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Am I Society's Keeper? Corporate Social Responsibility in the Era of Wokeness

Proactive Talent

What is Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR)? For some companies it is a voluntary commitment to do public good whereas for others, it is a chance to virtue signal. CSR efforts are often met with criticism and scrutiny.

How Your Company Could Celebrate Juneteenth

Proactive Talent

Juneteenth is almost here and it’s time to commemorate the emancipation of enslaved people in the U.S. Although the holiday is celebrated every year on June 19th and is 156 years old , how to celebrate it is not common knowledge.

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The Proactive Talent Jobcast

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The uncertainty caused by the Covid-19 pandemic has not stunted the growth of the agile recruitment processing outsourcing company – Proactive Talent who has made several key hires, launched new advisory services and acquired a multitude of new clients.

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TribePod: Do Companies Really Care About Diversity?

Proactive Talent

A conversation about the recent controversy over at Basecamp morphed into an intense debate over employer brand and what makes for a unique work culture in this post pandemic world?

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.

Seven Highly Effective Habits of Sourcing

Proactive Talent

I’ve been sourcing in some capacity for two decades and I have seen many tools and trends come and go. Anybody remember Friendster? Usenet?) However, there are some tactics that have remained constant.

The Hidden Costs of a Bad Hire

Proactive Talent

The labor market is beginning to look promising after a tumultuous year with the Covid pandemic. Consider this quote from the NY Post. hiring attrition

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TribePod: The Inspirational Hannah Olson

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Brittany King interviews the inspirational - Hannah Olson on how the workplace can benefit from disabled workers. ABOUT OUR GUEST.

The Hybrid Office is the Future of Work

Proactive Talent

I have noticed recently that cities are gradually reopening, and some semblance of normalcy is peeking through the cloud of Covid-19. There are several guides online to help you maneuver through it all.

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The Diversity No One Talks About

Proactive Talent

Pandemics have had a profound effect on global populations and their respective economies. Historically, we have seen this benefit disenfranchised groups.

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.

Can Employers Order Workers to Get a COVID-19 Vaccine?

Proactive Talent

The Thanksgiving holidays are almost upon us and as of Saturday, November 21, 2020, according to CNBC…. covid19 corona coronavirus covid-19 business news covid employers

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How Politics Can Disrupt the Workplace and What You Can Do About It

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These are interesting times. Politics in society has been polarizing communities, cities, and the world. It is little surprise that it also affects the office.

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Proactive Talent Expands with Launch of New Retention Services

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Proactive Talent has long been a strategic partner in building amazing talent programs for attracting and hiring talent for startups up to midsize companies.

Creative Recruiting Strategies

Proactive Talent

The Talent Market can be feast or famine. Posting jobs can get you good workers and a great employment brand can get you so much more but, there will always be an elite class of producers who never apply for a job.

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!

Tribe TV: Where are the Female CEOs?

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We can’t let Women’s History Month go by without asking some important questions: Was 2018 the Year of the Woman? Or was 2021 the Year of the Woman? And if 2021 is, then where are all the female CEOs? tribe tv tribetv women's day female ceos women in business women's history month womens month

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How To Manage the Best Outcome Possible: An Interview with Laura Dribin

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Courtney Lane interviews Laura Dribin on outcome management strategies. What should you change first? What should you look at last? What do you do when you don't want to change? These insights are explored in this episode of TribePod. About our guest.

Ebook: Twitter Search Strings for Recruiters Looking for Work

Proactive Talent

As a recruiter open to new opportunities, do you know how to search Twitter for your next recruiter job? If you don't know how to search Twitter well enough to find the recruiting job you are looking for or even aren't aware of what Twitter can do for you in your job search, look no further!

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TribePod: An Interview with Ken Schnee

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In this episode, Courtney Lane interviews Ken Schnee. About our guest. Ken Schnee is the General Manager of the Technology , Media, Entertainment , and Hospitality group of Sterling , a leading provider of background and identity services.

Explore a Roadmap to Pay Equity for Organizations Like Yours

The national conversation around pay equity has never been so hot. As employees push for better transparency, organizations are assessing and addressing pay gaps. Explore Gallagher's whitepaper, Pay Equity: The Time Is Now, to discover key insights.

Danae Harper Joins Proactive Talent as Lead Consultant, Employer Branding

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Proactive Talent, the recruiting and employer brand consulting firm revolutionizing the way fast-growing companies like Calendly, Postmates, and Gong.io

Jobcast: When I grow up, I want to be an OnDemand recruiter at Proactive Talent!

