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    Topic: Recruitment Retention

    How Internal Hiring Boosts Employee Retention
    By Will Miranne on October 19, 2021 | 7 min read time

    Employers are beginning to see the importance of an internal hiring strategy. It can boost retention rates, aid in the recruitment process, and...

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    How Does Attrition Rate Impact Your Business?
    By Will Miranne on September 17, 2021 | 8 min read time

    Attrition rate is the loss of employees or customers who are ultimately not replaced. This differs from the turnover rate, which simply tracks...

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    The Mutual Benefit of Employer-Assisted Student Loan Repayment
    By Bretton Chatham on September 16, 2021 | 5 min read time

    For the first time in almost two years, the bill will come due for millions of Americans as the student loan repayment pause expires on January...

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    How to Write a Bereavement Leave Policy
    By Bretton Chatham on September 2, 2021 | 7 min read time

    It’s a conversation no one wants to have, but like death itself, discussing bereavement leave can only be avoided so long. In fact, the...

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    Recruiting Metrics: What HR Needs to be Tracking
    By Drew Gieseke on August 6, 2021 | 4 min read time

    Organizations that are interested in updating and improving hiring practices need to definitively know if their efforts are successful. While...

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    How to Conduct a Face-to-Face Interview Best Practices
    By Drew Gieseke on August 5, 2021 | 5 min read time

    One of the final stages of the recruitment process is a face-to-face interview between a candidate and the hiring manager for a given role. While...

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    How to Conduct a Phone Interview Step-by-Step Guide and Templates
    By Drew Gieseke on August 3, 2021 | 6 min read time

    Every effective hiring strategy includes hosting phone interviews with job candidates. Yet not every employer knows how to conduct the best phone...

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    TikTok Introduces New Resume-Sharing Platform Using Social Media Videos
    By Lauren Brown on July 22, 2021 | 3 min read time

    Social media platform TikTok introduced a brand new way for job seekers to pitch their resumes—through TikTok videos. This new way of...

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    2021 Retention Ideas and Best Practices From 7 HR Experts
    By Drew Gieseke on July 21, 2021 | 6 min read time

    How an employer approaches employee retention says a lot about how they view their workforce. Thanks to the pandemic, hybrid offices, and other...

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    2021 Retention Strategies: Are 1:1s the New Stay & Exit Interviews?
    By Drew Gieseke on July 7, 2021 | 7 min read time

    Stay and exit interviews are a tool of the past. When conducted as part of a larger employee retention strategy, HR can improve the company culture

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