Despite the latest technology, top-of-the-line amenities, and flex scheduling policies, today’s workplaces are riddled with issues like stress and burnout. In fact, according to a 2018 Gallup study of nearly 7,500 full-time employees, 23% reported feeling burned out at work “very often” or “always.” An additional 44% reported feeling burned out “sometimes.” That’s a… Read More »
Tag: Kansas City Recruiters
Create Opportunities, Not Just Jobs
In today’s competitive hiring landscape, top candidates have options. They’re searching out employers who offer more than just good pay and benefits. They want to work at places where they feel rewarded in a culture that’s a fit for their personality and lifestyle. That’s why companies need to take stock of what they’re offering… Read More »
What Happens to Your Resume After You Apply for a Job?
You spend hours seeking out job leads, crafting the perfect resume, and proofreading it again and again. Then you submit it…only to wait, wait and wait some more. What gives – and what exactly happens to your resume after you hit the “send” button? Your resume is screened. As experienced Kansas City recruiters, Morgan… Read More »
What Job Seekers Expect in 2018
What do job seekers want? It’s a question employers should be asking in 2018 if they want to land the best and brightest for their open positions. Finding talent has never been tougher. There are more opportunities for job seekers than there have been in the past decade, and companies will have to work… Read More »
How Important Are LinkedIn Endorsements to Your Job Search?
Gone are the days of simply needing a resume and cover letter in your job search. Today, you also have to be on social media, particularly LinkedIn. And part of that experience involves Endorsements. These are simply a way for those you know to vouch for the skills you have. But how important are… Read More »
Interview and Body Language Mistakes That Can Cost You the Job
Almost half of employers (49 percent) know if a candidate is a good fit for the job within the first five minutes of an interview. That’s according to a new survey by CareerBuilder that asked employers about the most memorable interview mistakes candidates have made. These employers had plenty to say about the sometimes… Read More »
Employee Spotlight: Geoff Farwell
Every two weeks, we highlight one of our amazing recruiters so you can get to know the Morgan Hunter team a little bit better. This week we spoke with the Senior Sales, Marketing & Advertising Recruiter Geoff Farwell! What did you do before you were a recruiter with Morgan Hunter? I have been in staffing… Read More »
Who’s Entering the Workforce? Top Degrees Among 2018 Kansas City College Grads
Every year, approximately 21 million students head to class on college campuses all over Kansas City and across the country. While there are literally hundreds of different majors available, it seems like students pick the same tried-and-true favorites over and over again. In fact, five of the most popular college majors students are still… Read More »
5 Things that Happen When You Work with a Recruiter to Find a Job
Looking for jobs in Kansas City? Have you thought about partnering with professional recruiters? When you do, you can take advantage of a whole host of benefits, including the following: Benefit #1: They know who’s hiring. Local recruiters are going to know which employers in the Kansas City area are hiring and how to… Read More »
Ask a Recruiter: What are some low-cost or no-cost benefits employers like myself can offer their employees?
Every third Thursday of the month, we answer questions submitted to us from Kansas City area job seekers and employers. This week, Senior Recruiter in our Administrative Division Morgan Johnson answers a question from an anonymous employer. What are some low-cost or no-cost benefits employers like myself can offer their employees? Morgan… Read More »