How-To’s/Tips

How to’s and tips for the HR industry

How to Give Your Employees More Freedom (And Why It’s Important)

There’s no question that successful companies are backed in part by satisfied employees. This employee satisfaction may be the direct result of autonomy in the workplace: a recent survey found
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4 Tips for Effortlessly Onboarding Your Remote Staff

Every new hire should go through a systematic onboarding process. Many companies are opting for virtual employees. However, it can be difficult to connect with and motivate remote workers. Companies
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What To Ask & How: Guide To An Effective Interview

As part of a series on optimizing your hiring process, last week we covered some best practices for writing a job posting. Now onto step two: interviewing. Often, our interviewing
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How to Write A Top-Notch Job Posting

The time has come to expand your team – how do you go about finding your next star employee? Over the next few weeks, our blog will feature installments covering
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Skill and Personality: Integrating Factors in Hiring Decisions

  Can a personality assessment be of use in a heavily skills-based industry? Absolutely. The perfect job candidate is not always made up of one skill or trait. Like many
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Soft Skills Training: What Is It & Why Does Your Team Need It?

  When it comes to customer service training, the majority of businesses place a strong emphasis on developing so-called “hard skills”. After all, these are the specific technical skills that
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The Issue with the Interview: Confirmation Bias

How trusting your gut is hindering you from making the best hiring decisions     Often, the interview stage is considered a pivotal step in the traditional hiring process. While
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How Plum and Greenhouse Work Together: A Look Under the Hood

          Lately, I am getting questions around ‘how does Plum and Greenhouse work together’. I started to explain it as the questions came, and then I
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Free and Inexpensive Ways to Get More People to Apply to Your Jobs

In order to get more applicants to your job postings without breaking the bank, you can apply multiple free or inexpensive strategies: 1.      Optimize Your Job Postings Don’t make your
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Diversity in the Workplace

Diversity in the workplace is a ‘hot’ topic. Everyone understands the importance of diversity in the workplace, but when we take a moment to step back and assess our companies,
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