The numbers don’t lie – unemployment is at a near all-time low and there seem to be new articles coming out every week about labor shortages and skill gaps across the globe – from IT to manufacturing to healthcare and beyond. And each of these institutions need to start coming up with new ways to tackle this ever-growing chasm in the demand for talent. Read more
With CES having just wrapped up in Las Vegas, one of the areas that was of key interest to me (besides self-driving luggage) was the innovative ideas surrounding the healthcare industry.
While it’s true that healthcare has typically lagged behind other industries when it comes to tech adoption and evolution, there are some amazing new offerings that have begun to emerge that may significantly shift how, when, where, and by whom healthcare services are delivered. Read more
Stand-out software solutions well positioned for growth and global dominance
AdaptSuite 4.1 is the third release of 2017. The latest release includes timecard management enhancements for additional flexibility to ultimately increase efficiency. Other updates are included in the 4.1 release to enhance the candidate experience during the onboarding process.
AdaptSuite 4.1 delivers several enhancements for improved workflows that provide users more flexibility in their operational processes. Timecard management functionality has been improved to increase speed of data entry from imported timecards and an expanded screen to quickly add and adjust data within group timecards. Payroll accuracy has been significantly increased with logic in place to detect missing timecard data with flexible workflow options for making corrections proactively.
The timecard management updates improve the candidate experience through timely, error-free payments with the added option to directly print check stubs if needed. Other updates empower staffing agencies to offer candidates fast and easy workflows through the paperless onboarding process. A simplified registration option within the onboarding module is available for new candidates in the beginning stages of the hiring process with automated notifications and reminders to candidates to view and complete required employment documentation.
The 4.1 release is the first software update following the release of AdaptSuite’s new interface. The enhanced screen design and more intuitive system navigation reduces clicks and minimizes viewing multiple screens, increasing recruiter productivity.
Staffing firms are incredibly well positioned to succeed at the Recruitment Process Outsourcing (RPO) model. By their very nature, staffing firms are revenue generating whereas internal recruiting organizations are cost centers. Call me a capitalist, but I believe that the dynamics of having to turn a profit in an incredibly competitive market with low barriers to entry, means that profitable RPO providers have successfully established differentiated business models and business practices that work. Read more
How to effectively rise ‘Up’, identify and control unnecessary distractions in order to get things done
Last week, Erecruit’s Sales and Best Practices teams had the privilege of attending Staffing Industry Analyst’s Collaboration in the Gig Economy conference in Dallas, TX. There were some fantastic keynote and panel discussions about how buyers, staffing suppliers, and technology platforms can work together to shape and support the future of the way people will and want to work. Sara Moss, Tim Quirk, Doug Edwards, and Amy Yackowski sat down for a round table retrospective on what they learned.