“HR in the Car” Ep15 w/ Jessie Zweigenthal, Boost Hiring Practices, and More!
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The Question of the Week
Each week we invite you to answer our Quick Poll on all things workforce & recruiting! (Please select 1 answer below.)
Q: Rate your productivity working at home vs. at the office?
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3 Unexpected Ways to Instantly Boost Hiring Practices
By understanding what you can do to deliver the working experience your employees need, you can succeed at engaging with top talent. Hiring and retention have always been a challenge. But the events of the last few years have put it in the spotlight like never before. The fallout of the "Great Resignation" has continued well into 2022, with millions more job openings than there are available workers…
HR in the Car - Episode 15: "Help the Person Right in Front of You”
Tune in to HR in the Car - Episode 15: "Help the Person Right in Front of You" featuring Jessie Zweigenthal, Director of Employee Engagement at Jahnel Group. 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. Listen in now, here!
Skills Gap Gets Worse, Demand Evolving
The skills gap in the US appears to be getting worse, not better, according to a report by US publishing house John Wiley and Sons. Its “Closing the Skills Gap” report found that 69% of US human resources professionals surveyed said their organization has a skills gap. That is up from 55% in a similar survey in 2021…
Last Week’s QOTW Poll Results:
Q: How often do you AND OR your company update LinkedIn profiles/pages?
Monthly - 20%
Quarterly - 31%
Yearly - 29%
Over a year - 20%
LinkedIn has become a mainstay in the professional networking scene. It’s usually one of the first places people go to find information on companies or other professionals. It is essential to keep that profile updated just like a resume or a company webpage. Branding is in everything we do, using the LinkedIn platform is a great way to keep informed, network and showcase you or your company.
CanCode Spring 2023 Course Lineup – CanCode Communities is currently accepting applications for their Spring Courses. Check out the full list of programs and learn more about what each course has to offer, here.
WEBINAR: Why Conscious Inclusion is Everyone's Responsibility? – Presented by The Centre for Global Inclusion on February 13th at 11am OR 4pm EST. Details, 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.