Pearland company credits city’s diversity to attracting, recruiting and retaining talent

Houston’s designation as the most diverse city in the nation is a point of pride, and nearby Pearland is no exception. What has become an extremely relevant topic this summer is also a key factor in successful recruitment and retention: diversi.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 1st, 2020

Customized programs help leading company keep employees healthy and costs lower

Keeping employees healthy, happy and engaged while controlling health care costs can be a challenge for companies – but it’s crucial in recruiting and retaining the best talent. In 2017, Johnsonville LLC, a family-owned company founded in 1945 an.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 1st, 2019

Attracting and retaining professionals of color in the "whitest city" in America

A lack of diversity in Portland is hampering efforts by employers to attract and retain people of color. Research shows that retaining those employees is equally difficult. Here's what's being done to change that......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 31st, 2019

I"ve spent the last 20 years recruiting top talent for over 500 companies. Here are the 4 most important hiring criteria every company should prioritize.

Courtesy of Jay Rosenzweig Jay Rosenzweig is the founder of Rosenzweig & Company. He's an expert in designing, building, and attracting world-class teams. He says that while online services seem like they've changed the h.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 28th, 2019

One strategy for recruiting workers: Hire diverse

With the national unemployment rate low as it is, every company is in a war for talent.  As employers look for the top performers, one strategy could be the key to their success: hiring diverse.  The business case for diversity has been laid out i.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 2nd, 2018

3 tips for retaining the people that make your company exceptional

Attracting and retaining great talent has always been a challenging and somewhat elusive endeavor. Employers looking for a magic pill may turn to the latest trends in benefits and perks to compete in the ever-evolving war for talent. Unfortunately, t.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 1st, 2019

Atlanta company Ideas United moving to revitalized former prison complex

GlenCastle, the former city stockade, stables and farm, is being turned into 70,000 square feet of office space focused on attracting creative class companies......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 8th, 2020

MY VIEW: A company"s reputation rests on how it lays off staff

In these uncertain times business leaders face tough challenges. But how you handle your people-related decisions now will affect your brand and reputation for years to come. Attracting and retaining the best employees is always a challenge. A fe.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 21st, 2020

Fidelity Investments" diversity focus a boon to its talent pipeline

The Boston-based company opened a Jacksonville presence in 2006 and now has more than 1,300 First Coast employees......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 24th, 2020

8 companies offering up to $60,000 hiring bonuses right now

Many employers are now offering hiring bonuses in hopes of attracting and retaining the best talent. Job searching site Glassdoor lists companies that are offering bonuses up to $60,000 right now......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 18th, 2020

Personnel And Technology Costs Top The List Of Concerns Among Business Owners

The majority of small business owners are most concerned about the rising costs associated with attracting and retaining talent and the incre.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaJan 13th, 2020

How OBJ"s 2019 Best Places to Work firms describe their company culture

Each year, Orlando Business Journal recognizes the area's leading employers when it comes to attracting top talent and keeping their existing workforces happy and productive. And time is running out if you want to nominate a company for OBJ's 2020 Be.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 21st, 2019

Why you should market your company to potential employees

Finding talent is a key component in running a successful company. In many industries, especially technology, health care, and construction, the shortage of qualified workers makes recruiting difficult for employers. Larger companies have budget.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 20th, 2019

Stronger together: OBJ"s 2019 Diversity in Business Awards winners create welcoming environments for all

Diversity can help a company better reflect its customers and/or client base, plus it provides different perspectives that can generate more success and create a more vibrant workplace that, in turn, can attract and retain top talent......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 10th, 2019

Cover Story: How two out-of-towners became sold on KC — and what that means for the area

Two C-level executives at fast-rising RiskGenius had no connection to Kansas City before coming here, but now they love it. See how their experience fits into the broader narrative for the area in attracting tech talent......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 30th, 2019

San Mateo fintech expands HQ, hunts for expansion city

High-growth company is considering three or four cities for expansion as it looks for talent to fuel growth......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 19th, 2019

San Mateo fintech expands HQ, hunts for expansion city

High-growth company is considering three or four cities for expansion as it looks for talent to fuel growth......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 19th, 2019

Acquisition of Virginia management advisory firm has ripple effect in Arizona

The acquisition of a Virginia company by fast-growing Vaco LLC of Brentwood, Tennessee, will have some strong ripple effects in Arizona. The Wall Street Journal reported this week that Vaco, a talent-recruiting firm has bought MorganFranklin Consulting.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 10th, 2019

Treasury Department awards New Markets Tax Credits to KC organization

The U.S. Treasury Department awarded $50 million in New Markets Tax Credits to a community development corporation tied to Central Bank of Kansas City. The credits are a tool for attracting investment in distressed areas. CBKC CDC LLC won the cr.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 28th, 2019

5 Tips to Compete for Top Talent When You Can"t Pay Top Dollar

Emphasize your company's other strengths when recruiting employees......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsApr 24th, 2019

America"s tech hubs dominate, but some smaller cities are rising

Despite established urban tech hubs, some smaller cities are attracting high-tech jobs with lower living costs, unique talent pools, and geographic diversity......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralApr 21st, 2019