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5 Traits of Committed Employees

  • By: Brett Knowles
  • On Sep 28, 2021 11:23:00 AM
15 min read

5 Traits of Committed Employees

Employment today looks a lot different than it used to. Employees, especially millennials and Gen Zers, no longer join a company and commit to it until retirement like many baby boomers did. While bab...

Beyond Competitive Wages: The Top Benefits that Help You Attract and Keep Employees

Businesses across the U.S. are increasing their starting hourly wage as the competition for hourly workers intensifies. Amazon recently announced that they will be offering a starting pay of $18 an ho...

6 Tips to Find the Perfect Hire

The perfect hire is every recruiter’s dream—a dream that stays with them every time there’s an open position. Hiring the perfect employee enriches your work environment and culture. It’s also highly p...

Finding the Workers You Want: Understanding the Modern Workforce

Your markets are bustling. Your KPIs are kicking. All signs point toward growth. As an HR Manager, this means it’s time for you to develop a plan to increase headcount to match your projected growth b...

How to Build a Strong Culture Among Hourly Workers

Having a great company culture—shared attitudes and behaviors—is very important. It allows you to improve various aspects of your business and align your team to your next moves. Unfortunately, hourly...

Text Messaging - The Future of Recruitment

As an increasing number of Millennials and Gen Zs enter the workforce, behavioral patterns are changing vastly, with rising demands for digitization, convenience and efficiency. With over 4 billion ac...

Workstream Raises $48M Series B to Empower Local Businesses to Hire Hourly Workers Faster

We are thrilled to announce that Workstream has raised $48 million in Series B funding. This is a major milestone for the company—and the deskless workforce.  In July 2021, we helped local businesses ...

5 Technological Features That Will Improve Your Hiring Process

When the pandemic hit the world in 2020, a lot of things had to be adjusted to make way for the new normal. From social distancing to the wearing of masks, our daily lives were considerably different,...

What is the Future of the Labor Market?

The number of job openings in the U.S. reached a record high of 9.3 million in April, yet unemployment is also bordering at an estimated 5.9%. As businesses head towards a new normal with more Covid-1...

How To Deal With Employee Performance Issues

As a manager, dealing with employee performance issues can be tough. Most people don’t like receiving negative feedback. The problem is, the longer you wait without saying anything, the more productiv...

Save Time With Workstream's New Features

State tax withholding forms for employee onboarding When new employees begin work, they have to fill out Form W-4 for federal tax withholding, but many states also have a tax withholding form as well....

How To Improve Your Hiring Strategy Using TikTok

In today’s world of technology, the ubiquity of social media may seem like it has been there forever. But did you know that the first recognizable social media platform was only created in 1997? Even ...