While business activity is returning to some semblance of normalcy post-pandemic, finding and retaining top candidates is proving difficult. Check out the conversation that Dawson & Dawson, Inc. CEO, Kathy Dawson, CSP had with leadership, culture, and compensation expert Laura Conover, in which we discuss what senior leadership needs to know and do to thrive in this unprecedented job market. Thank you Michael Ashley who coordinated the conversation and was our host in the video presentation. Click on the LinkedIn Article to read more AND… Check out the VIDEO to listen to the conversation. Here’s the Q&A copy: Q: How would you describe the executive recruiting market in California as of Q2 2021? Kathy: I would describe it as unparalleled. Right now, unemployment is 8.3 percent in Northern California and 6.4 percent in Southern California. (Traditionally, 2.5 to 3.0 percent of people are “unemployable,” so really what we have is just about 3.0 to 5.0 percent of the workforce that is employable, and everybody is trying to recruit them.) It’s definitely a candidate’s market. If you’re an employer, you’ll want to hire… read more →
The Holidays can be a wonderful time of year for us and our families. While it should be a time of joy celebrating and spending time with family, some of us overextend ourselves which leaves us with little or no energy to truly enjoy the season. The tips below will help you to de-stress and enjoy the holidays in a more relaxed, refreshed and peaceful state of mind. Cheers! Go Outside: If you are indoors most days, make a point to get outside for some fresh air and sunlight. Being outside and in nature have automatic calming effects. Stepping outside for a few minutes a day can be very uplifting. Take a Walk: Walk around the block, around your office building or to pick-up lunch. Walking reenergizes us and gets the blood pumping. It gives you a few minutes of quiet time to take in the scenery and get an energetic boost. Do Less – Enjoy More: You don’t have to say “yes” to every party invite or happy hour. Keep your routine as close to normal as possible and… read more →
“As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them” – John Fitzgerald Kennedy On Friday, November 11, Veterans Day, we remember all veterans who served our country, past and present. Veterans Day is a day we as Americans set aside to thank those who have devoted their lives to protect and honor our country. Companies throughout the country offer year around discounts to veterans and special offers on Veterans Day, some of which are not widely advertised. Make sure to bring your military ID with you and help spread the word to your fellow veterans! Here are some of the Free or Discounted Meals on Veterans Day 2016: Del Taco – 50% off with valid military ID Applebee’s – free meal from a limited menu BJ’s – free entree $12.95 value or less Buffalo Wild Wings – free small order of wings and french fries California Pizza Kitchen – free meal from a limited menu Chili’s – free meal from a limited menu El Torito –… read more →
Mrs. Lynch’s expertise with business development and corporate transactions will greatly enhance our rapidly growing National Search and Staffing firm.
Dawson & Dawson just keeps making it happen year after year.
OCBJ reported that Employment Agencies generated $720 million in local revenue in 2014, a slight increase from the prior year.
This year 174 companies reported 18.7 billion in sales. The small companies segment accounted for 88 business on the Orange County Business Journal’s list. Dawson & Dawson, Inc. continues to steadily grow reporting a revenue growth rate of 99.8% over the last 2 years. We are very optimistic about our performance for next year. The economy is shaping up and the outlook is good.
Dawson & Dawson, Inc. continues our steady growth reporting a two-year revenue growth of 260%.
Dawson & Dawson is delighted to earn a position on the 2013 Inc. 500|5000 list of the fastest-growing private companies in America.
Kathy Dawson is honored to be recognized among the finest women entrepreneurs in North America by Enterprising Women Magazine.