How Orion Talent Can Help You Find the Right Job

12/10/2019 10:39:13 AM

According to a recent LinkedIn report, veterans are more likely to be underemployed than their civilian counterparts. While the unemployment rate for veterans is 3.2 percent (and lower than the national average for civilians), veterans still struggle to find a career that matches their qualifications gained in the military.

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Free Recruiting Cost-Per-Hire Calculator

12/5/2019 8:10:13 AM

The first step to better recruiting is to understand what it is costing you. And recruiting a new team member costs far more than you might think. Both internal and external activities affect your cost-per-hire. This ratio, the total dollars spent for sourcing, recruiting and staffing for the total number of hires during a specific time period, is an essential metric.

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LinkedIn Veteran Opportunity Report

12/3/2019 8:05:50 AM

LinkedIn recently released their Veteran Opportunity Report, which highlights the current state of veteran employment and how challenging it is for veterans to find a career that properly utilizes all of the skills and talents that they received in the military. The report, pulled from LinkedIn data and additional insights, is helpful for both veterans and employers.

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7 Ways to Encourage Gratitude in the Workplace

11/28/2019 7:57:06 AM

Thankfulness is a theme that deserves more than just a month. And in corporate culture, encouraging gratitude goes a long toward ensuring positive employee engagement. As long as this gratitude is genuine, it can have broad effects throughout a company in addition to engagement, including productivity and customer service.

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Happy Thanksgiving from Orion Talent

11/26/2019 10:27:38 AM

As we approach the Thanksgiving holiday and reflect on all that we have to be thankful for, we want to take a moment here at Orion Talent to extend a special thank you to the servicemen and women of the military.

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[Case Study] How Recruitment Process Outsourcing (RPO) Stabilized Talent Acquisition for a Technology Company

11/21/2019 9:26:49 AM

In our newest case study, Orion Novotus is excited to share how QAD, a provider of complete, integrated business software for manufacturing companies, partnered with us to create structure, consistency, and stability in its talent acquisition process, with implementation across the business.

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Veteran Spotlight: Vallery Carolus

11/19/2019 10:48:30 AM

This week, we’re proud to profile Vallery Carolus, a former U.S. Navy Sonar Technician who is now a Production Controller with Siemens. Vallery began looking for a career about six months prior to her end of active service, and was having trouble finding companies that would consider her for a career that far in advance. She decided to contact Orion for assistance.

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Veterans Day, Every Day - Resources for Employers Hiring Our Nation's Heroes

11/14/2019 8:11:35 AM

Veterans Day may have been Monday; but, at Orion, every day is about veterans! Founded in 1991 by five former Junior Military Officers to help veterans find meaningful careers, we are proud to continue our mission 28 years later. And we are thankful to partner with companies that understand the technical expertise and leadership former service members bring to their civilian careers.

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Veterans Day Discounts to Thank You for Your Service

11/11/2019 9:31:46 AM

Today marks Veterans Day, a federal holiday to commemorate and honor all those who have served in the US military. The holiday coincides with Armistice Day, which is celebrated in other parts of the world to honor the signing of the Armistice that ended World War I, ending hostilities at the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month in 1918.

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Here's Why You Should Always Be Onboarding

11/7/2019 12:30:52 PM

Great; your star candidate accepted your job offer! You breathe a sigh of relief. That hard-to-fill position is dealt with! Not so fast -- Hiring a new employee is just the beginning. Onboarding is an integral part of the recruiting process.

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