Recruiting Metrics to Keep an Eye On

Recruitment agencies can be key players in implementing your company’s hiring strategy. Figuring out whether that strategy is working, however, is something only you can do directly. This is because many of the most important recruiting metrics only come to light after the hiring process is complete and when you are able to actually see… Read more »

Tips for Effective Communication with a Staffing Agency

Using a staffing agency to meet your company’s hiring needs is a common practice that can get you talented recruits. While the agency’s recruiters will be taking care of much of the work associated with finding and selecting candidates for your approval, it is important to remember that this is not a “fire and forget”… Read more »

Why Recruitment Agencies Are Best for Controlling Cost Per Candidate

Recruitment agencies offer a key set of services that provide important and often essential benefits to companies. Not only do they make finding qualified, talented candidates easier, they also help reduce hiring costs and can dramatically improve your cost-per-candidate efficiency. This is not because of any special technique or unique process; rather these benefits are… Read more »

Should You Handle Recruitment In-House or Use an Agency?

When it comes time to fill a new or recently vacated position within your company, you are often faced with the choice to either use in-house recruitment (“promote from within”) or to engage a recruitment agency for external candidates. While in-house recruiting has certain advantages like lower costs and positive effects on morale, this does… Read more »

How to Find the Best Staffing Agency for Your Hiring Goals

Staffing agencies are a valuable resource for any employer. They provide an effective, professional channel for finding talented and skilled workers for a variety of positions and can serve as a central and organized point for your recruitment efforts. Not all recruitment agencies are the same, though. Each agency has its own areas of specialty,… Read more »

Worker Well-Being – Improving Your Posture

Good Posture…just how important is it?   Posture ranks right up at the top of the list when you are talking about good health. It is as important as eating right, exercising, getting a good night’s sleep and avoiding potentially harmful substances like alcohol, drugs and tobacco. Good posture is a way of doing things… Read more »

How to Find and Hire Great Customer Service Representatives

Hiring good customer service representatives is always a boon for any business. Customer service is a frontline position and employees who can skillfully engage customers will help them leave satisfied and willing to give you their business again in the future. Finding good candidates for customer service representatives can be tricky, though, just like finding… Read more »