well, there's no way you're going to reach your goals at work and the life outside of it. Sure, you might make some progress. But your time management will be an uphill battle if you don't take your time seriously. For people who squander and wast...Read more
Three Common Real Estate Networking Mistakes To Avoid
Whether you’re on the job hunt or not, there’s no doubt you’ve been encouraged to “network, network, network!” more times than you can bear to count. The real estate and property industry is relatively small. Everyone seems to know everyone, so your connections can take you a long way - if you’re networking correctly, that is. If all those conferences and industry even...Read more
What to ask real estate agents in job interviews, and the answers you want to hear!
It’s important for employers to know what to ask prospective real estate agents during job interviews, in order to employ the best person for the company. Our Director Virginia Brookes spoke to WILLIAMS MEDIA about what to ask, and the answers you should be looking out for. Interviewers need to know what the agent is currently writing, and should obtain proof. “Don'...Read more
5 Questions To Ask Yourself Before Accepting A Job Offer
When you’ve sent out dozens of resumes and interviewed almost as many times, finally receiving a job offer feels like the ultimate reward. But just because someone offers you a job doesn’t necessarily mean that you should take it. An interview not only helps your potential employer get to know you, it’s also an opportunity for you to get to know them and the position. You...Read more
How to re-enter the workforce after time away
Our Director Virginia Brookes talks to The Real Estate Conversation on Tips and advice for people looking to re-enter the real estate industry after taking time off! Getting back into any industry after time off can be daunting and nerve wracking. Virginia Brookes, director of Resolver Recruitment spoke to WILLIAMS MEDIA about her advice for people who have taken a few...Read more
5 Best Tips for Not Blowing up Your Job Interview!
Getting the interview is just the first step. Now, you must sell yourself. To secure the role, you will need to show the employer that you are the person for the role. Here are 5 tips on what not to do for your next interview: 1. Not Managing Your Arrival Time Plan your route to the interview in advance. Make sure you know how to get there and how long it will tak...Read more
The Big Question Is Are You in the Right Job?
Have you ever asked yourself if you are in the right job? How about if, and when you should quit a job? You need to know when it’s simply time to double-down or move on from a position. The first thing you need to do is a self-assessment. You need to ask yourself the right questions. You need to determine if the problem is the job itself, or you. Make the effort to take a...Read more
Loyal Employees are your Most Valuable Asset!
An employee's relationship with their manager sets the tone for their level of commitment to the organization's success says Brigette Hyacinth, author of The Future of Leadership: Rise of Automation, Robotics and Artificial Intelligence. Gallup research shows that a mind-boggling 70% of an employee’s motivation is influenced by his or her manager. It’s no wonder employees...Read more
Tips & Tricks to Mastering Social Media
Virginia posted a video last year about the power of social media. As both a candidate and a client social is very important when it comes to recruitment. Virginia says “You can guarantee as a candidate that the moment your CV hits a desk, that employer is looking at your social media account.” Here is a recap of Virginia’s video and a few tips from Mitch Hills from Ma...Read more