Job Market Update, Upcoming Career Counseling Series, Mental Health Co. Spotlight, Reimagining the New World of Work, and More!
Happy Friday! Alaant's Miriam Dushane is here with the latest on job market activity and more…
This special edition of The Alaant Hiring Index, which seeks input on how Capital Region businesses and employees have been affected. From staff-related actions to worker productivity to future plans for hiring, we hope you’ll provide your expertise by taking our brief confidential survey. Responses will be accepted through Friday, May 29. Take the survey now!
Alaant’s next virtual career counseling series “Powering Your Career Search During COVID-19,” will be held Thursday, June 11 via Zoom. This event is free & open to the public and is intended to assist individuals seeking job opportunities in a labor market upended by coronavirus. Register Now!
In wrapping up the month of May and our Mental Health Awareness, we wanted to spotlight a company located in Boston, MA and Troy, NY that is key to this issue. aptihealth is transforming behavioral healthcare and we reached out to co-founder Dr. Alex Marsal to learn more about this company and what they have to offer…
Join Alaant and Groff NetWorks on 6/24 for our weekly 518 Business Connect - Virtual Networking Event. Catch up with fellow business colleagues to share stories, get a pulse on the current state of business affairs, and help each other by networking. Keeping our connections strong will help us all to move forward after COVID-19. Register Here!
Those who follow business agree rebuilding New York's post-pandemic economy will be a major challenge. The losses are extensive: nearly 2 million private sector jobs, gone, the unemployment rate skyrocketing. EJ McMahon, president of the Empire Center for Public Policy in Albany, says the lockdown prompted by COVID-19 "has been an economic catastrophe of historic proportions for New York," which he says lost 22 percent of private sector payroll jobs…
Don't miss this free live panel discussion on 6/4 at 10am - 11am with talent leaders Miriam Dushane, PHR, SHRM-CP of Alaant, Amanda Monthie of Plug Power, and Catharine E. Potvin & Brooke Elizabeth of Stragility, LLC. Register Today!
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.