May 29 2019

Welcome to the New Mahler Private Staffing Website!

This year marks Mahler Private Staffing’s 30th year in business. As we celebrate our history of long-term relationships and successful placements, we have launched our new website with a more modern and user-friendly interface with more information about what we offer and how we can work together. Clients can now find our current listing of

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Jan 22 2018

Mahler Private Staffing is Moving!

After nearly 20 years at our current location at 600 N. Broadway, during which time we have grown, changed, and continued to provide the highest level of service to our clients, Mahler Private Staffing will be relocating to new offices down the street in Milwaukee on January 25, 2018. Our new offices are located at:

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May 22 2017

Mahler to Co-Sponsor Event with DEMA in Chicago

Mahler Private Staffing is happy to announce that we are co-sponsoring the Domestic Estate Management Association’s Chicago Chapter event this Wednesday, May 24th.  All private service professionals who perform any level of household management are invited, including Executive Housekeepers, Personal and Family Assistants, Nannies, House Managers, Chefs, and more.  This is an excellent opportunity for

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Mar 30 2017

Best Practices for On-Boarding New Household Staff

We have all been the new person at some point or another–the new kid on the block, the freshman at the big university, a manager in a new office. In such hard-to-navigate situations, receiving a tour around “campus” is customary. Communicating where the water cooler is, how the boss prefers to be addressed, or which

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Jan 25 2017

Mahler Private Staffing’s President Interviewed

This week, Mahler Private Staffing’s President, Peter Mahler, was interviewed regarding household staffing.  Please see the article below:

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Dec 14 2016

“Career Conversations” rather than “Performance Reviews” – A New Take

It is the end of the year and we find that many of our clients plan to complete performance reviews for their staff at year’s end: either right after the new year or on the anniversary of their employees’ date of hire. Many clients find that this can be a challenging task, so we hope

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Dec 12 2016

New York Magazine features Mahler Private Staffing!

We are pleased to share our contribution to this New York Magazine article! (You can scroll down to the end of the article for the “Now, Who Will Take Care of It” section for insights on how a home of significant size should be staffed.)

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Oct 05 2016

Holiday Help Has Arrived!

The holidays are approaching and it is our hope that this white paper will encourage planning in advance, allowing for a more relaxed and enjoyable season. In our experience, households that sail through the holidays utilize many of the best practices listed below. Organization: Establish a holiday binder to update throughout the year – to include:

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Sep 16 2016

The Personal Assistant Network launches in New York!

Mahler Private Staffing is proud to be connected to the Personal Assistant Network. The Personal Assistant Network is a leading organization of professional Personal Assistants, Executive/Personal Assistants and Estate Managers based in the San Francisco Bay area. Now, they are expanding their organization to New York. The Personal Assistant Network is committed to providing continuing

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Feb 15 2014

Mahler Private Staffing – New York Times “New Domestics” article

Peter Mahler, President of Mahler Private Staffing, quoted in NY Times article on the New Domestics:

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