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Upcoming Interview? Ideas for Making a Positive, Lasting First Impression

You never get a second chance to make a first impression. Research by Princeton psychologists Janine Willis and Alexander Todorov reveals that all it takes is a tenth of a… Read more »

Recruiting and Interviewing Technology is Changing Rapidly – Is Your Company Keeping Pace?

Recruiting and interviewing technology is changing rapidly.  Is your company keeping pace? Online postings used to be the most cutting-edge way to connect with potential job candidates.  Recent advances in… Read more »

Quick Tips to Motivate Your Contingent Staff

If you’re like most Middle Tennessee business owners and managers, you are using more contingent workers this time of year.  But as you bring these temporary and short-term employees in,… Read more »

Diversity is Important – Here’s How to Promote It

It’s happening right now.  Somewhere in Tennessee, an employee or job applicant is experiencing workplace discrimination. While it’s true that today’s typical workplace may be generally more welcoming and accepting… Read more »

Career Tips: How to Stay Interested in Your Entry Level Job

It’s called “work” for a reason. While many of us would love to be in an exciting career with endless variety and opportunity, the truth is that our work is… Read more »

Ways Middle Tennessee Employers Can Recruit and Manage Short-Term and Seasonal Workers

It’s time to put away those pumpkins and ghosts – and get ready to deck the halls again. While Thanksgiving used to mark the beginning of the “holiday rush,” retailers… Read more »

Communication Strategies for Open Enrollment Benefits

Open enrollment season is upon us.  Is your organization prepared? Although health care reform has been relatively quiet this year, an active political scene has kept rising health care costs… Read more »

Credit Screening and Your Hiring Process – Are Changes on the Horizon?

Do you check candidates’ credit as part of your screening process?  If so, you may want to read this. Although no current legislation is in process in the state of… Read more »

Succeed at Your New Job by Meshing with the Corporate Culture

Landing a new job or assignment in Middle Tennessee takes hard work, patience and sometimes a little bit of well-timed luck.  When you land a great opportunity, it’s only natural… Read more »

What Will the American Jobs Act Mean for Tennessee Employers?

“The purpose of the American Jobs Act is simple: to put more people back to work and more money in the pockets of those who are working.” —President Barack Obama,… Read more »