Justice & Liberation in DE&I, Hiring Grads, and More!
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Alaant’s, Tom Schin shares more on how a great employee retention program can help boost your recruitment efforts.
This article has been in the works for a few weeks but a recent LinkedIn post made by diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) consultant Lily Zheng sparked an important discussion and provided the necessary nudge to complete this piece. When thinking about DEI, two variables that deserve further analysis are justice and liberation and what role they play within DEI. Where do they fit in? To unpack this question, it is necessary to first explore what justice and liberation are…
Take a sneak peek at our next "HR in the Car” podcast featuring Catherine Hover of the Palette Community. This NEW podcast hosted by Alaant’s Miriam Dushane and Tom Schin features HR professionals and business leaders sharing HR stories that you can relate to. Be sure to subscribe here!
When you are searching for the latest college grads that will best represent your company in the short and long term, what process do you put in place to help you discover who will be the right fit for your team? Remember it's not always about the degree that a job candidate received. What’s more important is their…
It’s become a popular offering to attract candidates in a hyper-competitive job market: providing hybrid or remote work options. But what if your organization can’t do that? Are you out of luck? Employers in a variety of industries are facing that challenge…
Q: Is your recruitment process inclusive to various personality types (extrovert vs introvert)?
When we look internally, we tend to believe our processes are on the mark, fair and impartial. But when you read a piece like this, from Under Cover Recruiter, you can see there is room for growth in your recruiting process. For example, while HR professionals stay in tune with the latest dos and don’ts, most direct hiring managers (non-HR) focus on their specific wheelhouse and miss out on things such as how to screen a candidate INTO a role, vs. screening them out. The experts at Alaant are here to help. Reach out today to discuss how you can maximize your investment in recruiting top talent.
518 Business Connect - Networking Event - LIVE & In-Person - Presented by Alaant & Groff Networks - Thursday, August 25 at 11:30am-1:00pm, East Side of Troy, NY. RSVP, here!
Links to Leadership - 2022 Charity Golf Tournament - Proceeds to benefit to the Capital District Women's Employment & Resource Center (WERC). Monday, September 12, 2022 at the Albany Country Club. Registration opens at 9:30am for 11:00am Shotgun & Clinic Start. Register, here.
Save the Date! WERC’s Fall 2022 Constellation Building Event: Shining Brighter Together - Tuesday, October 18 @ 11:30am -1:30pm at the Hilton Garden Inn, Troy, NY. Details, here.
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.