If your organization has open positions, your job descriptions (and job titles) need to be on point, easy to digest, and sell not only your open positions but your organization and employer brand, too. After all, a job description is your most valuable hiring tool. But that can be a tall order for equally busy hiring managers, who may default to simple cookie-cutter job descriptions that, unfortunately, undersell what makes their company and positions unique. And that invites the less qualified to apply. With that in mind, let’s take a look at five best practices for writing great job descriptions: Best practices for writing great job descriptions Conduct a job analysis If we were to boil this whole guide down to a single How to Write a Job Description for Dummies piece of advice, it would be this: Always perform a job analysis before you write your job description. Even if you’ve hired for this job before or have even done this job … [Read more...] about How to write a job description that attracts better candidates
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Make sure you're responsible for these five activities, and you'll watch your business grow. Scott Duffy Published 7:45 am CDT, Thursday, May 9, 2019 Photo: Gilaxia | Getty Images Photo: Gilaxia | Getty Images Image 1 of / 1 Caption Close Image 1 of 1 Photo: Gilaxia | Getty Images Are These 5 Tasks Part of Your CEO Job Description? 1 / 1 Back to Gallery The following excerpt is from Scott Duffy’s book Breakthrough. Buy it now from Amazon | Barnes & Noble | Apple Books | IndieBound I often ask entrepreneur CEOs the following question: What’s your responsibility as the person in charge of your business? This is often met with a blank stare. Other times I get a vague … [Read more...] about Are These 5 Tasks Part of Your CEO Job Description?
The robot is an updated version of the company’s “Handle” bot, which Boston Dynamics first demonstrated back in 2017. The bot is back with even more functionality that lets it autonomously stack and unstack boxes that weigh up to 33 pounds, and move them onto and around conveyor belts. It’s built-in on-board vision system lets the robot carefully monitor where the objects should go and understand how to grasp and place each box. While it’s not quite ready to be unleashed into the workforce yet, it’s clearly on track to become a tireless warehouse worker who never needs a bathroom break, won’t form a union, and will never ask for a raise. It might put your job at risk, but at least it won’t chase you up the stairs and directly into your nightmares. … [Read more...] about Those frightening Boston Dynamics robots will also take your warehouse job
If you’re in the market for a new job, you’re no doubt aware of how important it is to read those online listings carefully. Glossing over certain details could cause your application to get needlessly tossed out or prompt you to apply for jobs that aren’t right for you. The latter, in fact, is a pretty big concern. Not only does applying for the wrong job waste your time, but it also puts you in a position in which you might accept a role you wind up hating. And that’s where reading job descriptions strategically comes into play. If you take the time to look out for red flags, you might save yourself the hassle of applying for roles that only spell bad news. Here are a few specific warning signs to be aware of. 1. A lengthy list of requirements Employers want to make sure they’re hiring qualified candidates for the positions they have open. But there comes a point at which a given company might have its expectations set too high. If a single job … [Read more...] about 4 warning signs to look out for in a job description
Jobs are set to be created as plans for two new industrial warehouse developments were unveiled for the borough. Stoford Developments and Oxenwood Real Estate have announced their intentions to transform the former Carlsberg brewery at Stone Cross in Golborne, after buying the premises in November.Other news: Billy Livesley murder investigation: Detectives probing the death of Wigan dad-to-be arrest second manThe partners have submitted two separate full planning applications for the Yew Tree Way site to Wigan Council.The project would include the refurbishment and a 10,000ft sq single-storey extension to create a 136,000ft sq warehouse, and an entirely new build 72,500ft sq facility to the south of the premises.The depot has been vacant since Carlsberg pulled out 12 months ago after 20 years of operating there.Stoford diretcor Tony Nash said: “Stone Cross is a prime logistics location with a lack of supply of good quality and much-needed employment accommodation. The site is … [Read more...] about Warehouse job plans unveiled for former brewery site