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NISA Nuzzles Vol 3 Nuzzle 19 September 11, 2019

Sep 11, 2019

7 Local SEO Tips That Will Get Your Business to the Top of Local Search Results

 

7 Local SEO Tips That Will Get Your Business to the Top of Local Search Results

NISA Nuzzles Vol 3 Nuzzle 18 August 28, 2019

Aug 28, 2019

How Your Company Can Address Its Accounting Technology Needs

 

As new accounting technology provides the business world with more strategic insights and innovative tools, as well as improved risk management, accounting and finance...

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NISA Nuzzles Vol 3 Nuzzle 17 August 14, 2019

Aug 14, 2019

4 Ways to Reduce Hiring Costs

 

The cost of hiring an employee isn’t just about the salary and benefits your company offers. And it goes beyond the budget you devote to advertising available positions, attending job fairs and other...

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NISA Nuzzles Vol 3 Nuzzle 16 July 31, 2019

Jul 31, 2019

Does your Business have a Strategic Plan?

What is Strategic Planning?

Strategic planning is an organizational management activity that is used to set priorities, focus energy and resources,...

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NISA Nuzzles Vol 3 Nuzzle 15 July 17, 2019

Jul 17, 2019

11 Ways to Improve Quality of Hire

Improving and measuring quality of hire is a challenge that companies have been struggling with for years. That’s because, in my opinion it’s simply not possible using current hiring practices.

The problem relates to too much focus on generic skills and...

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NISA Nuzzles Vol 3 Nuzzle 14 July 3, 2019

Jul 3, 2019

Today, there are so many new startups popping up every day that most young entrepreneurs feel like it’s the quickest road to success. However, the fact is that only two out of ten startups survive the first 18 months of business. The infancy period of a startup is especially volatile for those entrepreneurs that don’t have any...

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NISA Nuzzles Vol 3 Nuzzle 13 June 19, 2019

Jun 19, 2019

Why Every Business Should Have Active Shooter Preparedness Plans

The importance for businesses to have active shooter...

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NISA Nuzzles Vol 3 Nuzzle 12 June 5, 2019

Jun 5, 2019

How Ghosting Affects Employee Recruitment

Have you ever gone on a job interview and then heard nothing from the recruiter or hiring manager even after you’ve sent emails or left voicemails? This is called ghosting and while the term originated in personal...

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NISA Nuzzles Vol 3 Nuzzle 11 May 22 2019

May 22, 2019

Managing Change in the Workplace

 

Everyone handles change differently.  When it comes to turnover in the workplace change can be difficult to deal with but eventually it occurs.  It is more daughting when that change is your leader or manager.   Managing employees through a...

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NISA Nuzzles Vol 3 Nuzzle 10 May 8, 2019

May 8, 2019

People are Looking for Knowledge?  Do you have it?

 

In the world of content marketing, our main goal is to attract prospects to our business by creating original, engaging content. But one of the biggest things prospects are looking for is your personal knowledge. Are you sharing any of it?

No matter your...

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NISA Nuzzles Vol 3 Nuzzle 9 April 24, 2019

Apr 24, 2019

How to Successfully Onboard New Employees

 

The old way of onboarding employees doesn’t work

You’ve probably experienced it yourself.
It involved a lot of paperwork, setting up your new computer, struggling with many different passwords and meeting a lot of people whose...

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NISA Nuzzles Vol 3 Nuzzle 8 April 10, 2019

Apr 10, 2019

Why be a member of an Association?

 

For entrepreneurs and business owners, visibility and networking are key, but these are just a couple of the many reasons it’s a good idea to join industry associations like NISA. Local, regional and national industry associations offer a wide range of opportunities that can...

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NISA Nuzzles Vol 3 Nuzzle 7 March 27, 2019

Mar 27, 2019

7 Tips for Small Businesses to Improve Staffing Results

If you’re a small business owner or manager, this can be a great way to improve the quality of your hiring process. With a good working relationship, you can hire better workers and improve the efficiency of your staffing business. To reach that goal here are some...

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NISA Nuzzles Vol 3 Nuzzle 6 March 13, 2019

Mar 13, 2019

Talent Acquisition vs Recruitment Job Placement Services: Which One Is Best for Your Company?

Before going into the differences between these terms, we’ll discuss the basics. What is talent recruitment? What is talent acquisition?

