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Hiring Help For Companies That Can’t Find Workers: 12 Actionable Steps For Recruiting In A Talent Shortage

The labor shortage is intensifying. Companies large and small are struggling to find qualified hires. Upper level positions sit unfilled a year after the job was posted. ApplicantStack Understands Recruiting Challenges For universal, detailed guidance on each step of the hiring process, consult our series How To Hire Your Perfect Next Employee: The Ultimate Guide.…

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Attention NYC Employers: Family Planning Now Protected Under NYC Human Rights Law

Important Compliance Notice For New York City Employers The New York City Human Rights Law (NYCHRL) was expanded to include protections for family planning decisions. The law became effective May 20, 2019. It applies to companies with 4 or more employees. Under the new law, sexual and reproductive health decisions are defined as ‘any decision…

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16 Top HR Influencers You Should Be Following

In order for HR directors to cope with contemporary challenges, they need current information. Since HR spans multiple disciplines, it can be a full-time job keeping up. We’ve rounded up the best minds in the industry so you don’t have to. 16 HR Influencers You Should Be Following 1. Ward Christman Twitter @HRTechAdvisor  LinkedIn Chief Advisor…

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New Employee Onboarding Checklist for 2019

Onboarding a new employee can be quite challenging and time-consuming.  Every phase of the employee onboarding process is important, so make sure to have a new hire checklist to onboard your new employee.  You can use the following outline as a guide; however, every organization will have its own unique requirements.  These tasks will need…

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Why Is HR The Last To Get New Technology When Labor Is The Largest Expense?

Many businesses neglect HR technology in their quest for improved efficiency. They have automated solutions for accounting, merchant transactions, CRM, manufacturing, online marketing, tech support, and inventory management. Yet Human Resources trudges along with clipboards and stacks of forms. They wrestle unwieldy spreadsheets. They reenter data because systems can’t talk to each other. Sound familiar?…

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3 Reasons You Should Track Time-To-Hire (And How To Do It Right)

10 days. That’s how long the most desirable candidates are on the market before being hired. Why is this a critical statistic in the HR world? Because successful companies track time-to-hire. If you aren’t currently tracking time-to-hire, it’s a good time to start. High-demand candidates are being snapped up quickly in today’s competitive hiring market.…

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How Do I Create a Human Resources Resume? [5 Tips to Outshine the Competition and Land an HR Job]

Writing a Human Resources resume can be tricky. To work in Human Resources, you need to do it all. You deal with finances, benefits, and workplace laws. Recruiting is closely aligned with marketing. Working with employees requires the people skills of a social worker. Most candidates don’t have degrees in accounting, marketing, law, and psychology.…

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How to Make Your Job Postings Searchable on Major Job Boards

With over millions of job searches each month on major job boards like Monster, Indeed, and CareerBuilder, are you doing enough to make sure your job postings are searchable and stand out? When you think of Search Engine Optimization (or SEO), you probably think it pertains to online marketing and websites, right? You wouldn’t automatically associate…