• Allegis Group Insights
  • All Articles
View By
Gaps in Resumes - Do They Matter Anymore?
Gaps in CVs – Do They Matter Anymore?

One gap a few years back may barely register with a hiring manager. But multiple gaps and short tenures at your previous employers may begin to raise eyebrows.

Read More
Creating an Excellent Applicant Experience
Why You Need to Create an Excellent Applicant Experience

How you treat a candidate in the recruitment phase is a window into what kind of treatment they can expect once hired.

Read More
How to Manage an Intergenerational Workforce
The Kids and the Grandparents – How to Manage an Intergenerational Workforce

Baby Boomers and younger staff must play well together to create a smooth transfer of knowledge and contacts so their retirement doesn’t equate to a costly re-inventing of the wheel. 

Read More
Reasons Why Your Job Posting is Costing you Qualified Candidates
Five Problems in Your Job Posting Costing You Qualified Candidates

Let’s take a look and see if you might be making some basic errors in your job posting that are keeping you from finding these candidate gems. 

Read More
What to Do if You Haven't Heard back from an Interview
One Week After the Interview and You Haven’t Heard Back – What Next?

You interviewed, sent your thoughtful thank-you note and now…it’s just a chorus of crickets. You need to know if you’re still in the running or should cross this one off your list. What do you do? 

Read More
Bait and Switch Job Search
Bait & Switch: When the Job Isn’t What They Promised

You accepted the job offer with excitement and couldn’t wait to begin the position. But then shortly after the first day you were being asked to do a variety of tasks that had nothing to do with your role.

Read More
Spotting Resume Embellishments with Proper Screening
It’s not Worth the Risk: CV Embellishments can Easily Be Spotted With Proper Screening

To get the competitive edge, some candidates believe it is worth the risk to embellish their CV. To vigilant hiring managers, these falsifications can be uncovered to ultimately save a company time, money, and their reputation.

Read More
When You Want the Job but Don't Have Relevant Experience
When You Want the Job but Don’t Have the Relevant Experience

You review postings for your dream jobs, but keep coming up short (or so you think) in the relevant experience areas. Don’t lose heart. Every good employer knows that plenty of people can have the ‘perfect’ experience on a CV but b...

Read More
Dangers of Automating Recruiting
Ahoy! Automation Overboard: The Unintended Dangers of Automating Recruiting

Online job applications, job boards, and vendor management systems have become the norm. Can you imagine acquiring your greatest asset (your employee) without ever having had human contact with them? In effect, these systems are designed to do just ...

Read More
Negotiating salary
When They Won’t Budge on Salary – What Next?

The figure on the table is below your expectations and they won’t budge. Before you walk away, consider some other negotiating points that might help you turn this into an enviable opportunity.

Read More