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The Potential Pitfalls Social Media Can Cause For Recruiters

Social media is a critical component in today’s world, not just in consumers’ everyday lives, but also in businesses’ hiring of potential candidates.  Whereas businesses once looked at paper resumes and considered on-site interviews to assess a candidate’s fit for…

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The Importance of Social Media In Today’s Recruitment

At one time in the not-too-distant past, when a person was looking to be hired by a specific company, he/she would fill out an application form at one of their locations, then schedule to have an on-site interview at either…

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Recruitment Strategies

Recruitment is critical now more than ever for all companies in this digital, technological age where information and advertisers are everywhere and virtually every industry has intense competition.  Only the best companies with the most skilled workers that can adapt…

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Future Outlook for the Automotive Industry

The prospects for automobile production in Japan are rather mixed. In 2015, the total output of vehicles fell by more than five percent. It saw another decrease in the first half of the next year by more than three percent.…

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Key Facts about the Automotive Industry in Japan

The automotive industry in Japan is one of the biggest and most protuberant industries in the entire world. Since the sixties, this country has been among the top three countries where the most automobiles are manufactured. Between the seventies and…

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How Small Companies Can Compete for Top Talent

If you are not attracting high quality applicants to your small business, the best you can hope for is to hire people just like those that are already a part of your team. In order to compete with the larger…

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Why HR Should Get Ready for AI

Wages have become stagnate, productivity is falling and the talent pool is depleted. Most HR professionals believe that there will be humanoids in the workplace within the next dozen years. However, many do not have a working environment that is…

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Fastest Growing Recruitment Sectors in 2017

Last year, there were some considerable changes around the world. The United States voted Donald Trump for president and the UK voted for Brexit. We have seen a great shift in the direction of populist voting, while there is a…

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What’s Hot in Employee Engagement

One of the top priorities of many business leaders today is employee engagement. Engaged employees bring proactive and passionate value to a company by aligning themselves with the company mission energetically. This means they express enthusiasm in doing their job…

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Demand for Auto Die-casting Aluminum Alloy on the Rise in Japan

The demand for auto die-casting aluminum is expected to increase in the 2017-2018 fiscal year. Recently, the Japan Aluminum Refiners Association predicted that the demand from the auto industry for die-casting aluminum alloy would increase at least one and a…

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Full Time Employment Rises in Australia

In March 2017, employment in Australia surged. In fact, it was the greatest increase in full time employment is nearly three decades. The recovering job market has combined with an increase in business conditions, which suggests that the economy is…

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Jobs Outnumber Applicants in Tokyo

Graduates in Japan are dueling it out for top positions, which seems to be leaving the smaller companies with more jobs than applicants. According to Shuto Kuriyama of Shimachu Co., “Popular firms in industries like finance have seven applicants for…

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