March
21

Hiring for Culture Fit

Hiring for Culture Fit by Bill Benson Are you struggling to find people who will stay with you long term? Do you have an intentional process to evaluate fit? We still see companies screening and measuring candidates against largely tangible requirements. Most companies see the importance of culture fit, but it hasn’t translated to the […]

December
16

The Great Renegotiation – Are You Ready for 2023?

The Great Renegotiation – Are You Ready For 2023? By Bill Benson Wow – loaded question? If you have been on your heels reacting to recruiting and retention challenges, you are not alone. Let’s look at six major factors as we roll into the new year. Candidate Short Market – Increased Competition – This isn’t […]

November
30

November Newsletter: Hiring Tips for the Great Reshuffle

Hiring Tips for the Great Reshuffle How to win talent in a candidate-driven market BY BILL BENSON This is not about remote work… in case you are tired of that topic! The “great resignation” or “great reshuffle” is causing many employers to venture into the hiring market to find new people or refill positions. How […]

November
23

How to Hire Better Talent

How To Hire Better Talent Selecting the Right Candidate Successfully finding and hiring the best people is largely based on selecting the right candidate during a hiring process. We often see postings with a laundry list of requirements relating to very specific experiences, industries or even technical requirements such as software skills. These items are […]

November
19

John Wooden’s Hiring Model

Do you struggle with picking the right candidate? John Wooden’s hiring model is an effective guide for hiring talent and fit. We often fall prey to looking for specific experience or industry background when the greater predictor of success is likely to come from previous comparable successes and intangible qualities. After you are done with […]

August
4

Do you have a strategic HR function?

Do you have a strategic HR function? Where is HR in your company? We often hear the euphemism “seat at the table” as a descriptive term to determine whether a human resource function truly participates in steering company strategy. Does your HR function have a “seat at the table”?  The human resources function plays a key […]

June
15

7 Talent Trends – 2nd Half of 2020

It has been a challenging year filled with change and disruption. While we can’t predict epic external events we can attempt to predict likely trends. sportfogadás bónusz befizetés nélkül Here is some of what we can expect the remainder of the year. Click “Read More” to access the link to the article for more info. […]

June
17

Contract or Interim Hiring

Most companies find contract staffing a complimentary addition to their overall staffing and talent acquisition strategy. Talent continues to be a challenge for companies given the supply and demand characteristics of the current economy and labor market. There are many reasons to consider hiring a contract employee. Stay Flexible – One constant in business is change. […]

August
6

How To: Hiring for Culture Fit

Culture can be defined in many ways. The Cambridge English Dictionary defines  culture as “the way of life, especially the general customs and beliefs, of a particular group of people at a particular time.” Companies often talk about their culture in terms of values, norms and beliefs that make up the way people within the organization […]