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Why You Need to Call Your HR Vendor

30 March in Articles, Best Practices, Customer Service, Engagement, Human Business, Sales, Technology

Look around you. Life can be a comedy of errors, as well as a good boost of comedic relief. What does this have to do with HR? With staffing? With recruiting? In short, everything! Recruiting and technology are bedfellows… an undeniable fact of the 21st century....

The Hiring Manager is Your Recruiting Partner

30 March in Articles, Best Practices, Customer Service, Human Business, Human Resources, Jobs, Recruiting, Staffing, Workplace

The hiring manager is a critical player in the hunt for new talent. They will have full responsibility for the performance, engagement, and retention of their new report, so why do many brands find working with them an adversarial relationship? Primarily, the lack of communication...

The Evolution of Customer Relationships

29 March in Articles, Best Practices, Customer Service, Sales

Often times, I find companies proclaim a devout loyalty to customers, which can be unfounded. Customer loyalty is when a strong, and often times, a symbiotic relationship exists between the service/product provider and the end-user / customer. There’s an emotional connection… one which goes beyond...

Do Corporate Perks Enhance Your Culture?

04 October in Best Practices, Careers, Engagement, Generations, Human Business, Innovation, Well-being

Recruiting talented people is no easy task. As companies seek and innovative ways to source and recruit, many are using tactics that do not reflect their workplace culture. Using your company perks is not a bad idea, but the perks must be fitting and representative...