Our upcoming Career Week is all about helping active as well as passive job seekers become more aware of the trends and current opportunities in Eastern Iowa. We’ll have educational content to build confidence, as well as industry profiles to showcase the skills in use for typical jobs found in our market. For job seekers with questions, we’ll have scheduled Live Chat hours to help them find a job that fits their interests. Not registered? Don't worry - you can register today. Enter Career Week Career Week Schedule Monday: Get Motivated. Live chat schedule: GreatAmerica 8-5 p.m.Continue Reading
Job Tips - Category: Hiring Best Practices
There are best practices for attracting quality candidates. Gain expertise from the team at Corridor Careers who look at 100s of job postings each month.
It's a gamble. If you follow job posting best practices, even in the current climate, many recruiters and HR professionals practice the 'post and pray' method of job postings. Merely uploading the job description should be enough to attract quality candidates, right? Here's why this is wrong, and some tips on how to market your job listings to potential candidates. Keywords still rule the job title Part of why you may not get the views you want is that job posting sites work much like search engines.Continue Reading
While we are getting closer to vaccines available to everyone and life going somewhat back to normal, there are still several months or longer of dealing with hiring during a pandemic. Here are a few tips for employers that are still looking to hire during this time.Continue Reading
In April, Corridor Careers hosted its first-ever Virtual Career Fair, and we learned quite a bit. Hosting over 10 employers, and a couple hundred job seekers simultaneously was a lot of fun, but it also came with some challenges. If you are looking for some virtual career fair best practices, we've got a few to help your company make their next virtual career fair a success! This crazy time we are living in called COVID-19 has forced us to re-think a lot of normal business operations.Continue Reading