Reference Check Questions that Work!

I am heartbroken. Anna McCarthy has gone off to college. My life has just taken a turn and I feel it may not be for the better. Let me explain. I have known Anna since she was five years old when her family moved onto our street. I met her on Halloween when she came…

Don’t Ask These Illegal Interview Questions

Employment discrimination is a sensitive topic. Unfortunately, the interview process presents many opportunities for employees to unknowingly ask candidates questions that could violate discrimination laws. For the record, U.S. law prohibits discrimination by age, race, gender, national origin, citizenship, disabilities, marital status, sexual orientation, arrest and conviction record, military discharge status and pregnancy status. While…

7 Employer Branding Questions to Ask Yourself

You know you have a strong employer brand when candidates are empowered with information and you’re naturally attracting the best employees. To prospective employees, your employer brand delivers a powerful answer to the question “Why work here?” To current employees, it inspires trust, loyalty, and improved productivity. As you work to build your employer brand,…