Over the past decade or so, I’ve noticed candidates becoming increasingly more casual in attire when they arrive for interviews. I would say about 50% of candidates dress in a suit, and this spans across all levels, including professional and non-professional roles. Others wear jeans and a t-shirt and
An important part of the interview preparation process is developing intelligent questions to ask the interview team. I can’t tell you how many times at the end of an interview, when we ask the candidate if he or she has any questions, the answer is “no.” How is it
Open workspaces are becoming more popular, especially in high technology industries. Robert Half published an article, “Open Debate: Many Companies Move Toward Open Vs. Private Workspaces” that summarizes the pros and cons of each set up. The majority (56 percent) of human resources managers whose companies have changed their workspaces
A recent survey (https://www.bna.com/survey-38-employers-n73014451081/) found that 38% of U.S. employers offer paid parental leave and that the average amount of time off offered was 4.1 weeks.
This benefit is being offered more commonly due to weak federal and state laws supporting working families. But,
You went to dinner at your favorite restaurant and were dreaming all morning about the leftovers that you brought to work. Or, you spent all day Sunday cooking and preparing your lunches for the week. However, when you go to the office refrigerator to enjoy your meal, you realize it