This Week’s Spotlight - Elizabeth Miller Guthier, Remote Work is Here to Stay, and Much More!
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The Alaant Spotlight features regional influencers and local luminaries sharing their career advice and secrets to success—in their own words. They are the people making a powerful impact for good across the community. Get to know Elizabeth Miller Guthier, Executive Director of the Capital District Women’s Employment & Resource Center (WERC)…
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These 4 tips from Alaant's Managing Partner, Miriam Dushane will ensure that when you bring employees back to the office it’s a success…
As the number of people receiving COVID-19 vaccinations rises rapidly, organizations are increasingly asking a common question: is it time to reopen the office? While there’s no one-size-fits-all answer, there is one reality shared by every employer – the need to make the right decision. Unless there is urgency involved, this determination should not be rushed into. The choice of whether to return to a more typical office environment should…
New York City, long buoyed by the flow of commuters into its towering office buildings, faces a cataclysmic challenge, even when the pandemic ends. Spotify’s headquarters in the United States fills 16 floors of 4 World Trade Center, a towering office building in Lower Manhattan that was the first to rise on the site of the 2001 terror attacks. Its offices will probably never be full again…
Q: Do you pair new hires with existing employees for onboarding & training (in person/virtual)?
It’s great to see so many of you have incorporated “the buddy system” in your onboarding and training. Check out this great article to help you get started if you’re not there yet…. Virtual Employee Onboarding – Leveraging Mentoring
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.