About the author

Anthony Hesse

Anthony Hesse

Anthony Hesse established Property Personnel as a Specialist Recruitment Consultancy to the Estate Agency industry in August 1988. The company has been trading for longer than any of its competitors and Anthony is the most experienced specialist recruiter in this field. As well as running the business, he is still very much actively involved at the 'coal face'.


Video job interview
4 March 2019

How to ace a virtual job interview with video conferencing »

In our technologically-developing world, interviews are beginning to move away from the face-to-face meetings that they once were and on to the screen. Maybe the company you’re applying to is far away from your current home, maybe the head office


25 February 2019

Setting career goals: How and why you should do it »

Are you feeling stagnant in your career, standing still while everyone else is advancing? Are you confused about what your next steps look like, your aims, and what you may want to be doing in the future?

If these are familiar


recruitment & retention - Make your place a great place to work.
18 February 2019

How to make your company a great place to work »

“Being able to say ‘This is a great place to work’ is invaluable for both existing employees and attracting the best new talent”, says Great Place to Work, after announcing the UK’s best workplaces for 2018.

Moving forward into 2019, if


Five top tips for staff retention
4 February 2019

Five top tips for staff retention »

“The world of work is changing rapidly, and it is blatantly obvious that job seekers recognise that companies that treat their staff well are the most attractive to work for. As a consequence, they will invariably win the war for


confidence in job recruitment
20 December 2018

Five ways to get a confidence boost when applying for a job »

If you’ve been looking for a job for a while, you might know what we mean when we say that your confidence may not be quite where it was when you started your search. While we all know that rejections


Recruitment agency advantages
13 December 2018

The advantages of using an agency when recruiting »

Recruiting for your company can be a time-consuming and costly process at the best of times, using up your business’s valuable resources without any guarantee of success. It can be a tough task to recruit new top talent, especially if


Dream Job in Estate Agency at Christmas
6 December 2018

Get yourself a dream job in property for Christmas »

While Christmas is traditionally a time for buying gifts for other people, why not get yourself a gift this Christmas and start the new year with a new job to look forward to?

Everyone has bad days at work but, if


14 November 2018

How to prepare for the job you really want »

As we celebrate the 70th birthday of Prince Charles, spare a thought for the fact that he’s effectively been preparing for his dream job for his entire life – that’s 65 years as heir to the throne. He’s been learning


29 October 2018

Managing your online reputation »

In our digital world, more and more employers are turning to social media to find out about candidates and potential employees after receiving their CVs. According to research, as many as three quarters of recruiters use social networking sites to


Property interview preparation
22 October 2018

What to expect from your property interview »

If you’re reading this, we’re assuming you’re looking to commence a career in estate agency, and that you will hopefully have interviews coming up. An interview can be a daunting prospect, but with the right mindset and preparation, you should