What to Do When Your Top Candidate Rejects Your Offer

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Finding the ideal candidate feels like a major win. While every hiring manager hopes their perfect candidate will become their next new hire, that isn’t always the case. If your top choice rejects your job offer, that positive feeling can take a quick turn, leaving you disheartened, frustrated and even confused. Luckily, even if your… Read more »

5 Tips to Keep Temporary Employees Engaged During a Heat Wave

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Working during the hot summer months can be challenging. However, if your area is experiencing a heat wave, it can increase the difficulty dramatically. As a result, engagement can tumble thanks to the extreme weather. However, there are things you can do to keep your temporary employees engaged. Here’s what you need to know. 1…. Read more »

Wait…Employees Are More Engaged When You Let Them Use Social Media?!

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Employee engagement remains a hot topic. Engaged employees are typically more productive and satisfied with their positions than their disengaged counterparts, and may be more likely to stay on long-term too. As a result, companies need to focus on ways to improve engagement in their workforce. Otherwise, they risk falling behind the competition. While it’s… Read more »

5 Changes You Can Make to Improve Employee Well-Being

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Employee well-being can have a substantial impact on business. When workers are stressed, productivity can fall, mistakes can increase, and tension can rise. In contrast, happy workers tend to be more efficient, engaged, and focused. While it may seem that employee well-being is largely out of your control, that doesn’t mean you can’t have an… Read more »

Why You Should Hire for Character (and How To Do That)

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  During the hiring process, most managers focus on hard skills and experience when identifying top candidates. While a person certainly needs the technical aptitude to manage the role, hiring based on those points alone could leave you wanting, and a single bad hire can create a lot of havoc. Instead of only considering a… Read more »

Get Your Workplace Energy Back Up After the Holiday Season

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  Now that the holiday season is over, many professionals are heading to the workplace feeling a bit drained. While the holidays are a wonderful time, they typically require a lot of energy, and can even be stress inducing. As things begin to return back to normal, having enough workplace energy available to make it… Read more »

5 Great Questions to Ask All Accounting Candidates

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One of the primary jobs of a hiring manager is to get to know the accounting candidates who were scheduled for interviews. The best way to manage the task is to make sure you ask the right questions. While resumes and social media profiles provide an excellent introduction to their experience and education, there is… Read more »

How to Successfully Onboard New Temporary Employees

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While many businesses work diligently to create a process for bringing on new permanent employees, many companies neglect to take the same care with their temporary employees.  In order to set your temporary employees up for the same level of success as your permanent ones, consider these tips to get your onboarding process in shape…. Read more »

Be Memorable | Interviewing Tips for Job Seekers

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Do you stand out in an interview or fade to the back? If you are an executive looking for the right job, the interview is the best place to make your mark. The point of this interview is, of course, why you should be the one to be hired out of all the other applicants…. Read more »

Tips for Strategic Business Planning in a Competitive Environment | Staffing Agencies in Jackson MS

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For most companies, the following two questions are nothing new: Are the conditions in your industry competitive right now? How much control does your company have over that competitive environment? When it comes to strategic business planning, the approaches used in a predictable industry are nothing like what works in a volatile environment. Research indicates… Read more »