This Week’s Spotlight - USCRI Albany, The Alaant Hiring Index Results, and More!
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Q: Do your LGBTQ employees feel they have the same opportunities in the workplace?
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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 U.S. Committee for Refugees and Immigrants (USCRI Albany)…
Alaant’s Managing Partner, Miriam Dushane shares her key takeaways from the latest Alaant Hiring Index…
Albany, NY - As COVID-19 cases decline and vaccinations rise, Capital Region professionals are increasingly returning to offices, and employers are hiring and optimistic about further job growth as the economy recovers. However, those expectations are…
Q: Do you find it harder to hire and retain Gen Z employees?
Yes - 43% & No - 57%
It is important for employers to keep the Gen Z workforce engaged with meaningful work and a sense of purpose. Recruiting Gen Z is just as critical- here’s what you need to know: Gen Z Is Job Hopping: Here’s How to Adjust Your Recruiting Strategy
Albany Can Code is excited to host their first Employer Roundtable combined with their Spring 2021 Celebration of Talent event on Thursday, June 24 at 4-5:30pm via Zoom. Don’t miss this great event to discuss the workforce needs of the ever-changing tech industry, meet students and learn more about their newfound skillsets! Register, here.
Join Alaant and Groff NetWorks on 6/24 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.