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7 Reasons You Need To Prioritize Employee Training

July 7, 2020

Because professional development isn’t cheap, your organization may consider cutting back. However, generally, that’s not the best idea.  Here are seven reasons why you should prioritize employee training.  Stay Innovative Especially in today’s ever-changing world, you need your team to remain current on the latest advances and technology. Otherwise, all those superstar candidates you hired several years ago will be out-of-date. As a result, your business will…

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You Should Be Using Online Reviews to Improve Your Job Search

June 26, 2020

When you’re searching for employment, you know it’s a smart idea to research organizations by visiting their websites and social media channels. But, what else? Here’s why you should be using online reviews to improve your job search.  Where to Find Reviews  Company reviews are merely a search away. Both Google and Facebook provide five-star rating systems. However, keep in mind, these reviews usually come from…

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Take These Steps To Fix Your Employer Brand

June 24, 2020

You know your company’s brand is important. So, what if your messaging isn’t working for your organization anymore? Don’t worry. You can fix this.  Follow these steps to get your employer brand back on track.  Conduct a Brand Audit  Start by giving your employees a quick survey. Ask them to, “Tell me about our company’s brand.” Their responses probably will fall into one of four categories. 1)…

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Here’s Why You Want A Recruiter That Tells You “No”

June 12, 2020

When you signed up to work with a recruiter, you might have been hoping they would answer “Yes” to any of your requests. However, sometimes a definite answer isn’t in your best interest. Here’s why you want to partner with a recruiter who’s willing to tell you “No.” You Want to Make a Great First Impression and Land That Job …

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7 Reasons You Need To Prioritize Employee Training

June 5, 2020

Because professional development isn’t cheap, your organization may consider cutting back. However, generally, that’s not the best idea.  Here are seven reasons why you should prioritize employee training.  1. Stay Innovative Especially in today’s ever-changing world, you need your team to remain current on the latest advances and technology. Otherwise, all those superstar candidates you hired several years ago will be out-of-date. As a result, your…

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The Do’s and Don’ts of Interviewing Over Video

May 29, 2020

You received an invitation to an interview, but it’s a video interview. Now, you’re not sure what to expect. That’s OK. You’ve got this. Simply follow these do’s and don’ts for interviewing over video.  When Interviewing Over Video… Do  Take the Interview Seriously It’s tempting to think video interviews aren’t as serious as in-person meetings. However, this isn’t true. In fact,…

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The Best Platforms to Conduct a Video Interview

May 22, 2020

Between advances in technology, cost-cutting measures and social distancing, many companies have begun to leverage virtual interviews. If your organization is thinking about exploring a video format, you’ll want to find the best platform. Here’s an overview of five popular options (in alphabetical order).  myInterview  myInterview provides a video widget that can be easily added to your existing recruitment site. Their product includes invitations, analysis of candidate responses and 24-hour support. The basic plan…

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How to Come Out of a Crisis Stronger

May 15, 2020

The Coronavirus pandemic blindsided the world economy in early 2020. And in the face of skyrocketing unemployment and business closures, companies of all sizes wondered if they could weather the storm. But fortunately, hardship can build resolve too. Here are five tips to help your organization not only survive but also come out of a crisis stronger.  Support Your Employees  Tough times led to…

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Essential Workers: How to Keep Your Family Healthy at Home

May 8, 2020

If you are an essential worker, you NEED to report to your job every day despite lockdown orders. Certainly, this puts both you and the people you live with at greater risk. Follow these simple tips to help keep your family healthy at home.  Change Your Clothes  Although research suggests Coronavirus doesn’t survive long on soft surfaces, many essential workers feel more…

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Is Your Current Job Disrupting Your Work/Life Balance?

April 25, 2020

You feel like your current job is disrupting your work/life balance. But, is this true? And if so, what should you do about it? Rebalance the scales using this advice.  Signs Your Current Job Is Disrupting Your Work/Life Balance  You spend more than 55 hours per week working  You often need to complete assignments off the clock  You seem to be thinking about your job constantly  You check your work…

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