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Why employee satisfaction matters more than happiness

Workable

At Workable, we’re not just in the business of creating innovative HR solutions; we also strive to build a strong and thriving company culture. As the CHRO at Workable, I often hear discussions about employee happiness and its role in the workplace. While it’s important to cultivate a positive environment, we believe that prioritizing employee satisfaction is a more effective way to support our team and drive success.

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How Hiring Analytics Helps Recruiters Work Smarter

Lever

“For companies to improve the recruiter experience, they must start by understanding and recognizing the challenges that recruiters face,” Aptitude Research Founder Madeline Laurano wrote in a recent report on the state of talent acquisition teams and technology. One such challenge? A lack of advanced hiring analytics that enables talent specialists to easily and efficiently […] The post How Hiring Analytics Helps Recruiters Work Smarter appeared first on Lever.

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Do you have a competitive advantage when it comes to hiring?

ApplicantPro

Gas prices are on the rise again, so I figured I'd use that as an example of how that same approach is being used in the job marketing world by employers trying to find more applicants. Yes, gas prices are going way up, but more importantly, I want you to think about gas as a commodity. When you're driving down the street and you see a high price at one gas station, most likely all the other gas stations within proximity of that station are matching its price, plus or minus a few pennies.

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This recruiter will beat ChatGPT

Greg Savage

I often make the point that ‘Selling is listening’, and the foundation for any sale is to ask, listen and understand. But when you do talk, and obviously you need to, you must have something compelling to say! And the sad truth is that many recruiters struggle at this stage. Stumbling over their pitch, unable […] The post This recruiter will beat ChatGPT first appeared on The Savage Recruitment Academy.

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New Report from 3,500+ Employers Confirms Retention is a Top HR Priority in 2024

The first report from Gallagher’s 2024 US Workforce Trends Report Series, includes data from 3,500+ employers who participated in the 2024 US Benefits Strategy & Benchmarking Survey. The report provides benchmarks for benefits, HR and people strategies to help organizations thrive. Organizations continue to rank retention as the top priority for HR, and second highest for operations.

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How to Build a Diverse Recruiting Strategy

Social Talent

In today’s increasingly interconnected world, fostering diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) is not just an ethical imperative, but also a vital aspect of a thriving business. A diverse workforce brings a wealth of experiences, perspectives, and ideas, helping companies to become more innovative and better equipped to navigate complex challenges. For recruitment professionals, this means developing a strategy that promotes diversity and inclusion at every stage of the hiring process.

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Remote Hiring: Labor Laws to Consider Across the U.S.

Recruiting Daily Advisor

Hiring remote workers has skyrocketed in popularity since the beginning of the pandemic. Of course, there are many advantages to this practice, including access to a broader candidate pool and fewer real estate expenses. However, an important consideration in hiring is the employee’s physical location. This compels H.R. professionals to familiarize themselves with employment laws of multiple states because the law of the location a remote person is working dictates the applicable employment laws

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Conquering concerns around salary transparency

Glassdoor for Employers

Workers want salary transparency, but some employers are afraid of what might happen if they offer it. We asked around 30 leaders from companies on Glassdoor's Best Places to Work 2023 list about their fears, and the majority (63%) agreed or strongly agreed that greater salary transparency would be a burden. It seems, despite the […] The post Conquering concerns around salary transparency appeared first on US | Glassdoor for Employers.

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Benchmarking in Hiring: What is it and Why is it Important?

NPA Worldwide

Today’s guest blogger is Rachelle Mire , senior account executive at McQuaig , a global leader in talent management solutions. McQuaig assessments are designed to provide a deeper insight into a candidate’s personality, cognitive, and behavioral attributes. With over 50 years of experience, McQuaig assessments provide a comprehensive view of a candidate and their potential to succeed in a organization while shedding light on the most important areas of employee development.

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Employee Satisfaction vs. Employee Engagement | ClearCompany

ClearCompany Recruiting

What’s the difference between employee satisfaction and employee engagement? Though they are related, it’s important to understand these two distinct concepts and what they reveal about your workforce. Satisfaction measures employees’ happiness with what your company offers them, like their salary, work hours, and work environment. Your employees may be highly satisfied, but that doesn’t always mean they’re engaged.

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How HR Can Create a Culture of Feedback

Employees want meaningful feedback. Without it, 98% disengage from their work (Zippia). But do your managers know how to support them? Use this Quick Start Guide to get the conversation started. Your workers don’t just want jobs; they want careers. Invest in your team by giving them meaningful feedback. 65% of employees want more feedback (Zippia). Workers who get daily feedback are 3x more engaged (Clear Company).

