Mothers – The Missing Piece

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While binge-watching a little known 90s TV sitcom called Family Matters, I came across a scene that relates to what’s going on today. During one of the early episodes (episode 2 to be accurate), the Winslow’s are faced with a challenge: loss of income in a two-income family. Mrs. Winslow loses her job due to […]

How A Recruiting Company Handled COVID-19

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Kinetix is in the business of hiring people. Naturally, that means we’re a people-focused, communicative bunch, full of huggers and natural leaders. Because we’re so people-minded, we acted fast in the wake of COVID-19 sweeping the country. The global pandemic that is COVID-19 is not one, but a large family of viruses transmitted through both […]

Professions That Are Poised for a Women’s Revolution

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Did you know that women hold the majority of jobs in the United States? According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, women accounted for 50.04% of non-farming and self-employment jobs as of December 2019. Women are currently dominating positions centered around healthcare at around 80%. However, there are other fields such as construction and STEM […]

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 […]

We’re Offering More

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What Is An RPO? Easy! It’s “Recruitment Process Outsourcing.” When you have so many people to hire, you need to find someone to do the hiring for you. It’s encouraging when your company reaches that milestone. You take to the internet, you do more research, and you realize the options for this service are abundant. […]

Untapped Potential: HBCUs

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Did you know there is a whole population that remains untapped amongst many work industries? Be it Silicon Valley or Wall Street, a lack of a certain alma mater seems to be consistent, and what is that, you ask? Well, that would be talent from HBCUs. Otherwise known as Historically Black Colleges and Universities. Schools […]

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 […]

Kinetix’s Month-Long Celebration

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At Kinetix, we’re used to doing things bigger and better than the competition. This past December, we even applied that mantra to our employee celebrations. First, there was the annual pod decorating contest. To kick off the holiday spirit, our deskmates got together to devise the best design scheme (check out our social media for […]

Even Daenerys Needs a Job

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As a recruiter, let’s face it, sometimes you don’t have the easiest of jobs. What’s even harder is when you have to not only advocate for yourself, but your client and talent equally. So what happens when your advocacy is tested? What happens when you have to advocate against societal and recruitment biases? Let’s take […]

How to Beat the Gig Economy (Spoiler: You Can’t)

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Over the past handful of years, we’ve seen a massive increase in the number of people who have entered into the gig economy. According to The Federal Reserve, 3 in 10 adults were a part of the gig economy as of 2017. That number has certainly risen as we enter 2020. For example, there were […]