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How to Hire Seasonal Employees: Tips for the 2020 Holiday Season

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For industries like retail, increased demand for seasonal employees in Q4 is a holiday tradition as cherished as pumpkin pie. But 2020 is a year…

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2021 Planning: Virtual Workshop with Cultivate Advisors

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This past year business owners were left with the ultimate opportunity to become more nimble & creative than ever before. Heading into 2021, we’re focused…

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How to Create An Effective Employee Referral Program

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Recently, CareerPlug conducted a study of more than 10,000 companies, and we found that the best source of high-quality applicants for employers in all industries…

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Big O Tires Case Study

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CareerPlug interviewed Bill Moseley, a Regional Recruiter for a Big O Tires franchisee, to learn more about how an applicant tracking system helped solve his…

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Ask A Hiring Expert Resources

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Ask a Hiring Expert: Building a Compelling Careers Page

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Your careers page's is the hub of your employer brand. A strong careers site compels job seekers to apply while a weak one…

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Ask a Hiring Expert: How to Write a Job Posting (And Free Template)

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Your job posting is your first official gatekeeper. Consider the fact that job seekers may not even get to your company’s careers page—they may go…

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Ask a Hiring Expert: Best Hiring Practices

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Introducing CareerPlug’s Hiring Opinions As hiring experts, we at CareerPlug have developed what we call our Opinionated Approach to hiring.  This means we take a…

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Ask a Hiring Expert: How to Create an Exceptional Candidate Experience

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Editor’s Note: We have produced a brand new video to accompany this content.  Creating a positive candidate experience should be a top priority if you…

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Recruiting Strategy Resources

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How to Hire Seasonal Employees: Tips for the 2020 Holiday Season

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For industries like retail, increased demand for seasonal employees in Q4 is a holiday tradition as cherished as pumpkin pie. But 2020 is a year…

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How to Create An Effective Employee Referral Program

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Recently, CareerPlug conducted a study of more than 10,000 companies, and we found that the best source of high-quality applicants for employers in all industries…

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Why Hiring Managers Should Avoid One-Way Video Interviews

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There’s no denying that technology has improved hiring for both businesses and candidates alike. An applicant tracking system eliminates our spreadsheets and clogged email boxes….

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Home Care: A Guide to Recruiting Caregivers During COVID-19

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While COVID-19 business shutdowns have resulted in unemployment for many industries, the home health care industry is poised for growth.  We’ve asked Brandi Kurtyka, CEO…

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Hiring Research Resources

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2020 Candidate Experience Report

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Does candidate experience matter? In recent years, we’ve seen a positive trend emerging in recruitment strategies — a focus on candidate experience, which can be…

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COVID-19 Employment Report: Measuring the Impact on Workers

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In May 2020, CareerPlug surveyed 500 American workers across a range of industries to better understand how their employment and income have been affected by…

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2020 Recruiting Metrics: Benchmark Data by Industry

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At CareerPlug, we pride ourselves on being the Hiring Experts small businesses turn to for insight into best practices for recruiting. That’s why we’re excited…

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Webinar Resources

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Where Do We Go from Here? Hiring and Recruiting After COVID-19 (Webinar with Talent.com)

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There is no question that COVID-19 has impacted the way businesses hire and recruit in 2020. Have you taken the opportunity to evaluate who you…

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Fitness Hiring: How to Convert Your Customers into Hires (Webinar with F45 and Mindbody)

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CareerPlug teamed up with F45 Training and Mindbody to take a deep dive into recruiting for the fitness industry. In this webinar recorded in August…

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Coming Back Online: Hiring Trends and Opportunities in the COVID-19 Landscape (Webinar with ZipRecruiter)

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CareerPlug has partnered with ZipRecruiter to explore trends, challenges, opportunities in the COVID-19 landscape, as well as share hiring best practices for business owners to…

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Boomerang Hiring: How to Manage Staffing During Economic Upheaval (Webinar with Home Care Pulse)

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CareerPlug and Home Care Pulse have teamed up to take a deep dive into the current hiring landscape for the home care industry in the…

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