When considering cooperating with your competition, there is a natural tendency to resist. In many instances those relationships can be beneficial and can lead to business growth, as well as flexibility to take on different work and improving your reputation. An engineering manager recently rehired a project engineer who worked for his company in the recent past. Shortly after the […]
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All employees are job seekers, whether they are currently hunting for a job or just want to know what’s out there. Getting to know yourself and your value, along with staying on top of potential opportunities, is the winning combo to excelling in your career. In this Vantage Point Recruiting podcast, Jay Casavant and Uli Stewart will explain job […]
The hot University of Wisconsin-Madison startup Tasso was launched by bright entrepreneur, and my tech-savvy nephew – Ben Casavant. Tasso is developing a cutting edge blood-sampling device, the HemoLink, which enables people to easily collect a sample of blood at home and mail it to the laboratory for analysis. Tasso’s the brainchild of Ben Casavant […]
In this day and age, everyone is looking for the 25th hour of the day. We need to work, yet we all want to be able to live the lives that we want and have as much free time as possible. In this Vantage Point Recruiting podcast, Jay Casavant and Uli Stewart will discuss work-life balance. They’ll cover […]
My apprenticeship in recruiting was experience-based. I took seminars on topics such as hiring the right talent, legal concerns for interviewing, the do’s and don’ts of hiring, and how to negotiate salary. My manager was primarily client-focused, and I found myself working with the candidates in qualifying, discovering/teeing up applicants in a proper representation, and […]
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The 8th Annual Vermont Tech Jam in Burlington drew a massive crowd. Burlington, Vermont, may not be the first city that comes to mind when you think of innovative “tech hub” cities but Champlain College’s gaming program is ranked among the top 10 in the country. The city introduced their first gigabit network last year, […]
How acts of “good deeds” matter and the importance of corportate social responsibility
Making sure you understand the significance of the personal element in providing excellence in customer service, listening skills are key.