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Struggling to hire?

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If you’re an employer struggling to recruit and retain workers this year, you’re not alone. The latest Job Openings and Labor Turnover Summary report from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics shows that job openings in February remained near record

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Hiring help for small businesses

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Hiring the right employees is one of the hardest tasks for small business owners—especially during the current labor shortage—but it’s also essential for success. Did you know that CareerOneStop’s Business Center offers tools and information on best practices for the

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Should you require vaccines for your employees?

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To help employers navigate the complex and changing landscape, the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) offers advice on the pros and cons of requiring vaccines or testing, as well as the potential alternatives to vaccine mandates.

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Trouble finding workers? Check out these 8 recruiting strategies

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National unemployment numbers are falling, but in our current labor market, job openings continue to outpace available job applicants.

For businesses in need of workers, knowing where—and how—to search for the right talent is key.

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Looking for a job in healthcare?

Overall, healthcare employment took a big hit during COVID shutdowns, but many hospitals and clinics are hiring critical care providers.

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Need to post job openings? Try your state job bank

Job banks offer an easily accessible online location for organizations to post job openings, and job seekers to search and apply for open positions.

Posting your job openings on online job boards can get your positions in front of high numbers of job seekers.

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Start your 2019 career plan

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If you’re ready to start 2019 with a new career plan, make a glimpse of the job market your starting line.

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How to create effective job descriptions

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Are you ready to expand your workforce? Or maybe hire your very first staff person?

A well-written job description is one of the most important documents you’ll use in recruiting and managing your employees.

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Rescue your resume from oblivion

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Is there anything more frustrating than sending out your thoughtfully-crafted resume to apply for one job after another – and never hearing back?

Take steps to rescue your resume from the screening trap and get it into the hands of a hiring authority.

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Networking? Start using social media!

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Even though networking is a very effective job search method, it can be daunting to pick up the phone or walk into a room and start talking.

Online networking offers another way to reach a large group of people who can power up your job search.

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