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10 Things to Know about the Gig Economy

If you haven’t heard the term “Gig Economy” before, let me explain.  The gig economy is the concept of short term jobs and projects everywhere and all the time.   Technology, of course, is enabling this new gig economy and companies like Uber, … Read More…

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5 Ways Recruiters are Using Artificial Intelligence in Hiring

Whether you know it or not, using Artificial Intelligence in hiring is becoming more widespread. It shouldn’t surprise you because you are probably walking around campus with your smart phone or tablet cluttered with the latest apps to help you manage your life.  … Read More…

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College Grad Hiring Is Up

Every year the National Association of Colleges and Employers (naceweb.org) surveys companies to find out about their plans on college grad hiring. The Job Outlook for 2018 for grads showed that college grad hiring was up 4 percent. Although lower than the last … Read More…

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