5 Ways to Get Your Employees Excited About Meetings

June 27th, 2012

Do you often hear moans and groans as everyone gathers in the meeting room?  I’m sure you hear this all the time especially for those mandatory weekly meetings.  Employees just do not like meetings. PERIOD.  As a manager, I am sure this is very frustrating, ...

Five Tips for working with Recruiters and Recruiting Agencies

March 23rd, 2012

It’s still a tough economy out there. Last month, the unemployment rate rose to 9.2%. Maybe you’re one of the millions out of work and hunting for a job. You’ve tried job boards, employer’s websites, and called everyone you know. Still no luck. Maybe it’s time you ...

References: The Keys to Choosing and Using the Best Job References in Your Job Search

March 6th, 2012

by Randall S. Hansen, Ph.D. If you're like most job-seekers, you may not have put much thought into whom you'll want to use as references when potential employers request them. We're often so busy polishing our resumes and cover letters, researching the companies, and preparing for interviews, that ...

What to expect from the job market in 2012

January 16th, 2012

Written by Matt Ferguson, CEO of CareerBuilder "Copyright January 2, 2012" In getting America back to work, the bottom line has been and will continue to be slow and steady growth. Recovery has been gradual since mid-2009, and it will persist in this way over the next year. But that ...

How to Choose the Right Staffing and Recruiting Firm

October 25th, 2010

Many companies find themselves deciding whether or not to staff externally.  If your company is debating this issue, then this blog is a must read! Consider the actual hiring and recruiting employees on your own. You might just be surprised at how much your company can spend ...

Trends for the Second Half of 2010

August 22nd, 2010

Second Half of 2010?! Conde Group is ready for what you have in store! 1. Emerging Jobs Employers are looking for personnel to fill emerging positions that are relatively new to the workforce.  Twenty-four percent reported they are recruiting for jobs focused on areas such as social media, green energy, ...

Ways to Prepare for an Important Job Interview

July 7th, 2010

Conde Group presents: Ways to Prepare for an Important Job Interview Before going in for an interview, not only should you research the company/position you are interviewing for but take some time to identify your strengths. 1. Technical Skills—Think about the skills and experiences you have that ...

Experts Speaking of trends: Technology in 2010 & Beyond

June 9th, 2010

During 2010, a huge trend in the staffing and recruiting industry hit….Social Media.  With social media having a huge impact on job searching, it is important to make sure that you are doing screening above-board.  Social media sites are very useful when solely using Facebook, LinkedIn, etc ...

As Quarter 2 continues….

May 26th, 2010

At the end of quarter 1 of 2010, there were speculations of job forecasts for Q2, let's look at a few of them....   First off, for the third consecutive quarter, more employers are projecting they will increase headcount in the next three months, while fewer employers are expecting staff cuts.  ...

HOT Jobs

April 26th, 2010

Hi Everyone! My goal is to talk to everyone out there about the job market and how it is specifically increasing and what type of Jobs are HOT right now! So let’s start with WEB DEVELOPERS!  Web Development is in the air… Every company wants a good developer ...