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6 red flags every interviewer needs to know

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According to the Harvard Business Review, poor hires account for almost 80% of turnover rates in business and our own substantiated calculations show it can cost a company $697,000. In addition to costing cash up front, bad hires reverberate endlessly taking up limited resources and negatively affecting morale which also costs money in the long-term. The problem is… Read More →

Consulting Expert Sheds Light On New Hiring Trend

hiring trend - contracted worker

An important hiring trend underway right now isn’t getting much attention in the news. Companies both large and small are riding the economic recovery wave by filling mid- to high-level positions with contract employees. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, no fewer than half of all the professional jobs added in the past quarter… Read More →