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HR Competitive Advantage Trends for the Middle Market

Many middle market companies have shifted their view of HR from an administrative cost center to a value-added strategic function of the business. This is a crucial advantage for those companies attracting and retaining top talent.

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What's the Line Between Recruiting & Social Media Usage?

As younger generations enter the workforce, will LinkedIn’s powerful influence continue, or will these activities shift to other social platforms?

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Win the War on Talent: How to Attract and Retain Employees

How well does your organization attract, motivate and retain key talent? With multiple generations in the workforce today, it’s more important than ever your organization has a well-developed process and the candidate/employee experience to attract the right talent.

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Change in Control Severance Plans in Private Companies

To retain executives, many companies include severance benefits in an initial employment offer. These benefits guarantee some remuneration in the event of a termination as a result of a change in control (CIC)

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Job Seekers: How to Prepare for a Phone Interview

During your job search, preparation is the key to everything. It is especially important to be prepared for a phone interview on a moment’s notice.

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4 Tips to Overseeing a Successful Hiring Process

Rather than making candidates wait unnecessarily, strive to implement quicker hiring procedures when appropriate.

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Selecting the Right References: 4 Things to Consider

Some may think reference checks are a practice of the past; however, at The Overture Group, we conduct thorough reference checks for all final candidates. References are a significant part of the process and should not be overlooked.

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The Candidate’s Guide to Executive Search Firm Success

What should you look for when choosing an executive search firm?

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How the Unemployment Rate Affects the Candidate Pool

We see a decreasing unemployment rate and an increase in candidate expectations, leaving executive searches now yielding a slate of 1-3 candidates

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Essential Components of a Balanced Benefits Package

With rising health care costs and an increased focus on work-life balance, job seekers are taking a look at the full package before making a career move, especially when they have benefits, 401(k) contributions and bonuses with their current employer.

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