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4 Common Mistakes To Avoid When Using Hiring Assessment Tools

  • By: Bela Aznar
  • On Jun 27, 2020 4:57:46 PM
20 min read

4 Common Mistakes To Avoid When Using Hiring Assessment Tools

Businesses that make good hiring decisions tend to yield more productive employees and have lower turnover rates. This, in turn, affects every other area of the business, from expenditure to overall j...

How to Increase Employee Engagement and Experience through Texting

As renowned business magnate Sir Richard Branson once said: "Clients do not come first. Employees come first. If you take care of your employees, they will take care of the clients." One of the best w...

Workstream Weekly: Which Jobs Are Considered Pandemic-Proof in 2020

“True stability results when presumed order and presumed disorder are balanced. A truly stable system expects the unexpected, is prepared to be disrupted, waits to be transformed." - Tom Robbins

Video: Jack in the Box Adds SMS and Screening Questions

 Philip Hsia, franchise owner of Jack in the Box, chats with CEO and Co-Founder of Workstream, Desmond Lim, about the challenges he faced in the hiring space as well as his top 3 favorite features of ...

Work Opportunity Tax Credit Guide - A WOTC Webinar

The Work Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC) is a Federal tax credit that aims to encourage employers to hire people who have traditionally faced a lot of difficulties when looking for a job. This includes ...

4 Tips for Implementing Contactless Hiring and Onboarding

This article was originally published on Entrepreneur, and is adapted from Desmond's original guest post.  Is it just me, or is it a bit strange to watch a movie and see strangers shaking hands as the...

How to Engage Manufacturing Workers and Make Them a Part of Your Team

Many business owners take their hourly workers for granted, ignoring their needs due to a common notion that they can always be replaced. They focus on engaging their salaried employees, as they usual...

Workstream Weekly: Reasons why some jobs won't return, and how Amazon hired 175,000 workers

“We believe that if men have the talent to invent new machines that put men out of work, they have the talent to put those men back to work." - John F. Kennedy

8 Creative Tips to Make Your Job Posting Stand Out

When hiring on digital platforms, you’re often competing with thousands of other job postings. Some opportunities may boast a more recognizable company name, or more attractive pay. How then, can you ...

Embracing Employee Diversity: A Q&A with IHOP Franchise Owner Joseph Knight

One of the many factors behind Workstream’s success is the commitment of our clients to provide the best applicant and employee experience to everyone under their wing. And in this Q&A, we learn more ...

Lodging Living Podcast: Hotel Industry Works Out Post-COVID Rehiring Plans

The hiring landscape has undergone an unprecedented change in the past few months, as some industries have been forced to minimize their operations during the coronavirus pandemic, while others have r...

Workstream Weekly: Job Demand Data for Public and Private Sectors May 2020

“Public sector employees are the eyes and ears on the ground for the communities they serve." - James P. Hoffa