National Study Helps Confirm Why It’s So Challenging to Hire Hourly Workers

Article_HourlyWorkers-Whitepaper_1024x512
Survey reveals how hourly workers feel about searching for jobs at the moment, the types of jobs they’re seeking, and what they are most enticed by when it comes to job offers.

Nexxt, a talent solutions technology company, recently announced the results of a national survey of more than 1,200 job seekers which revealed what hourly workers want, the types of hourly jobs that are the most desirable, and who is most likely to search for an hourly job.

Continue reading "National Study Helps Confirm Why It’s So Challenging to Hire Hourly Workers" »


The Benefits of Adding Salary to The Job Description as A Way to Stand Out

Article_BenefitsOfAddingSalaryToJobDescription_1024x512
Think about the last job you applied to. What caught your eye in the description that enticed you to apply? Great job descriptions include the following: the job title (of course), a summary of the role, along with the responsibilities and duties so that your applicant can gauge their potential day to day. But with so many companies competing for talent, a hot topic that has been up for debate is if you should include the salary in the job description to increase applicants.

Have you ever interviewed a phenomenal candidate only to lose them once it came time to talk salary? It ends up being a major waste of time for all parties involved. You think you’re getting a stellar candidate and they think they’re getting their dream role. Companies are hesitant to list salary ranges in fear of losing potential candidates to competing employers but listing the salary range for a job can actually attract the best fit for your role.

Continue reading "The Benefits of Adding Salary to The Job Description as A Way to Stand Out" »


HANYS Is Proud to Reinforce its Commitment to Helping Members Solve Complex Issues by Partnering with Nexxt to Help Manage Staffing Challenges

Article_HANYisProudToReinforceTheirCommitment_1024x512
New partnership formed to help recruit and staff healthcare roles now and, in the future

The Healthcare Association of New York State (HANYS) is pleased to announce that Nexxt, a talent solutions technology company, is the newest member of HANYS Marketplace™. Nexxt will help members source and hire the right people at scale for all roles at healthcare institutions across the state.

Continue reading "HANYS Is Proud to Reinforce its Commitment to Helping Members Solve Complex Issues by Partnering with Nexxt to Help Manage Staffing Challenges" »


Are Personality Tests Viable in the Modern Workplace?

Article_ArePersonalityTestsViableInModernWorkplace_1024x512
Your individual personality is a combination of your unique characteristics, thoughts, feelings, and behaviors. Over time, as a result of a series of influences including your environment, your experiences, and genetics, your personality develops. To better understand the complexity of someone’s personality, there is the option to take a personality test. Personality tests are an interesting tool to learn more about yourself and others. They can be used in a number of different settings, but if they’re going to be implemented in the workplace, employers and employees should recognize how they work, and how they can best serve their purpose in working together to reach a common goal. 

What to Know About Personality Tests

Continue reading "Are Personality Tests Viable in the Modern Workplace?" »


The Who, What, Where, And When of Successful Email Campaigns

Article_TheWhoWhatWhereAndWhenOfSuccessfulEmailCampaigns_1024x512

The phrase “You’ve got mail” was three and a half words that triggered a revolution. What started out as messages from Grandma and Grandpa and chain letters from friends has evolved, and now every company, charity, philanthropy, and social media is vying for the attention of inbox eyeballs on a daily basis. And as recruiters/agencies—the competition is just as steep.

Marketing job opportunities via email is in the same competition.  59% of marketers qualify email as the most effective channel to reach their targets and consumers prefer email 9 to 1 as to how to receive updates from brands. Just because it works doesn’t mean that all emails perform the same. What does an email marketing campaign need to catch the attention of the target candidates and compel them to click and apply?

Continue reading "The Who, What, Where, And When of Successful Email Campaigns" »


Why Recruiting Gen-Z is a Whole Different Animal from Their Predecessors

Article_WhyRecruitingGenZIsAWholeDifferentAnimalFromTheirPredecessors_1024x512
Gen-Z is the generation born between 1996 and 2012. Currently the oldest members of this generation are 25-ish, which is the age when most people are entry level employees and are at the beginning of their careers. However, Gen-Z won’t be as eager to join your company compared to the previous generation—Millennials. There are some things companies should get aligned now that this generation are becoming job seekers.

Continue reading "Why Recruiting Gen-Z is a Whole Different Animal from Their Predecessors" »