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    Topic: Recruitment Retention

    Three hiring tasks wasting HR's time: how to reduce time to fill
    By Alex Tolbert on August 26, 2019 | 2 min read time

    How to reduce time to hire  Because the hiring environment is so competitive, businesses have to get really strategic about how they approach...

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    Why HR tech lagged behind sales & marketing software
    By Alex Tolbert on August 21, 2019 | 3 min read time

    Emerging HR trends  Over the past few years, there has been a proliferation of human resources (HR) software tools for small and mid-sized...

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    Write Great Job Descriptions—and Attract Great Candidates—in 5 Steps
    By Courtney Cox on August 15, 2019 | 5 min read time

    The demand for gaining top-talent is more competitive than ever– and as the employee recruitment process becomes fully digitized, recruiters...

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    Three ways HR pros can find more quality applicants
    By Alex Tolbert on August 7, 2019 | 3 min read time

    Recruiting and hiring top-quality employees These days, most small businesses have open positions, and many are struggling to find enough quality...

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    4 tips to boost your employer brand
    By Courtney Cox on August 6, 2019 | 2 min read time

    Employer branding represents your organization's value proposition to your employees, as well as the reputation as a place of work.  In such a...

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    4 onboarding best practices
    By Courtney Cox on July 31, 2019 | 2 min read time

    First impressions are everything, and top-performing companies know it. When it comes to onboarding employees, keep in mind that it’s an...

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    Design a candidate screening to match the job
    By Courtney Cox on July 19, 2019 | 2 min read time

    Recruiting talent is a time-consuming task. We all know there’s no time to talk to every individual who submits an application. If you get 250...

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    How HR teams can find better applicants, faster
    By Alex Tolbert on July 15, 2019 | 3 min read time

    How to accelerate hiring Many small and mid-sized businesses are growing and creating new jobs these days, but most aren’t hiring quickly enough...

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    Five things HR pros should be doing instead of admin work
    By Alex Tolbert on July 3, 2019 | 3 min read time

    Replace admin with these 5 tasks HR professionals at small and mid-sized businesses are drowning in paperwork and repetitive administrative tasks....

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    IRS announces a new W-4 for 2020
    By Courtney Cox on June 24, 2019 | 1 min read time

    The IRS has recently released a draft copy of a brand new W-4 for 2020. What’s the goal for this new release? To “reduce the form’s complexity and...

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