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Ugh! Tons of Applicants but no Skills – What to do?

Getting candidates to apply for your company’s vacant positions is often the first hurdle when it comes to hiring; however, it is not always the most difficult. Receiving an overwhelming number of applicants can be a great problem to face,… Read more »

Create Diversity in the Workplace

Creating and managing diversity in the workplace should be just as important to managers as keeping up to date with the latest technologies or industry trends. Just as technologies and trends evolve and change, workplace diversity also requires a degree… Read more »

Looking Ahead: 3 Challenges for HR

As with any business decision, hiring has always had, and will continue to have, its own unique set of challenges. While it is important to recognize, tackle, and overcome your current hiring obstacles, it is equally as important to take… Read more »

Specialized Skills Employees: Where Are They Hiding?

Finding the right candidates can be very similar to finding a needle in a haystack. This especially rings true for employers looking to hire employees with specialized skillsets. Thanks to the advent of the World Wide Web, promoting your company’s… Read more »

Total Rewards Package: Does Yours Get the Job Done?

One of the most challenging aspects of the hiring process for both job seekers and employers alike is salary negotiation. While compensation is not the only deciding factor in whether a candidate will accept a job offer or not, it… Read more »

Flexible Work Arrangements: Where Are We Headed?

As work-life balance continues to blur into a work-life blend, flexible working has become increasingly more attractive in today’s workforce. While working from home may not be a feasible solution for every employee or every business, many different methods exist… Read more »

Is Cultural Fit Really that Important?

On average, human beings will spend approximately one-third of their lives at work. Because of this, it should come as no surprise that work feeds into many other aspects of our lives, influencing self identity, self esteem, and opportunities for… Read more »

Are You Prepared for a Five Generation Workplace?

Within the last year or so, an amazing phenomenon has begun to occur throughout the American workforce. For the first time in history, four distinct generations are sharing the same workplace, with a fifth generation following closely behind. While this… Read more »

Give Your Resume a Facelift to Get Noticed!

Getting your resume noticed by a hiring manager is your first step in the right direction on the path of your job search. Of course your experience, skills, and personality may be what makes the final decision between you or… Read more »

Where to Incorporate Keywords on LinkedIn

LinkedIn is an excellent networking resource for job seekers in today’s digital marketplace; however, even the most social media savvy job seekers will often create a great profile and then find themselves wondering, “now what?” Luckily, generating attention from your… Read more »