Posts Tagged ‘hiring’

Plan Now to Hire Temporary Holiday Season Workers

The busy holiday season is fast approaching, and with unemployment rates low and temporary worker demand high, finding qualified temporary help may be challenging this year. Employers need cost-efficient ways to find their temporary holiday help and CalChamber can help with our HRCalifornia Job Board.  The National Retail Federation estimates that retailers will hire between 530,000 […]

31 Oct 19 - Hiring - HRWatchdog - No CommentsRead More »

Guard Your Company Against Employee Ghosting

As the unemployment rate in California remains low, a new phenomenon in recruiting and hiring is taking hold. Called “ghosting,” this term is most common in the dating world, but in the working world, it’s when job seekers abruptly cut off contact with employers and vanish. Ghosting does appear to be a relatively recent phenomena, […]

11 Sep 19 - Hiring - HRWatchdog - No CommentsRead More »

57 CalChamber Member Companies Ranked Among Best Employers in California

Fifty-seven California Chamber of Commerce member companies were rated high enough by their employees to earn a spot on the 2019 Forbes list of best California employers. The rankings were compiled by Statista, a market research company, and is divided by state, with 194 businesses listed as the best employers in California. Forbes’ list of […]

28 Aug 19 - General - HRWatchdog - No CommentsRead More »

The Case for Hiring Military Veterans

Military veterans and servicemembers are not only highly trained for professionalism and discipline but also have an accelerated learning curve and respect for procedures — and it turns out that study after study finds they make exceptionally good employees. A Syracuse University study called The Business Case for Hiring a Veteran: Beyond the Clichés found that […]

22 Aug 19 - Hiring - Mike McCluskey - No CommentsRead More »

H-1B Filing Season Began April 1, Brings Changes

The H-1B filing season for fiscal year (FY) 2020 began Monday, April 1, 2019. If you have workers who need these U.S. work visas, prepare for them to be claimed within a week — and note three changes made to the process this year. The H-1B visa program allows U.S-based companies to temporarily hire foreign […]

2 Apr 19 - Hiring - Jessica Mulholland - No CommentsRead More »