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Alaant, Managing Partner, Miriam Dushane discusses the importance of employee recognition to retain top talent...
The Alaant Spotlight features local leaders and businesses to highlight the great work they are doing in our community, sharing their career advice and/or secrets to success—in their own words. They are the people making a powerful impact for good across our region. Learn more about Katie Navarra, Writer & Creative Coach…
In Episode 3 of the “HR in the Car” podcast, Alaant’s Miriam and Tom are joined by the original Purveyor of Fun, Catherine Hover, founder of Palette Community, and Saratoga Paint & Sip. Listen in now, here!
The global COVID-19 pandemic has fueled conscious consumerism. Organizations have doubled down on their commitment to deliver net zero or carbon-neutral emissions. Companies are becoming more attuned to societal concerns as well as their own governance with sustainability and social responsibility. As a result, consumers are shifting their dollars to “greener” companies. This has led to the increasing adoption of environmental, social and governance (ESG) strategies as a competitive advantage…
At your wit’s end trying to find new ways to recruit top talent? Wish there was a secret weapon that would give your organization a competitive advantage? There is, and it’s so logical it might surprise you. Ready? Build a great…
Q: Does your company make a great first impression during the hiring process?
- Extremely (almost always) 37%
- Sometimes (depends on a couple of factors) 42%
- Don't know (scared to ask) 21%
You never get a 2nd chance to make a 1st impression. Just as it's relatively true for candidates making an impression on you, it's even more true for you making an impression on candidates. This piece from Spark Hire explains more. In an ultra-competitive hiring market, can you risk being unsure what your messaging or employment brand may be? That's where the experts at Alaant can help.
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.