Add Your Voice to the Hiring Index, Pre-Retirement Plans, and More!
Here's what's happening this week:
Take A Moment to Complete The Fall 2022 Alaant Hiring Index Survey
Our exclusive Alaant Hiring Index survey is underway, and we need your help! Share your hiring experiences, your outlook for the new year, and the obstacles you’re facing. Our confidential online survey is available by clicking here, and it’s open until December 2. The results, including the forecast for 2023, will be released next month. Thanks in advance for your participation!
Listen in to Ep. 9 of “HR in the Car” Fet. Denise Horan
Ep. 9 of the "HR in the Car” podcast is here! "You Can’t Bond with a Blank Screen" features special guest, Denise Horan. This NEW podcast hosted by Alaant’s Miriam Dushane and Tom Schin features HR professionals and business leaders sharing HR stories that you can relate to. Be sure to subscribe, here.
Employees May be Retiring Later, But Transition to ‘Pre-Retirement’ Is a Big Factor
The pandemic has had far-reaching effects on how employees plan for retirement — and for “pre-retirement,” a new life stage that serves as a transition period between full-time work and retirement, according to a survey of 2,002 U.S. adults ages 35-70 and commissioned by 401(k) plan provider Human Interest. One in 7 (71%) employees who had a “very difficult” time during the pandemic now plan to retire later in life...
5 Reasons a Veteran Could be Your Next Great Employee
There is an outstanding talent pool available to employers, filled with individuals who possess exceptional skills, a strong work ethic and integrity, and a team- and organization-first mindset. These are exactly the type of people companies seek to support their mission and goals, and yet, they are too often left on the sidelines when it’s time to hire…
Our Hour In-Person Happy Hour 12/1 – The 518 Business Connect is teaming up with Our Hour Happy Hour as they bring their monthly in person get-together back to Albany to one of the region's coolest breweries! Come one, come all to Fort Orange Brewery as we gather once again for some networking with friends and colleagues, old and new. As always, the fun starts at 5 pm. Register, here!
Annual Dancing in the Woods Gala - Albany Med hosts the annual Dancing in the Woods black tie gala to benefit the Melodies Center for Childhood Cancer and Blood Disorders at the Bernard & Millie Duker Children's Hospital at Albany Med. Saturday, Dec. 3 @ 7pm. Register, here.
About the Author
Miranda March, Digital Communications Specialist
Miranda has a real knack for connecting the dots between employers and job seekers. She prides herself on keeping a pulse on the national and local hiring markets. In her downtime, she enjoys cooking new foods and spending time with her family. A little-known fact about Miranda is her love of video games, new and old.