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It’s Job Fair Season…Help!​

Let the 'butterflies in the stomach' feeling commence! It's job fair season. Hi everyone! It's Tracy, the marketing intern for Hire Ventures. As I am quickly coming up on my graduation date (December 2018!!), the job search is now in full swing. I and many other graduates will be entering the ‘real world’ in January … Continue reading It’s Job Fair Season…Help!​

#SHRM18 – Let’s do this!

window.dataLayer = window.dataLayer || []; function gtag(){dataLayer.push(arguments);} gtag('js', new Date()); We are super excited to be heading to the Windy City next week for the #SHRM18 Annual Conference and Expo!  This is the conference to attend for HR professionals to gain powerful and relevant training and professional development, have opportunities to network with others and … Continue reading #SHRM18 – Let’s do this!

Social Media; top 5 ways it can hurt your career

Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Pinterest, Snapchat, WhatsApp, LinkedIn, Messenger, Voxer, Skype etc. Social Media is part of our everyday life, it can be great for sharing information and staying connected.  These social apps can certainly provide countless benefits, but they can also hurt your job hunt and even hinder your professional advancement. You are what you … Continue reading Social Media; top 5 ways it can hurt your career

Top 3 mistakes millennials make to sabotage landing their dream job.

window.dataLayer = window.dataLayer || []; function gtag(){dataLayer.push(arguments);} gtag('js', new Date()); Hey,​ millennials! In my last blog posts, I spoke about hiring millennials and keeping them in the workplace. Well, in this blog post, it’s all about you, my fellow attention-seeking millennial friend! While working here at Hire Ventures, I have been focused on the marketing … Continue reading Top 3 mistakes millennials make to sabotage landing their dream job.

Dogs in the Workplace (woof woof)

window.dataLayer = window.dataLayer || []; function gtag(){dataLayer.push(arguments);} gtag('js', new Date()); You want to bring your dog/cat/ferret/fish to work…well, ok! Here at Hire Ventures, we have a pretty eclectic mix of clients!  We help everyone, from high tech corporate start-ups to family-owned donut shops and everything in between.  No matter the business, if there are employees, … Continue reading Dogs in the Workplace (woof woof)

How to Keep a Millennial

window.dataLayer = window.dataLayer || []; function gtag(){dataLayer.push(arguments);} gtag('js', new Date()); You have hired the perfect millennial... now what? In the past 2 blog posts, I have talked about the characteristics of millennials, the know-hows in hiring a millennial, and the don’ts when it comes to hiring someone from my generation. So now that you have … Continue reading How to Keep a Millennial

How TO Hire a Millennial

window.dataLayer = window.dataLayer || []; function gtag(){dataLayer.push(arguments);} gtag('js', new Date()); Did you know that high growth companies, like those in the high-tech industry, have a significantly higher proportion of millennials in leadership positions than organizations with little to no growth? There is a reason for this. If you are growing and hiring, then this blog … Continue reading How TO Hire a Millennial