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Job Boards to Attract Veterans 2048 1396 Sprockets

Job Boards to Attract Veterans

Members of the military are hard-working, driven individuals. However, they can face challenges when returning to civilian life. One problem military members face while applying for civilian jobs is the…

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How to Write a Candidate Rejection Letter 1200 600 Sprockets

How to Write a Candidate Rejection Letter

The key to a great hiring process is treating all applicants with respect. This means not only responding to the applicants you are interested in hiring in a timely manner,…

Home Health Care Staffing during COVID-19: Lessons from our clients Sprockets

Home Health Care Staffing during COVID-19: Lessons from our clients

Home Health providers are no strangers to working in the face of acute outbreaks. Providers previously showed their ability to protect patients during the SARS outbreak in 2003 and again…

QSR staffing during COVID-19: Lessons from our clients Sprockets

QSR staffing during COVID-19: Lessons from our clients

QSR owners are used to making a thousand decisions a day. Quick-service has by design been built to move fast. Regrettably, the COVID-19 pandemic is outside our control and forcing…

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How to Create a Video for Recruiting Applicants 1200 600 Sprockets

How to Create a Video for Recruiting Applicants

Using video for recruiting applicants is an effective way to increase your applicant flow. However, in order for using video in recruiting, the contents of the video must be compelling…

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The Power of Positivity in the Workplace 1024 512 Sprockets

The Power of Positivity in the Workplace

A positive outlook has a major impact in the workplace. From hiring to retaining employees, a positive attitude by management can make all the difference. In fact, Glassdoor reported that…

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Interview Questions for Front Desk Personnel 1200 600 Sprockets

Interview Questions for Front Desk Personnel

When making a new hire, it’s important to take your time to determine which applicant will be the best fit for your business. You’ll want to hire someone who understands…

Promoting from Within vs. Hiring Outside 150 150 Sprockets

Promoting from Within vs. Hiring Outside

You need to make a management-level hire. Do you turn to internal employees or search for external new hires? This decision can impact your business far beyond who’s better at…

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Characteristic Trait Based Interview Questions to Ask Applicants 1200 600 Sprockets

Characteristic Trait Based Interview Questions to Ask Applicants

Sprockets’ hiring platform is designed to assist managers and HR professionals in making the best data-backed hires. From knowing which interview questions to reducing employee turnover, the Sprockets system uses…

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5 Effective Ways to Use Video for Recruiting 1200 600 Sprockets

5 Effective Ways to Use Video for Recruiting

We know that video captures the attention of target audiences over other forms of communication like text and images. In terms of recruiting, this translates to a 34% increase in…