It's Christmas season and Santa's workshop is in full hustle mode. So much so, they're hiring! The big man in red couldn't film the magical elves during this busy season, so he sat down with a few stakeholders to outline what makes a great North Pole Elf. If Santa can do it, you can too.
It's that time of year when we all get a little more thankful, thoughtful and giving. But many of our companies provide opportunities for employees to give back to the community throughout the year. Whether it's supporting employees through a hurricane or personal tragedy, or cleaning up a public space for others to enjoy -- stories like these move minds and hearts and show what you are made of.
Check out this video we made with ELKAY to share how they supported employees through a natural disaster. These stories matter to candidates. Film your own with the recipe below. But first, get your tissues ready and watch this video.
Tis the season of reflection and expressing gratitude. Whether it's your latest career move, promotion, the wrap up of a project, or amazing colleagues and family members- all of us have something to be thankful for in and outside of the workplace. To jumpstart this festive season, our team put together our own short video reflecting on what we're most thankful for from 2017. What might this look like in your work place?
This weekend, we reflect and honor the millions of men and women who have served our country bravely. They are all around us- including our civilian workplaces. Celebrate Veterans on your team, and show candidates how their military skills and values translate to your company.
Check out the examples below from WOW! Cable and Morris Group. Make your very own with the recipe below.
The gig economy is upon us and we have a very special guest for this super fun #HRAgainstLame episode! Molly Louthan from Upwork joins us to talk about attracting and retaining freelancers.
All consultants such as Accenture and Deloitte say by 2020, 50% of the workforce is going to be independent or freelancing. Meaning if you want to hire 50% of the workforce, you're going to need to learn how to hire freelancers.
In this episode, Molly shares these five tips:
Do you have other tips for recruiting and retaining freelancers? Share your thoughts with us!
Check out more innovative HR tips and tricks on the blog!
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