Kinsa CareerEdge February Webinars

August 2018 Kinsa CareerEdge Webinars

  Register today for the following free webinars on Kinsa CareerEdge. Login or create an account; then click the WEBINAR Tab to reserve your spot.         Topic:  Re-THINK! Building Your Self-Confidence for a Successful Job Search Date:  Wednesday, February 4th Time:  12:00 pm EST Registration Link:  https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/7582692145112443138   Topic:  How to Write a Stand-Out… Read more »

Kinsa CareerEdge December Webinars

August 2018 Kinsa CareerEdge Webinars

  Register today for the following free webinars on Kinsa CareerEdge. Login or create an account; then click the WEBINAR Tab to reserve your spot.   Topic:  Re-THINK!  The Brand Called YOU:  Your personal Branding Session Date:  December 4th 2014 Time:  12:00 PM – 1:00 PM Eastern Time   Topic:  Making the Most of Your Holiday Job… Read more »

Kinsa Finds The Ideal Quality Candidate for Iconic Food Brand

Our client, a recognized world leader in the restaurant category, sought Kinsa’s recruiting assistance for a contingency search for their critical Director of Global Quality & Food Safety need. They needed a talented professional with experience leading QA teams in the QSR industry or for a global iconic food brand. They also desired experience working… Read more »

Climbing the Food and Beverage Industry Ladder Starts with Being more Charismatic

Ever notice how successful food & beverage professionals often have that certain extra “something” – a quality that makes them more confident and influential? Whether you call it “charisma,” “je ne sais quoi,” or “magnetism,” this quality directly affects how likable a professional is. While it’s true that you don’t have to be liked to… Read more »

New Food Industry Trend: Wellness Foods for Aging Americans

It’s a fact – America is aging.  Over the next several decades, we will see big changes in our country’s population: One in five residents will be age 65 or older in 2030. By 2030, all of our Baby Boomer population (the single largest consumer group in America) will be senior citizens. By 2050, the… Read more »

Keys to Predicting Success in Food & Beverage Executives

Can nice guys (or gals) finish first? That is the question that John Hausknecht, assistant professor of Human Resource Studies at Cornell University’s School of Industrial and Labor Relations, wanted to know.  In conjunction with Green Peak Partners, a Denver-based organizational consulting firm, Hausknecht and his research team conducted a unique longitudinal study of 72… Read more »

Hiring Still Slow? Now is the Time to Review Your Employment Screening Process

The BLS Employment Situation Summary continues to paint an anemic economic picture. Economists continue to talk about a “jobless recovery,” with many employers focusing on productivity gains, as opposed to hiring, to manage any increases in business. What’s the upside? Well, if your company isn’t focused on hiring right now, it may be the perfect… Read more »

Salary Trends in 2011: the Thaw After the Big Freeze

According to SpendingPulse, Americans spent roughly 5.5% more this holiday season than last. Could it be because they’re expecting pay raises in 2011? Possibly.  A recent Workforce Management article included results from a number of surveys which showed pay increases running as high as 3% in 2011, with an average increase of 2.7%.  After two to… Read more »

Five Ways Recruiting Services Can Simplify Your Job

With unemployment near record highs, you may question the benefit of recruiting services.  If job applicants are plentiful, can recruiting and assessment services really help you? In a word, yes.  Here are just a few of the ways recruiting services can simplify your job and help both you and your company be more successful: Save… Read more »

What’s Going On: Upcoming Food & Beverage Conferences and Industry Events

At Kinsa Group, we realize how critical it is for you to stay on top of the latest trends, newest products, and most recent scientific innovations affecting the food and beverage industry. To make it easier for you to learn about relevant industry events, here are a few links to comprehensive 2010 calendars: Meatingplace.com’s 2010 Event… Read more »