Manufacturing / Automotive


Miles’ Letter: Q4 2018

Posted by Date Posted: October 04, 2018 Posted in Manufacturing / Automotive,Quarterly Analysis

Posted by Jim Miles, Director – Engineering and Research   Miles’ Letter Q-4 2018 Out With a Bang I have just wrapped up a quick environmental scan of the major market verticals.  I want to thank the roughly 150 technical and business leaders that took time to speak with me to provide this overview.  To summarize the…

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Miles’ Letter: Q3 2018

Posted by Date Posted: August 03, 2018 Posted in Manufacturing / Automotive,Quarterly Analysis

Posted by Jim Miles, Director – Engineering and Research   Miles’ Letter Q3 – 2018 We are reminded of what is reported to be an ancient Chinese curse: “May you live in interesting times” (first reported to the British Parliament in 1836 by diplomats returning from China). With the current administration seeming to be intent on…

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Interview Thank You Note?

Posted by Date Posted: July 07, 2017 Posted in Candidate Tips,Manufacturing / Automotive

Thank you notes after an interview can set you apart or make you just one of the interviewees.  It’s not enough to send an interview thank you note, it’s critical to think about how the other person thinks of you when reading it. A one liner interview thank you note that says, “Hey, great meeting you,…

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Staffing Cents: Q1-2017

Posted by Date Posted: March 29, 2017 Posted in Client Resources,Manufacturing / Automotive,Quarterly Analysis

Staffing Cents is a quarterly newsletter that provides insights into the current candidate market and provides tip and tricks for employers to successfully navigate that environment. What do networking and banking have in common? Networking is a trendy topic. In fact, a simple google search for “networking best practices” yielded 7.5 million results for the…

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