Employee Onboarding Tips for Remote Employees

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Strategies for Improving Productivity, Engagement, and Retention from Day One Getting employee onboarding right is challenging enough when the employee is working in the office, surrounded by their new colleagues and with their new manager readily available. In a remote working environment, this challenge is even more acute. Did you know that a new hire…

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Top Hiring Challenges and How to Overcome Them

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Removing Roadblocks to Hire Your Ideal Candidates In a candidate-driven market, there are many hiring challenges that companies face ─ especially when hiring for more senior or project-critical roles. Your competitiveness relies on having the best people working for you – and to do this you must overcome the challenges that exist when recruiting in…

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Virtual Leadership: How to Manage and Motivate a Remote Team

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Tips to Help Build and Develop a High-Performing Virtual Team Being an effective manager is demanding, but virtual leadership comes with a whole different set of challenges. Working remotely is no longer uncharted territory: Research from Owl Labs has found that around 62% of workers between ages 22 and 65 work remotely at least occasionally.…

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Creative Ways to Retain Employees in a Candidate-Driven Market

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Top Talent Want More Than a Paycheck Is the Great Resignation damaging your organization? Are you losing your best people faster than you can hire the skills and experience to drive your business to its goals? Thanks to the pandemic and the Great Resignation, many organizations are struggling with how to keep top talent. The…

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Why It Is Crucial to Manage Fear of Uncertainty at Work

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How to Deal with Uncertainty and Thrive in Your Professional and Personal Life Fear of uncertainty can stifle our careers, especially in creative jobs. And there has rarely, if ever, been more uncertainty at work than there is today. Our economy is inundated with threats. The Ukrainian conflict. Rising interest rates. Out-of-control inflation. Supply chain…

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What Has the Pandemic Taught Us About Staffing in Technology and Creative Jobs?

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7 Lessons to Help Businesses Hire More Effectively in the ‘New Normal’ As the pandemic crisis recedes, many businesses are struggling to hire and retain talented employees for technical jobs and creative roles. At least in part, this is because the disparities between what is important to employees and what employers offer have had the…

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Why You Must Move Faster to Hire Talent into Creative Jobs

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Is Your Hiring Process Sending Talent to Your Competitors? Are you finding it challenging to hire for your creative jobs? Do you miss out on the best candidates? It’s tougher to hire the talent you need today. The skills shortage is the highest it has been for a decade, with 69% of employers struggling to…

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What Will Creative Industry Jobs Look Like in the New Normal?

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The Pandemic Accelerated Change. What Should We Expect Now? When the Covid pandemic hit, the effect on the creative industry jobs was pivotal. Creative firms had to adapt immediately, and on a huge scale. In-person collaboration to discuss strategy, present on ideas, and brainstorm next steps had been considered irreplaceable. Suddenly all these ways of…

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