Advance Your Career With MatchBuilt’s Blog

Welcome to MatchBuilt’s career development blog for anyone seeking new opportunities within the industry.

The residential construction industry in the U.S. experienced significant growth in 2019, with a 12.3% month-over-month increase in housing starts reported by the U.S. Census Bureau in October. This growth brought the industry to its highest level since June 2007, with an annual pace of 1.364 million.

Looking ahead, the 2020s are poised to bring even greater advancements in homebuilding, thanks to the emergence of innovative technologies. As a professional in this sector, you have the opportunity to capitalize on this momentum and advance your career in home building or building materials. And if you need guidance along the way, the new MatchBuilt blog is here to offer valuable insights and tips to help you achieve your goals.

What to Expect With the MatchBuilt Blog

MatchBuilt is a top executive search firm known for its exceptional support of homebuilders and building product manufacturers nationwide. And now, we’re thrilled to introduce our latest venture: the MatchBuilt blog.

This new platform is a valuable resource center for individuals looking to enter or transition within the residential construction or building materials industries. Our blog offers practical advice, insider tips, and expert strategies for breaking through obstacles and establishing successful business connections.

With the MatchBuilt blog, you’ll find a clear path to career advancement. Our blog is an extension of our home building and building materials career services, designed with your needs in mind.

Whether you’re a C-suite executive or a skilled contractor, our online job search platform is the best in the industry for matching top talent with the right companies in their respective fields. We offer a wide range of opportunities across various niches, including:

  • Executive Leadership
  • Construction Management
  • Sales and Marketing
  • Land Acquisition and Development
  • Finance and Account
  • Customer service
  • Purchasing and Estimating

Now, in addition to searching for the right opening, you can also find the right resources you need to take your new career even further.

Actionable Advice

We understand that job searching can be daunting, especially in the highly competitive building industry. That’s why we created our MatchBuilt blog to provide actionable advice to help you achieve your career goals.

Imagine being able to receive real-world tips and tricks from homebuilding and building products experts who have been in your shoes and have successfully landed their dream jobs. Well, with our blog, you can do just that.

Our blog posts are carefully crafted to provide trending tools, tips, and advice to job seekers who are looking to navigate the building industry in 2020 and beyond. We cover various topics, including job search strategies, networking tactics, interview tips, and more. Our expert counsel will help you stay up-to-date with industry trends and give you the knowledge and skills you need to succeed.

At MatchBuilt, we’re committed to helping you achieve your career aspirations, and our blog is just one of the many ways we provide support to job seekers in the building industry.

Trending Topics

In the competitive job market of the construction industry, it’s important to stay ahead of the curve and understand the latest trends and technologies that are reshaping the field. By having knowledge of these advancements, you can impress potential employers and stand out from other job applicants.

Our MatchBuilt blog is here to help you gain that insider knowledge and confidently speak about these topics during interviews. We cover a wide range of subjects, from dimensional lumber, smart home gadgets, and AI-powered tools to sustainable living spaces and more. With our comprehensive coverage, you’ll be well-equipped to impress hiring managers and land the homebuilding or building products job you’ve dreamed of.

In addition to discussing the latest trends, we provide self-promotion guidance. We’ll share insights on personal branding and social networking strategies that can help you stand out and impress potential employers. With our help, you’ll be able to confidently present yourself as a top candidate for any job opportunity in the building industry.

Resume and Cover Letter Application

In the competitive world of job applications, it’s important to stand out from the crowd and catch the attention of recruiters. Many of our blog posts focus on ways to position yourself as a top candidate right from the beginning.

One of the most effective ways to do this is by improving your resume and cover letter. If you’re still sending out generic, three-page-long resumes and cover letters, a few simple changes could make a huge difference in your call-back rate.

Crafting a winning resume and cover letter can be a daunting task, but it’s essential to know how to effectively communicate your skills and experience, use the right format, and avoid common mistakes that can lead to rejection.

In today’s digital age, more and more homebuilders are turning to online job portals and other technologies to streamline their recruitment process. This makes it more important than ever to know how to optimize your digital applications to increase your chances of landing your dream job.

Our blog is here to guide you through the process with practical tips and expert advice on everything from crafting a strong resume and cover letter to mastering digital job applications. With our help, you’ll be able to present yourself in the best possible light and position yourself for success in the competitive building industry job market.

Acquisition Support

As the homebuilding industry continues to experience rapid growth and consolidation, mergers and acquisitions (M&A) have become common. In fact, in the past two years alone, there have been over 20 significant M&A transactions in the sector.

While M&As can effectively build shareholder value, they can also be a source of stress and uncertainty for employees. That’s where the MatchBuilt blog comes in.

Our blog will provide valuable insights on navigating the M&A process, whether you’re facing a job transition or simply want to stay informed. From what to expect during acquisition to how to seek new opportunities, we’ll cover everything you need to know to stay ahead of the curve. By staying informed and prepared, you can position yourself for success in the face of industry changes.

Advice for Employers

At MatchBuilt, we understand that finding the right candidate for a job can be a time-consuming and challenging process. As a result, we strive to assist hiring managers and recruiters in this endeavor.

Our Career Center is not just designed to assist job-seekers; it is also intended to educate and aid employers in their search for the ideal candidate. When you work with us, we’ll help you streamline the hiring process, saving you time and money while ensuring that you find the perfect candidate for the position you need to fill.

Our blog is a resource where you can find useful tips on optimizing your hiring process. From identifying potential candidates to assessing their skills and evaluating their fit within your company culture, we’ll share advice and best practices to help you make the most informed decisions.

We’ll also provide tips for nurturing and developing your new team, including leadership strategies that can help you inspire and motivate your employees to achieve their full potential. By leveraging the insights and knowledge available on the MatchBuilt blog, you’ll be able to build a high-performing team that delivers results for your organization.

Insights for Job Searching in Building Industry from the MatchBuilt Career Center

In conclusion, whether you’re a job seeker or employer in the homebuilding or building products industry, the MatchBuilt blog and career center are here to help you succeed. Our actionable advice, insider knowledge, and industry expertise can give you the competitive edge you need to make your next career move or find your next top hire.

We understand the unique challenges and opportunities of the construction industry, and we’re committed to sharing our expertise to help you succeed. From optimizing your job search and standing out to employers to navigating industry M&As and building a strong team, we cover it all on our blog.

So whether you’re just starting out in the industry or are a seasoned professional, make sure to check out our resources and services. With MatchBuilt by your side, you can take your career or business to new heights in the homebuilding and building products industry.