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When it comes to hiring employees, it is important to know the specifics of different types of employees because it impacts taxes and other legal topics. It is your responsibility to report what kind of employees you have working for you, common-law employees, statutory employees or statutory non-employees. Therefore, it´s important you know the differences… Read more »

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Hiring quality casual labor can be a big challenge for many companies and especially small businesses may struggle because they don´t have a dedicated recruitment team and therefore “recruiter” may just be one of the many hats someone wears. This makes it difficult to dedicate the proper time and energy to hiring casual labor and… Read more »

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One of the areas of HR that most people don´t like that much is all the administrative tasks and paperwork that comes with the job. Because let´s face it, there is so much paperwork. And although a lot of the paperwork actually happens online these days, there is still a lot of record keeping involved… Read more »

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First of all, if it´s time to start hiring your first employee, congrats! That means business is going good and you are ready to expand beyond just the founder(s) of your company. However, hiring your first employee might be a daunting task, especially if you don´t have any experience with selection and recruitment. Here are… Read more »

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If you´re in the process of deciding your studies, you might be wondering what careers will give you the best job security. Or, if you´re in the job market, you might be wondering in what careers you will have the least chance of getting hired. And, although you might not want to decide your studies… Read more »

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Do you like working for your boss? Do you consider you have a nice boss? Having a good and supportive manager is invaluable for being happy in a job. Here are 9 signs your boss isn´t that nice: Has no interest in your personal life If your boss doesn´t show any interest whatsoever in your… Read more »

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When you are searching for a new job, it can be tempting to just start searching and live by an “anything will work” motto. And although you might end up with a job with that approach, if you want to find the perfect job for you, you might need a more structured and efficient approach…. Read more »

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If you are looking for a new job, you are probably already on LinkedIn. However, do you realize how much this platform can actually help you find that dream job? Here are 7 ways LinkedIn can support your job search: Find vacancies This one might seem obvious but there are so many vacancies published on… Read more »

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Whether you want to change jobs, are unemployed or are graduating soon, finding the right job is usually not an easy task. It takes time and effort to find any job, let alone finding the right job for you. Therefore, you need a plan to get you started! Here is our ultimate guide with 7… Read more »

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After all your efforts in recruiting and training the right employees, you will want to retain them as well. However, what if your employee turnover is quite high? Do you know why you are not able to keep your top talent? Here are 5 reasons you might not retain your top performers: You don´t provide… Read more »