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In the past, employees were expected to be in the office from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday, but things have changed.Ever-increasing advances in technology and a greater emphasis on achieving a solid work-life balance have made flexible work options the new normal. From trying to raise a family while earning a paycheck […]

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Preparing for Generation Z in the Workforce

In 2015, millennials officially became the largest age group in the workforce. Now that you’re starting to get used to them, it’s time to introduce the next crop of young workers — Generation Z. The exact birth year where the millennial generation stops and Generation Z begins is up for debate, but falls somewhere between […]

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A team is only as strong as its leader. If you’re interviewing candidates for a position of this nature, you need to make sure you choose the right person. Behavioral interview questions are the best way to learn more about a candidate’s fit for the position, so include plenty that focus specifically on leadership, to […]

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Finding the perfect candidate is never easy, so it’s always frustrating when your top choice receives a counteroffer from their current employer. In May, our Candidates With Counteroffers post discussed how to progress when your soon-to-be new hire is presented with a counteroffer. How to Determine If a Candidate Will Get a Counteroffer Today, we’re […]

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Innovations in technology have made it possible for the business world to change at a rapid pace never before realized. In the past, many employees learned a certain skill set at the beginning of their career and continued on with little to no change until retirement, but this is no longer the case. When filling […]

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How to Prepare Your Team for Change

For obvious reasons, employees like to have a strong sense of job security. When staffing changes occur, it’s only natural for them to feel a bit uneasy, wondering if their own job will be impacted. Whether you’re dealing with turnover, hiring temporary staffers, or taking on new permanent employees, change is something that must be […]

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Candidates With Counteroffers

After navigating through a tedious hiring process, it’s a huge sigh of relief to finally find and secure your perfect candidate. Your new hire signed your offer letter, their start date is set and things are finally starting to get back to normal — but this all comes to a screeching halt when you find […]

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Should You Consider Overqualified Candidates?

When you post a job opening for a mid- to entry-level candidate, you expect to be inundated with resumes from professionals just starting out, so it’s always surprising to find one from someone who is clearly overqualified. You may be tempted to write this person off as a simple misunderstanding or assume they just want […]

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Finding qualified candidates to fill an open position at your company can be quite a challenge, but that’s only half the battle. Once you get them in your office for an interview, you need to ask all the right questions to ensure they’re a good fit. The hiring process is costly and time-consuming, so you […]

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Attracting Top Talent With Your Online Reputation

In today’s digital world, there’s nothing more important than your online reputation. The Internet is filled with an abundance of data on just about everything — including your company. If you want to attract top talent, you must lead the conversation about your brand with carefully curated content. Entice job seekers with easy-to-find information on […]

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