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A Good Job Description Alone isn’t Enough to Attract Top Talent

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A “help wanted” sign in the window isn’t going to cut it anymore. Job seekers have a multitude of options today, including numerous digital job boards. With so many ways to reach candidates, the marketplace can be overwhelming.

Season of Change Guide to Successfully Changing Your Career

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Changing careers can be challenging. But, a good percentage of my clients are looking for a change in direction, which inspired me to write this piece. To be successful in changing careers, let’s get philosophical and start by defining terms, what is career change?

A Complete Guide to Hiring AngularJS Developers : Roles, Skills, and More

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Original Image Source – Depositphotos.com. AngularJS is a powerful tool for front-end development. The client-side of the project is responsible for attracting users and assuring them to use the service.

Top 10 Reasons to Start Your IT Career as A Software Tester

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Original Image Source – Depositphotos.com. Software testers are often misunderstood and forgotten by those who don’t understand the process a software product needs to go through.

Candidate Screening Simplified

Speaker: Allen Samuel, Senior Sourcer & Serial Entrepreneur

When it comes to finding the right candidates for your company, you want to ensure that they are a good “fit.” By having an understanding of the job description, accurate skillset criteria and a short conversation with the hiring manager, you will be armed with the resources to quickly and effectively convert potential candidates to new hires. Join Senior Sourcer & Serial Entrepreneur Allen Samuel to learn the steps you should be taking in your candidate screening process.

5 Questions to Make Sure Your Next Marketing Hire is a Slam Dunk

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Original Image Source – Depositphotos.com. Building a marketing team by hiring the right people can be challenging, and it’s the interviewer’s job to make sure your next marketing hire is a slam dunk.

This is Why Being Broken Rocks!!

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Original Image Source – Depositphotos.com. Being broken is the best winning “strategy”. The stereotype of success these days is based on the notion of perfection; flawlessness that people believe is somehow responsible for yielding consistent brilliant results.

How to Evaluate Benefits When Searching for a Job?

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These days, benefits mean everything. In fact, a recent Gallup poll showed up to 61% of Americans are willing to switch jobs to get better benefits. Considering how important benefits programs are for most employees, smart employers have started upping their benefits and perks.

How to Write Accounting Job Descriptions?

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Original Image Source – Depositphotos.com. Writing job descriptions is not always as easy as it seems. You want to convey the responsibilities of the position as accurately as possible to attract the most qualified and talented candidates.

When is it Time to Explore Predictive Analytics in HR?

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Original Image Source – Depositphotos.com. Many companies worldwide have already passed the stage of HR-processes automation, and now they are facing the task of extracting additional value from the data accumulated in the automation systems.

5 Culture Trends for 2019

As we approach 2019, major shifts in the work environment will continue to affect the ways companies do business. Companies that are looking to attract, engage, and retain top talent should leverage these trends to create workplaces where employees thrive.

6 Steps to Being an Emotionally Intelligent Leader

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Emotional intelligence is a necessity for every leader. It is a great asset for every professional to possess as it can be applied to virtually any role, from entry-level roles to executive-level positions in large companies.

5 Ways to Master Your Body Language for Job Interviews

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There’s plenty riding on a job interview , and while the conversation matters, your body language can speak volumes about what you’re really thinking.

How to Dress Professionally for Every Interview?

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There are always plenty of things to do before your interview, including updating your resume and researching the company, so choosing your outfit may not be your first priority.

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4 Communication Tips for Job Seekers: How to Utilize Modern Tools

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The job market of the past and the job market of the present are two drastically different landscapes. One of the most significant differences between the two is the need for all individuals to market themselves and the availability of a platform to do so.

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Why All the AI Research You’re Reading is Dead Wrong

Speaker: Ben Eubanks, SPHR, SHRM-SCP, Principal Analyst at Lighthouse Research & Advisory

While we may be “people” professionals, it is part of our job to understand AI and how this technology can enable us to make smarter decisions and develop more efficient processes. Join Lighthouse Research & Advisory Principal Analyst Ben Eubanks where he will discuss how AI can be used for HR and recruiting processes, including how to create more human interactions and engagement through the strategic application of technology.

How to Maintain A Healthy Work-Life Balance as a Freelancer?

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It can be difficult to keep work and life matters from becoming enmeshed in a sticky web of overwhelming, unprocessed thoughts. Working as a freelancer, in particular, can often make the struggle of keeping up that all-important work-life balance even more challenging.

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How to Overcome the Tech Talent Shortage?

