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Alaant’s Tom Schin shares 5 “CAN DO” New Year’s Resolutions for recruitment.
Businesses are on a hiring spree during the Great Resignation of 2021, with many throwing out signing bonuses, lowering their standard qualifications, tapping boomerang employees and taking a harder look at their “enthusiastic stayers.” As retention efforts heat up, you’ll probably hear more about the “stay interview.”…
Heading into 2022, Capital Region Employers say they will be hiring, but expect challenges in doing so. According to the Alaant Workforce Solutions Hiring Index, 76-percent of employers expect growth and to hire in the new year. But of that, 86-percent said it will be difficult to find the people they need…
Economists say they expect the U.S. labor market to strengthen in the months ahead, despite the surge in Covid-19 cases due to the fast-spreading Omicron variant, because employers still need a lot more workers. The Labor Department’s latest employment report…
The year was 2020. Damaris Skelton was in a hospital room preparing to give birth to her daughter as she filled out forms for a new job and confirmed all her paperwork was submitted. “I wanted to work. I wanted to make my own money and be able to contribute and do something within my field,”…
How to Thrive in a Hybrid Work Environment – presented by the Capital Region Chamber’s - Women's Business Council. Tuesday, February 15th 11:30am - 1:00pm at the Albany Marriott Hotel. Register, here.
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Miranda March, Digital Communications Specialist
Miranda has a real knack for connecting the dots between employers and job seekers. She prides herself on keeping a pulse on the national and local hiring markets. In her downtime, she enjoys cooking new foods and spending time with her family. A little-known fact about Miranda is her love of video games, new and old.