College Degree: Credibility to Interview

Posted by Bernie Reifkind on August 14, 2018

As a Recruitment Executive I see resumes all day long (as you might imagine.) If someone does not have a BS/BA degree then for education I will often see things like Graduate of the Dale Carnegie course or Toastmasters, etc. It’s not the same.

In many cases, having a license to work in a specific field such as nursing or physical therapy looks great on a resume (without having a college degree) ; however having a license along with a college degree in most cases trumps the competition….on paper.

Talent Acquisition Firm in Los Angeles: Premier Search, Inc.

Posted by Bernie Reifkind on January 29, 2018

At Premier Search, Inc. our business was built around one simple, undeniable truth.  The most successful companies are those that have access to the best available professionals.  Not just in Los Angeles, but nationwide. We understand the problem There is a shortage of good people in the healthcare industry. Today it is essential to utilize […]

How to Keep Millennials from Leaving Their Jobs

Posted by Bernie Reifkind on September 1, 2016

Millennials often seek a higher purpose when it comes to their work. When trying to keep Millennials happy, remind them of your company’s mission statement, and how they contribute and are crucial to the greater cause. They like to know they are of worth. Forty-nine percent of junior Millennials (or Millennials in graduate or junior positions) reported in a Deloitte survey that their personal values or morals were very influential in their decision-making at work.

5 Ways to Make Your Social Media Profiles Recruiter-Ready

Posted by Bernie Reifkind on July 13, 2016

At one time, being a job seeker who used social media had a negative connotation. Since Facebook started as a college resource, many students and potential job candidates were warned not to post too much about themselves (think: “party pictures”), as it could cost them a job opportunity.

How to Find an Assisted Living Regional Director of Operations

Posted by Bernie Reifkind on March 18, 2015

In my line of work (executive search recruitment and talent acquisition) I often receive requests from my employer clients to fill their various job openings.  In the past 6 weeks, I have recruited and filled 3 Assisted Living Executive Director positions, 2 Director of Nursing positions, several Business Office Manager positions and 2 Directors of […]