Getting employees back to work regarding Covid-19

Every company that is considering asking their employees to go back to the office should consider all of the protocols before moving forward. Here is a short checklist of the issues to be addressed: -Enhanced cleaning and disinfecting -Providing PPP equipment (masks, gloves, disinfectants, etc.) -Social distancing -Telework and cancellation of non-essential business travel -Seating… Read more »


The pandemic has caused numerous employers to layoff and furlough many of their employees over the past few months. There are several industries that have been hit the hardest including the airlines, restaurants, hotels, retail stores, cruise lines and many small businesses like gyms and hair salons. On the other hand, there are a number… Read more »

How to utilize “temp staff” to work through the pandemic

In light of the challenging situation that we are all experiencing due to the pandemic, we have found that using “temporary professionals” to fill in for people who have become ill or for other reasons are not able to fulfill their responsibilities has been quite successful. The advantages of using “temps” through Questemps, Inc. are:… Read more »

Family Offices -Trends in Compensation Models

Compensation for executives in Family Offices typically correlates to the amount of assets under management, the complexity of the organization and their responsibilities. As assets under management increase, many Single Family Offices have and will continue to employ non-family members, which is clearly the current trend. In order to attract and retain the top executives,… Read more »

Family Office Human Capital, Compensation and Staffing Insights

Edward Marshall, Managing Director at Boston Private is joined by executive search professionals, Michael Rosenblatt, President of The Quest Organization and Neil Kreuzberger, President of Kreuzberger Associates to discuss Family Offices and the effect that the pandemic has had on them and best practices in family office human capital management. Topics include: -How Family Offices have worked through… Read more »


The Quest Organization is a highly respected recruiting and consulting firm with a focus on family offices, healthcare, real estate, pharmaceuticals, financial services and closely held businesses that has been in business for over 30 years. In addition, we have a solution for working through the current crisis. Through Questemps, Inc., our temporary services company,… Read more »


Fortunately, the President today, signed a Second Emergency Stimulus Bill allocating additional funding for the paycheck protection program. In light of how quickly PPP funding was exhausted during the initial round, it is essential that participants complete and file their application immediately. It is quite critical however, once you receive the funding, that you comply… Read more »