Employment and HR News - Page 12

Page 12 of Employment and HR News issued by the Send2Press® Newswire service.



STC International San Antonio Details the Best Types of Career Marketing Materials for Today’s Economy

SAN ANTONIO, Texas, Oct. 16 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — During these uncertain times, your career marketing materials are important components of your job search, says STC International, a leading career management and marketing firm headquartered in San Antonio, Texas. These materials fulfill different purposes for jobseekers and employers. In order to develop effective documents, it is necessary to understand their purpose from several perspectives.

Digital Hearing Aids Correct Hearing Loss and Prevent Job Loss

CORNELIUS, N.C., Oct. 15 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — With the uncertainty in today’s economy, job loss is a valid concern for everyone. And, for anyone struggling with a hearing impairment, the purchase of a modern digital hearing aid could preserve their career as well as their ability to hear; HearPod’s hearing aids can help.

KGA Inc. Receives Prestigious Award for Excellence in Workplace Flexibility

FRAMINGHAM, Mass., Oct. 9 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — KGA Inc., a human resources consulting firm based in Framingham, Mass., was named a recipient of the 2008 Alfred P. Sloan Award for Business Excellence in Workplace Flexibility. The award distinguishes KGA, along with other honorees, as having the most flexible and effective work practices and policies in Massachusetts and across the U.S.

USMotivation Named to Second Annual ‘CMI 25’ List by Corporate Meetings and Incentives Magazine

ATLANTA, Ga. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — USMotivation today announced that it has been named to the second annual “CMI 25” list of the industry’s largest and most influential full-service independent meeting and incentive travel management companies focused on the corporate market. Complied by Penton Media’s Corporate Meetings & Incentives(R) magazine, the leading information source for the $40.3 billion corporate meetings and events industry.

Invest in People Power to Fight Recession

NEW YORK, N.Y., July 24 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — North American business leaders believe that putting their faith in developing the skills and abilities of their workforce is the best way to reduce an organization’s exposure to the risk of recession, according to an international survey of senior business executives launched today by global business performance consultancy, McKinney Rogers.

ITS Advises Professional and Executive Job Hunters to Compete in Today’s Job Market, Use All Segments

DENVER, Colo., June 11 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — If you want to give yourself the best odds for winning a desirable job, make sure you aggressively compete in all 8 segments of today’s job market. ‘ITS is best known for providing openings, leads and contacts that will penetrate 85-percent of a job seeker’s market,’ Robert Gerberg added, ‘but all market segments are avenues to opportunities. Exposure in each of them will give you many more options. With today’s competition, you need to plan on generating a lot of interest in your talents.’

ITS Advises Job Seekers Don’t Proceed Without Pinpointing Your Job Hunting Goals

DENVER, Colo., June 10 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — ‘Many people have marketable assets and skills… but fail to go after the right occupations and job titles,’ stated Bob Gerberg at ITS headquarters. ‘It may surprise you,’ he said, ‘but many people pursue the wrong job titles. However, if their transferable skills are clarified, they can be repositioned for different goals, and sometimes for much more advancement than they thought possible.’

Nonprofit Executives Converge on Washington, DC to Address Workforce Crisis Facing the Sector

WASHINGTON, D.C., May 20 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — The 2008 Nonprofit Human Resources Conference to be held in Washington, DC on September 28 – 29, 2008, hosted by Nonprofit HR Solutions, is the first of a series of annual events designed to bring together nonprofit human resources practitioners, executives, thought leaders, and researchers from diverse organizations nationwide. Attendees will address the significant human resources challenge facing the nonprofit sector.

Random Negotiating Won’t Pay Dividends – ITS Provides Proven Rules for Job Hunters

DENVER, Colo., May 7 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — ‘Once a job offer is made, a lot of people think they have no basis for negotiating,’ said Bob Gerberg at the Denver headquarters of ITS, ‘but they would be surprised, with the right approach, that they can often secure compensation packages beyond what they thought was is possible. A key point to remember is that negotiating more at the start of a job can turn into a substantial amount of increased earnings.’

