Companies like Zappos and Southwest Airlines got it early on –happy employees makes happy customers. It makes a whole lot of sense, but we are currently seeing very few companies mastering employee engagement. Gallup conducted their annual State of the Global Workforce study and found that…Continue
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Check out iCIMS' latest blog post from iCIMS blogger Eileen Kern.
Every December, I like to set aside some time to think about my personal and professional goals for the coming year.…Continue
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Rich Peterson's Ten Up and Down Sides for Diversity in the Workplace:
a.) Organizations that continue to hire, develop, and promote minorities consistently outperform their competitors in good economic times as well as bad.
b.) Diverse workforces are better equipped to problem-solve and handle change.
c.) Promoting diversity creates happier employees. Diverse teams are more creative…Continue
On January 1, Congress passed the American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012 and prevented the U.S. from going over the impending “fiscal cliff”.
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The intent of the HCAHPS (Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems) initiative is to provide a standardized survey instrument and data collection methodology for measuring patients' perspectives on hospital care. This initiative in healthcare recruiting has become an essential part of our hiring practice. If ever there was a time to hardwire a culture of…
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The tides are changing…oh, yes they are. Hang on. Get ready. The shift is happening, again.
First, let’s frame where we’re at. The Millennial Generation (those born between 1980 and 1991) is emerging as the predominate workforce. They are a larger group, collectively, than the Baby Boomers (those born…
An article in the New York Times suggests that employers and employees alike might be moving toward a temporary-centric staffing model.
In November 2010, 80% of the 50,000 jobs created in the private sector were temporary positions. For all of 2010, a bit more than 26% of 1.17 million jobs were temporary positions. That’s a lot.
What are we to make of such high numbers of temporary…Continue
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Vacation Plan for it, Better Economic Times Plan for it, Promotion Plan for it, Increased labor demand; plan for it. Here are some tips on how you can make a difference and get the things you want by Planning. Turn your Economic Worries into Action.
How would you like to lighten your…Continue
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