Economic Development is alive in Manawatu
Cutting cakes seems an unusual economic indicator, but there's a story behind each and every cake.
And especially this cake!
Make great choices by learning from others' experience/knowledge
I have been lucky enough to get back from leave to a new destination where I knew no-one and had little local knowledge - think white sands, coral reefs, turtles and unknown restaurants, cafes and attractions and you'll understand.
Each day our group reviewed multiple restaurants and suppliers before choosing who to invest money and scarce time in and who to avoid...and we found a system that worked well for us.
It got me thinking how few Manawatu businesses are using these tools.
Wow, the number of jobs in Manawatu has never been so high. This is great news!
...Or is it?
Saying no is as critical as saying yes to the right person!
The fact is when you are recruiting you need to be abkle to say "No" more than you say yes. If you have 50 applicants for one position - you will say no to 49 of these applications. So do it well.
Phones, emails and websites are essential in today's world of recruitment.
There's no denying phones, emails and websites are essential tools in your recruitment tool bag. But there is one thing that really gets job seekers fully engaged in your roles...
This is Part One of a Three Part Series
It’s 2016 and recruiting is more gruelling and competitive than ever as employers are working harder to secure the best people. To secure the best employees you must get an edge over your competitors and maintain it. You can gain that competitive advantage by making use of leading edge techniques and tools in hiring and recruitment.
A popular tool that employers make use of is using a recruiting solution to track applicants and manage adverts and career sites. Your recruiting solution should make your job easier, more efficient and more effective. With endless options available, choosing the right solution can be time consuming, complex and difficult.
The human touch is disappearing as technology provides efficiency and cost savings. Robots manufacture vehicles, ATM machines streamline banking, self-service aisles at supermarkets are making their presence felt... we all have felt the impact of these.
Will it happen to recruitment? Yes it will, but not when it matters and here's why....