Random Interviewing Teaches Little says ITS

DENVER, Colo., May 6 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — ‘When you’re invited for a job interview, it pays to be prepared, and part of being prepared is knowing ahead of time how you’re going to do certain things that will give you a competitive advantage,’ contends Bob Gerberg of ITS, at the firm’s Denver headquarters.

Random Job Hunting Doesn’t Work and ITS Gives 15 Surefire Rules for Professional and Executive Job Hunters

DENVER, Colo., May 5 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — ‘The first rule is to compete in all 8 segments of today’s job market,’ advises Bob Gerberg of ITS, at the firm’s Denver headquarters. ‘ITS is best known for providing all the openings, leads and contacts a job seeker will need,’ he added, ‘but in our advanced strategies section we instruct job seekers in all 15 Rules for Success.’

Long Term Care Insurance: A Company Benefit That Protects Employees of All Ages, Says LTC Financial Partners

KIRKLAND, Wash., April 28 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — James Barclay is living evidence of how vital long term care insurance can be for all employees, not just senior ones. When James joined a major telephone company, he was only 32 and in great shape, climbing mountains and swimming 60 laps a day. His company covered him with a long term care policy, a benefit he thought he would never need until much older.

Breakthrough in Handwriting Analysis Leads to Revolutionary Hiring Tool

TEMECULA, Calif., March 19 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Written Inc. has developed a breakthrough technology which has led to the first significant improvement to the 150-year-old science of handwriting analysis. This week, the company released the latest version of their personality assessment tool, Candidate Insight(TM).

Inventis Launches Robust Executive Career Marketing Service and Tax-Free Solar Energy Opportunity

LEWES, Del., March 17 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Multi-disciplined management consultancy, Inventis Inc, today launched an executive career marketing service for American executives and a solar energy investment initiative in Italy. The executive resume-building, resume marketing service and Italian solar energy opportunities use principles not common to its competitors in either industry.

Visionsoft Releases Software to Increase Workplace Productivity

MOUNTAIN LAKES, N.J., March 13 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Frustrated by employees who surf the net on company time? Many social network sites are designed to create an addictive routine and people find it difficult to stay away. Chronos, a new software package developed by Visionsoft, allows employers to control what sites employees can use and when.

Greater Boston HR Consulting Firm Hires New Account Executive

FRAMINGHAM, Mass., Feb. 27 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — KGA Inc., a human resources consulting firm based in Framingham, Mass., has hired Betsy Pratt as its account executive. According to KGA President Kathleen Greer, the newly created position involves overseeing approximately half of the company’s Employee Assistance Program (EAP) accounts, as well as improving upon and building new client relationships.

Interim HealthCare Honors Social Workers During the Month of March

SUNRISE, Fla., Feb. 26 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Interim HealthCare, one of the nation’s largest home care and health care staffing companies, proudly recognizes the important role Social Workers play in home care, hospice and hospitals throughout the year and during National Social Work Month.

Greater Boston HR Company Faces Pandemic Potential Head-On, Tests Crisis Plan During Storm

FRAMINGHAM, Mass. – Feb. 20 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — It’s the worst-case scenario: a dangerous outbreak, a devastating man- or nature-driven disaster. KGA Inc., a Greater Boston human resources consulting firm, appreciates the potential for a crisis to affect not only its clients, but also its own internal operations. On January 14, 2008, KGA Inc. tested a plan to ensure the company remains operational in the event a pandemic or catastrophe prevents employees from accessing its Framingham, Mass., headquarters.

Protecting Productivity at the Worksite in Challenging Times

KIRKLAND, Wash. – Jan. 30 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — In uncertain times, older, experienced employees are the ones companies want to keep. But these seasoned people may leave of their own accord. Or they may start taking time off. Why? ‘A large percentage have aging parents who break a hip or develop dementia, suddenly needing constant attention,’ says Mario Sestito, Director of Business Development for LTC Financial Partners.

deverus, Inc. Presents the Background Screening Industry with an Indispensable I-9 Data Verification Automation

AUSTIN, Texas – Jan. 11 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — deverus, the leader in background screening technology, has recently released one of the latest must-haves in the industry, I-9 verification automation. For those companies that want to stay in compliance with ever-changing laws and regulations, I-9 data verification automation is essential.

