How to Cultivate a Killer Talent Community

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You recently read an article that said that you need to build a “talent community” to compete in today’s recruiting world. But how? Which was then followed by this thought: “Why do I need a talent community?” And now for the closer, a question too many recruiters have to Google these days: “What is a […]

What to Do After a Bad Interview

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As a recruiter, you know that getting your applicant to an interview is only half the battle. The rest of the fight comes after the in-person conversation. If the interview went well that’s great, pats on the back for you! But if it didn’t go as well as you dreamed, then that leaves you in […]

Hopping on the HR Bandwagon – The Importance of Employer Branding

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At Kinetix, our goal is to help our clients hire the best talent fast as they continue to grow. Our own marketing department, who specializes in the art of recruitment marketing and overall employer branding, lives by this mantra. Over the course of just two years, we have seen our marketing team triple in size […]

Kinetix Wants To Know…What Are YOU Thankful For?

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Ready or not, turkey season is upon us… You know, November, that time of year where the birds of honor get plump and your aunt starts dowsing herself in the strongest perfume she owns in preparation for the big family get together? It’s a time to focus on what we appreciate in our lives while […]

The Ink is Dry… on Your Skin.

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Prior to starting my marketing career, I was a nighttime shelf stocker in a grocery store. Since the job market at that time was terrible, there were several of us recent college grads who worked there. I became pretty good friends with another guy on my shift named Paul. Paul had recently graduated cum laude […]

HR Horror Stories 2018

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The spookiest day of the year is finally upon us, and we all know what that means – it’s time to be happily haunted by our favorite HR horror stories! We received some truly terrifying submissions and we believe that we have conjured the two best tales to tell in this festive feature blog post! […]

Navigating the #MeToo Movement in HR

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Gone are the days of accepting the In the Company of Men style wrongful acts of sexual harassment in the workplace. #MeToo has busted down the door of the misogynistic boy’s club that had abandoned women’s rights and safety for the luxury of feeding into the ego of “the man.” #MeToo has provided an ample, […]

Allison Han: Likeable, Without Even Trying!

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If you could pick an ideal colleague, what qualities would they have? Would they be a good communicator, a hard worker, authentic, helpful, or an amalgamation? If you ask her coworkers, Allison Han is thorough, persistent, incredible at maintaining relationships with clients, always on top of it, and an overall great employee to work alongside. […]

The Link Between Diversity and Creativity

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A world devoid of colors, textures, and flavors would be a world without inspiration, taste, and beauty. Diversity of thought creates those colors, textures, and flavors. It also creates profitability through creativity and innovation, extends companies’ reach, and creates opportunity for their teams. But what is diversity, really? Diversity in the workplace can look like […]

Project Management Tools For Top Performers

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“We need to remember what’s important in life: friends, waffles, work. Or waffles, friends, work. Doesn’t matter, but work is third” – Leslie Knope, Parks and Recreation.   If you, like Leslie, have a hard time prioritizing all of the important things on your plate, it might be time to look into project management tools […]