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Hang on Tight — Hiring is a Roller Coaster in 2020

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Deja vu? July and August are starting to look like March and April all over again. Just as we started to relax and see small glimpses of normalcy a few weeks ago , virus rates start skyrocketing and states start to slowly lock down again. More unknown economic impact is certainly looming.

Plan for COVID-19 Workplace Response

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Four Ways Interview Self Scheduling Improves your Hiring Processes

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Cleaning and security hiring managers are all too familiar with the struggles around scheduling interviews.

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

How Businesses are Managing the New Reality of Work: A Paycor Survey

We wanted to know how COVID-19 impacted businesses and their workforces. Did they need government funds? How many workers did they layoff or furlough? Are employees working from home now? How’s team morale? And perhaps most importantly, what are their plans for the future? This guide offers a pretty good idea of how business leaders are feeling, what keeps them up at night, and what approaches they’re taking to solve problems. Download the guide to see all the survey results and where your organization might stand comparatively.

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

Three Things You Need to Know Before You Post a Job

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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. Twenty years ago, posting a job was a huge task

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

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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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!

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.

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

Group Demonstration Webinar: 100% Remote New Employee Onboarding

Speaker: David Secunda, CEO, WorkBright

Companies are looking to adjust their new hire onboarding to accommodate unique ‘social distancing’ challenges like securely collecting personally identifiable information and understanding new compliance regulations like Form I-9 verification. Join Workbright on Thursday, August 27th, to get a first-hand look at how a 100% remote onboarding process works using their system. They'll cover a few of the new COVID-19 related legislation changes and how they can be easily facilitated with their platform.

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

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

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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.

COVID-19: Returning to the Workplace in a New Reality

COVID-19 has created a new set of risks that require a new way of working. Download Gallagher’s latest COVID-19 report for insights into encouraging resiliency in your people, building confidence in your organization, and preparing for the future of work.

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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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

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.

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

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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COVID & the Future of Work: Insights from Paycor’s C-Suite

In Paycor’s newest report, our Chief Executive and Group Leaders consider how your clients will recruit, manage their workforce, optimize benefits, and foster employee experience in the new normal of 2020 and beyond. For actionable insights and tips download and share our guide with your clients!

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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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

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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B2B Pocket Playbook: End-to-End Guide to Sales Enablement

Sales enablement is the strategic process of providing sales teams with the content, guidance, and mentorship needed to engage targeted buyers. It’s all about equipping sales professionals with the tools they need to put their best-selling foot forward. And if sales teams want to continuously sell better -- and faster -- their sales enablement process must have a game-winning strategy. It's time for you to start selling smarter - and hitting your sales number - with the best B2B database in the market. Get started today.

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

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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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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COVID-19 Return to Workplace Guide: Reopening Facilities Following a Pandemic

Download the Gallagher Better WorksSM Insights COVID-19 report for information, new survey results and resources to help you recognize opportunities, minimize risk and confidently navigate the challenging road ahead.