Online Employee Benefits Website Launched for Employers – HowellDIRECT(TM)

WILKES-BARRE. Pa. – Dec. 4 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Howell Benefit Services, Inc. (Howell), with offices in northeastern and central Pennsylvania recently introduced HowellDIRECT(TM), a turnkey, web-based employee benefit solution for small and mid-size employers. The product was released on the internet this month and is available to employers in Pennsylvania, New York and New Jersey. Expansion to other states is scheduled for 2008.

Always Best Care Senior Services Expands into Colorado Springs, Colorado

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – Nov. 1 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Always Best Care Senior Services has expanded into the Colorado Springs, Colorado area. America’s premier In-Home Care, Assisted Living Placement Service, and Personal Response Company, is proud to announce seniors in Colorado Springs can now rely on Always Best Care Senior Services for outstanding care.

HotGigs Welcomes Consultant Member 100,000 to its Online Staffing Exchange Corporation

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. – Oct. 2 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — HotGigs Inc., an innovative provider of staffing solutions and services, announced that it achieved a membership milestone on the HotGigs Staffing Exchange, when Minneapolis-based business planning and management consultant Craig Kalscheur registered as the 100,000th consultant member.

A&A Screening Solutions Pulls Ahead of The Competition in the Background Screening Industry by Utilizing deverus’ New MX Advance Software Solution

AUSTIN, Texas – Sept. 26 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — deverus Inc., the leader in background screening technology, today announced the signing of the first client onto the MX Advance version of their newest and most innovative software for background screening, enterpriseMX. After being on the ZipTuit platform with deverus for the past 3 years, A&A Screening Solutions will now be operating on enterpriseMX Advance and will benefit in many ways from the numerous strategic features included in this system.

Howell and ADP Sign Service Provider Agreement

WILKES-BARRE, Pa. – Sept. 13 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Howell Benefit Services, Inc. (Howell) located in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania recently signed an exclusive, multi-year service provider agreement with ADP Major Accounts Services, part of the Employer Services Division of Automatic Data Processing (ADP). Howell will distribute, install and support ADP HR Benefits Solution.

Protingent Staffing to Offer Franchise Opportunities in Select Markets

SEATTLE, Wash. – July 24 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Protingent Staffing, a Pacific Northwest leader in technology staffing today announced plans to expand service in select markets through franchise ownership. This expansion model was chosen to leverage the franchisee owner’s familiarity with their local labor market and business climate, giving them a competitive edge.

Rinker and Associates Expands Career Coaching Services to Assist New College Graduates

SACRAMENTO, Calif. – July 11 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Rinker and Associates, a career coaching and consulting business focused on baby boomers, has expanded its services to address the needs of recent college graduates. More than 1.5 million new college grads will make their way into the real world this year. While their baby boomer parents are managing an ’empty nest’ transition, new grads are struggling with their own transition into the ‘real world.’

deverus, Inc. Named one of Central Texas’ Best Places to Work

AUSTIN, Texas – May 29 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — deverus, the leader in background screening technology, today announced that it has been recognized by the Austin Business Journal for being one of the 2007 Best Places to Work in Central Texas. The Austin Business Journal holds the contest annually.

Webcast to Help Companies Cope with Absenteeism, Attrition, and Reduced Productivity Associated with the Aging of the American Workforce

KIRKLAND, Wash. – Apr. 16 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — On April 24th at 1 PM (Eastern Time) LTC Financial Partners, the nation’s most experienced long term care insurance brokerage, will sponsor a webcast titled ‘Helping Employees and Pre-Retirees: Managing Productivity and Finances.’

deverus, Inc. Announces ESS as their 2006 Client of the Year

AUSTIN, Texas – Apr. 13 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — deverus today announced Employment Screening Services (ESS) as the Client of the Year for 2006. This high honor is announced annually and is based on growth, innovation, and industry leadership. ESS’s formula for success is simple: they leverage technology and focus on delivering the right screening products to HR, and then back it by great customer service.

