The Amazing Perks of Hiring Through Referrals

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“I have a friend who would be perfect for this position”. Some people may call it nepotism, morally dubious, or simply wrong, but truth be told, when done properly, referring is one of the most effective methods of hiring. Most companies, regardless of their specialization, industry, or market, tend to have a variety of professionals in their staff in order to keep it going. They need people to manage their payrolls, accountants, lawyers, an HR team, or marketing specialists. All of these p...

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Employee Attrition: Why Is It So Common and How to Fix It?

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Attrition, turnover, no matter what you call it, it’s probably affecting your company. It’s a term that you’ve probably heard many times if you’ve been in the HR industry for a while. If you haven’t, here’s the 101 on this infamous word, why it’s so common, and what are the possible solutions for the problem. First of all, you should know there are two types of turnover, one is positive for the company and the other one is very negative. Positive turnover means a position is left ...

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Is Your Company Actually Fit for Interns?

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Have you ever considered hiring students for your company? Hiring an intern or having an internship program could probably be the next big move for your company. Students can bring fresh, new ideas to the table and their constant energy will definitely be welcome in a busy office. However, there are a couple of things you will need to take into consideration before deciding to hire interns in your company. In order to help you make up your mind, we have gathered both the reasons why you should...

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The Importance of Having a Strong Employer Brand

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Nowadays, the way prospect hires and employees connect with a business is more important than ever. It all starts with how they perceive that business and the way they identify with the vision and values it represents. Investing time and effort in your company’s corporate image—what can be also referred to as “employer branding”—is key to attract, engage, and retain the best talent. But this isn’t the only way employer branding influences a company’s success. Having a strong employ...

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Breaking Down Big Words for Rookies

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If you have been following our blog, you will know that we have been addressing HR professionals and seasoned veterans in the latest entries, but we decided to dedicate today’s edition to the rookies. Whenever we find ourselves in a new job, it takes time to get used to its regular ups and downs. There’s no better preparation than getting our hands dirty and experiencing things first hand. But sometimes we still need a little help along the way. Therefore, in order to make the lives of new ...

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