The Skills Gap & Hiring

The Skills Gap & Hiring

Skills Gap as a Hot Topic The skills gap is a hot topic. While the existence of a skills gap is debatable, it opens up important implications for businesses. How can we prepare workers for the changing workforce and better match employers to jobs? The skills gap describes the difference between the skills employers are […]

The Work Life Balance: How Employers Can Help

The Work Life Balance: How Employers Can Help

Work Life Balance is Crucial Help your employees find work life balance with these tips. By showing your employees that family and personal life are important, you will gain more loyal employees – saving you time and resources down the line. Be Flexible with Schedules Offering flexibility with your employees’ schedules will go a long […]

Top Employee Benefits Trends for 2018

Top Employee Benefits Trends for 2018

Benefits Trends You Need to Know Unemployment is at record low levels creating a highly competitive employment market. Employers are searching for options to attract and retain top talent like raising pay to introducing new benefits. From changes in healthcare options to student loan assistance, these are the most influential trends in employee benefits this […]

Get Ready for Gen Z

Get Ready for Gen Z

Gen Z and Work For years, Millennials have borne the brunt of criticism and scrutiny – whether deserved or not (avocado toast comes to mind). Oftentimes, those calls from frustrated Boomer employers were returned with memes and hashtags from the forlorn Millennials. However, as Millennials rise in ranks and age, they are assuming more of […]

Hiring Trends for 2018: What Staffing Firms Need to Know

Hiring Trends for 2018: What Staffing Firms Need to Know

Big Hiring Trends in 2018 In April of this year, the U.S. unemployment rate hit a low of 3.9 percent.  A tight labor supply presents new hiring challenges. Technology continues to evolve and change the hiring and recruiting process. Follow along as we detail the biggest hiring trends of 2018 and its impact on staffing […]

The State of Remote Work in 2018

The State of Remote Work in 2018

With the evolution and availability of technology, the economy is opening up on a global scale. As the way we do work changes with technology, so does the workplace. While some companies have reversed their telecommute policy, others thrive on distant work. Read more for the state of remote work in 2018, and advice for successful […]

Vacation Time is Good for Your Health

Vacation Time is Good for Your Health

Improve Your Health and Vacation Time Summer is upon us and with the sunny season comes visions of beach trips and flights to new places. Before you lose sight of your dream vacation and dismiss the idea as foolish, consider this. Taking your hard-earned vacation time is good for your mental and physical health. From […]

4 Tips to Attract and Retain Top Talent

4 Tips to Attract and Retain Top Talent

Unemployment is low, and employers are scrambling to find the right person to fill their open positions. Turnover is expensive, costing an estimated 6 to 9 months’ salary to replace a full time salaried employee. And finding top talent can really pay off for an employer. In fact, the productivity gap between average performers and […]

Graduating With Confidence

Graduating With Confidence

Congrats, Job Well Done! Believe it or not, the time to graduate has come! Early morning classes and nerve-racking presentations have led you to this moment. Now, it’s your time to shine. While the road ahead is still being paved, this is the time to celebrate all your accomplishments before the next phases. From graduation […]

6 Second Resume Review: does yours fall flat or make the cut…?

6 Second Resume Review: does yours fall flat or make the cut…?

Real talk here… Thanks to technology, we all know that it’s never been easier to apply for a job. In today’s social savvy world, it’s as simple as a few clicks and your resume is on its way.  Employers literally receive thousands of online applications on a regular basis and put systems in place to […]