Government Sites: Sourcing from Small Business Innovation Research

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SBIR is a government program that supports research and development (R&D) and financing for cutting-edge technologies. As a sourcer, one of my favorite sites to search for technology leads, including companies and employees, is the Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR).

Retro Pay 101: Payroll Lessons From the Government Shutdown

Namely - Talent

Last week, roughly 800,000 federal employees experienced that due to a partial government shutdown. The absolute worst feeling that a payroll professional can have is finding out someone didn’t get paid.

The Top 3 Challenges for Government-Sector Recruiting


As a 2017 Politico analysis of the federal workforce points out, America’s government is getting old. In short, t he government has struggled to recruit and retain younger employees. The federal government’s biggest problem is it’s not very good at pipeline planning.”.

Strategies for Effectively Recruiting Government Workers

Recruiting Daily Advisor

State and local governments are modernizing their operations, revamping their hiring practices, and developing a brand that appeals to a more diverse pool of applicants. Government Employers Try Different Methods to Stand Out. Turnover is a reality in many governments.

Newton’s Guide to OFCCP Compliance

Doing business with the government provides access to a. perk has a catch and government contracts are no different. To secure a government contract and maintain it, there is a. full advantage of your government contracts, we have put.

The OFCCP Paradox: Government Actions Create a New Diversity Hiring Fallacy


government lawsuit. Over the past year, the Department of Labor has taken a newfound interest in the number of Asians working at tech companies in Silicon Valley. New allegations and statistical analysis methods strike at the core of long-standing hiring practices and workforce demographics.

Donald Trump Is Exploiting Distrust of Government — But People Distrust Employers Too


One reason for Donald Trump’s dramatic rise: people don’t trust government, and he has used that distrust to his advantage. Branding Featured

Governments Are Lousy At Creating Jobs

Staffing Talk

Let me start by contradicting myself – our government is really good at creating jobs. Consider this fact – the Office of Personnel Management reports that since the start of the recession the Federal Government has added 275,000 new jobs to the Federal payroll, an almost 15% increase.

Government Recruiting: How to Attract More Tech Talent

For government recruiters, it can be a struggle to create and maintain a pipeline of qualified technical candidates. The post Government Recruiting: How to Attract More Tech Talent appeared first on

There’s Some New Poaching-Related Guidance From the U.S. Government, and It Can Mean Criminal Prosecution


In late October, the U.S. federal agencies responsible for enforcing antitrust law issued new guidance about anti-poaching and related agreements that you may have missed. Direct Sourcing Legal - Compliance & Policies Featured

Dice 2018 Tech Salary Report

Government $93,305 YR/YR CHANGE: 5.4%. Dice 2018 Tech Salary Report Released January 22, 2018 WHILE TECH SALARIES. REMAIN FLAT, EMPLOYERS. OFFER OTHER INCENTIVES.

Poached! The Government Is Recruiting Your Kids

Staffing Talk

" TheBlaze regularly features post from Staffing Talk's Scott Morefield, and a recent one speaks to the work of you headhunters out there.Scott writes that government, Left or Right, doesn't have your children's best interest at heart and is in fact most interested in poaching them from you parents:No, the real influence…

Proof Government Can Create Jobs

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(The Eggplant aka Not-The-Onion). Auto body repair jobs already seeing rebound, says President’s Press Secretary.

Selling Your Government Jobs to Tech Candidates [Slide Share]

The challenge is actually recruiting people who can support your technical initiatives.This is especially true for government organizations who compete with private-sector employers. The post Selling Your Government Jobs to Tech Candidates [Slide Share] appeared first on

Summit: Government barriers to work

Staffing Talk

Meanwhile, the government itself often creates more significant barriers for workers trying to get ahead.These are among the top topics at The Heritage Foundation's Summit on Worker Empowerment. " Workers are choosing to not join unions because the cost doesn't justify the return. Check it out.

There’s Not a Skills Gap in the U.S… or Is There?

Apprentices in the US, and the federal government announced. / 1 / WHAT’S REALLY BEHIND THE. EMPLOYMENT SKILLS GAP BOUNTYJOBS.COM WORLD’S LEADING RECRUITER ENGAGEMENT PLATFORM W P / 2 / 2 Want to stir things up next. time you find yourself. chatting with your colleagues. in talent acquisition?

Government Shutdown Casualty: No Jobs Report

Staffing Talk

One of the casualties of the federal government shutdown? No jobs report for last month that would normally be released today. Should we care?

Government Agency Staffs Businesses – for FREE!

Staffing Talk

Working against you perhaps in this case, in the form of a government agency giving away for free what you are bold enough to charge money for. The CEO of an Indiana medical packaging and transport company needed to fill some jobs. Quickly.

Government Hiring Freeze is an Opportunity to Rethink Your Recruiting


A recent article in The New Orleans Advocate discussed concerns about how the Trump administration’s federal hiring freeze will affect the functioning of New Orleans’ brand new Veterans Affairs Medical Center. Certainly, the concerns about losing (for now) the many. Read More

The Government’s First-Ever Survey of Entrepreneurs: What You Need to Know


Today, the US Census Bureau released data from the first-ever Annual Survey of Entrepreneurs — a new and unique dataset that offers insight into the state of entrepreneurship in America. Here are three immediate takeaways from the research: 1. Startup numbers are lower than in previous decades. The numbers that came out today tell us that “ nearly 1 in 10 businesses with employees are new ” but historically, this is not a high share. The 8.9%

17 Features Every ATS Must Have

If you have a government contract or reach 50 employees, hiring. Built By Recruiters for Employers The Complete Guide to Buying an Applicant Tracking System Newton Software, Inc. © | 415-593-1189 | What is an ATS? Why do you need an ATS?

