Creative Alignments Blog

Struggling to Hire and Retain Employees? You Need to Read This.

October 28, 2021

“Hiring is a cinch right now,” said no one lately. Nearly every thriving business is having a hard time finding the new employees they desperately need and keeping the ones they already have. Regardless of the

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4 Ways to Create a People-First Company Culture

September 24, 2021

Leaders know how important employees are to their business, but how many intentionally build people-centered cultures?People-first cultures are rooted in a philosophy that values people over profits. The ironic twist

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First Job Interview Tips

February 24, 2021

Facing your first professional interview can be intimidating. To help you prepare, we’ve collected important tips from our recruiters so that you stand out from the competition and increase your chances of getting

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Let Applicants Do The Work To Find The Best Candidates

October 19, 2020

Hiring is time consuming, starting with the daunting task of screening resumes. Short of having a recruiter do this work for you, here are simple ways you can set up your search to put some of the work in the

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Employers: 7 Critical COVID Considerations for In-Person Interviews

August 26, 2020

As if hiring and interviewing were not hard enough. COVID-19 has necessitated additional layers of planning, safety precautions, technology needs and potentially awkward conversations for both employers and

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Virtual Interviewing in the Time of COVID-19 (and Beyond)

April 03, 2020

In the past month, business owners and employees have all learned a lot about working remotely. Mastering teamwork across virtual communication platforms will be essential for a return to global economic security and

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Common Recruiting Mistakes You Can Easily Avoid

February 11, 2020

You’re really good at your job, but the time and energy it takes to add talent to your team can heap on loads of stress. As a hiring manager, you already have too much on your plate and a lot at stake. Most likely,

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11 Creative Listening Tips to Find the Right Candidate

February 11, 2020

As a business owner, you understand the critical importance of hiring employees who are a good cultural fit in your organization. Determining whether a candidate has the skills and ability to perform specific

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