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How the Cleaning Industry Can Achieve Hiring Velocity During COVID-19

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As the spread of coronavirus increased in March, the cleaning industry saw an incredible spike in job openings across the board. ZipRecruiter says help-wanted ads for cleaning services specifically spiked 75% in March compared to demand from March 2019.

How the Cleaning Industry Can Achieve Hiring Velocity During COVID-19

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As the spread of coronavirus increased in March, the cleaning industry saw an incredible spike in job openings across the board. ZipRecruiter says help-wanted ads for cleaning services specifically spiked 75% in March compared to demand from March 2019.

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Plan for COVID-19 Workplace Response

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The following information is from our partners at Affinity HR Group. The original article can be found here

Examining the Impact of the Virus on the Cleaning Industry

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Kwantek has made it a focus to help commercial cleaning companies employ a growing workforce

ABCs of Data Normalization for B2B Marketers

Data normalization. It’s not a far stretch to suggest that the topic isn’t exactly what gets marketers excited in their day-to-day workflow. However, if lead generation, reporting, and measuring ROI is important to your marketing team, then data normalization matters - a lot. In this eBook, we’ll break down the ins and outs of data normalization and review why it’s so critical for your marketing strategies and goals!

The Evolution of the Job Application

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In this exclusive blog series, Kwantek and Affinity HR are partnering together to take a deep dive into the full lifecycle of employees in high-turnover industries - specifically Building Services and Contract Security

Addressing Social Media Usage in the Security Industry

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With the rise of social media and smartphone ownership, contract security companies are struggling to get their employees to abide by their policies around on-the-job phone usage

The End of Organic Posting on Indeed?

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In the recruiting game, the only constant is change - and BIG changes are coming for the BSC and Contract Security industries when it comes to posting jobs on Indeed

What's the Difference Between an ATS and a Job Board?

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Paul Flart: What Went Wrong

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In August 2018, Paul Flart became an Internet sensation. Flart (whose real first name is Doug - he remains anonymous) held a 2-11pm position at a hospital for a private security company. Retention

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Scaling the Digitally-Ready Workforce

The digital future will require a new set of skills, behaviors, and ways of working, but most organizations have not defined the critical competencies needed to compete in an age of disruption and do not have a process in place to assess digital readiness in their own people, a new Aon study finds. For HR leaders, the continuous state of disruption requires a new, more flexible approach to workforce planning and development. Download the full report, which shares insights from 1,551 senior business executives, HR leaders, and employees from around the world, to learn the 5 key insights and the steps your organization can take to transform your approach to people, jobs, and rewards to thrive in an uncertain digital future.

What Happened to Service in Software?

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Let's take a trip back in time

Using Retention Metrics to Grow Your Business

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Over the past few weeks, Kwantek and TEAM Software have shared the importance of knowing your retention numbers through our five-part blog series

Top Metrics When Evaluating Site Managers

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If you’ve learned anything over the course of this blog series from Kwantek and TEAM Software , it should be the importance of retention when it comes to your janitorial or security business’ profitability

Are Your Site Manager Bonuses Incentivizing the Wrong Actions?

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Site managers play critical roles in both the contract security and janitorial industries

How to Keep Employees Engaged and Connected in the New Normal of Remote Working

Speaker: Elena Valentine, CEO, Skill Scout

The way we conduct work has completely changed. Before the pandemic, remote working or a few work from home days were allowed for certain employees. Now, remote working is our new normal. We have had to align our business to make sure that our employees are productive and have the necessary resources to succeed. But, did we make sure that they still feel connected with the rest of their team? Join Elena Valentine, CEO of Skill Scout, to learn how to make employee engagement a top priority even when everyone is working remotely.

Red Flags to Watch for When Hiring Cleaning Staff

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If you’re in charge of hiring cleaning staff in the commercial cleaning industry, you may feel like high turnover rates come with the territory, but that doesn’t necessarily have to be the case.

How to Calculate Your True Cost Per Hire

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This blog is written in partnership and in conjunction with TEAM Software , and is part two of a five-part blog series on employee retention

Jobs on Facebook Showing Big Results for Kwantek Clients

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LOUISVILLE, KY - In May 2019, Kwantek announced a new integration with Jobs on Facebook. As a result, clients are seeing a growing pool of applicants

Three Lessons I Learned from Indeed

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This past week I was given a rare opportunity to sit down with the Search Quality team at Indeed

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Why Smoking Costs Employers More Than They Realize

Your employees are smoking, and at a cost of $7,000 per year for each employee who smokes, that adds up - fast! This free report will show you how an effective cessation program pays for itself.