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There are different opinions on this matter: some say there’s no such a thing as tech talent shortage and some say there is. The main reason everybody is talking about the tech talent gap is that the majority of companies don’t want to grow and train inexperienced graduates.

8 Ways to Prepare for Your Future Career While Still at University

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Being a student, you are expected to gain both theoretical knowledge and practical skills, which will allow you to apply for a good job after graduation.

An Introduction to Careers in Healthcare Administration

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Original Image Source – Depositphotos.com. A career in the healthcare industry can be appealing for many different reasons.

Strategic Recruitment Marketing Made Simple

Speaker: Andrew Levy, Employer Branding and Recruitment Marketing Senior Director, Employera

By streamlining your marketing efforts through simple mindset shifts and automation, you will be on your way to a more efficient talent acquisition process. Join Employera’s Employer Branding and Recruitment Marketing Senior Director Andrew Levy as he discusses how to analyze your current marketing practices and transform them to ensure your candidates turn into employees.

5 Types of Meetings Remote Teams Need to Hold

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Business m eetings aren’t going anywhere but with the rise of remote workers it has gotten a bit more complicated to execute them effectively.

8 Actionable Tips for a Successful Freelance Career in 2019

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Original Image Source – Depositphotos.com. Today, freelancing certainly is at its boom! With a lot of benefits from being self-employed to have the liberty to work on your own terms & conditions, working as an independent contractor has become a most popular trend.

6 Reasons Why You Should Share Your Personal Stories With Your Colleagues

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Original Source. Sharing personal stories with your colleagues might, at first, seem like one of the most unprofessional things to do at your workplace.

The Benefits of Adding Non-marketing Majors to Your Marketing Team

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Many hiring managers quickly breeze over the education section when writing job descriptions or reading resumes for marketing positions. They think that a marketing job requires a marketing major, so they use this degree as a filter to sort candidates quickly.

5 Key Aspects of Accurate Human Resource Management Systems Pricing

Simplify your software evaluation process with this free Human resource Management Systems software pricing guide! Don't let price confusion keep you from selecting the best HR software for your organization's needs. Download your free guide today!

8 Money Struggles Everyone Should Go Through in Their 20s

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Original Image Source – Depositphotos.com. As a 20-something, you probably know a little bit about being broke (unless you were born wealthy or won the lottery as soon as you were legal to play). Being young and broke is a rite of passage most everyone goes through.

3 Questions to Ask Yourself Before Becoming a Bartender

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For young people starting out on their own or adults looking for a change, being a bartender can be a very attractive job. You can get paid to hang out in a bar, often earning enormous amounts of tips. The hours can be flexible, and your whole job is to help people have fun.

Cybersecurity Advice for the Workplace

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Source – DepostiPhotos.com. No matter what industry you work in, protecting your data is critical. Though your company likely has cybersecurity policies set in place, it’s ultimately up to you to ensure your own protection.

Interview Series – Career Experts – Heather Rothbauer-Wanish from Feather Communications

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In this interview series, we caught up with Heather Rothbauer-Wanish from Feather Communications who shares her expertise and insights about job search, career change,etc., for today’s marketplace. Tell us a little bit about your company.

Stop Ghosting Your Candidates!

Speaker: Vanessa Raath, Freelance Sourcer & Sourcing Trainer, International Keynote Speaker

You will learn the best practices for maintaining constant communication between the recruiter and the candidate from the time they submit their job application, right up to their first few days as a new hire. Join international Keynote Speaker & Sourcing Trainer Vanessa Raath to learn how you can encourage your recruiters to provide feedback throughout the recruitment process.

How To Outsmart Your Brain And Be Better With Your Money?

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The first time I learned about the status quo bias — a behavioral economics theory which suggests that people prefer when things stay the same — I underestimated how important it was. Of course, we like it when things stay the same, I thought.

How to Handle Former Employee Online Bashing the Right Way?

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Original Image Source – Depositphotos.com. Let’s be real – most of us have complained about our job from time to time.

9 Things to Stop Focusing On So You Can Focus More On Your Career

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In the 21st century, it’s easier than ever before to become focused on anything and everything, except for your career. For those who would like to excel and grow at work , it can be difficult to know where to begin.

How to Make Meditation Part of Your 9 to 5?

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It’s easy to zen out at home when you’re in your own personal space but carrying this same calmness throughout the workday is important to staying motivated and happy. Creating your own zen space at work will help elevate your mood and reduce feelings of stress.

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