Tag: Takeaways

Key Takeaways From NADA 2021

NADA 2021 wrapped up last week, and while it was quite a different experience than years past, it was jam-packed with insightful conversations and thoughtful presentations on what to expect this year from the retail automotive industry.  While we’re still in the midst of the pandemic, we’re looking ahead and are intent on keeping your … Key Takeaways From NADA 2021 Read More »…

ASA’s Annual Economic Analysis of 2020: 5 Takeaways

Read Time5 Minute, 52 Second By Lynn Connor, COATS Staffing Software The American Staffing Associations annual economic analysis or “playbook” of 2020 is very well done, complete with charts and graphs, figures and key takeaways.  I found the new hires and job openings graph, the labor participation rate, the GDP,  Staffing Index and employee turnover chart most interesting and provided key takeaways to share….

Avature Upfront Digital EU 2020 : Key Lessons & Takeaways

Read Time1 Minute, 3 Second It’s not easy to recap the five-day binge of HR insights that was the Avature Upfront Digital EU 2020. But, as we did with the Virtual Summit in China in August and the Digital Summit in Australia in October, let’s give it our best shot. The event, which boasted over 250 attendees, presented an impressive lineup led by some…

Avature 2020 Digital Summit in Australia: Key Lessons & Takeaways

Read Time1 Minute, 2 Second The 2020 Avature Digital Summit in Australia is officially in the rearview mirror but we’re already feeling kind of nostalgic. The event saw some of the top regional leaders in HR talk about their strategies and best practices around topics such as AI, internal mobility, employer branding and the importance of agile solutions in today’s ever changing landscape.  All…

Takeaways from Amazon Career Day 2020

Read Time1 Minute, 2 Second Amazon recently hosted a virtual Career Day to support job seekers, many of whom have been impacted by COVID-19. The event included 1-on-1 career coaching sessions, workshops and three hours of informative career-related programming. It was designed to support job seekers of all experiences, backgrounds, and industries—regardless of whether they’re looking for a role at Amazon or not.  More…

Avature 2020 Virtual Summit in China: Key Lessons & Takeaways

The 2020 Avature Strategic HR Virtual Summit in China has come and gone, which means it’s time for a quick recap. The event saw some of the top regional leaders in HR talk about their strategies, discuss best practices and share hard results and ROI. It was also the ideal venue for Avature itself to present its product roadmap, as well as future projects…

Key Takeaways of Effective Content Marketing

Content marketing is the backbone of your marketing strategy. No one is interested in seeing your pricing matrix or service options when they’re looking for the answer to a basic  question – they’ll probably end up frustrated and bounce from your website. However, a lead who finds a clear, comprehensive answer to their question or a detailed solution to a problem they didn’t know…

Key Takeaways from the Latest BLS Data: April 2020

According to the latest Bureau of Labor Statistics data, the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has had a significant impact on U.S. employment numbers. For the first time since 2010, the March jobs report showed a decline in total payrolls and the unemployment rate jumped from 3.5 percent to 4.4 percent.  Since the March numbers were released, unemployment claims have continued to spike, due to social…

Managing During Crisis: 4 Key Takeaways

What steps should business leaders take now during the COVID-19 pandemic? A number of experts addressed that question during the CNBC@Work livestream, “Leadership and Management Amid Crisis,” sponsored by Workday. The opening session featured an interview with John Chambers and Daniel Pink, who video conferenced in from their homes for the event on April 2. Chambers (photo above) is founder and CEO of JC2…

Four Takeaways from the Appcast Benchmark Report

Every year, we receive this fantastic report from Appcast, which is titled the Recruitment Marketing Benchmark Report. Through this report, which analyzes data from nearly 1,000 employers, 139 million clicks, and 7 million applies, we see trends. Now is the time to look at those trends and determine how they help your recruiters. Adjusting to these trends helps your company make better data-driven decisions and increase…

5 Takeaways from iCIMS Analyst Day

Analyst days are pretty common in almost any industry, and employment is no different. Basically, a company brings in influencers for a glimpse into the company and its place in the market. It’s sort of a State of the Union for companies.

My 4 Best Takeaways From the Annual SHRM Conference

Since the close of the SHRM 2018 Annual Conference and Exposition last month, I’ve been reflecting on the experience. I was proud to represent my team, as well as the HR industry, at SHRM18. Full disclosure: my SPHR and my SHRM-CP are both certified through 2022. So, while I was excited about many of the sessions and speakers, this year my main focus was…

Michigan Recruiter’s Conference 2016 Takeaways

Last week the 3rd annual Michigan Recruiter’s Conference took place in Grand Rapids, MI onsite at our corporate host Amway World Headquarters. 150 Corporate Talent Acquisition Leaders and Pros participated and heard from an outstanding lineup of speakers including Gerry Crispin, Laurie Ruettimann, Chris Bailey, Kerri Mills and Katie Born. I leave each time amazed at the talent we are able to bring into…