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Attracting and Retaining Top Talent in the UK Manufacturing Industry

Recruitics

The UK is one of the world’s manufacturing powerhouses, and it is the ninth biggest manufacturing country globally. This is despite the fact that manufacturing has declined in the UK since the 1970s. UK Government figures show that this sector comprises 9.2% of the entire UK economic output, and 8.1% of the jobs across the nation. The UK manufacturing sector is diverse, including important subsectors like aerospace, automotive, chemical and pharmaceutical, defence, electronics, energy, food and

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Workforce Redeployment

ExactHire Recruiting

Layoffs have been a recurring theme in the news lately. Major organizations such as Disney, Meta, Microsoft, and Goldman Sachs are some of the most well-known organizations that are cutting staff due to concerns of a pending global recession. Layoffs are designed to cut costs and implement a more lean style of business to yield a higher profit. However it can often communicate internal instability to consumers.

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Talent Acquisition: What It Is and How to Succeed

Lever

At a high level, just about every business professional understands what talent acquisition specialists do: identify and engage individuals who could be strong fits for open roles. But, look a little closer. The recruiting and hiring practice is much more nuanced than that. You’ll see today’s talent teams play a much more pivotal role in […] The post Talent Acquisition: What It Is and How to Succeed appeared first on Lever.

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4 Benefits of Competency-Based Hiring | ClearCompany

ClearCompany Recruiting

Hiring teams base their decisions on many factors, most significantly a candidate’s experience, qualifications, and core competencies. Core competencies are the unique traits, attitudes, and behavior patterns that enable employees to succeed in that particular role. Experience and expertise are easy to assess. But competencies are not always easy for talent acquisition professionals to identify and are often overlooked in traditional hiring processes.

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The Impact of AI on the Modern Recruitment Landscape

From streamlining the job search process to efficiently navigating the influx of applications, AI-powered tools can revolutionize your recruitment efforts. By combining the efficiency of AI with the expertise of experienced recruiters, you can identify the ideal candidates who not only possess the necessary skills but also align with your company culture.

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4 Tips for Closing Job Candidates

Recruiting Daily Advisor

Although the hiring market is beginning to tiptoe back from the edge of chaos, depending on your industry, it’s still an applicant’s market. Closing job candidates becomes an upmost priority when you’ve had a position that’s been open for a while. It takes time and money to find great candidates and get them in for an interview. But if you’re able to achieve that—no small feat—how do you take them from the job offer to the acceptance?

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How to Deal with Candidate Backouts: Top Tips for Recruiters

FireFish Software

With 75% of recruiters saying they’ve seen a candidate change their mind after they had accepted an offer, it’s safe to say candidates backing out of new roles isn’t anything surprising or uncommon. Chances are, as a recruiter you are going to have to deal with a candidate backing out sooner or later - and we are not going to lie, it’s going to be a bad day for you.

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Lever’s Spring 2023 Release: New ATS + CRM Features

Lever

Spring is in the air. At Lever, that means it’s time for yet another feature release. Here are the new and updated LeverTRM capabilities intended to further help talent acquisition teams take full advantage of all our complete ATS + CRM solution has to offer. Augment your talent nurturing — and save time — with […] The post Lever’s Spring 2023 Release: New ATS + CRM Features appeared first on Lever.

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The phone is dead. And so is everything else.

The Whiteboard

Regular readers, and those who know me in real life, will know I’m somewhat of a “Champagne socialist” Growing up in a working-class family in Thatcher’s Britain, this is hardly surprising. However, most of my opinions have been shaped in later life. To explain, I don’t believe that many of us are “self-made” Although my family wasn’t rich, and in fact, sometimes poor, I wasn’t physically or sexually abused, there was no substance abuse in my

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Ten Minute Onboarding: A High-Volume Hiring Formula

Speaker: Speakers

Transform hiring with Ten Minute Onboarding, the formula to hire fast, maximize efficiency, and ensure compliance. Learn how top employers: Reduce Candidate Dropoff: Improve retention and reduce hiring costs with engaging onboarding. Increase Operational Efficiency: Save time and labor with streamlined processes. Ensure Compliance: Minimize liability and avoid fines with accurate onboarding.

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The big disconnect: 4 ways HR can best partner with hiring managers

Workable

Hiring managers are exasperated with HR’s inability to fill open requisitions, while at the same time, HR is frustrated with hiring managers who are not making recruitment a priority. There’s a lot of finger pointing going on, all the while positions remain vacant. I call this the Big Disconnect. The one thing you need to know: HR and hiring managers are playing for the same team.

