Top 10 Most Dangerous Jobs In 2011

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Compiled annually by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) the list for 2011 was recently released (it is compiled from 2010 figures). In the spirit of the Thanksgiving season, here’s a reason to be thankful: hopefully you aren’t working in any one of these ten most dangerous jobs in America.

Staffing News Of The Day, December 30, 2011

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Top news stories affecting workers in 2011. has been selected for the 2011 Best of Naples Award in the Employment Agencies category by the U.S. Six Year-End Tips to Reduce 2011 Taxes. 2011 Labor and Employment Law Year in Review. [JD§upra].

Staffing World 2011, A Picture Gallery

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We are having a great time at Staffing World 2011! Events ASA Picture Gallery Pictures Staffing World Staffing World 2011For those of you who can’t be here, I wanted to share some of the better pictures I took yesterday.

New Staffing Software to be Unveiled at Staffing World 2011

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Watch for the launch of WebCenter 6 at Staffing World 2011 this October! News ASA Launch Dates Staffing World Staffing World 2011 WebCenter WebCenter 6

SharePoint Conference 2011

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The 2011 Microsoft SharePoint Conference is happening this week in Anaheim. Unlike the 2009 conference, the next release of SharePoint (then 2010) will not be announced and debated, but the focus will be on looking back over recent wins (eg.,

Staffing News Of The Day, December 22, 2011

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Adecco North America CEO Tig Gilliam details the December 2011 Workplace Economy Report, which shows the economy is continuing to gain momentum in jobs recovery. “Best Careers of 2011″ – Reviewing the Hiring Demand for Technology Jobs. Christmas time is in the air again.

Staffing News Of The Day, December 29, 2011

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Texas’ 2012 job forecast: A lot like 2011. 12–18, 2011. Hiring outlook for 2012 remains cautiously optimistic , CareerBuilder’s annual job forecast finds. [PR PR Newswire]. Increase in Ohio construction jobs bucks national trend. Columbus Business First].

Staffing News Of The Day, November 28, 2011

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During the three month quarterly period ended September 2011, Smart-Tek had a decrease in net revenues over the June, 2011 quarter of $1,773,045.

Staffing News Of The Day, November 1, 2011

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Fifty-eight percent of Kentucky manufacturers surveyed for the recently conducted 2011 Annual Manufacturing Wage and Benefits Survey said they are planning to hire between one and 19 employees in 2012, up one percent from last year’s results. Secret Santa 2011 signups are open!

Is Your Recruitment Process Overly Reliant On Technology

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Most businesses large enough to realize the cost benefits of technological advances to recruitment have implemented at least a few of these options. Applicant Tracking Systems are a prime example of a way employers are streamlining procedures.

WHO DO YOU KNOW? EMPLOYEE REFERRAL PROGRAMS GO ONLINE.

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While top-tier recruiters are constantly in search of the next best tactic for sourcing candidates, there are certain methods that stand the test of time. Employee referrals have long been a favorite of hiring managers as probability shows us good employees are typically friends with other good employees. With the convenience that web-based programs provide and the advent of social networking, it only makes sense that the Employee Referral Process (ERP) would make its way online.

HOW TO CREATE AN RSS FEED FOR YOUR WEBSITE

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IT’S EXTREMELY EASY. HOW TO CREATE AN RSS FEED FOR YOUR […]. Recruiting Software Blog applicant applicant tracking software applicants brightmove feed feed reader hr recruiting Recruiting Software rss rss feed rss feed reader social media software sourcing talent acquisition

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Staffing News Of The Day, October 31, 2011

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TrueBlue reports 2011 third quarter results. CTG announced its financial results for the 2011 third quarter which ended on September 30. 2011 has looked like a good year so far for the Cleveland job market. Happy Halloween everyone!

RSS FEEDS OFFER A HIGH RETURN ON INVESTMENT FOR EMPLOYERS

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Saving time and money is an epic battle dating back to beginning of time, or at least back to the beginning of money. We now live in a digital age where everything moves at a faster pace than ever before. In order to keep up, we must acclimate. For every old, tried-and-true method, there comes a time when a newer, better version takes its place.

