Tag Archives: hiring

  • Tips to Identify an Employer’s Diversity

    Diversity and Inclusion have become the buzzwords in the workplace yet again. We see this trend every few years but this time feels different. It feels like we are speaking collectively for the first time in a long time, and change is coming. But change is hard, really hard. A… more

  • The View from the Hiring Manager’s Desk

    Sure, interviewing for a job is difficult, but so is hiring. It wasn’t until I was a hiring manager that I realized how draining interviews can be from the decision-maker side of the table. Sifting through resumes, setting parameters for screening and shifting my own work… more

  • Will I Score a Job at a Cleared Job Fair

    It depends. From the truly non-scientific canvassing we’ve done of the employers who attend our events, 6-7% of the attendees at an all clearance Cleared Job Fair will receive a job offer. That’s about a 1-in-15 chance of getting an offer. Those are pretty good odds. It’s… more

  • 3 Real World Hiring Examples from Advantage SCI

    The hiring process. It seems there are as many “tips” as there are openings. And while the focus is often on tips for the job seeker, the fact of the matter is that organizations also have their challenges. Both sides of the equation are always looking for that critical piece… more

  • Recruiters Are You Chasing Purple Squirrels

    The job market has gotten complicated lately – and not just for people out hunting for work. For those of us on the other side of the equation things are just as challenging -- try and remember the last time you had an honest-to-goodness “easy to fill” requirement to work o… more