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Alaant Advisor

The "Perfect" Candidate, Work-Life Balance Tips, and More!

Alaant Advisor The "Perfect” Candidate Work-Life Balance Tips
+ About the Alaant Advisor
The Alaant Advisor is our column focused on all things going on in the world of recruiting, job placement, and search. Think of it as your weekly briefing—a handy, quick guide to what's going on.

Here's what's happening this week:

Last Week’s QOTW Poll Results:

Q: If you’re experiencing burnout in the workplace, why?

  • Poor Management - 51%
  • Understaffed/Overworked - 24%
  • No Flexibility - 17%
  • Other - 8%

While you may not always see it, burnout is real. What's the result? Employees are less productive, prone to mistakes, or they could be looking for a new job. Any of these will create more challenges for your organization. Find out what's burdening your team, and build solutions to address it so you can retain your top talent.  Need help? The experts at Alaant are here for you. 

Community Events:

The Future of HCM Now - Presented by Paylocity and featuring Elatia Abate, Futürist in Residence. Streaming live from New York City on August 31 @ 2-3 p.m. ET. This session qualifies for one SHRM recertification credit. Register now, here!

Our Hour In-Person Happy Hour - All are invited to the July Our Hour In-Person Happy Hour on Thursday, August 31st @ 5pm at 353 Cocktail Bar, Troy, NY. Register, here!

Women in Tech Collaborative: Meet & Greet Networking Event - Thursday, August 31st @ 6pm at the Jahnel Group HQ. Details, here.

Links to Leadership – 2023 Charity Golf Tournament - Proceeds to benefit the Capital District Women's Employment & Resource Center (WERC). Monday, September 11, 2023 @ 9:30 am – 5pm at the Albany Country Club. Register, here.

WEBINAR: What You Need To Know About Reasonable Accommodations - Presented by Human Resources Today on September 14th, 2023 at 12:30pm EST. Register, here!

Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Summit 2023 – Presented by the Capital Region Chamber on Wednesday, September 20, 2023 @ 8am - 12:30pm at The Desmond Hotel - Albany, NY. Register, here! 

WERC’s 2023 Constellation Building Event: “Recharge Your Light From Within: So We Can Shine Brighter Together” – Presented by the Women’s Employment Resource Center (CDWERC) on Tuesday, October 17 @ 11:30am -1:30pm at the Hilton Garden Inn, Troy, NY. Sponsorships are available! Details, here.

About the Author

Miranda March Digital Strategist for Alaant Workforce Solutions

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.

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