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Fortune is in the Follow Up

Posted by The O'Connor Group
May 27, 2021

As the pandemic starts to dwindle down, the desire for job stability is at an all time high. As recruiting and HR professionals, it is our duty to give the best candidate experience from initial email/sourcing efforts to final interview and feedback. Read more …



Keeping your Clients and Candidates Engaged, the Virtual Edition

Posted by The O'Connor Group
February 18, 2021

Since the pandemic being introduced to the U.S., we have had to get more creative than usual in the staffing and talent acquisition world! Face to face meetings, coffees, dinners, and career events are out of the question---but there is still work to be done and lives we are looking to improve! Read more …


2021 Hiring: Back to the Basics

Posted by The O'Connor Group
January 21, 2021

If you were in business in 2020, it is probably safe to say your company experienced some sort of setback, which most likely resulted in a hiring freeze or reduction in force. We seriously feel your pain! Read more …



How Satisfied Are Your Employees?

Posted by The O'Connor Group
January 8, 2021

We have turned the page to 2021, and although working remotely has become the norm rather than the exception, employee satisfaction has been high in most companies, even during these unprecedented times. Read more …


TA Leaders: Your Candidates are a Reflection of You!

Posted by The O'Connor Group
December 18, 2020

Are you looking to increase your interview to hire ratio and enhance your company brand? Read more about why it is critical for TA professionals to have a process in place to make sure candidates are as prepared as possible for interviews. Read more …


Lights, Camera, Action: How to Attract Talent Through a Video Job Description

Posted by The O'Connor Group
November 20, 2020

Not getting the candidates you want for your open positions? Turn your job description into a video! With social media, and now social distancing, the phrase ‘seeing is believing’ is more important than ever. A video job description is a creative way to market the job opening, attract talent, and capture attention. Read more …





How a Direct JD Leads to More Applicants

Posted by The O'Connor Group
October 1, 2020

When it comes time for your organization to start hiring, the job description (JD) is a key factor in getting potential applicants. It is one of the first, if not only things potential applicants view before applying to a job. Read more …




Resume Writing Do's & Don'ts

Posted by The O'Connor Group
August 20, 2020

Wondering if your resume has what it takes to make you stand out? Check out our Do's & Don'ts of crafting the perfect resume! Read more …



Are You An Employer Of Choice Or Just A Job?

Posted by The O'Connor Group
July 9, 2020

What are the perks of working with your company? Ah…a question we ask daily to our many clients. We ask this to make sure that we have the best representation of who you are as an organization and to be able to sell you to potential candidates. Recruiters are salespeople, really. Read more …


Flexibility = Happy Employees

Posted by Whitney Michaels
January 20, 2020

There’s no question that flexibility is something employees want from their employers. In fact, flexibility has become even more valuable than money in our time-pressed culture.  Read more …