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To save on high costs, energy and resources, your team needs a talent pipeline. Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at Employment Metrix
When hiring a new employee, there’s always the risk that they aren’t as good of a fit as you thought. Someone confident and charming who seems great on paper might not actually have applicable skills they need for the position. Continue reading
Posted Jan 2, 2020 at Employment Metrix
The World Health Organization estimates that mental health related disorders cost the global economy $1 trillion in productivity every year. Mental health presenteeism, which is workers who attend work but are mentally unable to work, costs 3x as much as mental health absenteeism. Not only is there a direct impact on productivity and profits, but a negative effect on office culture and the health of your employees. Continue reading
Posted Dec 17, 2019 at Employment Metrix
Hiring the right candidate for a position is an incredibly important decision for any company. Candidates are potential employees, employees mean productivity, and productivity means money and success for the company. Therefore, time and diligence should be invested in the hiring process. Continue reading
Posted Dec 3, 2019 at Employment Metrix
Nexxt recently appointed Nikos Livadas as Vice President of Strategic Alliances. Continue reading
Posted Nov 19, 2019 at Employment Metrix
There has recently been hard debate surrounding generalists vs. specialists and who’s a better fit for your workplace. The well-rounded truth is: both. Continue reading
Posted Nov 5, 2019 at Employment Metrix
Nexxt, a recruitment media company,recently announced that Heather Ranney has joined the company as Vice President of Agency Channels. With a proven track record for forming partnerships and alliances and a strong background of more than 20 years in the recruitment marketing industry, Ranney will lead Nexxt’s agency team and continue to scale Nexxt’s relationships and business with agency partners. Continue reading
Posted Oct 24, 2019 at Employment Metrix
The term “cultural fit” can sometimes mean bias. Continue reading
Posted Oct 17, 2019 at Employment Metrix
The pressure of having a career and a family has become a difficult balancing act for most families. In fact, in 2018, 63 percent of family households with children had two working parents. For that reason, perks for new parents have become an important discussion for most companies. Continue reading
Posted Oct 1, 2019 at Employment Metrix
Hiring skilled employees results in the company making more money, right? Perhaps in the long run, but throughout the hiring process you’ll need to be prepared for some hidden costs that can really add up. Let’s go over some recruitment costs that you’ll want to consider before beginning your hiring process. Continue reading
Posted Sep 17, 2019 at Employment Metrix
Today’s job market is extremely competitive. Many companies are competing with one another to snag top talent. One of the greatest pools of untapped talent lies in recent college graduates. Each summer, graduates embark into the world, eager to make a professional impact. Their skills, drive, and unique perspectives can create immense value for an organization, but the competition amongst companies is fierce. Continue reading
Posted Sep 5, 2019 at Employment Metrix
We at Nexxt are excited to announce a software upgrade to our Text2Hire Conversation product. According to a survey, only 14% of the workforce is actively looking for a job, but 73% are open to receiving new job opportunities via text message. Nexxt’s Text2Hire Conversation allows clients to start dialogs with targeted groups of candidates pulled from the more than 8+ million in-demand job seekers who have opted-in to receive text messages about new opportunities and other career information from employers through Nexxt. Continue reading
Posted Aug 8, 2019 at Employment Metrix
Hiring managers have to look at what positions can be entirely filled with robots, and which can be assisted with the help of AI to produce more and cost less. Continue reading
Posted Jul 30, 2019 at Employment Metrix
Finding the best possible candidates for a role in your company is incredibly important, and of course, interviews are crucial for this. And while understanding who to hire lies heavily on the head of the person being interviewed, there are mistakes you could be making that are turning-off exceptional potential hires. Continue reading
Posted Jul 9, 2019 at Employment Metrix
Hi Deborah, Thanks for getting in touch. Your job alerts were set for jobs in a 40 mile radius, they are now set for 10 miles. Hope this helps and wishing you the best in your search!
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A few tweaks to your job posting and you could be flooded with viable candidates. Continue reading
Posted Jun 13, 2019 at Employment Metrix
We at Nexxt are very excited to announce that we are working toward improving the job search experience through an integration with Google. The integration of AMP, into Nexxt’s SmartMatch Alert emails will bring job seekers the most up-to-date, dynamic job content directly in their Gmail accounts. Continue reading
Posted Mar 26, 2019 at Employment Metrix
With Super Bowl Sunday on the horizon, employers around the country should be bracing themselves for a bombardment of calls from employees calling in sick Monday morning. Continue reading
Posted Feb 1, 2019 at Employment Metrix
There’s been a lot said about where retail is going (guilty as charged), but less about where it is now. What do workers really think about the retail industry in 2018? How much money do they make? What do they love and hate about their jobs? Do they see a clear career path for themselves? Continue reading
Posted Sep 13, 2018 at Employment Metrix
Nexxt is excited to welcome Steph McCabe as Director of Growth and Strategic Alliances. Steph specializes in strategic channel development, product management, and digital strategies and we are thrilled to have such a creative, well-versed, team player on our team! Continue reading
Posted Jul 3, 2018 at Employment Metrix
Nexxt welcomes back Chris Billetz as Director of Agency Relationships. His knack for developing strong and consistent relationships, ability to understand how to best help clients with their hiring needs, and his capacity to support his team wherever he can makes Chris an ideal fit for this role. Continue reading
Posted May 16, 2018 at Employment Metrix
It’s been an exciting few months at Nexxt, from being named a Top Workplace of 2018 to the arrival of our new COO, Andy Katz. Now, we have another exciting announcement – Nexxt has partnered with TextRecruit, a candidate engagement platform, to offer powerful text recruitment solutions to our clients. Continue reading
Posted Apr 4, 2018 at Employment Metrix
When we hire at Nexxt, we go big –like 6-foot iguana big! With that said, we’re excited to announce the addition of our new COO, Andy Katz, and his 6-foot iguanas Iggy and Princess, to the Nexxt team. Continue reading
Posted Mar 27, 2018 at Employment Metrix
Ah, Super Bowl Sunday. A time of great excitement, unwavering team loyalty, and carbs galore. Neilson’s preliminary ratings are here, clocking in this year’s number of viewers at 111.3 million. But, what about the day after? Are employees as tuned in to work as they were to the game? Continue reading
Posted Feb 5, 2018 at Employment Metrix