Staffing News Of The Day, November 2, 2011

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reported financial results for the quarter ended September 30, 2011. 30, 2011 of $15.3 announced that its third quarter 2011 results will be released on Wednesday, November 9, 2011, at the close of the market. [PR

Social Jobs, Facebook Teams Up With Multiple Organizations to Create Assistance for Job Seekers

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The National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE) and The Department of Labor (DOL), along with a few other organizations have signed on to collaborate with Facebook in creating a new resource for job seekers. Recruiting Software Blog applicant tracking software career careers college recruiting hiring job job seeker jobs recruiting Recruiting Software social media sourcing talent unemployment

Staffing News Of The Day, December 16, 2011

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Despite a stagnant employment market in 2011, online hiring has grown at a record pace, up more than 100% from 2010. Elance released its 2011 Online Employment Review, which reveals that the future of work will be contingent, global and online.

Can I Phone In My Resume? Mobile Capabilities For Job Applications Makes A Mark On Standard Recruitment Practices.

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For every outdated process there is obviously a newer, faster, more efficient version that has replaced it (or eventually will). The need to receive and transfer information instantly knows no bounds and is coming to include applying for that next great career move. Traditional, hard copy resumes to online applications, the evolution of digital hiring processes is now extending to mobile phones. However, though the potential is there, the follow through is not yet available.

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Staffing News Of The Day, November 18, 2011

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Job bias complaints again hit record in 2011. Accountemps Holiday Video 2011. The Wall Street Journal is reporting that ADP’s former CEO, Gary Butler, was arrested on domestic violence charges three days before the company announced his retirement.

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CAREER PATHS: CHOOSE YOUR FIELD WISELY

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The market for particular fields or job categories should be of interest to those currently in a career transition and those that recruit for these fields. Earlier this year Forbes listed the 10 Dead or Dying Career Paths.

RECRUITMENT ETIQUETTE LESSON THREE

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Lesson number three goes back to the beginning of the hiring process. No matter how long you’ve been in your current role, think back to when you were job hunting. Remember what it was like to submit an application and get no response or to spend a lot of time going through the process, only to end up getting a denial letter?

Staffing News Of The Day, December 13, 2011

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Randstad Employee Attachment Index Q4 2011. Demand for recruiters to have social media skills increases 117%. Wanted Analytics]. Manpower Employment Outlook Survey First Quarter 2012. ManpowerGroup]. BrightStar Group Holdings, Inc. names Brian Schnell COO. [PR PR Web]. Research shows U.K.

Staffing News Of The Day, November 14, 2011

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Zirpolo, and Kendrick Barnes) who were found guilty of conspiracy to commit fraud as well as mail fraud and wire fraud in a scheme to defraud staffing companies of millions will see their case move forward in court Wednesday, November 16, 2011. The U.S.

Staffing News Of The Day, December 27, 2011

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Year in review : True Talent Group reflects on 2011 milestones. [PR That’s a 12 percent increase over the first quarter of 2010 and a seven percent rise from first quarter 2011. President Obama : extending payroll tax cut is a “Boost We Need Right Now.”

Staffing News Of The Day, October 26, 2011

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will release its third quarter earnings before the market opens on Wednesday, November 9, 2011. announced results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2011. Robert Half International Inc. revenues up 20% from last year according to their Q3 earnings report. The Street].

Staffing News Of The Day, December 1, 2011

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TALX Flash Report November 30, 2011 [TALX]. The Supervisory Board of USG People announces its intention to appoint Hubert Vanhoe as COO of the company with effect from 1 December 2011. New Delhi: outsourcing giant finds it must be client, too. Star News].

Staffing News Of The Day, November 30, 2011

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announced that on November 21, 2011 it acquired, through a share exchange , TS Staffing Services. the official charity of the JFC Staffing Companies for 2011. A study released by Randstad delivers new insights on employees’ predictions on career and job prospects for 2012.