The term talent recruitment refers to the process of finding a candidate to fill a vacancy....

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NISA Nuzzles Vol 3 Nuzzle 5 February 27, 2019

Feb 27, 2019

How Can Fatigued Employees Impact Your Business?

 

Fatigue is commonly used to describe a range of conditions, but is typically known as feeling tired, exhausted or sleepy due to sleep deficiency, overwork or prolonged periods of stress. Mundane or repetitive tasks can feed into feelings of...

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NISA Nuzzles Vol 3 Nuzzle 4 February 13, 2019 - How to Create a Successful New Hire Orientation Program

Feb 13, 2019

 How to Create a Successful New Hire Orientation Program

Ahh, love is in the air with Valentine’s Day just around the corner.  But are you loving your new hires?  More importantly are they loving their jobs? Here are some tips to...

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NISA Nuzzles Vol 3 Nuzzle 3 January 30, 2019

Jan 30, 2019

15 Business Tips Every Entrepreneur Should Know

This NISA Nuzzle is a little longer.....Owners let’s go back to Business Basics..Sometimes you have to re-evalute every now and again.  

The biggest problem founders and small business owners have is that they’re experts in their field and...

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NISA Nuzzles Vol 3 Nuzzle 2 January 16, 2019

Jan 16, 2019

Job Openings at 6.9 Million

 

Here is a summary of key data from the just-released Job Openings and Labor Turnover Survey (JOLTS) report from the Bureau of Labor Statistics from November 2018:

  • There were 6.9 million job openings in November, down from 7.1 million in October.
  • The number of people...

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Upcoming WEBINAR! January 15, 2019

Jan 10, 2019

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NISA Nuzzles Vol 3 Nuzzle 1 January 2, 2019 - Welcome to 2019 - New Staffing Trends

Jan 2, 2019

As 2018 comes to a close, take a look at what 2019 has in store for staffing professionals.    

It’s been quite a year for staffing. Revenues are rising about 4 percent, and confidence is high, with a growing economy, which means more jobs and more reqs to fill. With an ever-shrinking talent...

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NISA Nuzzles Vol 2 Nuzzle 23 December 19, 2018 - When, Why and How to Raise Salaries at Your Company?

Dec 19, 2018

When, Why and How to Raise Salaries at Your Company?

 

It’s drawing to the end of the year and many of you are talking about budgets, salaries, bonuses, and raises.  But when, why, and how much should you invest in your staff...

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NISA Nuzzles Vol 2 Nuzzle 22 December 5, 2018 - Are your temp workers on board with D & I?

Dec 5, 2018

So what is D & I?  Ok Peeps we are talking about Diversity and Inclusion in this week’s Nuzzle blog. 

Diversity and Inclusion are essential in building a strong foundation for any organization. Through education, communication, training, and organizational policies, companies can...

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NISA Nuzzles Vol 2 Nuzzle 21 November 21, 2018 - Help Your Team Members Stay Excited About Work

Nov 21, 2018

Help Your Team Members Stay Excited About Work

We have alot to be thankful for this time of year but it can be difficult to stay focused at work and push to that year end goal. As a supervisor, a big part of your job is to ensure that your team members stay excited about work….but without working so hard and so fast that they...

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NISA Nuzzles Vol 2 Nuzzle 20 November 7, 2018 - 5 Predictions on the Future of the Employee Experience

Nov 7, 2018


NISA Nuzzles Vol 2 Nuzzle 19 October 24, 2018 - Employers: Get More Job Candidates with One Simple Phrase

Oct 24, 2018

If you’re looking to recruit and hire new talent, you want to do everything you can to persuade job seekers to apply to your job listing. You probably already know to use the right words to make your opening as attractive as possible. But did you know you could miss out on candidates simply because...

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NISA Nuzzles Vol 2 Nuzzle 18 October 10, 2018 - How AI Could Affect Recruiting in the Next Few Years

Oct 10, 2018

If you used a search engine to find this post, you used AI. Artificial intelligence (and its close cousin, machine learning) is everywhere in our daily lives. For example, we use it to avoid traffic snarls during the morning rush, filter out spam from our inboxes, deposit checks without stopping by the bank …

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NISA Nuzzles Vol 2 Nuzzle 17 September 26, 2018 - 7 Tips for Small Businesses to Improve Staffing Results

Sep 26, 2018

If you’re a small business owner or manager, using a staffing agency can be a great way to improve the quality of your hiring process. With a good working relationship, you can hire better workers and improve the efficiency of your business. To reach that goal, however, you’ll want to make sure that you and the agency are on the same...

