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5 Winning Recruiting Tips to Take Away from March Madness

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March is a much-anticipated time for many. It’s a time when both sports fans and non-sports fans come together to join office pools. Confident brackets are put together with the anticipation of “I’m taking it all this year!”,

Everything You Need to Know About Applying for the Employee Retention Credit (ERC) in 2021

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You may not have heard of the Employee Retention Credit (ERC) until recently. If so, you’re not alone! That’s because businesses who applied for the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) loan in 2020, weren’t eligible to apply for the ERC. In 2021 though that has all changed.

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The Rise of Temp Work and Flexible Jobs: The Opportunity it Brings for Staffing

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It’s hard to believe we’ve now lived almost a full year in the pandemic. Since March I’ve written articles about ways to adjust business strategy, how to adapt to the changing times, utilizing technology to stay successful, and more.

7 Staffing Tips to Remember as COVID-19 Cases Rise

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It’s hard to believe a second wave of COVID-19 cases is on the rise. Just last week, the number of patients hospitalized with COVID-19 rose by 5% in 36 states. Additionally, last week the U.S. reported an average of almost 70,000 new cases every day (October 20 th -October 27 th ).

5 Reasons CFOs Invest in Talent Development

In 2021, many of your competitors will invest in talent development software. If you make the right decision, invest in the right software, and if your organization is willing to use it, you can realize five decisive competitive advantages. To see those advantages, download Paycor’s latest guide, 5 Reasons CFOs Invest in Talent Development.

How to Use Your ATS/CRM to Gain New Business in a Recession

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Learn about key searches and essentials tools to take advantage of in your ATS/CRM as you search for new business. Are we in a recession?

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Automated Business Designs & Text-Em-All Release Job Accept Integration

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Staffing industry partners release new integration that allows candidates to accept job offers right from within a text message. Automated Business Designs partnered with Text-Em-All to develop a unique Job Accept Texting Integration within Ultra- Staff EDGE staffing software.

Naughty or Nice? Staffing Reports that Should be on Your Nice List in 2021

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It’s crazy to think that we are already at the end of 2020 and the holidays are upon us. It seems like the past 9 months have surprisingly gone fast, despite everything going on.

Automated Business Designs Acclaims their 3rd National Best and Brightest Companies to Work For® Award

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Staffing and recruiting software provider wins distinguished national company culture award for 3rd consecutive year. CHICAGO, Illinois– Automated Business Designs (ABD), developers of Ultra-Staff staffing software, was named one of the Nation’s Best and Brightest Companies to Work For® in 2019.

Everything You Need to Know About the New Form W-4

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The 2020 Form W-4 was released in December with just weeks left in the year. As the year winds down, are you prepared to handle the new Form W-4 in 2020? If you are scrambling to figure out how this will affect you in the new year, below is a basic guide to help […].

5 Tips to Advance Your Career as a Technical Recruiter

Just as the tech industry revolves around innovation, so does technical recruiting. To advance their career by attracting top candidates in a competitive landscape, modern recruiters must commit to actively adapting and advancing their hiring strategies. This step-by-step guide is designed to provide technical recruiters with tips and tricks to achieve tangible results that accelerate their recruiting efforts—and career.

8 Tips for Making Your Virtual Job Fair A Success

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If the pandemic has taught us anything, it’s the need to be creative and think outside of the box. Really this applies to everything we do now: From turning family gatherings to family zoom calls; attending in-person concerts to streaming concerts live; watching sports with fans to watching sports with digital fans; eating at packed […]. The post 8 Tips for Making Your Virtual Job Fair A Success appeared first on ABD.

Automated Business Designs Named One of Chicago’s Best and Brightest Companies to Work For® in 2020

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Staffing and recruiting software provider wins distinguished company culture award for 5th consecutive year. CHICAGO, Illinois– Automated Business Designs (ABD), developers of Ultra-Staff staffing software, was named one of Chicago’s Best and Brightest Companies to Work For® in 2020. This prestigious honor is the fifth consecutive year that ABD has been recognized by Chicago’s Best and […].

What Recruiters Should Be Doing Now to Prepare for the Future Hiring Surge

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As I write this blog article, I am beginning my 9th week of working at home, which is very rare for our company. Usually a work at home day would be warranted by one of our infamous Chicago snow blizzards. Other than that, we are used to going into the office and seeing each other […].

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Automated Business Designs Named One of the Nation’s Best and Brightest Companies to Work For® in 2020

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Staffing and recruiting software provider wins distinguished national company culture award. CHICAGO, Illinois– Automated Business Designs (ABD), developers of Ultra-Staff EDGE staffing software, was named one of the Nation’s Best and Brightest Companies to Work For® in 2020. This distinguished honor is the fourth consecutive year that ABD has been recognized by the National Best and […].

