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Busting the Myths Around Workers With Disabilities

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The theme for this year’s National Disability Employment Awareness Month is “The Right Talent, Right Now.” This annual initiative held in October for the past 70+ years “celebrates the contributions of workers with disabilities and educates about the value of a workforce. Read More.

Leaders That Candidates Want to Work For

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The idea of a good leader often denotes someone who motivates and inspires their teams to be energized, hopeful, and motivated to perform well. These types of leaders not only build reputations among their leadership peers, but also among future candidates as. Read More.

How to Build an Unforgettably Audacious Company Culture

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What is company culture, and why does it really matter? While position requirements, salary and compensation packages, and career advancements are front of mind for candidates interviewing at your company, culture also matters. Culture is like a vapor that permeates nearly every. Read More.

How to Recruit the Best Content Marketers

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To say that content marketers are in high demand these days would be a serious understatement. Openings for content marketing positions increased 33% from 2017 to 2018 — and show no signs of slowing down. It’s no surprise, then, that employers are. Read More.

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New Report Helps Attract, Retain and Reward Top Talent

The 2019 Best-in-Class Benchmarking Analysis explores what top employers are doing differently to stand out in healthcare cost control and HR management. Use these insights to build a better workplace and confidently position your organization for success.

10 Things Your Candidates Are Seeking, Other Than Salary

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In this healthy employment market, compelling candidates to cross the job offer finish line is becoming increasingly challenging. And, while money does matter, it’s the amenities beyond salary that often seal a candidate’s interest. Employer brand Candidate experience

Age Diversity and the Workplace: Busting Myths Around Older Workers

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The Challenges of Small-Business Recruiting + How to Overcome Them

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The agility of small business is a great differentiator and advantage versus their larger business counterparts. Despite shifts in business winds, the small business owner can adjust their sails with ease and minimal bureaucracy. recruiting Small Business Recruiting

Creating a Culture of Accountability

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A lack of accountability in the workplace can spell doom for companies, especially those in high growth and working on employee retention and engagement. Culture recruiting

8 HR and Recruiting Events to Attend in 2019

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You know events are critical to professional growth and making great connections, but as busy as you are, it can be hard to narrow down your top picks. If you’re short on time, or not sure which events to go to in 2019, don’t worry — we’ve done all the hard work for you with this list!

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Implementing Technology in TA for the Win: An Agile Approach

Speaker: Denise Dresler, Director of Talent Acquisition, Avature

What was once traditionally used only in the software industry is making its way to the recruiting and talent acquisition space: agile methodologies. Join Denise Dresler, Talent Acquisition Director at Avature, where she will be discussing how to take this nontraditional approach of agile talent acquisition and effectively incorporate it into your hiring processes.

Nurturing Candidates Over the Long Haul

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What is it that turns an ambitious, gifted employee into a candidate interested in your company’s recruitment pitch? Conversely, what is it about your talent acquisition process that may be repelling them?

An unforgettable welcome for your new hire

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At Lever, the moment a new hire signs an offer letter is the best part of our day.

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4 Strategies to Shore Up Your New-grad Recruiting Strategy

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New grads are eager for that next life chapter; in some ways, this is just the beginning of their story. Gleefully unfettered from the classwork, exams, and studying that have defined their past several years, they are now nervously hand-wringing amid the. Read More.

Why Everything We Know About Employee Engagement Is Wrong

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It’s a given in our industry that if you want to boost performance and retention, all you need to do is improve employee engagement. What’s less clear, though, is the how. Some experts say formal engagement programs are the way to go, Read More.

The Road Map to Improving the "Quality of Hire" in Your Organization

Speaker: Matt Craven, Talent Acquisition Project Manager, Schneider Electric

Hiring the right people and creating a strong and productive workforce is critical to the success of any organization. Likewise, bad hiring decisions will stifle an organization’s ability to expand and impact their bottom line financially. How does an organization minimize their risk? What steps do they take to improve the “quality of hire”? Most importantly, how do you measure change in quality of hire? In the end, it’s not about finding a body to fill an open requisition; it’s about bringing a person in who will be skilled, engaged, and committed. Join Schneider Electric Talent Acquisition Project Manager Matt Craven to learn how you can improve your quality of hire and bottom line.

7 Shortcuts Recruiters Can Leverage to Speed Up Results

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Shortcuts, hacks and other processes to inspire more efficient, speedy services are essential in our hypercompetitive, hustle world. Recruiting in and of itself is a hustle business, exacerbated even more by the intensity in this competitive candidates’ market.

Transforming the Talent Landscape at New York Magazine

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There’s a moment when every company realizes it can’t hire the talent it needs to drive innovation and business growth without a better strategy in place. When and what that looks like is unique to each organization, but the way forward is. Read More.

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Service Level Agreements to Implement with Hiring Managers

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Top-tier talent is in high demand, and rarely on the market for very long. If you move too slowly, your top candidates may be scooped up by the competition and you’ll have to start from square one.

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Olympic Gold Medalist, Joe Jacobi Shares Talent Identification Strategies to Help You Build High-Performance Teams

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When launching a new talent identification and recruitment initiative, you traditionally map out the core requirements that pinpoint the best-fit candidate for the role. Then, you commence the long slog of locating that square-peg person to fit into your square-hole opportunity. Read More.

Why (and How) to Switch to a New HR & Payroll Platform

Not all HR & payroll is the same, but it can look pretty similar. If your current platform isn’t meeting your needs, let us walk you through how to differentiate between providers and give you some tips on how to select a platform that works best for your business.

