About Jennifer

Jennifer Wright is the founder of Becker Wright Consultants. Jennifer’s background in business began immediately upon graduation from Texas A&M University. She launched Becker Wright Consultants shortly after her move to Austin, Texas. Becker Wright Consultants has enjoyed success in bringing qualified associates to some of the top companies in the US and has had a hand in hiring more than 500 associates nationwide and assisting more than 90 corporations, many of which are Fortune 500 companies. Jennifer resides in Austin, Texas, with her husband and three children.

5 Tips for Acing the Phone Interview

The goal of the phone interview is simple: For the employer to determine whether it is worth it to him to meet you in person. From this one conversation, the interviewer will form ideas and opinions about your enthusiasm, knowledge, skills, and personality. 5 Tips for Acing the Phone Interview Practice, and then practice some more. Have [...]

By |2017-05-11T21:00:54-05:00December 1st, 2015|Categories: BWC Blog, Career Advice, Interview tips|0 Comments

Considering a Career Change? Read These 3 Articles First!

Are you considering a career change? If so, the prospect can be daunting, especially if you are overwhelmed or frustrated by the demands of your current role. The following articles provide valuable insights to help you organize your thoughts and manage the anxiety that can accompany the thought of a major career transition. The Surprising [...]

By |2017-05-11T21:00:54-05:00November 9th, 2015|Categories: BWC Blog, Career Advice|0 Comments

Becker Wright Consultants Placed on Austin Business Journal’s List of Top Contingency Search Firms

The Austin Business Journal recently named Becker Wright Consultants, LLC  to its annual top Contingency Search Firms for 2014.  The company made it's first appearance on the list ranked 6th of 19 firms listed. The Contingency Search Firms are ranked by the Austin Business Journal by number of permanent contingency placements made over the course of the prior [...]

By |2017-05-11T21:00:54-05:00September 17th, 2015|Categories: BWC Blog, Community|0 Comments

Healthcare Hiring Trends and Insights for 2015

Healthcare Costs in the United States The United States (U.S.) spends more per individual than any other developed country (or any other country in the world for that matter) in the world for healthcare. The U.S. also leads the world in private and public sector budgeted dollars for healthcare expenditures. Looking at our country’s recent [...]

By |2017-05-11T21:00:54-05:00August 6th, 2015|Categories: BWC Blog, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Fall Hiring? Consider Time-to-Productivity

Are you planning to hire new employees in the fall? Consider time-to-productivity. Fall is typically the busiest hiring season, but with holidays just ahead on the calendar, you must begin your hiring process now--in order for new employees to be fully productive before the holiday season. What is time-to-productivity? According to The Institute for Corporate Productivity (i4cp), time-to-productivity encompasses [...]

By |2017-05-11T21:00:54-05:00August 4th, 2015|Categories: BWC Blog|0 Comments

Why Your Job Search Should Not Take a Summer Vacation

As the official first day of summer approaches, you may be tempted to take time off from your job search efforts assuming that companies won't be hiring over the summer months. However, the opposite is true. Our clients tend to hire as much, if not more, in the summer than any other time of year. Consider this: Keeping [...]

By |2017-05-11T21:00:54-05:00June 12th, 2015|Categories: BWC Blog|0 Comments

US Adds 280,000 Jobs in May 2015

US Adds 280,000 Jobs in May 2015 According to The Bureau of Labor Statistics Employment Situation Summary released in early June, the US added 280,00 jobs in May of this year. The majority of jobs were added in Professional & Business Services with 63,000 jobs added, followed by Leisure & Hospitality and Healthcare and sectors adding 57,000 [...]

By |2017-05-11T21:00:54-05:00June 8th, 2015|Categories: BWC Blog|0 Comments

Successful Women in Business: Jennifer Wright

Jennifer Wright, owner of Becker Wright Consultants, was recently featured in a local business publication called "Faces and Places Magazine." Jennifer has been the driving force behind the success of the executive recruiting firm since founding it in 2003. Successful Women in Business According to the State of Women-Owned Business Report, commissioned by American Express OPEN, Women entrepreneurs [...]

By |2017-05-11T21:00:54-05:00May 28th, 2015|Categories: BWC Blog, Community|0 Comments

Employment Outlook for the Remainder of 2014 Optimistic

Good news for job seekers! Employment outlook for the remainder of 2014 is very optimistic. The first half of 2014 has proven to be a period of growth for our clients. Unlike the past several years when they were running a leaner team, many of our clients have been pushing forward with hiring new headcount. We expect this [...]

By |2017-05-11T21:00:54-05:00July 17th, 2014|Categories: BWC Blog|0 Comments

Salary Speak: The Truth About Pay Increases When Changing Jobs

Salary Speak: The Truth About Pay Increases When Changing Jobs Imagine this. You are wrapping up an interview for a job that feels like a perfect fit. You researched the company. You prepared a list of well-thought out questions. You feel confident. Then, the interviewer lobs that final question that causes anxiety for even the [...]

By |2017-05-11T21:00:54-05:00February 20th, 2014|Categories: Interview tips, Salary|0 Comments
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