Is Your Light Industrial Staffing Firm Living in the Past and Seeing Ghosts?

In July 2018, a report showed that manufacturing companies experienced their best year of hiring in 23 years. Hiring is at an all-time high and employers are in growth mode. They are hiring at a rapid pace and need partners … Continue Reading

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2019 Best Tech Startups in Cleveland

To read the full article, visit The Tech Tribune’s website. The Tech Tribune staff has compiled the very best tech startups in Cleveland, Ohio. In doing our research, we considered several factors including but not limited to: Revenue potential Leadership team … Continue Reading

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Top Venture Capital Deals in Ohio in Q1 2019

To read the full article, visit Crain’s Cleveland Business website. Keyfactor (Independence); $77 million; Insight Venture Partners VNDLY (Mason); $11 million; Battery Ventures, Bowery Capital, Cintrifuse; Epic Ventures, Hyde Park Venture Partners Vantage Point Logistics (Columbus); $10 million; Radian Capital, Tamarind Hill SPR … Continue Reading

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3 things to avoid when setting up your healthcare staffing technology stack

It’s no secret that the healthcare staffing field is growing. According to the SIA US Staffing Industry Forecast, the healthcare staffing market in the US is projected to grow 5% in 2019. This growth is great, but healthcare staffing has … Continue Reading

3 Ways to Make WOTC Easier for Your Staffing Firm

3 Ways to Make WOTC Easier for Your Staffing Firm

First off, what is WOTC? I’m sure you have heard this term lurking around. It could even be your firms 4-letter-word if you know what I mean. WOTC stands for Work Opportunity Tax Credit and is a government tax incentive … Continue Reading

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EmployStream Receives $3.5 Million in Series A Financing Round

EmployStream, the provider for onboarding automation to the staffing industry, today announced it has closed a $3.5 million Series A funding round led by JumpStart Inc., with support from several key investors including Ohio Innovation Fund, North Coast Angel Fund, … Continue Reading

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Top 3 Riskiest Items in a Staffing Firm’s File Cabinet

The mismanagement of both physical and digital documents can cost staffing firms much more than an angry candidate or employee. Poorly organized documents can cause many possible compliance issues and lots of incomplete or inaccurate forms that aren’t found until … Continue Reading

ASA Staffing Law Conference

ASA Staffing Law Conference

When: April 4 – 5, 2019 Where: Grand Hyatt Washington, 1000 H Street NW Washington, D.C., 20001   The American Staffing Association (ASA) Staffing Law Conference is the only event in the industry dedicated exclusively to the legal and regulatory issues … Continue Reading

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Add Some SaaS to Your Hiring Process

Time and time again technology has revolutionized the world around us. Now, with millennials in the driver’s seat demanding easy-to-use, mobile technology, these changes have inched their way into the hiring and onboarding process. To adapt to this need for ever-changing … Continue Reading

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SIA’s Executive Forum North America: Breakthrough Leadership

When: February 25 – 28, 2019 Where: JW Marriott Austin, 110 E 2nd St., Austin, TX 78701   SIA’s Executive Forum is an annual meeting for senior-level staffing and workforce solutions professionals. At this year’s conference, you will learn how take … Continue Reading

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Mastering the Five Key Engagement Touchpoints: #5 Post-Hire

We’ve spent the past few weeks talking about what it takes to keep candidates engaged, informed and enthusiastic throughout the hiring process… and maintaining the sanity of your recruiters while you’re at it. Along the way, we’ve covered how to … Continue Reading

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Mastering the Five Key Engagement Touchpoints: #4 Onboarding

This post is part of a series on “Mastering the Five Key Engagement Touchpoints”. See our previous posts on the initial application, interview process, and pre-hire screening for more insights on making the most of the candidate experience.   __________________________________ … Continue Reading

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Mastering the Five Key Engagement Touchpoints: #3 Pre-Hire Screening

If you’re reading this, hopefully you’ve had a chance to check out our first two posts in our “Mastering the Five Key Engagement Touchpoints”. If not, be sure to read our tips on perfecting the initial application and acing the … Continue Reading

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Mastering the Five Key Engagement Touchpoints: #2 The Interview

We recently began a blog series entitled “Mastering the Five Key Engagement Touchpoints” in which we are discussing how the right technology can overcome the most pressing challenges of the hiring process, adding efficiency to your operations while improving the … Continue Reading

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What Millennials expect from their staffing firms

An important shift in the American labor force happened in 2015, and you might have even missed it. The Millennial generation became the largest share within the labor force, even surpassing Gen X-ers. Although this rise happened gradually over the … Continue Reading