Here’s How to Avoid Age Discrimination in the Interview Process

Age is discrimination happens when a candidate is not hired based on their age or an assumption about their skills based on their age without any proof of actual abilities. This can occur to both older and younger candidates and, in most cases, is unintentional. Are you worried about ensuring you eliminate age discrimination when… Read more »

Is Your Company Culture Attracting Top Talent?

The value top talent brings to the table allows them to be able to be picky about who they work for. As a company that wants to attract top talent, you have to up your game. While salary, compensation, and benefits play an important part in a candidate’s decision to accept a position, an appealing… Read more »

How You Should Be Motivating Your Employees for the New Year

A New Year means a new beginning. For many people, this means setting out to accomplish personal goals such as a new exercise or diet regimen. As a business owner or manager, a new year should also mean a new beginning for your company and your staff. Happy, motivated employees are more likely to perform… Read more »

4 Ways to Encourage Diversity in the Hiring Process for 2020

You’ve heard the old saying, “It takes all kinds.” This is very true for the workplace. Hiring a diverse team is essential to the success of your business. When most people think of diversity, they think of gender and ethnicity. However, diversity is so much more than that. It means hiring candidates with different skill… Read more »

Don’t Hire the Wrong Person!

The hiring process takes a great deal of time and resources. You must create a job description, post the opening, sift through countless resumes, and conduct interviews. Hiring the wrong person is the last thing you want to happen. Not only will you have to start the whole process over again, but it might take… Read more »

Cutting Costs: How Working With a Recruiter Saves Our Clients Money

When first considering working with a recruiter, many companies hesitate. There are a few myths about recruiting partnerships – and one of the most daunting is the tale that a recruiter not produce better results than what you can do one your own with less cost. When you work with the right recruiter for your… Read more »

Contract-to-Hire vs. Direct-Hire – What’s the Difference and Why Should It Matter to You

A job is a job, right? Yes, this is true, but did you know there are different types of employment. Two of the most common types of employment are direct hire and contract-to-hire. It is important to understand what each means, the differences between the two and why it matters. What is Contract-to-Hire? An individual… Read more »

5 Ways to Help Your Recruiter Find Top Talent

It’s that time again! Time to find the perfect candidate to become your next team member! You’ve made the wise choice of working with a recruiter. How can you help your recruiter help you? Let’s look at five ways to help your recruiter find the best candidates. 1. Understand What You Are Looking for in… Read more »

Are Thank-You Notes After an Interview Overrated?

It is customary to write thank-you notes after your wedding, baby shower or even a birthday party. What about a job interview? At first glance, the practice of sending a thank-you note for a potential employer can seem cheesy and over-the-top. Not so fast! Did you know it is customary to send a thank-you note… Read more »

Why Should I Partner With a Staffing Firm?

Finding qualified talent to either replace a full-time employee or fill in in a pinch can be difficult and cause a strain on resources. Partnering with a staffing firm allows you to focus on running the other aspects of your business and leave the legwork to the professionals who have access to a large database… Read more »