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The Cost of a Bad Hire and How to Avoid It

The Cost of a Bad Hire and How to Avoid It

Hiring the wrong person can have significant consequences for your business. This is especially true if you’re a small company, where a single person makes up a lot of your workforce.  What you might not realize is how expensive it is – in dollar terms – to have...

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What You Need to Know About Pre-Interview Questionnaires

What You Need to Know About Pre-Interview Questionnaires

Everyone is looking for ways to do more with less. You probably have a lot of hats in your HR department. While hiring is one of the most important, there’s no doubt you wish you could optimize your time a bit better.  Imagine if you could only do interviews (phone or...

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5 Reasons Automated Reference Checks Are Better Than Calling

5 Reasons Automated Reference Checks Are Better Than Calling

Have you ever wished you could spend your time at work on something other than calling references and leaving voicemails?  You’re not alone. HR departments around the country need a better way to handle reference checks, and the good news is that you can automate the...

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Why Checking References is so Important

Why Checking References is so Important

Do you check references for potential new hires?  The good news is that most companies do. More than 80% of HR departments regularly conduct reference checks. They can uncover information about dates of previous employment, eligibility, salary history, and more.  One...

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Current Trends in Recruitment Technology

Current Trends in Recruitment Technology

As a recruiter, technology can be a huge advantage. It can save you time, reduce the hours your staff spends sifting through applicants, and help make sure you hire the right candidates. Of course, tech can also be a difficult hurdle in your hiring process. The key is...

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What makes a Good Reference Check

What makes a Good Reference Check

Seeing a candidate through the perspective of another professional is extremely valuable, and the most trusted and reliable way to get the whole picture. What makes a Good Reference Check   Anyone running their own business knows that hiring someone is an...

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