Why Summer Hiring Doesn't Have to Be a Hassle

iCIMS

We’re hot on the heels of summer, which, for employers in seasonal industries like tourism, means hiring is in high gear

Hiring Seasonal Workers? How to Spot Red Flags and Hire the Right Candidate

Talview

Whether you are a restaurant getting ready for a busy summer tourism season or a retail store that does half its annual business near the holidays, you likely face the same hiring challenges every year. Hiring a staff of seasonal workers can be tough.

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The UK Recruitment Landscape of March

BroadBean Technology

Travel & Tourism. Interested in seeing how the recruitment market performed in March this year? Our recruitment market analysis of March 2016 is presented in the infographic below. To recap, we saw a increase in permanent and temporary vacancies on a MoM basis.

5 of the Most Creative Recruitment Marketing Campaigns

Social Talent

Tourism Queensland’s ‘The Best Job in the World’ What a title for a recruitment campaign and boy did this deliver. To better promote Queensland as a tourist destination, Tourism Queensland created a job opportunity dubbed as ‘the best job in the world’ The role?

6 Recruitment Stories That Made the News This Week – 21st March 2016

Social Talent

The new positions were announced by the Japanese government’s tourism unit as a means to increase visits to the country in the lead up to the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. In recruitment news this week: The ‘Collaborative Hiring’ Debate Continues.

By the Numbers: Friday, September 17, 2017

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Another obvious top industry in Florida is tourism. Theme parks, cruise lines, and other attractions will feel the hit as tourism comes to a halt and slowly begins to increase as the area recovers and tourists find their way back.

How to Activate a Global Employer Brand Strategy

Undercover Recruiter

Imagine trying to strategically plan and execute an employer brand for the world’s largest travel and tourism company with 67,000 employees and 1,600 travel agencies around the world. For companies with diverse global footprints, attracting and retaining the right kind of talent at each location can be a tricky problem to tackle.

Having Trouble Attracting Young Talent? Pay Off Their Student Loans!

Staffing Talk

Back in the 80s when Pittsburgh’s electronic and steel industry imploded and they lost nearly half of their residential population, they shifted to medical, education, and tourism sectors, the latter of which meant the addition of incredible new public spaces and neighborhoods.

10 Companies Around the World That Are Embracing Diversity in a BIG Way

Social Talent

Industry: Hospitality/Tourism. # Diverse organisations perform better. We’re always saying it, but there’s a very good reason why. It’s a cold, hard fact!

What’s In A Job Title?

Staffing Talk

Space Travel Agent – This is the job of Craig Curran who is an accredited travel agent for Virgin Galactic, the world’s first space tourism business. What’s in a job title? Apparently lots of imagination.

BUMPER EDITION: 9 Stories the Recruitment Industry is Buzzing About this Week – 24th August 2015

Social Talent

While recruiters may have the worst bosses in the UK, tourism and marketing are not far behind. Tourism came in second and marketing came third in the survey of the industries with the worst employee-boss relationships.

Finding The Perfect Candidates For Creative Roles on Pinterest

Social Talent

Tourism & Travel. Pinterest is social media site that allows users to collect images, create boards and follow other pinners as a new way of finding interesting content. The virtual and social pinboard thrives on imagery and design led content.

The Future of HR: Trends to Watch For in 2017

The Hiring Site

Take a cue from Sweden’s tourism board, which publicizes a telephone number that’s answered daily by Swedes themselves who take turns as ambassadors of the country and offer callers advice on where to go and stay.

Staffing News of the Day, May 1, 2014

Staffing Talk

In scheme resembling Office Space , tourism assistant diverts small percentage of bookings, which accumulates to $27,641 [Stuff]. The most frequent wage violator in the fast food industry isn’t McDonald’s [Fox 17 Online].

Does the Gender Pay Gap Still Exist?

Glassdoor for Employers

The industries with the smallest gender pay gap were aerospace and defense (2.5%), agriculture and forestry (2.5%), biotech and pharmaceuticals (3.0%) and travel and tourism (3.0%). Equal pay for equal work is top of mind for many employers. The Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act was signed into law in 2009, but that doesn’t mean that the gender pay gap disappeared entirely.

The Gender Pay Gap Isn’t Just About Discrimination

Jibe

The industries with the lowest adjusted gender pay gap were aerospace & defense (2.5%), agriculture & forestry (2.5%), biotech & pharmaceuticals (3%), and travel & tourism (3%).

Why Summer Hiring Doesn't Have to Be a Hassle

iCIMS

We’re hot on the heels of summer, which, for employers in seasonal industries like tourism, means hiring is in high gear

Changes In State Job Bank Policies Anger Staffing Firms

Staffing Talk

” The Talent Connect site was developed by the Michigan Economic Development Corporation , a public-private partnership serving as the state’s marketing arm and lead agency for business , talent and jobs , tourism , and overall economic growth.

Social Media: Optimizing It For Your Business

Recruiterbox

The tourism campaign for Queensland, Australia increased its web search popularity by 40% and started attracting thousands of tourists with the aid of a competition.