Extending the Reach of HR: Supporting and Sourcing Remote Talent

Speaker: Karen Lim, Alliance Academy

The concept of Global HR is becoming more common as more companies become permanently remote. As companies expand their talent-bases beyond borders, HR reps will bear the responsibilities that come along with it. Adapting to different cultures, distances, and legal implications whilst preserving core company values is essential. Once you can do this, the world becomes your oyster. Join Karen Lim of Alliance Academy, and learn to thrive in a remote-first mindset.

New Year, New Decade, New Staffing Software: Part 2

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Part 2: Questions to not overlook, what to avoid as you narrow down your search, and how to plan for a smooth implementation. Welcome back to Part 2 of “New Year, New Decade, New Staffing Software!”

New Year, New Decade, New Staffing Software: Part 1

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Part 1: How do you begin your search? The start of a brand-new year is an exciting time for people to reflect on the year behind them and think about goals for the year ahead. Many people look at it as a fresh start! Perhaps there are new best practices you want to try, or […].

ABD Named One of Chicago’s Best and Brightest Companies to Work For in 2020

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Staffing and recruiting software provider wins distinguished company culture award for 5 th consecutive year. CHICAGO, Illinois– Automated Business Designs (ABD), developers of Ultra- Staff staffing software, was named one of Chicago’s Best and Brightest Companies to Work For® in 2020.

Working from Home – Survival Tips from Molly

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Working from home survival tips from Molly Nessinger, Vice President of Systems Engineering at ABD. If you know me, you’ll know that I am a person that needs people — I have often referred to myself as ‘short attention span,’ as constant human interaction and distraction is needed for me to function. Although I survived […]. The post Working from Home – Survival Tips from Molly appeared first on ABD. Articles Ask ABD Best Practices business practices Working from Home

2021 Recruitment Strategies: Work Smarter Not Harder

Hours spent sourcing. Constantly checking different recruiting channels. Sifting through a sea of resumes. There’s no denying that the current hiring landscape is fragmented, complex, and full of frustrations. As you plan for 2021, take a moment to reflect on your current strategies and evaluate how you can work smarter, not harder in the new year. Download our guide where we break down different stages of the recruitment journey—and share several potential paths to hiring success.

A Whole New Workforce: How to Keep Millennial Candidates Engaged

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Millennials otherwise known as Generation Y, have now become the largest group of professionals in the U.S. Labor Force, making up 1/3 of employees. These are individuals that were born between the years 1981 and 1996. While I was surprised to hear that millennials now have the largest population in the workforce, it does […]. The post A Whole New Workforce: How to Keep Millennial Candidates Engaged appeared first on ABD.

Why You Need an All-In-One Staffing and Recruiting Software Solution 

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Do you have a headache from toggling between multiple software solutions to manage your staffing and recruiting business? It may be time to evaluate an all-in-one solution. How many different solutions are you using to manage your ATS, CRM, payroll, job portal, and other day to day functions? If you are beginning to go crazy […]. The post Why You Need an All-In-One Staffing and Recruiting Software Solution appeared first on ABD.

There is No Going Back to Normal: How Jobs & the Workplace will be Affected Permanently

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There have been many articles published about how to prepare to return to work, but how will jobs and the workplace culture be when you return? Will everything go back to how it was or will it be different? In the past few months, the COVID-19 pandemic has disrupted companies and the way they operate. […]. The post There is No Going Back to Normal: How Jobs & the Workplace will be Affected Permanently appeared first on ABD.

Back Office Solutions for a COVID-19 World

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Article provided by Benny Elzweig, CEO, Sunset Cove Solutions— an exclusive partner of ABD. Critical Questions & Viable Options Where is your staffing company’s business today? Maybe you serve a niche that is experiencing tremendous growth during the COVID-19 pandemic, like healthcare or IT. Perhaps you work with companies like Amazon, Walmart or Lowes that […]. The post Back Office Solutions for a COVID-19 World appeared first on ABD.

The Best Sales Forecasting Models for Weathering Your Goals

Every sales forecasting model has a different strength and predictability method. It’s recommended to test out which one is best for your team. This way, you’ll be able to further enhance – and optimize – your newly-developed pipeline. Your future sales forecast? Sunny skies (and success) are just ahead!

Are Your Remote Staffing Teams Out of Control?

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Managing remote teams is a new art. Most managers were caught off guard when suddenly their office was evacuated and they were forced to manage their teams remotely. Worse, team performance needed to be at its peak in order to deal with one of the worst times to manage and sell in staffing history. Dealing […]. The post Are Your Remote Staffing Teams Out of Control? appeared first on ABD.

Benefits of Switching to a Cloud-Based Staffing Software Solution

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We are currently living in unusual times– so unusual it feels like we are living in one big dream. These past few weeks, the nation has needed to adjust to new norms, including “social distancing,” a term most of us have never even heard of before this all started.

Should You Attend the Next Virtual Conference?

