Government Sites: Sourcing from Small Business Innovation Research

ERE SourceCon

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.

5 Tips to Help Recruiters Win Government Contracts

Recruiter

Securing a government recruiting contract can provide a major boost to the finances of any recruiting firm, but landing a deal with a government agency or department is not the same as landing a deal with a corporate client.

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.

How the Government Shutdown Impacts the Economy

PandoLogic

The Trump administration's federal government shutdown is the longest in American history, clocking in at over 30 days, with over 800,000 workers left without pay. The shutdown has also left millions of people without access to government services. Despite this, The post How the Government Shutdown Impacts the Economy appeared first on PandoLogic.

How Development Helps Government Organizations Attract and Retain the Next Generation of Talent

Cornerstone On Demand - Talent Management

Sometimes seen as having too much bureaucracy and lower-than-average salary offerings, many have been turned away from government work. We asked ourselves, 'How can we help people be their best and invest in a career in government?'

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

ERE

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.

What Millennials Think About Government Careers

JWT Inside

And when you consider that governments also have the power to change the world, it seems as though the two would easily go hand in hand, working in perfect harmony to save our planet from certain doom. What do you think about government careers? Employer Brand government millennial

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

ERE

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

The Top 3 Challenges for Government-Sector Recruiting

Yello

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.”.

Small Business Hiring Not Impacted by Government Shutdown

Recruiting Daily Advisor

While government workers across the nation regain some footing after the longest government shutdown in history, small business are reporting positive numbers in light of this tough employment situation.

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.

It Can Happen Again – Soon. The Government Shutdown and Background Checks

HireRight

The partial government shutdown had a significant effect on thousands of individuals and even trickled down to produce a profound effect on the background check process as well as other areas of HR. government shutdown in history, the threat of another shutdown remains: The president is [.]. The Government Shutdown and Background Checks appeared first on Employment Background Check Blog - HireRight.

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 | sales@newtonsoftware.com What is an ATS? Why do you need an ATS?

Deloitte Appoints Juan Garcia as Managing Director for its Government and Public Services Practice

HR Technologist - RB

Deloitte announced today that Juan Garcia recently joined its government and public services practice as a managing director, for the defense, security, & justice sector. Leadership & Succession

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

ERE

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

Government Recruiting: How to Attract More Tech Talent

Recruiting.com

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 Recruiting.com.

How to solve the diversity crisis in local government leadership

HR Zone - Talent

Acquisition. Diversity crisis: how to solve the problem

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 | sales@newtonsoftware.com What is an ATS? Why do you need an ATS?

Proof Government Can Create Jobs

Staffing Talk

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

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…

Selling Your Government Jobs to Tech Candidates [Slide Share]

Recruiting.com

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 Recruiting.com.

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.

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.

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

TalentCircles

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

Indeed

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%

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.

History of Compensation: Government Salary System

Recruiting Blogs

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

Bersin

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

TalentCircles

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

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?

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.