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.

Are Job Boards Still Relevant?

Posted by Bernie Reifkind on May 4, 2018

Most job searchers are using every job board available to land their dream job.  Have most job boards become over-saturated with resumes and job listings? Job boards such as Indeed, Zip Recruiter, Glassdoor, CareerBuilder, and Monster may be useful for job seekers; but those resumes remain on these jobsites long after employment has been found. […]

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 […]

Here’s the only reason to ever hire anyone

Posted by Bernie Reifkind on October 9, 2017

To make money. PERIOD.  After all, isn’t that the reason that a business exists? A hiring decision is an investment decision to solve a need: to grow a company or to stop from losing money because a key employee is gone for whatever reason. So the real issue is that hiring solves a need.  That’s […]

Career Reboot: 5 Steps to Freedom

Posted by Bernie Reifkind on May 18, 2017

Do something right now. What are you waiting for? Re-booting yourself can be a process in which you take action a little bit each day. What small step can you do right now to make a make a dream come true? Read something that might help. Make one phone call to find out the information you need. Write a sentence. Fix your resume. Do 10 minutes of research. The point is to do something no matter how small or trivial.