Category: Employment News

6 Trends in Nurse Staffing for 2019

Nurse staffing continues to be a challenge for hospitals around the US as the aging population and influx in patients contribute to the national nursing shortage. Hospitals are feeling financial pain caused by the shortage, according to a report by

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Do your employees have adequate eyesight to drive?

Road Safety Week, 18 to 24 November 2019 Our latest has found nearly half of employers are concerned that employees who drive during the…D18th Nov 2019 By Jim Lythgow Director of Strategic Alliances Source: HR Zone | Apply: Do your

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Australia – Ignite to sell subsidiary’s Hong Kong business

Australian recruitment firm Ignite (IGN:ASX) announced that its subsidiary Lloyd Morgan will sell 100% of Lloyd Morgan Hong Kong. Lloyd Morgan stated that it has agreed to sell Lloyd Morgan’s Hong Kong business to current Chief Executive Officer of Lloyd

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India – Majority of employers forecast a hiring surge in the next 12 months

The majority, or 84%, of Indian organisations are expecting a hiring surge in the coming 12 months, according to a report from background screening firm HireRight. HireRight’s report, ‘2019 India Employment Screening Benchmark Report’, found that fewer companies in India

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Hong Kong – Jobless rate increases as economic conditions worsen

The seasonally adjusted unemployment rate in Hong Kong increased from 2.9% in the period from July to September 2019 to 3.1% for the period from August to October 2019, according to the latest labour force statistics published by the Hong Kong Census and Statistics

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Australia – Casual workers for broadcaster ABC to receive back pay from next month (Brisbane Times)

Approximately 2,000 current and former casual employees for the Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) will start receiving back pay from next month, with the outstanding entitlements expected to cost the public broadcaster millions of Australian dollars, reports Brisbane Times. In January

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Biometric Resumes are Coming Soon to an Interview Near You

Should your resume be one page or two? Well, that kind of thinking is soo… 1999. If you want to be in line with what’s happening in 2020 and beyond, start thinking about your biometric resume. What’s a biometric resume

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EVP, Sports Fans and Technology

Draftkings, is probably best-known for its fantasy sports contests – football or soccer if you’re in the UK, basketball and even tennis are just some of the sports they offer fantasy leagues in. So having fans of your company is

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Want To Dominate Recruiting In Your Industry? – Adopt Silicon Valley’s Critical Success Factors (Part 2 of 2)

This article spells out a road map for dominating recruiting in your industry. Last week’s part one covered the top 20 strategic shifts and elements for building a significant competitive advantage in recruiting. This final part highlights the last two

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55 Job Sites to Find your Next Hire

If you are a small business owner finding the perfect candidate to fill a position can be time-consuming and very expensive, but it doesn’t have to me. Due to the fact that small business has a much smaller budget than

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