contract employees

Has Your Company Considered Contract Employees?

See that waiter pouring coffee for your fellow patron? How about the smartly-dressed young woman sitting across from you? If you’re wondering why they should interest you, here’s the million dollar answer: the rise and dominance of the gig economy. Intuit and Emergent Research report that on-demand workers are on track to double, from an […]

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How The Trump Administration’s Treasury Executive Order Will Affect The Financial/Banking Industry in 2017

  In speeches on the campaign trail in 2016, Trump promised to dismantle much of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act. On February 3, 2017, President Trump signed an executive order directing the Treasury Department to make legislative recommendations for reform within 120 days. The order also delays implementation of the fiduciary […]

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A Long Response Time Really Cracks My Brain

When something nonsensical happens, something I can’t understand no matter how hard I try, I often say it “cracks my brain.” Do you know this feeling? Lately, what cracks my brain more and more are candidates who don’t respond to expressions of interest about a job opening. Or I should say, candidates do respond, but […]

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Hiding Dates Can’t Hide Your Age…

I often notice on the resumes of candidates who have fifteen or more years of work experience that the dates are missing. Right away, I wonder, why are they missing? Frankly, what I guess is that the candidate must have been at least a teenager when the Brady Bunch originally aired. They are hiding their […]

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