Congratulations! You are in the fast-paced, constantly changing, highly competitive career of recruiting. In your world, every single placement is a top priority. As the old expression goes, “one bad apple spoils the bunch.” Let’s turn that around, shall we? One great apple can ignite a... Read more

5 Considerations in the Hiring Process

5 – Make Sure Your Background Check Forms are Compliant! In today’s litigious world, it’s best to have a partner to handle the forms and authorizations for your background checks. Authorization forms must be “stand alone” and “separate”. Many large companies have been hit with class-act... Read more

Listening On The Inside

Based on a true story… He was a success. Co-workers and business colleagues looked at him in wonder and with an occasional twinge of envy. What they didn’t realize is that on the inside Steve was not smiling. In fact, every morning when his alarm went off, he had to force himself to get... Read more

Coffee House Revelation

We were having a cup of coffee, listening to mellow jazz at the local Starbucks. “You look tired,” Sam commented. “What’s going on? You are usually more cheerful.” Then, he set his cup down with a certain force and looked directly into my eyes and asked, “Are you in your optimum work zone?... Read more

The Shoes, the Suit, the Discovery

My friend assured me it was the very best of its kind – the most highly rated and sought-after suit. Marketing companies agreed. The data was in. Truly, this suit was #1 in the world.I stared at it, noticing the fine fabric, outstanding craftsmanship and could not help but agree.Next, she pulled ... Read more

Resolutions - Check-up

All of us recently started a new year. 2018! A time of new beginnings, determination, discipline and focus! As we approach the end of January, I ask you, "How are your resolutions going?"There are times when we need encouragement to carry the baton across the finish line. ... Read more

I Need More Applicants!

The battle cry of most businesses these days is, “I NEED MORE APPLICANTS”.  But why, with the increasing cost of turnover, are businesses stuck in the rut of seeking more and more applicants? One long time corporate recruiter we recently spoke to told us that companies have simply given up. ... Read more

Turn Over A New Leaf

     Fall is in the air. Leaves are changing colors and creating a spectacle so grand that people venture from all over the country just to take a look at the best fall landscapes. Fall sports, sweaters, and family gatherings fill the minds of even the most... Read more