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  • 13 Ways Measuring Quality of Hire Will Positively Impact Your Business

    May 4, 2016

    If you are a recruiting leader who has had doubts about the need for measuring your firm’s quality of hire or if you have had difficulty building a business case to convince others of its economic value, this is the article for you. Rather than spending a lot of time talking about the measure itself, the exclusive focus of this article is on listing and explaining the many benefits that occur when you measure quality of hire. After you scan through the long list of benefits, I’m...

  • These are the Peak Times Candidates View and Apply to Jobs

    May 3, 2016

    Writing a great job post is a feat on its own, but it turns out so is getting people to apply to it. Don’t think so? Currently, unemployment in the U.S. is at a post-recession low, hovering around 5% (down from nearly 10% in 2009). The situation in Europe is similar with unemployment figures down to 10% from above 12% in 2013. While this has brought on a lot of exciting work for recruiting teams and staffing agencies, it also means that the competition for talent is increasing....

  • 5 Ways Your Company Can Increase Employee Retention

    May 3, 2016

    With competition for top talent continuing to increase, the last thing your company needs is for good employees to leave. And, while you may not think you can control that, a recent survey shows that 42% of people who changed jobs would have stayed if their employer had done something. The question then becomes, what is it you can do that will make them want to stay? Often creative strategies that go beyond increased pay and benefits can be implemented to attract and retain...

  • The 10 Most Important Factors That Help Me Determine Candidate Fit

    May 2, 2016

    You may have heard the old saying “hire for fit, teach skills.” And, it’s genuinely true. Hiring for fit, or more accurately, attitude, has become...

  • 6 Job Seeker Tweets That Will Make You Chuckle

    April 29, 2016

    The first thing some people want to do after an unusual, daring or cringe-worthy job interview moment is pretend it never happened. Others just can't wait...

  • The 10 Most Popular Articles Among Recruiters This Week

    April 29, 2016

    In case you need a stimulating read, here’s a great list for you. We took a look at the articles staffing and corporate recruiters shared, liked, and...