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The Four Most Common HR Contract Roles and How to Stay Competitive When Hiring for Them

Hiring Human Resource contractors is more competitive than ever, and the market is particularly fierce for some of the popular HR roles. If you are looking to build your team with a Recruiting Coordinator, HRIS Analyst, Recruiter or Compensation Analyst, learn what you need to know to stay competitive and capture the right talent quickly.

Where are the Best Technology Jobs in Boston?

We are in the midst of one of the most active technology job markets WinterWyman has seen, and the past 12 months have revealed incredibly interesting trends. There are major changes in high-demand technology skills, driven primarily by start-ups and small companies and their tech stack choices. Interestingly, these same companies are driving a trend in where they are choosing to locate.

Five Tips to Hire Top Technology Talent Fast – A Recruiter’s Perspective

While the economy overall is in recovery mode, much of the technology talent market is candidate-driven; candidates are scarce. If you are looking to find top tech talent and find them fast, follow these steps used by the best hiring managers and recruiters. They will help you attract great candidates, encourage the top choices to accept your offer, and keep your teams engaged along the way.

What to Evaluate When Considering a Start-up

For many people, early stage companies offer an allure and excitement that well-established companies can’t match. But how do you know that the start-up you are considering is the right career move? Make an educated decision by researching the following:

How Can Start-ups Hire the Best Employees Fast?

People are the single most important asset to any business and will often be the differentiator for start-up success or failure. For start-ups looking to scale, a faster cadence in hiring is critical. If you are recruiting for a start-up, here are five tips to hire great people fast:

Talent Acquisition Specialists: Top 10 Ways to Hire Smarter

With a fluctuating job market and tightened labor force, savvy Talent Acquisition Specialists must work smarter to hire the best talent. Want to know the secrets to their success? Follow these ten tips:

2013 Economic Outlook

Imagine an airliner taxiing down the runway; it starts slowly, gains speed, and then it is up and away. The past few years, the economy has been taxiing. We’ve seen steady progress, albeit slow. In 2012, the economy picked up speed in its trajectory down the runway. This year, we are ready for takeoff. 

Hiring Challenges in a Down Market

For many employees, a sluggish economy makes their jobs tougher, as they are forced to take on more work with fewer resources.  There is a misconception, however, that as the job market slows internal recruiters’ and hiring managers’ jobs get easier.  After all, there aren’t as many positions to fill and there’s an influx of talent in the marketplace — it should be a piece of cake to fill positions as they become open, right?  While it’s true that supply is outpacing demand, these factors actually can make a Human Resource professional’s job much more difficult.

Aptitude-Based Interviewing Strategies to Attract Top Talent

If you were to be considered for the NFL draft, you would think the prospective teams would judge you on your football skills: your ability to complete or catch a pass, how fast you can run the 40, or how much weight you can lift. These skills are important, but if you’ve made it as far as the draft stage, you obviously have already displayed some physical talent.

Tips for Finding Work Quickly in a Tight Market


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