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Spring Staffing and Recruiting Events

In Industry News, Staffing Events by Caitlin Delohery0 Comments

Spring is finally here, and we’re just about as excited for more sunshine as we are for the upcoming spring staffing and recruiting events. Check out the can’t-miss events coming up in April, May, and the beginning of June. April  2018 SHRM Talent Conference & Exposition: Head to Las Vegas for the great shows, the slots, and the SHRM conference, this …

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2018 State of Staffing Industry Growth Benchmarking Report [PDF]

In Fastest Growing Staffing Firms, Staffing Benchmarks by Caitlin Delohery0 Comments

We’re proud to announce the launch of the 2018 State of Staffing Industry Growth Benchmarking Report, co-sponsored by TextUs, Erecruit, and StaffingReferrals. Thanks to the hundreds of staffing industry professionals who participated in our annual survey, we can better understand some of the top sales and marketing tactics for staffing firms. As we do each year in our annual report, …

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Nearly Half of Companies Are Reviewing Pay Policies as #MeToo and #TimesUp Gain Momentum

In Industry News by Caitlin Delohery0 Comments

A recent survey of human resources executives found that 48% of companies are reviewing their pay policies to close the pay gap between male and female employees, according to Challenger, Gray, and Christmas. The respondents came from companies of various sizes and industries. They indicated that the new scrutiny on pay parity has come in the wake of the #MeToo …

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Ineffective Onboarding Is Driving Employees Away

In Industry News, Onboarding by Caitlin Delohery0 Comments

More than three-quarters of organizations are not effectively onboarding their new hires, according to a recent survey of 350 HR leaders conducted by Kronos and the Human Capital Institute (HCI). Here are additional findings from the report: Only 40% of respondents said that their onboarding program was successful at retaining new hires Nearly a quarter indicated they have no onboarding …

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April Morris of Express Corporate Housing on Creating Adaptable Housing Solutions and Anticipating the Future of Healthcare Staffing

In Interviews, Staffing Suppliers by Caitlin Delohery0 Comments

In our quest to provide insight into all areas of the staffing and recruiting industry, we’re sitting down and talking with healthcare staffing suppliers. We interviewed April Morris, Corporate Housing Professional and Realtor, from Express Corporate Housing. ECH specializes in temporary housing solutions and has keen insight into the housing needs of contingent healthcare workers. She shared her thoughts on …

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Can’t-Miss Staffing and Recruiting Conferences and Events in 2018

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Whether you’re a staffing and recruiting executive or a staffing industry supplier, here are the industry conferences and events you won’t want to miss this year.   Social Recruiting Strategies Conference January 31 – February 2, San Francisco, CA Featuring expert speakers in healthcare recruiting, tech staffing, and corporate talent acquisition, SRSC help you power your social recruiting strategy for …

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Healthcare Just Became the Largest Source of US Jobs, Surpassing Retail and Manufacturing

In Healthcare Staffing, Industry News by Caitlin Delohery1 Comment

For the first time in history, healthcare is the largest source of US jobs, according to The Atlantic. In the final quarter of 2017, the healthcare industry surpassed retail and manufacturing in total employees. Three primary factors contribute to this shift: the aging US population, public subsidies of the healthcare industry, and healthcare’s resistance to the effects of automation and …

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148K New Jobs in December, Wages Starting to Rise

In Industry News by Caitlin Delohery0 Comments

The US added 148,000 new jobs in December, marking the 87th consecutive month of employment growth, according to the Department of Labor. Wages have also started to see an increase — they rose 2.5% in December. These gains are starting to be felt for the people who need them most, reaching industries that are typically lower paying, such as construction, …

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Gen Xers Outrank Both Millennials and Baby Boomers in Workplace Value

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Generation X employees were ranked the most valuable in the workplace by their coworkers. In a survey of 1,000 people conducted by LendingTree, GenX outperformed Millennials and Baby Boomers in communication skills, intelligence, reliability, productivity, willingness to learn, and friendliness. Millennials were rated the most creative and best with technology over their older coworkers, while Baby Boomers were ranked the …

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High-Speed Internet Tax: How Ending Net Neutrality Could Cost Your Staffing Firm

In Employment Laws and Regulations, Industry News by Caitlin Delohery0 Comments

On December 14, the FCC voted to repeal net neutrality protections by a 3-2 vote. This move could have dire consequences for everyone who uses the internet, and the staffing industry is no exception. The end of net neutrality allows corporations like Xfinity and Comcast to implement what some are calling a “high-speed internet tax.” Prior to this decision, the …