Online Jobs Ads Increase In Healthcare and Technical Positions

Online advertising for vacancies in Health Care and Technical occupations were the only bright spots in an otherwise disappointing job climate, according to information released by the Conference Board for the month of August. Overall, 2011 is advertised job vacancies fell by 163,900 from July to August, 2011. This drop followed a previous decline of…

SHRM Report Indicates Increased Recruiting Difficulty

According to the Society for Human Resource Management’s (SHRM) Leading Indicators of National Employment®, (LINE®), the challenges facing employment and recruiting are increasing. In September, the hiring rate is expected to decline -9.6% in manufacturing and -15.3% in the service sector.  This will contribute to the recruiting difficulty. In August, the index for recruiting difficulty…

Not just for jobs: Using an ATS to streamline Program Applications, Scholarships, Grant Applications, etc

While working with several of our customers this past week, it occurred to me how many things people apply for other than jobs! Things like school admissions, societies and organizations, loans and grants, military branches, awards, scholarships, photo contests, and other applications. We have several customers–well respected We have converted their long and detailed admissions…