Jackson launches five new retained searches to kick off 2021

Jackson Executive Search, LLC is pleased to announce the launch of five (5) new retained searches beginning in January 2021.  While 2020 brought its challenges for both candidates and clients alike, the company was able to achieve a 100% fill rate on retained search projects.  We maintain that we have the best candidate and client… Read More »

Jackson completes two Business Unit Leader searches for Cajun Industries, LLC.

  Jackson has successfully completed two executive searches for Cajun Industries, LLC.  The search for Business Unit Leaders in Houston, TX and Baton Rouge, LA begin in early March 2020. “Throughout this search, Cajun remained focused on their goal of keeping the hiring process objective.  We relied on our depth of experience in executive selection… Read More »

Jackson selected by Cajun Industries to assist with Business Unit Leader searches

  Cajun Industries, LLC has announced the launch of competitive searches for the company’s Business Unit Leader – Baton Rouge Mechanical and Business Unit Leader – Houston Mechanical positions.  The leadership positions will be based within the company’s corporate office in Baton Rouge, LA and the Houston, TX business unit respectively. The successful leader will oversee… Read More »

Talent is a priority regardless of company size

While Jackson & Associates is best known for working with some of the biggest names in the AEC industry, some may not realize we provide consultation and recruiting services to companies of all sizes. From budding startups to family-owned ventures, our assistance has repeatedly been sought by a wide array of general contractors, developers and… Read More »

Are You Prepared?

  If you’re like most people, taking certain measures to protect your future is critical. You participate in a 401(k) plan in preparation for retirement. You carry health insurance in case you fall ill. Your vehicle is insured in case of a collision. So, wouldn’t it be equally wise to show the same foresight regarding… Read More »

Construction’s Focus on Worker Safety

We all like to take risks now and then. Some of our greatest experiences come from leaving our comfort-zone. Construction is one industry in which an unnecessary risk can quickly translate into disaster or even worse, result in someone not going home to his or her family. More than six (6) million workers are on… Read More »

Craftsmen Recruiting, A Look at the Future

  “CONSTRUCTION WORKERS NEEDED: Please do not apply if you oversleep, have court often, do not have a babysitter every day, have to get rides to work later than our work day begins, experience flat tires every week, have to hold on to a cell phone all day, or will become an expert at your… Read More »

“Time is Money.”

While this statement is certainly true for almost all businesses and industries, it’s literally the foundation of the Construction Industry. Ask anyone involved in a construction project what the top priorities are beyond safety and they’ll say, “finishing on time and under budget.” However, it’s not that simple. Project schedules can fall apart or be… Read More »

Millennials Need Construction; Construction Needs Millennials

American cities are bursting at the seams, due in no small part to the rise of the millennials. Born between 1978 and the late ‘90s, this tech-savvy (yet undeniably “green”) generation is making waves across every aspect of society, reshaping construction in the process. From an increased need for multi-family units to a surge in mass transit,… Read More »