Tag: unemployment

ZipRecruiter Launches Unemployment Benefits Calculator

Read Time1 Minute, 1 Second Have you recently lost a job? Or are you an independent contractor whose business has dried up? We are sorry to hear it! Losing a job can be painful and nerve wracking.   Tens of millions of people have experienced job loss very recently—and the truth is that it can happen to any of us. One of the hardest things…

Josh Bersin: The Unemployment Report, Economic Transformation Before Our Eyes

“It’s clear that ‘digital transformation’ is happening before our eyes … This means we are not in a financial recession, we are in an explosively fast business transformation.” That’s the word from Josh Bersin, an HR analyst and member of Eightfold’s Advisory Board, in a new blog post. Bersin lays out the dramatic changes happening now across every industry. For example: Healthcare: “Telemedicine is…

When Employees Want COVID Unemployment Over a Job at Your Company

This post is for the business owners (and the HR pros who support them) that have lower paying jobs that have been thrown into turmoil by the COVID lockdown and the resulting recession. The company I’m a part of isn’t part of this situation, but I’ve been following the news closely. As expected, federal enhancements to unemployment meant to aid the unemployed is causing…

7+ High Volume, Low Unemployment Recruitment Strategies!

Gather ‘round talent buffs and let me tell you a story – of a time not so long ago in a land not so far away. A little agency called The Bureau of Labor Statistics (you may have heard of them) released a report claiming that the unemployment rate dropped below 4% for the first time in 15 years. Did I mention that this…

WEBINAR: How to Hire When Unemployment is at Historic Lows

Gather ‘round talent buffs and let me tell you a story – of a time not so long ago in a land not so far away. A little agency called The Bureau of Labor Statistics (you may have heard of them) released a report claiming that the unemployment rate dropped below 4% for the first time in 15 years. Did I mention that this…

In SA, Bountly aims to address unemployment

A new South African recruitment app, known as Bountly, is using peer-to-peer strategies to address the country’s high unemployment rate. This article is only available to AIM Group clients. Please subscribe now or log in to view. The post In SA, Bountly aims to address unemployment appeared first on AIM Group.

At 4% Unemployment, 2nd Chance Hires are Looking Very Attractive!

I’m a big fan of 2nd chance candidates. Candidates who were fired, terminated, let go, etc. for many various reasons, most of which come down to wrong job fit, the wrong personality fit with their boss, wrong skill fit, etc. I don’t have actual numbers, and I wouldn’t believe any study who told me a number because here’s what really happens. An employee gets…