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4 Types of Local Laws to Watch For If You Run Your Own Back-Office

One of the toughest things about running your own contract staffing back-office is keeping up with the myriad of state and federal employment laws.  

Now recruiting and staffing firms also have to worry about the growing number of local laws.

And once you have realized that there is a law in a…

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Added by Debbie Fledderjohann on March 5, 2014 at 10:00am — No Comments

Tips for Tuesday: Job Seekers and the Resume

According to many articles--including this one: LinkedIn and Business-- Tuesday through Thursday are prime online networking days for…

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Added by Katie Bauer on March 4, 2014 at 8:00pm — No Comments

Digital Herpes: Content, Cowardice & Owning Your Voice

I’ll confess: I’m a troll.  And not because I’m so damn short.  It’s because, to cite my favored definition, a troll – in online parlance, at least – is someone who enjoys experimenting with the emotions and passions about things that seem, to any reasonable person, silly, superficial and specious.  …

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Added by Matt Charney on March 4, 2014 at 5:56pm — 21 Comments

Five Financial Aspects to Consider Before Becoming a Freelancer

Working as a freelancer has many perks, allowing you to enjoy a flexible schedule, pick projects that interest you, and work from the comfort of your own home.…

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Added by Cristopher Denton on March 4, 2014 at 2:30pm — 1 Comment

Understanding the World Wide Web: A Brief Primer

Even though we all use the World Wide Web every single day for both work and pleasure, most of us would be hard pressed to define exactly what it is, describe much about its history, and/or articulate details of its impact. This primer offers a quick introduction to all those things.

 

Distinguishing the…

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Added by Courtney Hunt on March 4, 2014 at 7:30am — 6 Comments

The Future of Recruiting is Happening Now

A few years ago I speculated about the future of recruiting. I consulted my Magic 8 Ball for clues to the future and it warned that life as we know it would evolve into one where a…

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Added by Tom Bolt on March 4, 2014 at 7:00am — 3 Comments

That Chip Drives Me

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You can almost recognize it when you see it, can't you? It's that look in someone's eye. The way they carry themselves. The determination that they seem to ooze. It's that person who has a chip on their shoulder...something to prove.

I grew up attending a very academically challenging private school from 6th grade to 12th grade. The school like to boast that if we could…

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Added by Doug Douglas on March 3, 2014 at 5:20pm — 1 Comment

How Recruiters Can Pay It Forward

Ask a recruiter why they do what they do, and you're likely to get a wide variety of answers. Among them may be:

  • "I sort of just fell into recruitment"
  • "I'm an extrovert, this was a good fit"
  • "I didn't want to do sales"
  • "I like helping people"

The fact is, most of us got into this business because deep down we love helping people, just as much if not more than making money. Yes this is true. Fortunately, we've…

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Added by Pete Radloff on February 28, 2014 at 11:51am — 10 Comments

Three Ways to Get Your Small Business Noticed with Minimal Costs

In an extremely competitive market, it’s often difficult to get your business to stand out from the crowd. Advertising can get expensive, so it’s…

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Added by Cristopher Denton on February 28, 2014 at 3:30pm — No Comments

Top 10 Qualities to have in Your Dream Job

1 Unlimited passion in doing your work - Life without passion is said to be fatal. So instead of whining about life, work, situations or any particular person, do jobs that makes you happy and moreover you enjoy doing it keeping the economics intact.

2 Aligns with your monetary…

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Added by Rchilli Parser on February 28, 2014 at 1:30am — 3 Comments

Building the Architecture: The Magic of Staffing

It takes a number of different systems, tools, and programs to create a complete staffing function. In this post we are going to discuss what most of them are and…

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Added by Dean Da Costa on February 27, 2014 at 8:00pm — 1 Comment

OFCCP changes are going to affect government contractors and recruiting Part 2

In my first post on this subject I brought up the new rules that affect sourcing and recruiting.  In this follow up post I will talk about a few more things you should know.  Some of this is, well, a little dry but as I said before this is not really funny stuff. 

We all follow EEOC rules and…

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Added by Derdiver on February 27, 2014 at 3:10pm — 8 Comments

Best Tech Jobs and the Best Places to Recruit Them

US News recently released their Best Jobs of 2014 which are based on employment opportunity, good salary, manageable work-life balance, and job security.

For the first time ever, an IT job ranked #1, as tech and healthcare jobs…

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Added by Ashley Zito Rowe on February 27, 2014 at 10:30am — No Comments

Digital Hubs A Good Start; More Lean Manufacturing Investment Needed!

President Obama officially announced two new advanced manufacturing labs in Chicago and Detroit. These public-private sector partnerships are geared towards helping revitalize U.S. manufacturing prowess. Added to the two existing ones in Youngstown, Ohio and Raleigh, N.C. doubles the total to four throughout the United States. The goals are to help suppliers better collaborate with customers in real time, test their parts…

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Added by Scott Sargis on February 27, 2014 at 5:30am — 5 Comments

OFCCP changes are going to affect government contractors and recruiting Part 1

I am now going on my 11th year of recruiting within the GOV space and within that time I have seen quite a few changes, albeit nothing like the changes that I am seeing now.  Usually I write with a little humor in my posts. but what is coming is no laughing matter and something recruiters…

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Added by Derdiver on February 26, 2014 at 11:00am — 9 Comments

Why Candidate Experience Is Damaging Your Employer Brand

Recently I have been considering whether freelance work is for me or if I would be better to have the security of a permanent role and I thought I would share my experiences.

Having now sat both sides of the fence as a recruiter and now as a candidate I have been shocked that many companies are not making any…

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Added by Amanda Ashworth on February 26, 2014 at 7:30am — 7 Comments

Tips for Dealing with Difficult Coworkers

Everyone has experienced a tense coworker relationship at some point in their career. Challenging colleagues can make work unbearable for everyone in the…

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Added by Cristopher Denton on February 25, 2014 at 5:30pm — 1 Comment

IT Staffing and Recruiting – The Truth, the Whole Truth and Nothing but the Truth

Many so called “experts” swoon at the thought that there are “paradigm shifts” in the techniques and trends of the IT staffing and recruiting industry.

Over time, headhunters and recruiters have learned to use new tools to identify and…

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Added by Daryl Daley @IntelMinds on February 25, 2014 at 11:00am — 15 Comments

Don't Lose your Best Candidates Because of your Interview Process

By the time you've created a compelling job…

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Added by Jen Dewar on February 25, 2014 at 9:00am — 9 Comments

Social Media Engagement: 7 Rules for Working Smart, not Just Hard

Summary:Written for both individuals and organizations, this post provides high-level guidance for rookies who are just getting started with social media, as well as those who are looking to add more structure, focus and discipline to existing initiatives. Maximizing social media engagement requires setting goals, assessing the operating environment, conducting a…

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Added by Courtney Hunt on February 25, 2014 at 9:00am — 1 Comment

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