Author: Staffer

Recruitment And HR certifications: Are they worth it?

The recruitment industry is a versatile industry. It means that it offers as many ways to enter the industry as there are people in the industry. Given that there’s no hard-and-fast criterion to be eligible to work in the industry, it is also correct to say that there’s no one-size-fits-all approach to enter recruitment and

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Improve Working From Home: Your Ideas!

I asked for your ideas on working from home. I brainstormed a coronavirus work-from-home checklist. Two questions: What would you put on here? What am I missing? pic.twitter.com/WbpIol119o — Laurie Ruettimann • Human Resources Expert (@lruettimann) March 17, 2020 Here’s what you told me: Take breaks, make sure you’re eating and drinking water. Read more

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4 Soft Skills to Develop During Times of Uncertainty

Now more than ever, people are looking toward leaders for guidance on how to navigate times of uncertainty. More than ever, the need for reliable, steady and trustworthy leadership is crucial. In efforts to demonstrate effective and transparent leadership, managers should lean into their soft skills to maximize trust throughout their teams while working to

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Continuing Presence of Coronavirus Brings New Obligations Related to OSHA

As employers begin looking beyond the immediate effects of the COVID-19 pandemic and start thinking of bringing people back to work, they will be wise to realize the new virus means permanent changes related to their obligation to provide a safe workplace. Christopher Sutton, an attorney in the Denver, Colorado, office of Perkins Coie LLP, advises

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Best Healthcare Companies to Work For in 2020

Amid COVID-19, the medical field continues to remain a coveted landscape. The healthcare industry, now more than ever, continues to grow, driven by the ongoing and increasing need for services due to the coronavirus outbreak. If your skillset positions you for a job in the healthcare industry, you’re in luck. These roles are plentiful and lucrative.

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AI’s Growing Role as a Gatekeeper for Job Applicants

There have always been gatekeepers in the job application process. Applicants might be afraid that a résumé screener sitting at a desk will discard their application because of an errant typo. Or, jobseekers in the first round of an interview with a company may feel like the HR recruiter just doesn’t seem to like them.

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