5 Top Hiring Trends in 2023 [and beyond]

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Is your company thriving in 2023? It all depends on how smoothly you can switch gears and improve your recruitment techniques.  We’ve all dealt with difficulties stemming from the economic downturn, like a more competitive job market, difficulty keeping key employees, and elevated turnover costs. But there are even more changes.  We aren’t claiming to… Read more »

5 Stats on Racial Diversity Recruiting [+ tips on writing race-inclusive job descriptions] 

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As the modern workplace emphasizes diversity, hiring people from different racial backgrounds is more important than ever. When we have a racially diverse workforce, we benefit from various perspectives and experiences. This leads to better problem-solving, increased innovation, and happier employees. Awareness of the latest studies on race-focused hiring helps HR keep tabs on the… Read more »

Why Boundaries at Work are Important [and How to Set Them]

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Setting boundaries at work could be just as important as having healthy relationship boundaries at home. They say if you do what you love, you’ll never work a day in your life. For everyone else, it’s estimated that you’ll work 90,000 hours throughout your lifetime. That works out to spending about one-third of your life… Read more »

7 Incoming Human Resources Changes (and How to Prep for Them) 

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There’s been a technological transformation for the past two decades, and it’s accelerated in recent years. We’ve seen a shift towards remote work — as many as ​​31% of employers now allow it. And several organizations are introducing automated systems for payroll and admin.  These human resource changes require a new way of thinking. In… Read more »

8 Virtual Team Building Activities for Remote Workers

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With the ongoing shift towards remote work, many companies are finding it challenging to maintain a sense of team unity and foster strong relationships with their remote employees. A study published by Harvard Business Review shows that remote employees tend to quit at higher rates than their office-based peers. Fortunately, virtual team-building activities are a… Read more »

5 Examples of a Diversity and Inclusion Plan Template

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DEI culture in your company starts with a solid strategy. Think of this as creating a road map to your DEI goals. If you’re not sure where to start, these 5 examples of a diversity and inclusion plan template might be useful. What is a Diversity and Inclusion Policy, and why is it important?   Before… Read more »

Compelling Job Descriptions: 5 Tips to Engage Top Talent

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Crafting a compelling job description is crucial to attracting ideal candidates and setting the tone for the hiring process. After all, it’s their first impression of your company.  In this article, we’ll explore some of the less obvious practices for writing job descriptions that captivate and engage the right candidates so you can build an… Read more »

10 Inclusion Tips for the Workplace

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A Deloitte survey found that 80% of employees valued diversity and inclusion when making employment decisions. With inclusion, employee satisfaction, and morale will increase. As a result, you’ll be better able to meet the needs of your clients and consumers.  Still, many companies fail to align their corporate goals with inclusivity best practices. We’ve compiled… Read more »

8 Best Strategies for Sourcing Underrepresented Talent

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Diversity is a key tenet for companies in a world that demands it. There are many benefits of a diverse workforce, from improving team relationships to encouraging innovation and improving decision-making. But despite the benefits of a diverse workforce, companies still struggle to source and retain diverse talent. For example, in the U.S. tech industry,… Read more »

Why Job Descriptions Should be SEO Friendly: 9 Tips and Best Practices

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Did you know that 77% of recruiters have returned and hired candidates who initially didn’t appear to be a good fit? This is where SEO becomes a powerful tool for improving the user experience and creating more straightforward job descriptions. Optimizing job descriptions for SEO can do more than improve their visibility to job seekers…. Read more »

9 Examples of SMART Goals for Diversity & Inclusion

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The modern business world is changing for the better, at least when it comes to the policies, laws, and regulations around diversity and inclusion. And the importance of D&I for organizational success is being proved time after time. Businesses in all sectors are being prompted by governments (and evolving societal norms) to create an inclusive… Read more »

10 Benefits of Inclusion in the Workplace

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Let’s be honest. There’s no way any business can doubt the significance and effectiveness of diversity and inclusion in the workplace. Deloitte found that businesses with a diverse workforce had a per-worker profit 2.3 times greater than others. According to research by Gartner, inclusive teams boost productivity by as much as 30% in highly diverse… Read more »

25+ Funny Recruiter Memes [2023 Update]

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What’s life without a good laugh? I put together this list of 25 recruiter memes too funny, and true, not to share. I hope you enjoy it! Linkedin Recruiter Memes Let’s kick off this list with a hot topic for most recruiters: LinkedIn! Funny recruiter memes about candidates These funny recruiting memes are all about… Read more »

6 Businesses that Hire People with IDD (Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities)

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Source: Photo by Austin Distel on Unsplash Intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD) are a range of conditions that affect a person’s cognitive and adaptive functioning. People with IDD may experience challenges in communication, social skills, learning, and daily living activities.  Despite these challenges, people with IDD have skills, talents, and abilities that can contribute to… Read more »

10 Must-Read Workplace Culture Books 

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Workplace culture books discuss how to foster productive and enjoyable workplaces.  But, searching for valuable insights takes time and effort. These 10 books on workplace culture are a great place to start. They have real-world examples and advice for building highly effective, successful teams. These books explore the organizational principles, managerial strategies, and environmental factors that lead… Read more »