Do Skills Trump Character?

  Have you ever hired a candidate who is perfect on paper, with years of industry experience and the idea “skills list”, and later found yourself firing that “perfect candidate” for factors that have nothing to do with skills, but everything to do with character, behavior, teamwork, and well, in a word, culture?  Peter Drucker… Read More »

What Do Escrow and Title Employers Look for on a Resume?

What do our title, escrow, mortgage, homebuilder and real estate office clients look for when deciding who to interview and who to hire?   What do our clients grill us about when choosing between candidates?   I was surprised to see just how well our A Team “Must Have” list lined up with the list… Read More »

Escrow and Social Media: Do’s and Don’ts

A panel of three attorneys gave a terrific presentation about social media at the California Escrow Association (CEA)  annual education meeting in October. Here at A Team, we were proud to see an A Team alum, Jennifer Felton, Esquire, of RELAW, APC on the panel. Jennifer worked for A Team on assignment at industry client sites… Read More »

Companies Look to Ramp Up Hiring as 2015 Comes to a Close

While it’s true that most companies will start to look at their strategic plans for 2016 in the 4th quarter, it’s a myth that companies don’t hire during this time period. A Team Staffing actually sees an uptick in activity as the fall and winter seasons approach.  This year in particular figures to finish strong… Read More »

Staffing Agencies Are a Great Asset for Clients and Employees Alike!

Are you new to staffing firms? Give us a call; we’d be happy to talk with you about the way we work, the benefits we offer, the clients we work with in title, escrow, mortgage and other real estate-related fields in Southern California, the industry professionals we’ve helped land a great job – and what… Read More »