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Improve Hiring Leverage by Including Travel Perks

Improve Hiring Leverage by Including Travel Perks For companies seeking top leadership or niche talent, adding travel benefits to the list of job perks can sweeten an offer for hire. As expected, the talent market is tightening. With more jobs than candidates at certain levels, companies are once again looking for the right combination of […]

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Fight or Flight? How CEOs Decide Whether to Exit

Fight or Flight?  How CEO’s Decide Whether to Exit during a Business Downturn Turnover impacts productivity at all levels—especially in the C-Suite.  A recent study looks at the decisions made by CEOs to stay or go when their company hits hard times. Business success is anything but guaranteed.  While 50 percent of start-ups fail within […]

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How to Use Twitter for Recruiting: 5 Tips

by Joan Herbert Joan is an Assistant Manager at Bank-Opening-Times.co.uk, a curious individual, avid reader and a passionate creative writer.  It is no secret that Twitter is a popular social media platform for staying in touch with friends, but as its usage has increased, so has its capabilities in professional use. These days, Twitter is […]

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New Facebook Features Boost Hiring Outreach

New Facebook Features Boost Hiring Outreach Facebook recently amped up its job application capabilities—what does this mean for HR, recruiters, and applicants? In terms of numbers, Facebook reports 1.23 billion daily active users.  Without argument, user engagement on Facebook is unmatched.  While using Facebook as a talent pool is not new, the social media channel […]

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New Survey Ranks Jobs Most Likely Considered “Boring”

New Survey Ranks Jobs Most Likely Considered “Boring” A recent survey offers a picture of the jobs considered “most boring,” by the people who occupy them. Employment data company, Emolument, surveyed 1,300 professionals to find out which sector currently considers itself the most bored.  Counting down the top-ten most boring job types looks like this: […]

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Uber: A Cautionary Tale for HR Policy

Uber: A Cautionary Tale for HR Policy What happens when you try to grow a business without well-crafted HR policies? Enter: Uber. Taking a look at the challenges that this popular rideshare company has faced can help you understand what not to do when shaping the culture of your business. Let’s focus on an important […]

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Marijuana Legislation Leaves Drug Testing Up in Smoke

Marijuana Legislation Leaves Drug Testing Up in Smoke  Ongoing changes in attitudes and laws regarding marijuana are leaving some employers and HR without a feasible drug policy. HR policies have a direct impact on your recruiting, engagement, and retention, and your drug policy is an important one.  At present, 28 states and the District of […]

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How to Create a Positive Corporate Culture

How to Create a Positive Corporate Culture Contributed by Tess Pajaron It is not uncommon for large corporations to be faulted for their inability to create a positive culture within the company. There are a variety of reasons that can hold companies back from achieving this type of culture, and similarly, there are steps that […]

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Are You at that Point? What is the Best Way to Quit a Job?

Are You at that Point?  What is the Best Way to Quit a Job? There is a reason it is called an employee or job “lifecycle.”  It has a beginning and an end.  While we usually talk about onboarding, let’s take some time to talk about offboarding yourself in a way that preserves relationships and […]

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What Does the Future of Business Look Like? Ask 1,379 CEO’s

What Does the Future of Business Look Like?  Ask 1,379 CEO’s While we would all like to know the future, crystal balls are in short supply.  Instead, Pricewaterhouse Cooper (PwC) offered up its 20th annual global CEO survey, released recently in Davos, Switzerland. While a small business struggling to meet its bottom line, or even […]

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