Human Resources

September 15, 2010

All builders look for sales superstars, yet few companies are consistently able to make great sales hires. Here are 10 traits to look for when recruiting your next sales professional.

April 01, 2010

Leaders need to engage their people, be good listeners and set the right example.

December 01, 2008

Lean times don't necessarily call for lean measures. Here's what to focus on during down time

October 01, 2008

Excellent HR processes and customer satisfaction earned K. Hovnanian – Northern California a 2009 National Housing Quality Honorable Mention Award.

August 01, 2008

Here’s what national homebuilders are doing to improve their business during the downturn.

April 01, 2008

Read how you can position yourself to keep your job while everyone else is being laid off.

February 01, 2008

Rodney Hall underscores why and how homebuilders should pay attention to a candidate’s EQ

December 01, 2007

A great hire is more than a solid resume. Learn about emotional intelligence and how it can contribute to a homebuilding employee's success.

November 01, 2007

Layoffs are inevitable in struggling industries. Professional Builder’s HR columnist Rodney Hall offers tips for how to handle downsizing.

October 01, 2007

Professional Builder columnist Rodney Hall has a list of suggestions for recently unemployed homebuilder employees – and it doesn’t include taking some time off.


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