Employment-matching site Jobs for Humanity launched March 22 to connect historically underrepresented talent to employers.
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The U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) announced $87.5 million in grants to expand registered apprenticeships, with $40 million of that funding to be awarded to states that…
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Virtual interviewing became essential in 2020 for most companies when in-person job interviews were suddenly stopped due to social distancing orders.
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HR lavishes plenty of effort on onboarding. A new report suggests that lack of attention to the offboarding process may be hurting the organization’s brand image and the…
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States reported that 684,000 U.S. workers filed for new unemployment benefits during the week ending Mar. 20, a decrease of 97,000 after last week’s unexpected jump….
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​The House of Representatives on March 18 passed two bills that would establish paths to citizenship or legal status for millions of undocumented immigrants, including…
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States reported that 770,000 U.S. workers filed for new unemployment benefits during the week ending Mar. 13, an increase of 45,000 from the previous week’s revised…
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A design-oriented focus on the employee experience is the prevailing trend in HR technology.
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New legislation would encourage states to implement “ban-the-box” policies that prohibit employers from asking job applicants about their criminal history before an…
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