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What’s a Letter of Interest and How’s It Different From a Cover Letter?

The Muse

They’re both letters you’d send to companies you’re interested in working for, but there are some key distinctions. Here’s when to use each one and how—plus examples.

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New Report: The Hidden Costs of a Bad Hire

TalentCulture - Recruiting

As businesses engage in “Hasty Hiring” to beat labor market competition, they’re racking up huge costs in hiring mistakes. The post New Report: The Hidden Costs of a Bad Hire appeared first on TalentCulture.

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Employees First, Last and Always: How to Win in a Tight Labor Market

Recruiting Daily Advisor

It’s still a tight labor market out there and many employees still feel overworked and dissatisfied. According to Gallup , 3 out of 4 employees feel burnt out on the job at least sometimes. Low unemployment along with rising wages are making it even harder to find good workers. The solution to this problem is an intelligent automation platform built around an employee-centered model.

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How to Conquer These 4 Top-of-Mind HR Challenges

It’s a never-ending tightrope act, trying to find the balance between creating benefits offerings that adapt to the uniqueness of your people, managing your own time and resources, and maintaining the organization’s bottom line. And the ever-changing policies and laws can make cultivating a competitive employee benefits strategy feel impossible. Whether you’re concerned about adapting to new pay transparency laws, managing global benefits packages, return-to-office mandates, or 401(k) and retire

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Google Returns a Fraction of 2022 Results

Boolean Strings

As I have been reviewing the search links in the “Search Is No Longer Boolean” class, I see one obvious change: the number of results for more-or-less complex strings has dramatically declined. lisp “developer” anna jones – 10 (was 94) results lisp “engineer” anna jones – 9 (was 233) — that is 3%! lisp “engineer” OR “developer” anna jones – 13 (was 231) intitle:” jim stroud” (“vice president” OR vp ) 87 (wa

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Is Your Personal Brand What You Think It Is? Find Out With These Exercises

The Muse

What do you think your personal brand is? And what do other people think it is? Find out and compare with these two exercises from Aliza Licht’s new book “On Brand.

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How to Design a More People-Centered Organization

TalentCulture - Recruiting

Sponsored by Performica In today’s world of work, it’s easy to find two very different types of people — self-promoting “squeaky wheels” whose voices are often the loudest, as well as those who quietly deliver without much recognition. Both bring something to the table. Still, leaders often judge an employee’s value based primarily on their visibility.

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What Employers Can Do to Fight Back Against Banking Junk Fees

Recruiting Daily Advisor

Everyone’s talking about junk fees these days. Even the President chose to call them out in his State of the Union Address. One of the worst offenders is the banking industry, which makes money from overdraft, bounced checks, and credit card fees. Junk fees cost your employees money, and eat into their paychecks. But employers have a lot of power when it comes to helping employees avoid these fees, so they can keep more of the money they need to be financially healthy.

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Cracking the Culture Code: Interviewing for Culture Fit

Speaker: Dr. Craig Ellis, Head of I-O Psychology, HighMatch

Join Dr. Craig Ellis, an I-O Psychologist, for this live webinar as he guides you through an objective interview process that will help your team assess candidate's alignment with your organizational culture. Space is limited, register today!

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Top Resume Writing Resources Every Professional Needs

Zengig

It’s time to find a new job, so you must polish up your resume. Or maybe you want to start fresh! Resumes change as the years go on, but one thing stays the same. They need to look and sound professional, which means it’s important to utilize resume writing resources to stand out. Resume writing is a true art; unfortunately, many fail at it. When recruiters and hiring managers read hundreds of resumes daily, it’s not enough to have a good resume.

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The Everything Guide to Working as an Accountant

The Muse

Learn about the different types of accountants (cost, forensic, tax, etc.), certifications (like the CPA), key skills (such as Intuit QuickBooks), and more.

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Avoiding Survey Fatigue: 4 Tips and a Breakthrough

TalentCulture - Recruiting

Without a doubt, employee surveys are the most widely used employee engagement tool. Surveys make it possible for employers to gather workforce feedback quickly and easily in a form that’s convenient and comfortable for participants. They are often easier to set up and manage than other feedback mechanisms. Plus, acceptance rates show that employees prefer […] The post Avoiding Survey Fatigue: 4 Tips and a Breakthrough appeared first on TalentCulture.

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