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Why a good story can go a long way: An interview with HR executive Kevin Ricklefs

Monday, February 10, 2014

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Fortune magazine recently named CHG Healthcare Services as one of the 100 best companies to work for in America. This is the company’s fifth consecutive year on the list.

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5 ways to unearth hidden talent

Wednesday, January 29, 2014

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Huge networks of talented candidates lie within your existing employees’ social and professional networks.

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What employers will be asking in interviews this year; Glassdoor compiles list of strange interview questions

Tuesday, January 28, 2014

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Here are the top HR news stories as selected by SmartBrief on Workforce readers last week.

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How to build an employer brand on a small budget

Wednesday, January 15, 2014

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A strong employer brand is critical to recruiting great talent, but building one can be especially challenging at small businesses where there may not be a dedicated HR pro, much less an in-house recruiter.

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Leadership lessons from neuroscience; Does Facebook activity really predict job performance?

Monday, January 13, 2014

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Here are the top HR news stories as selected by SmartBrief on Workforce readers last week.

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Where the new jobs will be; Employers worry about retirement wave

Monday, January 6, 2014

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SmartBrief on Workforce is a daily e-newsletter for HR professionals, curating essential articles on finding the best talent, motivating top performers and increasing team productivity. Here are the top HR news stories as selected by SmartBrief on Workforce readers last week.

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MBA pay is holding steady; helping employees ‘own’ their jobs

Monday, December 30, 2013

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SmartBrief on Workforce is a daily e-newsletter for HR professionals, curating essential articles on finding the best talent, motivating top performers and increasing team productivity. Here are the top HR news stories as selected by SmartBrief on Workforce readers last week. Encourage employees to “own” their jobs American City Business Journals 1.3 million unemployed Americans are [...]

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Tough times for older unemployed; ‘Critical’ retirement benefit changes coming

Monday, December 23, 2013

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SmartBrief on Workforce is a daily e-newsletter for HR professionals, curating essential articles on finding the best talent, motivating top performers and increasing team productivity. Here are the top HR news stories as selected by SmartBrief on Workforce readers last week. Small but critical changes are coming to retirement benefits U.S. News & World Report Older [...]

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#HRTechConf: Recruiting Is a People Business

Thursday, October 10, 2013

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At the HR Tech conference this week, a panel of recruiting executives moderated by Xroads Founder and Chief Navigator Gerry Crispin took questions on their experiences implementing technology around the globe. A key theme: the fact that recruiting is still essentially a social, people-oriented business. “We’re in a people business and when we take the [...]

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