What are the Latest Recruiting & Background Screening Trends in 2021?
A staggering 22 million Americans in the country’s labour workforce lost their jobs between January and April 2020 due to covid closures, pushing the unemployment rate up to almost 15% – the highest rate ever recorded in the 72 years since data collection began in 1948 – and a year on, the rate hasn’t changed
Productivity among employees improves when they are allowed to work remotely. Other benefits for companies that allow their workforce to work away from the office include cost savings, and a 25% lower staff turnover rate. However he key issue facing employers and recruiting teams is establishing that initial bond of trust without conventional interviews before