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email etiquette for professional recruiters
Today, with millions of employees working from home during the pandemic, understanding email etiquette is more important than ever. Gone are the days of walking into someone’s office to have a brief discussion and being able to display body language to enhance the conversation no longer exists. Technology has become critically important to convey messages...
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Right now, staying visible is critical for your staffing firm. With so many of us forced to work remotely, account managers and recruiters alike are getting creative: adapting their business practices and adopting new digital tools like video to thrive in this economy. Some firms have stepped up to the plate quickly, moving their training...
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Doug: I recently had the pleasure of speaking with Dane Groeneveld, CEO of PTS Advance. As the recently appointed CEO of PTS, Dane brings a high-energy and enthusiastic verve to his role. In this segment, we discussed leadership, career journeys, partnerships, and why diversity and inclusion are essential to driving business.  Q: Doug: PTS has...
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Does the idea of networking make you cringe? Are you envious of people who can easily reach out to anyone in their network, and consistently get meaningful results from it? Not everyone is born with a natural ability to create connections with others. But the good news is, these are skills that can be learned—and...
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What’s the best way to find qualified candidates in today’s tight market?  How can I improve my chances of being called for an interview?  What value do staffing and recruiting firms really deliver? These are the types of things employers and job seekers want to know. And if you’re a smart marketer, you can use...
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First off, what IS a messaging strategy? A messaging strategy is your agency’s guide for creating clear, compelling marketing communications that: Concisely define who you are and what you do Distinguish your firm from market competitors Resonate with employers and job seekers Guide copy for your website, sales collateral, social media profiles and posts, job...
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Still think chatbots are creepy and impersonal? It’s time to shift your mindset. Mobile technology has taken over the staffing and recruiting landscape. Instantaneous, global exchange of information is now the norm. Job seekers’ and employers’ expectations for real-time service are rising. People want on-the-go, 24/7 service across communication channels. Your competitors are rapidly adopting...
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Your welcome email Sending a welcome email to a new employee is not only customary, but a great way to make them feel welcome at their new job. These letters are generally informal and sent in addition to the official offer of employment new hires receive. A welcome email should contain all the information necessary...
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Tactics to make your ATS U/E a great one. Wrapping your arms around expectations Appropriately managing expectations is a critical, but often overlooked, process when implementing new systems. Management needs to take hold of the system adoption process and work with end-users in a supportive manner to ensure the system is being used to its...
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This is not a big secret. There are a gazillion reasons why using mobile devices are beneficial. There’s even more press about why mobile fits the needs of our world culture today and how it’s going to be our destiny. With this, comes an increased need for more devices, apps, and accessories to make the...
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