Reveal The Hidden Talent In Your Own Organization

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Talent Shortage: Great for Employees; Concerning for Employers It’s here, it’s real, and it’s simultaneously stressful and awesome. The current talent shortage is great for employees and job seekers, but it’s also creating intense competition as companies try both to hire more employees and to onboard new staff properly. “It’s great to be hiring,” Allison… Read more »

Professional Search: What Shoes Are You Trying To Fill?

We highly value our strong relationships with the people we serve. Trusting partnerships garner candid feedback. And, feedback from our clients helped us realize we were missing opportunities to serve them. Today, we would like to introduce you to our Professional Search Division, the solution to that missed opportunity. Since this solution involves our parent… Read more »

Cocktails & Learning: Join Us At These Chicagoland F&B Events

The New Rules of Food Marketing Thursday, November 29th, 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm Join Kinsa Group VP Laurie Hyllberg and Account Manager Kris Binninger to explore the new rules of food marketing at this Chicagoland Food & Beverage event. Marketing food brands now requires new and creative ways to successfully bring products to market. … Read more »

Workplace Inclusivity: There’s Still Work To Do

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We’ve Come a Long Way, Baby? It seems hard to believe, but according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, women now make up 51.6% of the employees in “management, professional, and related occupations” in the USA. That’s a magnitude of change from how things were just thirty years ago! Pursuing greater inclusivity helps organizations hire and… Read more »

November 2018 Career Webinars on Kinsa CareerEdge

How do you go about finding your passion? Find job search tips that work? Determine if job post applications are a time-waster? And overcome barriers in your job search? We’ll answer these frequently asked questions from job seekers this month during our free webinars. Re-THINK – Finding Your Passion, Purpose, and Power Date: Tuesday, November 6th… Read more »

Social Media for Hiring: Benefits and Risks

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Social Media Profiling The rise of social media has created new opportunities and challenges in the workplace, affecting each and every department in different ways. The recruiting and HR departments are no exception, with businesses of all sizes increasingly looking to access candidates’ social media profiles when shortlisting. However, with great power comes great responsibility… Read more »

The Problem with Most Pay-for-Performance Programs

Is It Really Pay For Performance? Today, nearly every organization claims to have a pay-for-performance program. But when companies give merit increases to over 95 percent of their employees (in other words, to all employees except those who are about to be fired) are they actually paying their employees based on job performance? Are those… Read more »