33 Archived posts matching:"hiring”

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    4 Things Job Seekers Need to Know About ‘Job Auditions’

    As if the interview process wasn’t stressful enough, some employers have added an additional hurdle prospective candidates must clear in order to receive an offer: the job audition. In the past several years, these “tests” have become increasingly popular across several fields. Designed to see how a candidate will actually perform in the role, job […]

    • Career Advice
    • January 7, 2020
    • Madison Troyer
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    The Job Seekers Guide to the Holiday Hiring Season

    Just because it’s the holiday season, doesn’t mean that it’s time to put the job search on hold until the new year. With so much going on — shopping to do, parties to attend, traveling to see family — spending hours scouring job boards, connecting with recruiters, and sending out résumés might seem like the last […]

    • Career Advice
    • November 25, 2019
    • Madison Troyer
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    The Surprising Benefits of Office Personality Tests

    Personality tests are nothing new (the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator was first copyrighted in 1943), but in recent years they’ve become an important workplace tool. New research led by BBC Worklife reveals that employee personality tests might offer some surprising benefits to the workforce. Alisa Cohn, a New York City executive coach, and Deborah Borg, an […]

    • ForceBrands
    • November 5, 2019
    • Madison Troyer
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    This Is the Best Day to Apply to a Job, According to LinkedIn

    It’s no secret that October is hiring season. As the year winds down, companies leverage the final quarter to budget and plan ahead for the next year. It’s during this time that employers look more closely at their growth strategy and at the talent needed to execute it. According to LinkedIn’s blog, there are more […]

    • ForceBrands
    • October 9, 2019
    • Rebecca Fenton
  • How Cannabis Employee Benefits Compare to Other Industries

    The cannabis industry is showing impressive growth strides. In 2018 alone, sales of legal cannabis in the U.S. amounted to nearly $10 billion, according to FitSmallBusiness. The market is expected to continue growing at 21 percent per year and is anticipated to generate almost $23 billion by 2021. But even amid rapid growth, there remains a […]

  • 4 Pro Tips to Land a Job in the Food Industry

    No matter how vast it already seems to be, the food industry only keeps growing. According to a report by Grand View Research, the global food and grocery retail market size was valued at $8.77 trillion in 2015 and is expected to reach $12.24 trillion by 2020. That is a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) […]

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    5 Key Takeaways From ForceBrands’ Cannabis Marketing Roundtable

    Over the past two years, there has been a 690 percent increase in cannabis jobs. The industry is rapidly growing, but it’s not without its challenges. Many employers and employees have to learn strategies as they go and pave their own road to success amidst the “green rush.” Without others preceding them, certain companies have […]

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    7 Things to Avoid When Talking to Hiring Managers and Working with Recruiters

    Interviewing can sometimes be a difficult process to navigate. Talking to hiring managers or recruiters can be stressful, especially when there is no established etiquette or rule book. You never quite know what can give your interviewers the wrong impression or make them proceed with another candidate. We asked ForceBrands’ Executive Recruiter Danielle Weiss and […]

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    Inside Tips: How to Land a Job in Beauty

    Have you always dreamed of working in the beauty industry? Good news: it only keeps on growing. According to Zion Market Research, in 2024, the global cosmetics market is expected to reach approximately $863 billion. As the industry expands, it needs more talent that is fluent in burgeoning trends and has the required qualifications. And […]