History of Compensation: Government Salary System

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This was the first attempt by the government to develop a formal compensation plan, ensuring the same pay scale was applied to work regardless of department or agency. By the 1930s, the federal government began compiling standard descriptions of non-union, mostly blue-collar jobs.

How Your Tax Dollars Bought French Prostitutes for Government Bankers

Staffing Talk

In defense of Dominique Strauss-Kahn who now stands accused in Lille, France, of procuring prostitutes for himself and his government banking chums, there’s not a whole lot to do in Lille, France. His Defense: ‘I didn’t know they were hookers’.

Corral fast-moving learning technology and curation with a governance framework


A governance framework can help bring order to this crucial and complicated L&D mandate while also strengthening and sustaining organizational performance. This is where governance comes into play. How do you know when governance is needed?

The Government Sector Benefits from Social Media as a Recruitment Tool


A few years ago, the Department of Labor implemented a Social Media project that provided grants to three states wanting to “expand awareness and use of social media tools among a range of stakeholders, including job seekers, employers, and staff.”. Read More

The Complete Guide to Buying an Applicant Tracking System

If you have a government contract or reach 50 employees, hiring. Built By Recruiters for Employers The Complete Guide to Buying an Applicant Tracking System Newton Software, Inc. © | 415-593-1189 | What is an ATS? Why do you need an ATS?

The U.S. Government Appears To Be Thinking About Jobs

Staffing Talk

Maybe the government is starting to think about jobs. In the wake of a wild Congressional debate that ended last month, we now have a U.S. super committee that’s charged with figuring out how to trim the nation’s deficit.

4 Ways the Government of Hawaii Modernized Its Hiring Process to Attract Tech Talent

Linkedin Talent Blog

The government of Hawaii had experienced these hiring challenges for decades. Todd wanted to hire top-notch technical talent on his team and in order to do that, he convinced the government to invest in a major overhaul of its recruiting processes.

The Last Post

The Whiteboard

This blog provided close coverage of the initial All-of-Government tender process that forever changed the shape and direction of the Wellington agency space, generating plenty of debate and conflicting viewpoints. Der derrrrr…der derrrrr…der der da da da da da da da daaaaaaaaa.

The Case Against Government Healthcare

Staffing Talk

Pete writes: As someone who works in healthcare, I have to respond as many of these items seem to be in line with the talking points to defend government run healthcare. The Government said that in 1990 Medicare would cost $12 billion despite it costing $107 billion. I would rather have competition put in place through capitalism then the stagnation that would take place in the face of a government run "We're Your Only Choice" facility.

Killing the Annual Performance Review, and What To Do After the Funeral

Speaker: Jo Weech, CEO & Primary Consultant, Exemplary Consultants

In the 1950s, the US Government instituted the Performance Rating Act, whereby government employees could be rewarded for their work with bonuses and accolades.

One-Stop Portal for Government Job Search -

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Over 1 crore job hunters every year search for the platform of Government Job where they can get the information based on their area of interest and at the same time they can connect with other people preparing for the same. This website is a full infotainment community platform where students can get in touch with other job strivers that can help them to enhance their knowledge and sharp their skill about the vast competitive area of government job.

Are We Discriminating? Or Just Failing to Communicate?

The Whiteboard

Employment Recruitment All of Government Candidate Care Candidates Communication Discrimination Feedback Jobseeker Racism RCSA Recruiter virtualRPO

Small Staffing Agencies Threatened by Chinese Government

Staffing Talk

Article 12 of the new labor law requires staffing businesses to maintain current assets of ¥500000 (about $70,000) and to deposit with the government a refundable ¥5000 (about $700) per temporary worker.

Christchurch Recruiters Proving Agencies Can Actually Collaborate

The Whiteboard

This was exemplified in technicolour back in 2012 when NZ’s recruitment agencies staged a race to the bottom in the reverse auction process tendering for the All Of Government contract. Today is the Rice Consulting Christmas party and we have an early start out in Woodhill Forest.

Today’s Curriculum for the Higher Ed HR Leader

Speaker: Joseph Clay, Business Transformation Strategist at Oracle, and Jeffrey Haynes, Director with Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP

Harness emerging technology to reduce risk and improve campus governance. Today’s universities and colleges face many challenges ranging from reconciling financial pressures, to ensuring student success, to managing complicated workforce dynamics.

21 Best Job Sites for Job Seekers

Recruiterly Blog

There are tons of job sites out there today, and they all claim to be the best jobs sites Read More. The post 21 Best Job Sites for Job Seekers appeared first on - A Recruitment Revolution.

MIT researcher suggests big government program to fix supposed job market problem

Staffing Talk

" I think Andrew McAfee, a research scientist from MIT, got things so wrong with his recent post on the job market that he has me questioning his motivations.McAfee asserts, citing fellow researchers, that since 2000, high-skilled jobs are disappearing. But I look around me, and I see it isn't so. Here…

Wellington Recruiters Finally at Peace with AOG Contract

The Whiteboard

When Wellington’s recruiters had the All of Government recruitment services contract foisted upon them back in 2012, they were told in tender documents that one of the chief aims of the exercise was to cut $30 million from the Government’s annual agency recruitment spend.

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6 Pathways Through Data Roadblocks


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