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The 'Employee Value Proposition' Over the Years: The Search for a Middle Ground

October 19, 2012
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To celebrate Workforce's 90th anniversary, we're running a series of articles looking at important workforce-related issues with a then-and-now theme. This month, we look at the evolution of the “employment deal” between employers and employees. In December, we will switch gears and stop looking at the past and start looking toward the future.
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Yahoo's Executive Shake-up: a Timeline

October 9, 2012
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New CEO Marissa Mayer made key hires, mapped out talent plans before starting a brief maternity leave on Oct 1.
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Can You Handle Rejection?

October 4, 2012
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In the quest for the perfect candidate, many companies rely too much on software to weed out applicants, experts say. It could be one reason qualified candidates are being overlooked for good jobs.
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Awarding Companies for Engaging Candidates

October 4, 2012
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In 2011, the TalentBoard, a San Francisco not-for-profit founded by talent management experts, released its first set of Candidate Experience Awards, recognizing companies with model recruiting programs, and the board is in the process of selecting a second set of winners for 2012.
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Recruiting Orientation Guide

October 1, 2012
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Automakers Try New Recruiting Strategies to Fill Engineering Vacancies

October 1, 2012
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Threatened by a chronic shortage of engineers -- exacerbated by years of industry restructuring -- auto companies are having trouble filling job vacancies in Detroit now that the industry is coming back to health. That is particularly alarming for Detroit, a massive engineering hub for the entire industry.
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Background Screening Firms Face Increased Scrutiny

September 29, 2012
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In the wake of HireRight Solutions' $2.6 million penalty, background screening services are under greater scrutiny.
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