Venture Capital

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

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

3 riskiest documents in staffing firm filing system

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: #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

Where EmployStream Fits Into Your Hiring Process (and Why You Need It)

As a staffing professional, you likely know that you have no shortage of technology options available to help you do your job more efficiently and effectively. How much else do you know about the tools available to you, though? Do … Continue Reading

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Mastering the five key engagement touchpoints: #1 The initial application

Are your recruiters finding it challenging to balance filling open job orders and giving candidates the personal attention they deserve? Could your hiring process be better? If so, it’s time to take action. In our latest blog series called “Mastering … Continue Reading

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Bullhorn Engage 2018: The Secret to More Revenue is More Engaged Candidates

You represent one of the enlightened staffing firms who “gets it”. You’re attending Engage 2018 because you know that technology has the power to drive down operating costs in your operations while also growing revenue in the process. You have … Continue Reading

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Getting Ghosted by Applicants?

Here’s what to do about it. You’ve found a solid-looking candidate for an open position. They seem promising on paper, and the initial phone screening went smoothly. You reach back out, set up a time to meet and you wait. … Continue Reading