Adjusting Your Career Site for COVID-19

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Every industry in the world has been upended by COVID-19. Whether they are suffering from decreased business, like brick and mortar stores, or an overwhelming demand, like Amazon, nothing is “business as usual” right now. One piece of “business-unusual” that effects almost every industry at the moment is hiring. In hiring, adjusting recruitment marketing strategies […]

Boosting Team Morale from Home

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Rallying your team is already difficult, but to do it remotely during a world-wide pandemic – you’re kidding me, right? No. Now is the time (if you haven’t already) to assess morale. This isn’t a good situation for anyone, except maybe toilet paper manufacturers and video communication providers, and there’s nothing more I can tell […]

A Recruiter’s Response to Remote Life

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Suffice to say, we didn’t imagine the world we find ourselves currently in. But because we’re Kinetix and we know quality, we were able to roll with the punches by keeping our recruiters remote and healthy. I recently connected with Grant Peacock (one of our Recruiting Managers who can only be described as someone who […]

Declassified WFH Survival Guide

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Odds are if you’re working, you’re working from home. (Except for those angels working on the front-line.) Most of us have transitioned to being at home 24/7. While that sounds great for some people (such as introverts or those who like working in their man/she caves and basements) it’s thrown a wrench in their psyche. […]

Organizational Tips for the Remote Recruiter

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Remote work offers a better work-life balance and allows businesses to hire the best talent, even if they can’t physically be in office each day. If you aren’t already working remotely, odds are you will one day. There’s been a 159% growth in remote work over the last 12 years, according to a recent study […]

Social Media Presence: Putting the “Fun” in Recruitment Marketing Funnel

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According to CareerArc, 55% of job seekers find social and professional networks to be the most useful resource during a job search. We’re not in Kansas anymore, Toto. The professional recruitment landscape has completely changed from the way it was in the olden days. Millennials are quickly becoming the rock-solid foundation of the U.S. workforce […]

Recruitment Conferences to Make You Smarter

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Just like any other industry, in Recruitment, Talent Acquisition, HR, etc. you have to remain on top of your game. How do you remain on top of your game? Training, continuing education and development, and attending conferences. Conferences and recruitment events are great, they give you a chance to network, learn new methods, get a […]

Reset Yourself for 2020

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The new year is here, and like many, it’s time for us all to reset ourselves–not only at home but at work. This reset is the difference between your stagnant complacency carried over from the previous year and the boost into the new atmosphere of your career. Looking for a better job, more pay, or […]

Finding Success in the Gig Economy: The New Employment Era

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Finding a job is no easy task–especially in this day and age. That is one of the reasons why more than one third of workers (or 57 million) in the United States have turned to look for work in the gig economy. If you’re unsure of what it means to work in a gig economy, […]

Adventures in Working from Home: Ian Koh Edition

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In a perfect world, where would you work? What would your work set-up look like? With many companies transitioning their workers and/or workplaces to the virtual side, I’m certain many of us have pondered these questions. If you work from home, plan to soon, or you’re just inquisitive like me, you’ve probably also wondered, “What […]