The Beer-Bonging Tourists Sending Cuba Deeper into Hell

Staffing Talk

" Is tourism really helping lift Cuba out of the communist grip?My My Twitter follow El Exilio hints not and points to pics and video by Alberto de la Cruz that evok

25 Best Towns For Jobs

Staffing Talk

However, continued rebuilding in the hurricane aftermath, a growing immigrant population and a rise in tourism are all contributing to growth.

The UK Recruitment Landscape of April

BroadBean Technology

Travel & Tourism. Interested in seeing how the recruitment market performed in April this year? Our recruitment market analysis of April 2016 is presented in the infographic below. To recap, we saw a decrease in permanent and temporary vacancies on a MoM basis.

9 Best Recruiting & Hiring Articles of 2016

MightyRecruiter

job descriptions for open positions) in every product box sold, British Intelligence creating a treasure hunt, or Tourism Queensland driving 6 million visitors with one job posting, there’s a lot to learn here. How to summarize an entire industry’s trends, sentiment and direction in only 9 articles?

Staffing News Of The Day, May 18, 2012

Staffing Talk

With a firm grip on the military and federal government market , Dunhill Professional Staffing of Hawaii is targeting the private sector, beginning with the state’s largest economic driver — tourism.

Staffing News Of The Day, March 6, 2012

Staffing Talk

The Labor Department said in January it had ordered Custer State Park Resorts to pay back $93,000 to 72 foreign workers hired for the 2010 tourism season.

HR Tech Heading North to Jump in the Slush

SmartRecruiters

Last year, around this time, an image of a Finnish tourism banner went viral on social media. “No Photo credit: Jussi Ratilainen. At the tech world’s hottest conference this year, SmartRecruiters CEO Jerome Ternynck will show that amongst the hottest trends and the fastest fads, your brand is only as good as your people, and when it comes to bringing out your company’s best, you are who you hire.

Staffing News of the Day, March 11, 2014

Staffing Talk

Tourism may have pulled Hawaii out of the recession, but construction will be key to its future [Hawaii News Now]. Bracing for Obamacare, one in three health facilities are adding doctors [Forbes].

The UK Recruitment Landscape of April

BroadBean Technology

Travel & Tourism. Interested in seeing how the recruitment market performed in April this year? Our recruitment market analysis of April 2016 is presented in the infographic below. To recap, we saw a decrease in permanent and temporary vacancies on a MoM basis.

Free Your Head: The Cognitive Dissonance of HR in Cuba.

Recruiting Daily

“One pill makes you larger, And one pill makes you small. And the ones that Mother gives you, don’t do anything at all.” ” – Jefferson Airplane, White Rabbit. The year was 1967.

Flying High: 4 Unique Careers for Students Looking to Reach New Heights

Recruiting Blogs

Travel and Tourism. If you enjoy world travel, have solid planning skills, and like helping people, consider a career in travel and tourism. The purpose of college is to lay the foundation for your dream career.

The Bay of Pigs: HR Ladies, Havana Nights and Me.

Recruiting Daily

The Castros are letting capitalism (and American tourism) in for one simple, pragmatic reason: because, unlike Bautista, they know that they won’t outlive their legacy, and that without a controlled transition, there’s going to be complete chaos.

Diversity & Inclusion: The missing link between sexual harassment and corporate culture

Talent Sonar

Some critics said the live-stream ‘tour’ was exploitative and akin to disaster tourism.” October has been off to an exciting start: our founder, Dr. Laura Mather, was the recipient of the ABIE Award for Technology Entrepreneurship at the Grace Hopper Celebration in Orlando, Florida and we got to meet amazing users, partners and practitioners at HR Tech in Las Vegas.

The Challenges of Recruiting for Luxury Brands

RecruitmentJuice

For example, in the tourism or travel industry, you want luxury-minded travelers to be sold on an overall experience rather than on value or a strict deadline to act promptly for a great deal. Luxury brands are distinguished and often sophisticated in a distinctive way.

Can Africa become the Employment Continent of choice?

Employfy

Mining and Tourism have always been the industries of choice in the past and employees did not see the career value in working for organizations like MassCash, but this has now changed considerably. Meeting on common ground: Can Africa become the Employment Continent of choice?

Weirdly Founder & CEO Dale Clareburt on Getting to the Heart of Cultural Fit

MightyRecruiter

Say we are working with an IT consulting company and with a tourism organization. The tourism company might say that the transportation to the party would be a party bus where everyone rides together, whereas the IT organization might say that everyone would arrive at the party in their own cars. The tourism organization may picture being at a beach with live music and playing games and drinking beer out of a bottle.

Strategic Staffing Can Cure Summer Hiring Woes

Recruiting Blogs

Many seasonal employers have resorted to raising hourly wages, offering perks and benefits, and using outside firms to help find employees to support tourism. When it comes to summer hiring, candidates can be difficult to find, especially for entry-level or temporary positions.

It’s About Who You Hire This Summer, Not How Many

Recruiting Blogs

states are expected to benefit from tourism and consumer’s pent-up demand for restaurants. When it comes to hiring, the restaurant industry continues to outpace many other industries.