Too often, managers under pressure settle for the “fast-food hire”. When you’re famished, the lines at that healthy salad joint always seem so long, but a burger, shake and fries are right around the corner. You figure you can work off the pounds — or deal with the stomachache — later.
Currently, at my company, our HR team receives an average of 850 applications a month, and that number just keeps rising. Although recent reports suggest that the US job market is bouncing back, the reality is that many talented people out there are still struggling to land the careers they want.
Is the real step toward creating happy workers in the U.S. workplace giving them more vacation time? That could be the future of the American worker if the Fair Labor Standards Act is modified by help of Florida Representative Alan Grayson in the U.S. House of Representatives. But that still…
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The HR software industry is one of the most dynamic and innovative markets in technology. The market for talent management systems (software to manage recruiting, performance and succession management, learning management, compensation, and related areas) is over $4 billion, and we expect it to grow by over 20% next year.
This document will be different for every organization, but should serve as a guide for all parties to know where the sourcers’ responsibilities stop, and the recruiters’ responsibilities start. I’ve seen very complex SLAs that break down every step of the process (I think every organization should have this).
Job hunting can be annoying, frustrating, and extremely tiresome since there is so much competition in the market. Similar to job seekers, employment recruiters are often overwhelmed by the astronomical number of people who are applying for jobs. Consequently, they typically do not have time to …
For the second year in a row, skilled trade workers are the most in demand and employers can’t find people to fill the jobs.
The first day on the job is often the worst, but some companies are turning to orientations that seem more collegiate than corporate: Think networking sessions and officewide scavenger hunts.
Six in 10 American workers say they’ve found aspects of a new job different from what they expected, indicating they may have felt misled during the interview process.
Technology company Enova is named among the top 50 employers for Gen Y workers.
Sometimes all it takes is a the willingness to say these few things that makes the difference between happy and unhappy employees.
Most articles on leadership and management focus on developing your own team or your skills and ability to manage and lead. My challenge for you today is to look at another team in the organization and see if you find a square peg.