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Virtual conferences are all the rage these days. Since March, major conferences have been cancelled across the United States. Huge conferences that were never meant to be held remotely have turned virtual. You are probably receiving advertisements to attend different virtual conferences all the time now! But how do you know if it will be […]. The post Should You Attend the Next Virtual Conference? appeared first on ABD. Articles Best Practices Events business practices

The Magic of Brick & Mortar Recruiting

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How To Create A 100% Virtual Onboarding Experience

Speaker: Workbright

Are you struggling with virtual onboarding? Whether you are making the switch to remote work or biding your time until you can get back to the office–you need a solution that works. Check out our webinar on Thursday, May 20th at 2 PM E.T. for more information.

Staffing Software Provider, Automated Business Designs, Wins Support Department of the Year Award

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Developers of Ultra-Staff staffing software wins Bronze in the 9th Annual Best in Biz Awards for Support Department of the Year.

The Complete Guide: How to Make the Most of Your New Life at Home

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As you practice social distancing, are you wondering what you are going to do with all of your time at home? Here is your complete guide to making the most of your new life at home! Right now, many of us are cooped up at home in a make-shift remote office, wondering how long will […]. The post The Complete Guide: How to Make the Most of Your New Life at Home appeared first on ABD. Articles Best Practices business practices

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Texting Candidates Will Streamline Your Recruitment Process

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-->. Automated Business Designs. About. ABD Differentiators. Staffing Software Careers. Partners. Staffing Software Reviews. Products. Ultra-Staff Front Office. Ultra-Staff Back Office. Web Portals. Mobile. Cloud Hosting. Services. Contact. Request a Demo. Texting Candidates Will Streamline Your Recruitment Process. -->. Texting Candidates Will Streamline Your Recruitment Process. April 3, 2019 | Articles , Best Practices , Recruiting , Staffing | Jennifer Roeslmeier.

Ghosted by your candidate? Become a Ghostbuster.

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-->. Automated Business Designs. About. ABD Differentiators. Staffing Software Careers. Partners. Staffing Software Reviews. Products. Ultra-Staff Front Office. Ultra-Staff Back Office. Web Portals. Mobile. Cloud Hosting. Services. Contact. Request a Demo. Ghosted by your candidate? Become a Ghostbuster. -->. Ghosted by your candidate? Become a Ghostbuster. May 1, 2019 | Articles , Best Practices | Jennifer Roeslmeier. Avoid being ghosted on your candidate’s first day of work.

Adapting, Evolving and Staying Competitive in a Disrupted Economy

COVID-19 continues to shape the way we live and work. Organizational success depends on workforce wellbeing, and employee needs are varied and constantly changing. It’s clear that a more flexible and strategic approach to total compensation is required to create a better path forward. The 2021 Q1 Gallagher Better WorksSM Insights Report: The Path Forward explores and how employers can balance workforce expectations against organizational goals. Discover how you can review and implement new technologies, develop updated and forward-looking strategies, and evolve your employee value proposition to create a more engaged and resilient workforce.

Why Attending Industry Events Will Help Your Bottom-Line

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-->. Automated Business Designs. About. ABD Differentiators. Staffing Software Careers. Partners. Staffing Software Reviews. Products. Ultra-Staff Front Office. Ultra-Staff Back Office. Web Portals. Mobile. Cloud Hosting. Services. Contact. Request a Demo. Why Attending Industry Events Will Help Your Bottom-Line. -->. Why Attending Industry Events Will Help Your Bottom-Line. March 6, 2019 | Articles , Best Practices , Events , Marketing | Jennifer Roeslmeier.

4 Marketing Campaigns for Recruiters to Hit the Ground Running in 2021

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We made it! The much-anticipated new year is finally here. It’s time to leave the weight of 2020 behind us and start fresh with new ideas, new initiatives, and new strategies to hit the ground running in 2021. This year more than ever people are anxious to start on a clean sheet of paper.

3 Alternatives to Asking a Job Applicant About Their Salary History

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On September 29th, 2019, Illinois passed a new law that bans employers from asking job applicants about their salary history. The law also allows employees to discuss their salary and benefits with colleagues, which is a practice that is often frowned upon by employers. These measures are meant to help close the gender pay gap […]. The post 3 Alternatives to Asking a Job Applicant About Their Salary History appeared first on ABD. Articles Best Practices Job Interview candidates

DATA BREACH: Is Your ATS Putting You at Risk?

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ATS solutions provide different levels of security. It is crucial you are asking these 6 questions to ensure your candidate and client information is safe. Blasted all over the news last week was Capital One’s data breach, one of the largest data breaches of all time. A hacker gained access to more than 100 […]. The post DATA BREACH: Is Your ATS Putting You at Risk? appeared first on ABD. Articles ATS Best Practices Security Staffing Software Solutions CRM staffing software

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5 Ways Talent Development Makes Your Company Unbeatable

As an HR leader, your goal for talent development is to create an environment where everyone is motivated and supported to achieve a shared vision of success. By investing in the right software, you can realize five decisive competitive advantages. To see those advantages, download Paycor’s latest guide!