Executive Search Insight

Raising the Bar in Facilities Management

Operational improvements
IFMA's and RICS's 3rd "Raising the Bar in Facilities Management" report confirms the challenges and opportunities facing facilities leaders. Read more

Search Case Study: District Energy & Power Generation Vice Presidents

Wind Energy
Executive Search Case Study: Vice President - District Energy, and Vice President - Power Generation for a civil and utility construction firm. Read more

Hospital Construction Survey Reveals Shifts in Strategies

2017 Hospital Construction Survey
2017 survey shows overwhelming evidence that healthcare organizations are to be commended on their adaptability and flexibility as the U.S. healthcare system has undergone significant changes over the last several years. Read more

FMI: 6 Ways To Overcome Ownership Transition Obstacles

Think Plan Act
Management consulting firm, FMI, discusses six ways companies can address ownership transition challenges. Read more

Industry Pressures Prompting Changes in A/E/C Recruitment & Talent Management

Professionals in buildings
Tom Helbling, Jim Lord, and Tom Dunn provide their insight of how multiple factors are impacting recruitment and talent management among architecture, engineering, and construction firms. Read more

As Facilities Roles Have Changed, So Has Recruitment

Talent compass
Managing Directors Jim Lord and Wes Miller provide their insight of facilities recruitment and the skills and traits that are sought in executives. Read more

Executive Search Case Study: University Director of Utilities and Program Manager, Utilities

University Utilities Plant
Helbling worked closely with a prestigious private research university to secure a Director of Utilities and a Program Manager, Utilities to oversee an unprecedented infrastructure capital plan. Read more

Challenges of Managing Independent Schools Facilities

Independent school
Independent schools may have smaller campuses than universities and colleges, but their facilities management challenges are just as complex. Read more

FMI Releases U.S. Markets Construction Overview 2017

Construction Forecast
FMI's 2017 U.S. Engineering & Construction Outlook shows cautious optimism with projected growth in many sectors. Read more

Search Case Study: Executive Chairman & Chief Operating Officer

Fossil fuel site
Helbling represented a private equity-owned contractor that serves state and federal infrastructure companies and specializes in engineering, procurement, construction, and design-build services for diverse markets. Read more