Spreading Happiness with Creative Backgrounds in your RingCentral Meetings

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A lot of us were thrown into work from home over the last few weeks. Some of us had at home workstations pre-COVID-19, but others of us might not have that luxury. If you’re worried about your makeshift office background in virtual meetings, don’t worry any longer. Video meeting platforms have options for you to […]

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. […]

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 […]

Virtual and Augmented Reality: The Next Frontier in Recruiting

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There was a time when virtual and augmented reality were mostly associated with video games. After going through the usual pitfalls with technology limitations and a limited (yet curious) audience, the technology is more mainstream than ever. Let’s talk about how your company could take advantage of AR and VR for recruiting. Outside Looking In […]

The Remote Life for Sylvia Cheung

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Not everyone works well in office environments, and here at Kinetix, it’s something we’ve learned to work around and adjust to. That is why we have recruiters who work from home like Sylvia Cheung. For Sylvia, the work from home aspect of Kinetix has been a great opportunity for her career growth. What sets working […]

OOO Messages That Will Actually Get People to Leave You Alone

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What’s worse than getting a work-related email while far away from your desk enjoying your PTO? Incessantly receiving emails because your out-of-office (OOO) message is inefficient and doesn’t share enough of the essential details.   Sure, we say we aren’t going to worry about work while OOO, but unless you’re already on your Midsommar retreat in […]

Who Answers Phones Anymore? 5 Voicemail Tips to Warrant a Return Call

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Business moves at the speed of light in today’s business world. We are doing more with less, and electronic communication is a fact of life. But realistically, we cannot answer every telephone call that comes in, no matter how much we’d like to. That’s where voicemail comes in. Whether you are a recruiter looking to […]

3 Easy Ways to Improve Your Careers Site

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You have open jobs. People want them. Seems simple enough, right? Yet, for some reason, it never is. Building and maintaining your employer brand takes self-reflection, hard work, and a firm commitment to the values and image you present to your candidate market via your careers page and social media presence. It can be daunting, […]

You’ve Got Errors: How to Avoid Making the Email Mistakes That We Are All Tired of Seeing.

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For most of us, our days start and end with emails. Some of it is spam, some of it is important, some of it is from companies you’ve never subscribed to before–either way, our days are inundated with emails from dawn to dusk. Email has been around for longer than most of us–“us” as in […]

Recruitment Texting: How To Ride The New Wave

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What’s the first thing you do when you wake up and get out of bed every day? Look at your phone, right? How many notifications or text messages do you wake up to in the morning? It’s safe to say that, every morning, most people are rolling over and checking their phones even before they […]