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Failing to attract employees? Miriam Dushane of Alaant shares ways to sweeten the pot when you can’t offer a hybrid or remote option. Also, be sure to listen & subscribe to our new podcast, “HR in the Car” here: https://www.alaant.com/podcast. Have a question OR a comment? Leave it below.
The wait is over! The "HR in the Car" podcast hosted by Alaant’s Miriam Dushane and Tom Schin is here! This exciting NEW podcast features HR professionals and business leaders sharing HR stories that you can relate to. Buckle up for the ride & listen in to our first two episodes now here and be sure to subscribe!
At some point, many of us have accidentally misgendered someone by not using their preferred pronoun. Indeed, we may be Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) practitioners, yet we have recently made this same mistake. At the moment, it can feel embarrassing…
The conversations surrounding returning to work are primarily focused on hybrid, remote or in-person models. They all have their added benefits and detractions. However, there is another option that offers a potentially better balance of life and work that is mostly overlooked…
As the competition for talent continues to rage, employers are regularly raising salaries to try and differentiate themselves. It makes sense, since candidates have lots of options in the current job market, and the draw of a bigger paycheck is a surefire way to attract attention…
Q: How many employees have you made counter offers to in the last 12 months?
1-3 - 40%
4-6 - 23%
7-10 - 14%
More than 10 - 23%
While it might be tempting to extend a counter offer to your “prize employee” studies show that same employee will likely be back on the job market in 6 months. Consider this article before making that counter offer. While you may not see it now, it might be best for your business to move on and find a more talented and skilled employee who wants to work for you.
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.
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.