Author: Jeanne Knutzen

If You’re Hiring for “Cultural FIT”, How Would You Describe YOUR Culture?

by Jeanne Knutzen | December 1, 2017

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Unfortunately, not all hiring managers know how to describe their company culture – or know what components of their culture are important to consider when selecting employees for “fit”. … Read More »

The Right Job for You is all about the Match!

by Jeanne Knutzen | November 16, 2017

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At PACE, finding a job that’s right for you isn’t just about matching your resume with the “job specs” … Read More »

Alexa – Who Should I Hire?

by Jeanne Knutzen | November 14, 2017

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The homework needed to create a recruiting profile involves many layers of exploration which can impact about 80% of a smart hiring decision. What's most important to hiring smart is what you learn about the job and the ideal candidate even before you start the recruit! . … Read More »

What is “Cultural Fit”? When and Why Does It Matter?  

by Jeanne Knutzen | November 1, 2017

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Finding a company/team who do things we enjoy doing, and have patterns of working toether that match up with our own preferred work style, can be a powerful motivator. For employers, selecting employees based on "fit" can have a dramatic impact on your team's performance. … Read More »

EIGHT Ways to Make Sure Your Resume Gets Noticed!

by Jeanne Knutzen | October 24, 2017

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There are things candidates can do to make sure their resume gets noticed, starting with paying attention to the content and formatting of their initial e mail contact with a recruiter. … Read More »

Find the Right Recruiting Partner. Build the Right Relationship.

by Jeanne Knutzen | October 20, 2017

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Here are 8 things hiring managers can do to get the most of out of their service relationship with their recruiter. … Read More »

It’s All About the “MATCH”

by Jeanne Knutzen | October 13, 2017

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At PACE the “match” is not just about a candidate's skills and experiences but also about how well the candidate’s work style and placement preferences match up with what they will experience on the job. … Read More »

How Long Can a Temporary Assignment Last?

by Jeanne Knutzen | February 27, 2017

5 All About Temporary and Contract Employment, How To-Career & Job Finding Info for Job Seekers

The job started as an 8-16 week assignment, but they have been renewing my "contract" every 2-6 months. Is there is anything I can do? … Read More »

From “Personnel” to Strategic Partner. The Evolution of Human Resources!

by Jeanne Knutzen | August 12, 2016

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The PACE Staffing Network has been around 40 years - long enough to experience the changing role of Human Resources in the local business and professional community. … Read More »

Hiring is Never Easy. Finding the “Right Fit” is Even Harder!

by Jeanne Knutzen | June 20, 2016

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We know there are some timeless “best practices” for hiring right that are particularly important when talent pipelines are lean. … Read More »