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Virtual Career Fairs…HR’s Toolkit Grows

As a Hiring Professional if you hear the term “virtual career fair”, and several roadblocks immediately pop into your mind, you’re probably not alone. While there are some companies who are either currently or have recently begun using this technology, most haven’t considered adding this incredibly undervalued tool to their talent acquisition kit.   If […]

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Connected to the office but feeling remote? Time for a virtual engagement task force!

One of the things sure to come out of the new normal is remote working being more commonplace.  Sure it existed before, but in many organizations the “will this work for us” question has been answered.  And they’re not going back to the traditional office setting, at least not for everyone.  One factor missing from […]

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Starting to lose it? Here are some positive ideas to keep your remote team going

It’s Monday, we’ve been trapped in survival mode for over 90 days and the Coronavirus won’t take a hint.  In an effort to get your week off to a positive start, here are a few ways you can build your team up and foster inclusion with your remote crew.  Hope you enjoy the read and […]

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Man the Deck! 10 Ways to Boost Company Morale

The last thing you need during these rough seas we’re all trying to sail through is your crew wanting to jump ship.  You’ll need your whole team on board if you want to effectively navigate these unknown waters!  It’s hard to think of everything that will work because most office environments have never worked like […]

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Need Creative Hiring Solutions? Experts Share Some Novel Hiring Know-How

If you’re a company that needs to hire during these times of unprecedented quarantine, how do you do that?  With this question in mind, the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) decided to hold its first Virtual Talent Conference. Their panel of HR leaders shared solutions that companies of all sizes can start implementing immediately.  […]

Help for Essential Worker Hiring

Background checks are crucial when hiring, even during a Pandemic, but first you need to find your candidates!  LinkedIn is contributing to this effort by offering free recruitment tools for the next 3 months to those searching for new hires & volunteers!  You can also do some things to speed up your background checks.  For […]

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Whale Watching

Are you a small fish in your vendor’s big pond?  We hear it practically every day.  “They wouldn’t listen to me” or “I was transferred to a global call center and got the same scripted responses” or topping the list “Only the really big accounts get their attention.” Whether it’s a question about delays, or […]