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NISA Nuzzles Vol 2 Nuzzle 16 September 12, 2018 Recruitment Tips: How to Create a Job Description That Helps Land the Best Hire

Sep 12, 2018

Hiring new team members is one of your most important duties as a manager. It’s also one of the trickiest. How many times have you had a position go unstaffed because you couldn’t find the right fit? Or you found the right fit but lost the candidate to a different company? There are no shortcuts to employee recruitment, but you can...

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NISA Nuzzles Vol 2 Nuzzle 15 August 29, 2018 Seven Things Successful Staffing Agencies Get Right

Aug 29, 2018

Generally, only the best survive long-term in staffing, but that doesn’t mean there aren’t a LOT of staffing agencies. It seems like everybody these days thinks they can open up a staffing business with a 401K withdrawal, a cell phone and a prayer. Just hang a sign, start knocking on doors, and rake in the cash.

If only it...

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NISA Nuzzles Vol 2 Nuzzle 14 August 15, 2018 Improve Your Recruiting Process

Aug 15, 2018

Improve Your Recruiting Process

Still doing the same old thing?

According to Dr. John Sullivan, Professor of Human Resources at the College of Business at San Francisco State University, dramatic changes are taking place in the way businesses recruit candidates. In the face of increasing technology and skyrocketing demand for...

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NISA Special Monthly Messenger Newsletter, August 2018, v5 i8

Jul 31, 2018

The August newsletter is now ready for viewing.   Here you will find who is attending this years convention in Las Vegas, Recruiting Tips, and How to Beat the Heat this summer!!   Read it...

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NISA Nuzzles Vol 2 Nuzzle 13 July 25, 2018 6 Simple Actions Startups Can Take to Foster Diversity

Jul 25, 2018

While ‘simple’ may be in the title, let’s start by getting one thing straight. Whether you find yourself at a startup or a Fortune 500 organization, building a diverse company is anything but simple.  Here are six suggestions where to start as you set about fostering diversity at your startup.

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NISA Nuzzles Vol 2 Nuzzle 13 July 11, 2018 Technology? Do I need a visual approach for my staffing business?

Jul 11, 2018

HAPPY 7-11

For this blog, a little different twist on how to view your staffing business!  Ever wonder how to represent your business geographically and/or visually? Or how voting districts are shown as well as how Walmart locates their stores?  BUSINESS ANALYST  and ArcGIS Online are tools used in the planning world but...

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NISA Special Monthly Messenger Newsletter, July 2018, v5 i7

Jul 3, 2018

Please check out our latest newsletter here:  https://mailchi.mp/fcaa608f97e1/nisa-special-monthly-messenger-newsletter-in-your-inbox

In this issue:

NISA Nuzzles Vol 2 Nuzzle 12 June 27, 2018 5 tips for retaining temporary staffing employees

Jun 27, 2018

5 tips for retaining temporary staffing employees

 

Temporary staffing employees have a reputation for being transient, but that isn’t always the case.

 

Some temporary employees enjoy the impermanent nature of temporary work, preferring to gain experience at a wide variety of...

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NISA Nuzzles Vol 2 Nuzzle 11 June 13, 2018 Should You Adjust Your Hiring Criteria?

Jun 13, 2018

Should You Adjust Your Hiring Criteria?

Be more flexible. Loosening your requirements can help you see the potential in candidates who may not quite fit the bill on paper but could still make excellent hires.

One important thing to realize is that lowering the bar doesn’t mean lowering your standards....

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NISA Nuzzles Vol 2 Nuzzle 10 May 30, 2018 Talk and Listen to Your Staff

May 30, 2018

Talk and Listen to Your Staff

 

This week, a really cool thing to do to help you grow your business this week, is to set aside a half hour for each of your staff members, over the coming weeks. Managing staff is both the most difficult thing you’ll do in your business as well as your greatest...

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Welcome to NISA NUZZLES! Kibbles and Bits - Business Tips

May 16, 2018

Here you will be able to view biweekly tips for your business.  Our blog will take 10 minutes to read or less and is offered every other Wednesday morning. If you have anything else you would like to submit, please contact the NISA office at

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