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How Do We Effectively Recruit Our Next Execs?

October 27, 2011
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What steps do we take to develop an effective executive-selection process? —Changes at the Top, Director of Staffing and Selection, St. Louis
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New Tool Gauges Cost Benefits When Hiring Disabled Workers

October 25, 2011
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The tool focuses on three federal tax incentive programs: the Work Opportunity Credit, which can provide a maximum $2,400 tax credit; the Disabled Access Credit, which helps small businesses defray the cost of providing special equipment; and the Architectural Barrier Removal Tax Deduction, which provides a deduction of up to $15,000 for the removal of architectural and transportation barriers to persons with disabilities and senior citizens.
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Building a Sales Team Starts With the First Impression

October 24, 2011
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Success is the bottom line, but before the first call, experts say look at a candidate's appearance and pay attention to your initial reaction. Once they're on the team, train, train and train some more.
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Almost Half of All New Doctors Get 100 Job Offers

October 6, 2011
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Despite the favorable job market, some new doctors are unhappy about their choice of profession. The survey found that 28 percent said they would select another field if they had to do their education over again.
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The Last Word: Mindful of Millennials

October 4, 2011
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I thought it would be enlightening to hear from people who share some of the same attributes as younger millennials but managed to get a jump on their careers before the recession.
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2011 Game Changer: Sara Sutton Fell

September 29, 2011
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Founder and CEO, FlexJobs, Boulder, Colorado
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Trader Scandal May Hamstring UBS' Recruiting

September 26, 2011
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The $2.3 billion loss the London-based trader allegedly managed to accumulate will make things difficult for the bank's wealth management business, recruiters said.
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Group Seeks to Replace America’s Job Bank Web Site

September 16, 2011
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A private-sector group is hoping to help employers cope with the planned death of America’s Job Bank—for a fee.
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McDonald’s Faces Teen Labor Shortage

September 16, 2011
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The declining number of teenage job seekers presents a super-size challenge for McDonald’s, where 40 percent of the top 50 managers—including CEO James Skinner—worked their way up from the cash register or fry vat, and which more than ever needs qualified workers to keep service from bogging down in an era of computerized cash registers and electronic ovens.
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Accountants Grim on Job Prospects, but Most Think They Won’t be Laid Off

September 16, 2011
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The financial crisis isn’t just sapping banks’ balance sheets. It’s also undermining finance workers’ confidence.
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