Labor Day Weekend, Beware of Counteroffers, Supporting a WFH Workforce, and More!
Alaant's Managing Partner, Miriam Dushane shares the latest Alaant updates as we head into the fall season and well wishes to everyone on this Labor Day weekend.
It’s a situation nearly every employer has faced: they extend a job offer, it’s accepted, and then a short time later, the candidate gets back in touch to decline the position – deciding instead to take a counteroffer to remain in their current job. Whether it’s a case of receiving more money to stay, or a fear of change or concern about job security amid the COVID-19 pandemic, we’re seeing an increasing number of counteroffers being accepted of late…
Alaant is pleased to be a presenting sponsor of the Capital Region Chamber’s Talent and Inclusion Summit on September 24, 2020 from 9am-12pm. This virtual event will provide an opportunity for you to learn new approaches and best practices to help elevate your organization's talent development and diversity and inclusion strategies. The day will include two keynote presentations & concurrent sessions. We hope you can attend, register now!
Since March of 2020 when COVID-19 was officially categorized as a pandemic, parents have been performing an elaborate juggling act in an attempt to meet work deadlines while educating and keeping their kids safe. For parents lucky enough to be able to work from home, there is much to be grateful for in terms of being "present" (those are heavy air quotes) for their kids, but there is also much to navigate. Here are 7 ways employers can…
Alaant’s next virtual career counseling series “Powering Your Career Search During COVID-19,” will be held Tuesday, September 29 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!
Join Alaant and Groff NetWorks on 9/2 for our bi-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!
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.