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The Number One Way Companies Hire

During the KEEP video series, I had the chance to ask the question “what is the most successful way to find new employees?”

The overwhelming answer was: “ask current employees for referrals.”

Current employees know the culture of the company, might know people that would be a perfect fit for company, and it’s a simple introduction.

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The Amazing Power of the Daily Check-in! Lessons Learned from the KEEP Project (Keeping Employees through Employer Practices)

Whether you are an employer or a job seeker, it’s easy to lose our focus on what is important. We can quickly fall into routines that steer us off course from our goals. For the job seeker, it could be spending too much time on the computer, doing the same things over and over that hasn’t produced the results that you want. It’s comfortable, safe, but ineffective.

For the employer, it could be starting a project only to quickly get side tracked by the “day to day” routines..........

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How to Make a Great First Impression! Lessons Learned from the KEEP Project (Keeping Employees through Employer Practices)

As the saying goes “You only get one chance to make a good first impression”, there is a lot of truth in that statement.......

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December 20, 2012
December-January-February ....job search tips

Have you heard these yet ?

By Sandy Collins
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February 19, 2013
Things That Get Your Resume Thrown into the Trash

What are the top 3 reasons that your resume goes into the trash?

By Sandy Collins
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