Proactive Talent

Our first Jobcast episode was so popular that we were encouraged to create this sequel. In this episode we discuss the duties, projects and benefits of being an on demand recruiter at Proactive Talent. Tune in to hear about a great opportunity and perhaps, learn about your next career move.

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We Don't Do RFPs (This is why)

Proactive Talent

Imagine this scenario playing out in your office. You meet with the perfect candidate for a hard to fill role and the following dialogue takes place. business news

Did Basecamp Kill Its Culture in Order to Save It?

Proactive Talent

We talked about politics in the workplace being a hot button issue in the past. In fact, in an episode of our video series – TribeTV, we shared these SHRM (Society of HR Management) stats…. According to a recent survey from the Society for Human Resource Management, 42% of U.S.

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. to learn more!

Immunity Passports Would Hinder the Future of Work

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They say “the road to hell is paved with good intentions.” I don’t know where this saying originated from but, it came to mind when I first learned of the idea of “ immunity passports.” Wikipedia describes immunity passports as a “…document attesting that its bearer is immune to a contagious disease.”

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Where are the female CEOs?

Proactive Talent

The Year of the Woman was a popular label attached to 1992 after the election of a number of female Senators in the United States. The term has also been used with respect to the 2018 House elections, in which a record 103 women were elected, 90 of whom were Democrats.

How Does Unconscious Bias Affect Recruiting?

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One of the privileges of working at Proactive Talent is the ability to give back to the industry in terms of free resources and thought leadership. Quite recently, I was fortunate enough to share my thoughts on tackling subconscious bias in recruitment.

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TribePod: An Interview with Jeff Wald

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In this premiere episode of TribePod, Courtney Lane , Principal Consultant of Proactive Talent interviews Jeff Wald , the author of "The End of Jobs: The Rise of On-Demand Workers and Agile Corporations." She is assisted by Jim Stroud , VP of Marketing at Proactive Talent.

Build Diverse Tech Teams: Strategies for Hiring & Reskilling Your Workforce

Learn from the experts at HR Dive, Guardian Life, Axios, Vettery, and General Assembly about common biases within the talent sourcing process and strategies for improving diversity and inclusion in the workplace.

In Search of the Perfect Work Week

Proactive Talent

Something is happening in the world of work, especially as it relates to where that work happens. There are some who desperately want to return to the office. Likewise, there are some who hope never to return.

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The Never-Ending Quest for Workplace Efficiency

Proactive Talent

Just the other day, I was lying on my couch and generally ignoring the world. The Coronavirus forced me to quarantine in my home, but I counted it all joy because I had my DVR and a Netflix account to keep me company. My plan was pretty much set: eat, sleep and repeat as necessary.

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TribePod: Cancel Culture Comes to Proactive Talent

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On this episode of TribePod, we are doing something a bit different. Our company recently received some publicly shared feedback that we were practicing cultural appropriation by using the word “tribe” in the name of our podcast and video series.

How To Source The Best Managers for Your Company

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At Proactive Talent, we resolved a lot of recruitment related issues for our clients. In a very real way, we operate like an on-demand RPO service. As such, we engage clients on a variety of issues and answer many questions.

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.

How To Source Female Software Developers

Proactive Talent

Companies have made some bold promises when it comes to diversity initiatives, even before the protests ignited by the death of George Floyd. Women and minorities are underrepresented in several industries.

Tribe TV: In Search of the Perfect Work Week

Proactive Talent

It took roughly 150 years for the average work week to transform from a 6-Day, 80-hour work week to the 5-day, 40 hour work week the world has become accustomed to. In this episode of Tribe TV, the history of the work week is explored as well as experiments geared to make the work week even shorter.

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How Workplace Classism is Damaging Your Employer Brand

Proactive Talent

The world is changing right before our very eyes. The Coronavirus Covid-19 Pandemic has wreaked havoc on our way of life and threatens our future in ways we can immediately recognize. The number of people unemployed, the list of businesses closing, and the overall uncertainty being just a few.

TribePod: An Interview with Greg Fontus on Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

Proactive Talent

In this episode, Brittany King interviews Greg Fontus. Greg recently joined the Proactive Talent tribe and we are super excited to have him. Greg Fontus Bio. Greg Fontus has over 10 years’ worth of knowledge and experience challenging and empowering others to be inclusively excellent.

Meeting Today’s Challenges for Better Organizational Success Tomorrow

The 2021 Q2 Gallagher Better WorksSM Insights Report: Adapting for Tomorrow explores evolving employer trends and today’s unique workforce challenges. Get insight into how to optimize flexible work policies and training to reduce stress and burnout.