3 Expert Tips to Measuring Recruiting Productivity

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Introducing a new monthly series on the Lever blog, where we feature expert advice from select partners to help you source and hire the best for your company. This month, we’re kicking things off with the topic of measuring recruiting productivity. Using. Read More.

3 Keys to Staying Ahead of Employee Turnover

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Gallup estimates that U.S. businesses lose $1 trillion every year from employee turnover. Not only do they lose the cost of recruiting new hires for vacated roles, businesses lose the time it takes to train new hires and bring them up to. Read More.

Predicting the Future of Talent For Your Workforce

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Your data has the power to transform your hiring practices and create more predictability and alignment across your entire organization. But taking raw data and transforming it into a strategic list of next steps can be tricky at the best of times. Read More.

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The Best Recruiting Tool for Your Arsenal

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We recently teamed up with Slack to discuss our powerful and seamless product integration and how companies can improve processes and systems with the right workflows in place. We invited clients from Medallia and Shopify to share their tips and tricks on. Read More.

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Wage Growth: The Last Employer Holdout to Attract Candidates

You get a job perk! And You get a job perk! Everyone gets job perks! While these perks may have helped get that stellar candidate’s foot in the door, this dynamic of severely low unemployment combined with a historically high job open rate continues with no immediate end in sight. Employers will do well to zero in on one lever many have been avoiding pulling: the almighty salary increase.

4 Mistakes that Hurt the Candidate Experience

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In a world where you can order anything you want online in just a few clicks, get personalized recommendations from your streaming services, and see ads in your social feeds tailored to your interests, a disjointed candidate experience is a surefire way to make a bad impression.

Predicting the Future of Talent For Your Workforce

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Your data has the power to transform your hiring practices and create more predictability and alignment across your entire organization. But taking raw data and transforming it into a strategic list of next steps can be tricky at the best of times. Read More.

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10 Top Diversity & Inclusion Questions Answered

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We recently co-hosted an amazing webinar panel on Building a Diversity and Inclusion Program from Scratch. On it, our speakers Katee Van Horn, Shavonne Hasfal-Mcintosh, and Raena Saddler shared incredible advice and insights on a topic that is a top business priority for so many of us.

Top 9 Onboarding Questions Answered

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In many companies where resources are limited, once the offer is signed there is little done afterwards. Hiring managers and people teams can often miss the opportunity to roll out the red carpet and truly make a new hire feel welcome. Candidate experience Employer brand talent management

Compliance Continuity: Monthly Guidance to Sustain Your Organization's Wellbeing

Natural disasters can result in evacuations, work stoppages, and other disruptions for your employees. With advanced planning, employee benefits can help sustain the overall wellbeing of your workforce before, during, and after a natural disaster.

Typical Interview Questions You Can Reuse for Every Role

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Regardless of the role you’re hiring for, there are always great interview questions that you can use for every role. These typical interview questions are great for gathering general information on every candidate regardless of their role or seniority. Here’s a list. Read More.

3 Steps to a Successful ATS Software Implementation

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You’ve found a recruiting platform that aligns with the needs of your business and meets your functional criteria. Before pulling the trigger on a solution, though, there’s one more area to dig into: implementation & customer support. Applicant Tracking System

Expert Tips on Scaling Recruiting from the Next Billion-Dollar Companies

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Introducing a new monthly series on the Lever blog, where we feature expert advice from select partners to help you source and hire the best for your company. How do I ensure I’m picking software that will scale with my business and. Read More.

3 Top Headcount Planning Reads for Recruiters

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As we close out 2019, recruiters are more frantic than ever, planning what to expect and how to forecast headcount planning for the year ahead. That’s why we compiled a list of our favorite reads. They cover a range of topics, from. Read More.

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Overcoming 3 Candidate Journey Challenges

Speaker: Meghan M. Biro, CEO & Founder, TalentCulture

The future of work includes how to effectively incorporate automation and AI in your workplace, but that is not all that it's about. For HR and recruiting teams, the future of work also includes how they can upgrade their current talent and employee experiences. The three common challenges in this journey are initial outreach, onboarding, and career mobility. Join TalentCulture CEO & Founder Meghan M. Biro to learn how to navigate the talent journey from beginning to end, with the help of modern HR and recruiting strategies and automation.

7 Ways to Celebrate Global Talent Acquisition Day at Your Office

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Next Wednesday, September 4th marks a day to celebrate all those in talent acquisition that have enabled your great company to make hires and scale to the level that you’re at today. But how can you celebrate those that make your lives. Read More.

5 Critical Compliance Requirements Every Recruiter Should Know

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Compliance isn’t the sexiest of topics, but it’s one of upmost importance, especially considering there were 76,418 discrimination charges filed with the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission alone in 2018. And it’s why we recently teamed up with GoodHire to shed light. Read More.

Software Engineer Interview Questions to Ask

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Finding a top quality software engineer is like looking for a needle in a haystack. With technical acumen being a must for your software engineer hires, it’s important that you go into every interview with a set of interview questions that gets. Read More.

7 Things to Include In a Startup Recruiter’s Job Description

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What is a Startup? The Wikipedia definition of a startup reinforces the value of engaging a unicorn candidate: “A startup is a company … initiated by an entrepreneur to seek, effectively develop and validate a scalable business model,” according to Wikipedia. Startups. Read More.

The CFO Playbook: 10 Metrics to Transform Your HR Team

CFOs are losing faith in HR’s ability to solve problems with data. Discover the metrics your HR team needs to measure to become more data-driven.