INFO AND RESOURCES FOR EMPLOYERS

How to Interview Candidates for Leadership Potential 

by Jeanne Knutzen | June 4, 2018

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While management skills and functions can be taught, leadership talent can be identified in candidates without any management experience. Here's how.... … Read More »

How Are the Latest Employment Trends Impacting You?

by Jeanne Knutzen | May 1, 2018

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Check out these latest employment trends, how they will or are impacting you, and what you can do to stay on top of your staffing game! … Read More »

Do You Have the Right Partner for Your Next Temp to Hire Recruit?

by Jeanne Knutzen | April 15, 2018

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Temp to Hire is one of our favorite things to do but we know that to make a difference for our clients, it has to be done right! Here's why (and how).... … Read More »

Is Being “Nice” Getting in the Way of Being “Effective”? 

by Jeanne Knutzen | April 9, 2018

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Ever wondered if you were being too nice to be the effective leader you want to be? According to a recent survey by Fierce Inc, you're not alone! … Read More »

Great Job Postings in the Age of “Googlization”

by Guest Author | April 4, 2018

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In a tight labor market, writing job postings that actually attract the talent you need requires some finesse and digital savvy. Here's some basics that are important to success! … Read More »

Hiring Great Employees – Even in a Tight Candidate Market!

by Jeanne Knutzen | March 1, 2018

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Finding great employees is not easy in any market, but in today's job market, particularly in the Northwest, the challenge is doubly difficult. Here's how to compete....  … Read More »

Washington Employers Face New Paid Time Off Requirements…

by Jeanne Knutzen | January 25, 2018

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Are Your Temporary Employees Subject to Washington State’s New Mandatory Paid Time Off Policies? The short answer is yes.  And this article has the details about the new law and how it will impact you! … 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. And the stakes are high. Creating the right profile is key to a successful hiring outcome. … Read More »

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

by Jeanne Knutzen | November 1, 2017

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Hiring based on the right "culture fit" benefits both companies and their employees and can dramatically impact team performance, morale and retention. Here's how and why... … 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 »

Great Hiring is All About Finding the “RIGHT 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 »

Do Virtual Teams Produce More? Have Less Conflict?

by Guest Author | October 10, 2017

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If you'd like to learn more about how to manage virtual teams, join us at our next one-hour, complimentary webinar, Virtual Leadership: Calibrate, Collaborate, and Celebrate, Thursday, November 16th … Read More »

Service Options to Fit All Budgets

by Marketing Team | September 13, 2017

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Tired of one pricing model  that fits no one? Look no further.  At PACE, each client’s service package is custom designed to fit their staffing needs and budget. … Read More »

Can an employee be terminated because they aren’t the “right fit”?

by Marketing Team | August 21, 2017

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We want to terminate an employee who doesn’t fit with our culture. Can we do this? Do you foresee any issues? Answer : First things first, check your policies and any correspondence (like an offer letter) that have been given to the employee to ensure that you have established an at-will employment relationship. … Read More »

4 Ways to Build a Team with PURPOSE

by Marketing Team | August 21, 2017

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Let’s think about purpose. You might see it as an uncertain topic, and while it is difficult to quantify, purpose is at the heart and soul of great endeavors. … Read More »

Check Out Our INSIGHT WEBINARS!

by Merrill Mayer | August 18, 2017

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We are excited to announce the quarterly Insights Webinar Series beginning September 19th at 10 AM PDT. … Read More »

Young, Old, and In Between – Northwest Employers Embrace Generational Diversity!

by Guest Author | August 15, 2017

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The Northwest is often looked at as the mecca of diversity but managing multiple generations in the workplace can be tricky. … Read More »

Job Auditions are at an All Time High!

by Marketing Team | July 11, 2017

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“Temp to hire” and “try before you buy” staffing models are proving to be one of the local area’s most popular ways for employers to recruit and hire the right employees. … Read More »

How Much are Hiring Mistakes Costing Your Company?

by Marketing Team | July 7, 2017

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Its not that hard to make a hiring mistake and a whole lot harder to hire right. Here's some ideas to avoid some of the common hiring mistakes! … Read More »