While many aspects of hiring in healthcare are similar to hiring in any other industry, these placements can have consequences on patients’ lives. That’s what make assessing a candidate’s competencies so important.

Hiring nurses can be difficult, but you’re organizations culture should be a part of the solution, not the problem. Here, we take a look at some data from our Nursing Culture Quiz to see what healthcare organizations are doing right, and where they can improve, when it comes to hiring nurses.

Cost-of-Vacancy is an important metric healthcare organizations must track to fully understand how their current staffing levels are affecting their bottom line. Get a detailed look at the cost-of-vacancy metric and how you can calculate it for your organization.

Hiring in the world of senior care isn’t easy, and it’s not getting any easier. A recent poll revealed that 3 out of 5 hiring managers and recruiters in the senior care industry believe hiring will be more challenging in 2018 than it was in 2017. And it’s not hard to see why.

Employer branding is essential to implementing and executing against modern recruitment strategies. Read on to learn more about employer branding for healthcare organizations, today.

Creating a Powerful Employee Referral Network

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The saying goes that it’s not about what you know, it’s about who you know. And when it comes to getting hired, well, we’ve found that there’s some truth to that. Employee referrals continue to be the top source of hires for employers nationwide, accounting for more than 30 percent of overall hires in 2016.

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Job Board Listings: How to Make Every Word Count

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In the age of the internet, advertising job openings is easier and more productive than ever. Before, all you could rely on was your local newspaper’s circulation and community word of mouth. Now, you can blast your job openings all over the country in seconds. But those job board listings won’t do you any good

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The Case Against Resumes: Why They’re Unreliable

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Looking around on career pages and job boards, you won’t find any that don’t ask job applicants to upload or, at the very least, email a resume. These rap sheets, also known as curriculum vitae (or CV for short) have become a staple of the HR world. Because of that, people everywhere are condensing their professional experience

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