Millennials in the Workplace: Pokemon Go...Distraction or Tool?

  By Anonymous  |    Sat Aug 06, 2016

Category: Certification, Education, Expert Advice

Have you noticed the hordes of teenagers, and millennials walking in packs staring at their phone, so absorbed that they often can be seen stopping in the street, oblivious to their surrounding? What you are witnessing is the newest online sensation-Pokemon Go! With it’s nostalgic appeal to millennials who grew...

Join in the fun... Join a Professional Association

  By Judy Collins  |    Wed Jul 27, 2016

Category: Certification, Education, Expert Advice, Trends

JOIN THE FUN … JOIN A PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATION! Professional associations in the recruiting and staffing industry offer their members the opportunity and support to develop networks, gain knowledge and credentials through training. You can stay current with industry events, laws, standards and trends. Active participation in a professional association can have...

Personal, Social & Cultural Influences on Job Search & Selection

  By Dr. Frank Burtnett  |    Wed Jul 13, 2016

Category: Certification, Education, Expert Advice, Recruiting

Every candidate that comes before a search and staffing professional in the hopes of identifying a new position is influenced by a variety of personal, social and cultural influences. The extent to which those influences are addressed in the job search process will contribute significantly to the transition experience and...

Employee Assistance Programs: Magnets for Employee Retention

  By Dr. Frank Burtnett  |    Wed May 25, 2016

Category: Certification, Education, Expert Advice

Employee assistance programs (EAPS) are not new to the American workplace, but studies conducted by the relevant organizations are reporting these programs have grown in their stature as an employee benefit and are currently being utilized by growing numbers of employees. Never viewed as a substitute for health and medical...

Candidate Challenge -Accepting or Rejecting the Job Offer

  By Dr. Frank Burtnett  |    Tue May 10, 2016

Category: Certification, Education, Expert Advice

Over time veteran staffing professionals are bound to observe an array of candidate behaviors once they have been offered a new position. Many candidates are pleased with their new employment opportunity and eager to accept it. Others, however, show signs of reluctance and procrastination---this after they have successfully navigated the...

Distinguishing Generational Differences in Serving Candidates

  By Dr. Frank Burtnett  |    Thu Apr 28, 2016

Category: Certification, Columns, Education, Expert Advice

The Pew Research Center recently reported that Millennials have surpassed Baby Boomers as the nation’s largest living generation. Using population estimates generated by the U.S. Census Bureau, Pew found those ages 18-34 in 2015, now number 75.4 million, surpassing the 74.9 million Baby Boomers (ages 51-69). And Generation Xers (ages...

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