Samantha McLaren

Posts by Samantha McLaren

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    A Longtime Remote Company Shares the Roadmap for Successful WFH

    April 9, 2020

    With some countries predicting that it may be as long as six months before day-to-day life returns to normal, remote work — and how to do it well — is on everybody’s minds right now. For organizations that have suddenly made the shift to work from home (WFH) in light of the coronavirus, the learning curve can be steep. Luckily, we can look to companies that have...

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    How to Build an Effective Recruiter/Hiring Manager Relationship When You’re Both Working from Home

    March 24, 2020

    With many people currently transitioning to remote work and working from home, employees across every industry are trying to figure out the most effective ways to do their jobs. For recruiters, that means learning how to conduct the hiring process entirely online — and how to best partner with hiring managers from afar. One person who’s had plenty of practice is...

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    How You Can Provide a Great Candidate Experience When Everyone’s Working Remotely

    March 23, 2020

    As companies around the globe are asking their employees to work from home, recruiters and talent acquisition teams are quickly adapting to an all-virtual world. Many elements of the hiring process are relatively easy to move online — face-to-face candidate meetings have been replaced with video interviews and online assessment tools can help evaluate candidates...

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    Recruiters Nominate Their Favorite Phone Interview Questions

    March 17, 2020

    Let’s face it: Phone screenings can be challenging. More often than not, it’s your first opportunity to have an in-depth discussion...

  • 4 Ways You Can Give Your Remote Workforce a Sense of...

    March 16, 2020

    Remote work is on the rise right now. And as more and more companies encourage people to work from home, they’re quickly finding out...

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    Employees Stay 41% Longer at Companies That Use This...

    March 4, 2020

    Even employees who love their jobs rarely stay in the same role forever. People want to make career moves — whether that means moving...