Industry Labor Trends for the Janitorial Industry

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Over the past fifteen years, the U.S. economy and job market has seen dramatic ups and downs. With labor being a top expense, businesses in the janitorial industry, specifically building service contractors, have felt the impact of those fluctuations stronger than in other industries.

3 Tips for Managing Security Guards at Lower Rates

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High turnover rates can be common in the contract security industry, particularly if you can’t afford to pay your security guards competitive hourly rates. Retention

Kwantek Announces Partnership with ZipRecruiter

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LOUISVILLE, KY - Kwantek has announced an enhanced partnership with ZipRecruiter, a leading online employment marketplace which has the #1 rated job search app on iOS & Android

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Kwantek 2018 Year in Review: Bringing You More, Better Applicants

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When it comes it hiring in the commercial cleaning and security industries, there are two primary challenges: not enough applicants and high turnover

The 2019 Technographic Data Report for B2B Sales Organizations

In this report, ZoomInfo substantiates the assertion that technographic data is a vital resource for sales teams. In fact, the majority of respondents agree—with 72.3% reporting that technographic data is either somewhat important or very important to their organization. The reason for this is simple—sales teams value technographic data because it makes essential selling activities easier and more efficient.

Security Guard vs. Security Officer - Which Should You Use?

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So, you have a position opening up in your contract security firm. Now is the time to post the job in various places using your standard job description and other boilerplate materials you use when hiring

Most Searched Building Services Job Titles of 2018

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For Building Services Companies, the first step in getting a job applicant is getting them to look at your job listing

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Improve Your Candidate Quality by Improving Your Job Listing

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A job listing for potential employees is like the back of a book for potential readers. Job Postings

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How Supervisor / Employee Check-Ins Can Be Profitable

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In the Building Services Industry, poor retention presents a major problem. Recruiting and maintaining employees are the largest expenses in your organization, and retention continues to worsen. Worse yet, nobody has the silver bullet to fix it completely

Emerging Regulations in the Age of AI

New legislation regulating data use and privacy is on the horizon in many parts of the world and could have ramifications for companies leveraging AI in talent assessment and selection. Waiting until laws regarding AI are crystallized in the legal system will slow down your growth — and your future-readiness. Although we don’t know exactly what data privacy laws will look like in the future, we do understand the principles behind them. Download this eBook to learn how your organization can benefit from the use of AI in talent processes while staying on the right side of legal and ethical considerations.

Our Favorite Video Conferencing Tools

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With many of us working from home, interviewing candidates has become a challenge

Why You Should Be Texting Your Applicants

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For most people, text messaging has become a part of our everyday lives, and in many cases it has eliminated the short phone call altogether

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6 Tips to Retain Good Security Guards

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Turnover is always a challenge in the contract security industry, but not all employee turnover has the same impact. Retention

Indeed’s Definition of a ‘Recruitment-Based Company’ Expands

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As has been said many times, nothing is truly ‘free’ - or at least ‘free’ rarely lasts forever

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The Power of Recognition: How HR & Business Leaders Can Partner to Develop a Strategy for Recognizing Employees

Speaker: Keri Ohlrich, CEO & Kelly Guenther, COO, Abbracci Group

Join Abbracci Group’s CEO Keri Ohlrich, PhD and COO Kelly Guenther as they explore how you can develop these relationships with leaders and influence engagement in your company.

Job Seekers are in Control

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In October 2018, CareerBuilder and SilkRoad released results of a new Harris Poll survey identifying job seekers’ and new employees’ expectations for hiring and onboarding

Kwantek Launches MyGuardJobs.com

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LOUISVILLE, KY, September 25th, 2018 - Kwantek has announced the launch of a new web property exclusively for Private Security Contractors to post their jobs. MyGuardJobs.com officially launched this week with thousands of security guard job postings across the United States

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Text Reminders Provide Lift in Applicant Volume

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In a world filled with distractions, most people have difficulty completing a task at hand. Whether their phone rings, their baby screams, or the light turns green, our minds are always elsewhere

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Introducing: The Prospects Tab

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Our internal data has shown nearly two out of three candidates will start an application without completing it

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The Time-Saving Power of Intent Data for Sales

By using the power of intent data, capturing buyer interest has become more feasible for sales. Not only that, but using it will save immense time during your workflow; a win-win on all fronts.