The Magic of Ownership: Why Top Long Term Care Insurance Agents Are Flocking to LTC Financial Partners

KIRKLAND, Wash. – Apr. 10 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — On March 15th LTC Financial Partners, the nation’s most experienced long term care insurance brokerage, paid its owners over $1,000,000 in dividends. So? Consider who the owners are: the agents who place the business!

HireSuite to Appear on Alexander Haig’s 21st Century Business TV Series – Featured on Bravo and CNBC Networks

HOUSTON, Texas – Feb. 27 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Intelli-Source, LLC announces the appearance of HireSuite on ’21st Century Business’ hosted by General Alexander Haig. In an ever shrinking labor market, competition is heating up among organizations looking to hire the best talent. HireSuite is regulating the rising temperature by offering a complete line of HR solutions and exceeding all expectations.

HotGigs Inc. Enhances Website with Web 2.0 Features to Further Streamline the Staffing Supply Chain

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. – Jan. 31 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — HotGigs Inc., an innovator in web-based staffing solutions, has upgraded its online staffing exchange HotGigs.com, adding new tools and capabilities, such as the ability to compare billable hourly rates for a large variety of consulting professions.

New Profit-Boosting Tool for Human Resource Managers – Long Term Care Educational Program that Could Add Millions to Bottom Lines

KIRKLAND, Wash. – Oct. 31 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — A new tool called the LTC Outreach and Education Program(TM) (LTCOEP(TM)) promises to help human resource managers change their departments from cost centers to profit centers. The program does its bottom-line magic by helping employees cope with the productivity-draining prospect of caring for family members, such as aging parents, who can no longer care for themselves.

HotGigs Inc. Launches ContractCentral, Contract Workforce Management Solution

DALLAS, Texas – Oct. 25 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — HotGigs Inc., an innovator in web-based staffing solutions, today announced ContractCentral(TM), a service that helps companies strategically manage their contingent workforce, reduce staffing costs and increase time-to-fill efficiency. ContractCentral automates the sourcing process and streamlines contract management and time invoicing across a company’s preferred staffing vendor network.

Techlink Northwest Announces Name Change to Protingent Staffing

BELLEVUE, Wash. – Oct. 16 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Techlink Northwest, a leading technical staffing firm announced that effective immediately they will be doing business as Protingent Staffing. The name change will include all of the company’s branch offices.

New Employment Website Launches Focusing on the Healthcare Information Technology Segment

ATLANTA, Ga. – Oct. 10 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Med IT Jobs, meditjobs.com, announces the formal launch of its job website focusing on employment in the healthcare information technology market. This follows a trend of other niche-oriented websites that have been developed to streamline the recruiting process by allowing job-seekers to connect with employers who look for specific experience in a market, in this case Healthcare Informatics.

Jobs2Web Optimizes Jobs for Top Placement in Search Engines, Driving Candidates Directly to Corporate Career Sites

CHICAGO, Ill. – Oct. 4 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — HotGigs(R) Inc. (BOOTH E) announced HotGigs Jobs2Web(TM), a revolutionary job marketing tool that uses search engine optimization to drive Internet-based jobseekers to corporate career Websites. The launch, announced at the Human Resource Executive’s 9th Annual HR Technology Conference & Exhibition, formally releases a product that’s been successful in beta and pre-release.

Electronic Signatures – deverus Speaking on ‘The What, Why and How as it Relates to Background Checks’

AUSTIN, Tex. – Sept. 28, 2006 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — deverus’ Todd Salmi is scheduled to speak at the 2006 Annual Pre-Employment Screeners Conference. At the 2006 Annual Pre-Employment Screeners Conference being held in Clearwater Florida on November 12 through the 15, Todd Salmi will be speaking about Electronic Signatures and their use in the employment screening process.

deverus Introduces the Next Step in the ‘deverus Instant Advantage’ Program

AUSTIN, Tex. – Sept. 27 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — deverus launches the Insight Upsell, a new tool for increasing HR departments’ understanding of the role that instant searches play in the background check process, a tool that will allow screening companies grow the instant side of their business.