Legacy applicant tracking system platforms have long been the targets of scorn by recruiters for their inflexibility, cumbersome functions and disregard for the…
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States reported that 744,000 U.S. workers filed for new unemployment benefits during the week ending Apr. 3, an increase of 16,000 from the previous week. The total…
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Artificial intelligence (AI) tools flooding the HR technology marketplace can bring great value to organizations but also carry significant legal risks if not managed…
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Jobseekers can use initial phone interviews to convince employers of their talents and skills. This is an important conversation that can lead to more interviews and job…
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While most employees will likely return to their offices after the COVID-19 crisis ends, many want to continue as remote workers, leading them to look for the companies,…
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States reported that 719,000 U.S. workers filed for new unemployment benefits during the week ending Mar. 27, an increase of 61,000 after last week’s pandemic-era low.
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Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker signed the Employee Background Fairness Act into law March 23, prohibiting employers in the state from disqualifying job applicants with…
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President Joe Biden will reportedly allow the ban blocking temporary foreign workers from coming into the United States expire March 31. Former President Donald Trump…
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Despite a pandemic and a recession, most college students appear optimistic about finding jobs after graduation, according to a new survey. However, they aren’t being…
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Career and hiring experts are advising these job seekers not to panic about the employment gaps in their work history as they re-enter the workforce this year. Instead,…
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