Staffing News Of The Day, September 30, 2011

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Randstad Canada is pleased to announce Research in Motion Limited has won the inaugural 2011 Randstad Award for most attractive employer. Robbers, including one who posed as a job applicant, were able to cart away some P1.3

Staffing News Of The Day, October 18, 2011

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WANTED Technologies reported total revenues were $5,328,887 , up 9% for fiscal 2011 compared to the prior year. as previously announced on September 20, 2011. Canada Newswire]. Smart-Tek Solutions, Inc.

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Staffing News Of The Day, September 22, 2011

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the 2011 Hispanic Businesswoman of the Year. BONNEY Staffing Center recognized Therese Waldron as 2011 Employee of the year during a workplace presentation on September 15.

Staffing News of the Day, October 25, 2011

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Carchidi, Executive Vice President for the JFC Staffing Companies , was honored as one of Central Penn Business Journal’s 2011 Forty Under 40 award recipients on Tuesday, October 18th. [PR DPSS, LLC, an affiliate of Nesco Resource, announced it has acquired DePasquale Staffing Services.

Staffing News Of The Day, December 14, 2011

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“Best Careers of 2011″ – Where was hiring for creative and service jobs? Penmac Staffing Inc. announced that its founder and CEO, Patti Penny , will step down as CEO on Dec. 31, according to a news release.

RECRUITMENT ETIQUETTE LESSON TWO

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There are high expectations set for a candidate coming in to interview, varied depending on the level of position. They are required to show up early, act eager, be polite and respectful, while answering questions that quite possibly range widely in relevance and obscurity.

Staffing News Of The Day, October 6, 2011

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The Employment (Amendment) Bill 2011 after 5 hours of debate in the Dewan Rakyat Thursday. Rest in Peace Steve Jobs. Your contribution, inspiration and creation will live on. TechConsult UK is working with Scandinavian employers to recruit for work in a major European gas field.

Staffing News Of The Day December 6, 2011

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Barton Associates announces a strong close to 2011 and prepares to meet increased 2012 demand in the Hospitalist locum tenens industry. [PR TEKsystems announced findings from its quarterly IT Executive Outlook survey, conducted in partnership with the Inavero Institute.

RECRUITMENT ETIQUETTE LESSON ONE

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Rejection is to recruitment as inevitability is to change. There''s no getting around it. Applicant tracking systems have not only eased the pain of stringent record-keeping requirements, but have also altered the final task of letting down those that didn''t get the job with the one-click declination letter. Once a position is filled, a quick command and your "Dear Applicant" form letter is sent to every candidate that didn''t make the cut.

FREELANCE WORKERS HAVE A NEED FOR INDEPENDENCE BUT YOU CAN RETAIN THEM

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Freelance and contract workers have become all the rage with reductions in force and mandatory budget cuts in companies across the nation. With employers escaping health insurance obligations, vacation pay, and other full-time benefits, freelance workers may require a higher wage, but are only on the books for the duration of a project or task. This is absolutely fine with the contract employees too, they prefer it that way.

Staffing News Of The Day, November 21, 2011

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Volt Workforce Solutions announced that it earned a 2011 Supplier Award from Rosemount Measurement and Flow Divisions of Emerson Process Management. Is partnering with another staffing agency a good idea? Recruiter]. Employment agency accuses Cy-Fair resident of stealing trade secrets.

THE WORKFORCE IS CHANGING IN AGE NUMBER AND DIVERSITY

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Over the past ten years, we’ve been preached to about the aging workforce. However, employers may have forgotten some important statistics as the economic climate of the past three years has delayed the realization of those early predictions. In the July issue, Dori Meinert, senior writer for HR Magazine, recognized the need for a refresher, as 2010 Census data brings attention to where we are and where we’re headed.

Staffing News Of The Day, December 21, 2011

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Barton Associates announces a strong close to 2011 with a 70% increase in temporary nurse practitioner staffing volume between Q1 and Q4. CBIZ acquires the actuarial and retirement plan consulting practice of PSA Insurance and Financial Services. Market Watch].