The Pros and Cons of Telephone vs. In-Person Interviews

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Employers are looking for someone that can think on their feet and adapt to different situations. To get the job, you’ll need to be prepared for your interview. There are different advantages and disadvantages for a telephone and in-person interview. Whether you’re getting ready for an in-person interview or a phone screen, here’s what you […]

What to Look For in Your Next Accounting Employee

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Recruiting skilled positions can be challenging when you’re dealing with a challenging hiring market, and you are not certain what to look for during candidate interviews. An applicant could look great on paper but may not have the personality or practical skills you’re looking for. Your next accounting or finance employee should have these characteristics: […]

The Influence of Women in Leadership

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Influence of women in leadership

In a male-dominated economy, misogyny can grow and damage the best corporations from the ground up. Don’t let your company fall victim to a lack of diversity. Hiring women in leadership roles is crucial for a business to demonstrate empowered philosophies and balanced insight. Here’s why you need females at the top of your corporate […]

What Actually Makes Your Employees Stay?

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Retention is always on employer’s minds – but what really makes a difference for employees? Sometimes offering a happy hour or implementing “Bagel Fridays” isn’t enough. But can you really afford raises across the board to keep your staff members satisfied? If you can’t give a salary bump, find other ways to make employees feel […]

Effective Employee Retention Strategies for Keeping Your Talent

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Employee Retention Strategies

Having quality workers who know how to do the job effectively can often be a luxury, especially if you don’t have a retention plan in place. Follow these retention strategies!  Adequate Compensation  Let’s be real: there’s one main reason we all get out of bed in the morning and head to work. Whether you’re in […]

The Fundamentals of a Leader 3/3: Listening

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Listening is essential when it comes to leadership, but might often be overlooked. For Davis Staffing’s leadership series, it’s time to wrap up with the third and final important aspect of leadership: listening. This is the importance of listening as a leader and how you can do better.  Active Listening  To assert yourself as a master manager, […]

Benefits of Maintaining Strong Communication With Your Candidates Through A Crisis

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Communicating with your candidates is always important, but maintaining strong communication with them during a crisis can set you apart from your competitors. Thanks to COVID-19, our economy came to a grinding halt in March, and businesses are facing unique challenges. On one hand, millions of businesses were deemed “non-essential” and were forced to close their doors, putting them in […]

The Fundamentals of a Leader 1/3: They Lead!

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Leaders are made up of various qualities, but their main one may be pretty obvious – they lead! We’re stripping away the fluff and getting down to brass tacks in Davis Staffing’s series on leadership fundamentals. For part one, we’re discussing the best ways you can inspire your team. This is how they do so […]

Become a Stand-Out Administrative Assistant with These 5 Skills

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Become a stand out administrative assistance

As an admin, you are likely responsible for a number of moving parts in the workplace. Administrative roles tend to be the glue that keeps the organization together. Your office may rely on admin assistants to keep small details in mind and keep the workflow moving throughout the year. If you’re looking to further your […]

Do You Have a Referral Program? Here’s Why It’s Valuable

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Do You Have a Referral Program

Are you a manager looking for recruits, but you feel like you can’t find the time? We’ve got an idea for you. Sometimes it pays to work smart, not hard. If you want a new way to bring in quality candidates that come highly recommended, look to your team for insight. Today we’re going over […]