5 Thoughtful Ways to Retain Your Top Talent
Employee turnover costs US companies $160 billion a year.
That’s a sobering statistic for any organization, but the stakes can be even higher in certain industries. For example, failure to retain key talent can be a potentially life-threatening situation for a health care company.
As we kick off 2019, employers have to consider how they can ensure their employees …
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Why Face-to-Face Workplace Communication Is So Vital in the Digital Era
From the coworker who is constantly getting “dings” on their phone to our culture’s obsession with social media, there’s good reason for the growing concern regarding the way we engage with digital tools to communicate in the workplace.
In fact, much of the technology designed to make us more productive in the professional world can actually do the exact opposite. For starters, instantaneous communication can make it challenging for employees …
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How to Use Technology to Manage the Cost and Complexity of Business Regulation
Executives in senior management face many challenges, and chief among them might just be the growing cost and complexity of regulation. As a result, regulators are under pressure to increase efficiency and response times, as regulatory backlogs can have serious impacts on business innovation and growth.
The good news is advances in technology can help regulators and businesses work together to improve regulatory processes for the benefit of all.
The Regulator’s Role
The goal of a regulator is to …
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5 Ways Recruiters Can Use Content Marketing
Could content marketing help attract candidates and gain the interest of employers?
If you own a recruiting company or operate as an independent recruiter, you will be pleased to know that the answer is yes.
To quote Geoff Mason, content director at consulting firm Project One, “From a recruitment perspective, [content marketing] is working extremely well.” …
Source: Recruiter – 5 Ways Recruiters Can Use Content Marketing
10 Tips Working Mothers Can Use to Maintain Their Well-Being
Too often, working mothers are expected to work as if they didn’t have children and to raise children as if they didn’t work.
However, despite the many challenges that come with juggling work and family, there are ways to maintain your well-being. Here are 10 tips I’ve learned as a working mom of five children, a sociologist, and founder of a social platform dedicated to empowering moms:
1. Practice Self-Care
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The Impact of Weight Bias on Talent Management
We are subject to as many as 188 cognitive biases at any given time. Nearly every judgment we make is influenced by one or more of these inherent biases, affecting both our thoughts and actions every day of our lives.
Our struggle with bias is basically the result of how our brains work. According to …
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3 Reasons Better Benefits Packages Are Critical to Business Success
With 29 percent of workers planning to leave their jobs in 2019, according to a survey from the American Institute of CPAs (AICPA), employers need to understand how to get employees to stay.
One key to retention: benefits.
The AICPA survey found that 80 percent of people would choose a job with better benefits over a job with …
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Structured for Success: Resume Formatting 101
The average recruiter spends just six seconds looking at a resume. With this in mind, applicants need to ensure their resumes are easy to read so that recruiters can find the information they are looking for within that minuscule time frame. The best way to make sure your resume lands in the “yes” pile is to structure it for success.
Keep the Format Simple
You want to make …
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A Letter to the Best Mentor: Thank You for These 5 Essential Career Lessons
Article by Emile Lee
To the best mentor I’ve ever had:
I’ve been fortunate to have had great supervisors, managers, and mentors throughout my career, but you were the first one who insisted I be myself.
As a vice president at a Fortune 100 company, I thought I knew what I wanted and how to get it. You taught me that I had not only the confidence to do …
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7 Reasons Your Company Needs to Adopt Video Interviewing Software in 2019
Video interviewing software has been available for a decade now, but only 60 percent of recruiters and hiring managers use the technology. If your company hasn’t tried the software yet, you’re missing out on a great opportunity to find better candidates and make your recruiting process more efficient.
Here are seven reasons why 2019 is the year you …
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