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Can Just a “Perceived” Economic Shift Impact Staffing?

It’s no surprise to you if working in the staffing industry, that even a perceived shift in the economy can have a significant impact on your staffing business. These shifts can impact not only your day-to-day operations, but also sometimes how candidates and clients see your role with them as a recruiter or staffing company…. Read more »

Simple Tricks to Use Social Media Effectively

When you’re new to social media, it can be scary. Or maybe you’re not so new, but you feel like it’s something you don’t know too much about, and you’re definitely not comfortable using it for business – either personally or to represent your company. The truth is, social media isn’t scary. It’s a great… Read more »

Job Board and HaleyMail Updates: Haley Marketing Release Notes v3.7.6

Using HaleyMail or our job board? Good news: They both just got better! We’ve made some important updates to resolve minor issues and deliver a more seamless experience for you. Here’s a quick overview of the changes we made with v3.7.6, released January 9th, 2016: Haley Marketing Release Notes for v3.7.6: Job Board Updates: Twitter:… Read more »

Staffing’s Biggest Content Marketing Challenges

Content marketing continues to reign as king in 2016. We have seen these marketing strategies grow from simple one-off emails to full-blown inbound marketing strategies, complete with email, social media sharing, video creation, webinars, and strategic follow-up … you know, like our HaleyMail service! But with a new year comes new content marketing challenges for… Read more »

What Kind of Print Collateral Does My Staffing Firm Need?

Collateral has historically been defined as a collection of printed pieces used to support the sales effort for your staffing services. In the days of cold calls and literally dropping in on potential clients, it was absolutely necessary to have some sort of print piece to leave behind – a business card, a brochure, sales… Read more »

Lather, Rinse, Repeat. Repeat. REPEAT???

Every time I look at the directions on a bottle of shampoo, I chuckle at the “repeat” part. Do I need to wash my hair exactly the same way every time? And how many times do I actually need to lather and rinse my tresses – once? Twice? 30 times?? I’m kidding, of course. But… Read more »

4 Ways to Reach Active and Passive Job Seekers and Gather More Applications

  Speaking with dozens of staffing firms across the country, a shortage in qualified talent continues to remain one of the top hiring challenges. 2015 Recruiting Survey results from Glassdoor agree saying, “Nearly half (48 percent) of the participating hiring decision-makers say they don’t see enough qualified candidates for open positions – and a quarter (26 percent) see… Read more »