Bad Hiring Decisions - Why are they made, and what can be done? [WATCH THE PANEL DISCUSSION]

2/14/2019 8:24:28 AM

High turnover rate has been a growing issue among businesses, and recently became the topic of discussion on the webinar: Why are bad hiring decisions made, and what can be done?

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Mike Starich and Barbara Humpton Write about How to Improve Veteran Recruiting for Manufacturing.net

2/7/2019 10:15:49 AM

Manufacturing.net recently featured an article co-authored by Mike Starich, CEO of Orion Talent, and Barbara Humpton, CEO of Siemens USA, titled “Accelerating and Improving Veteran Hiring.” Starich and Humpton are well suited to this topic as both practitioners and thought leaders in the field of veteran recruiting.

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Holiday Reading List: Top 7 Blog Posts of 2018

12/27/2018 8:27:23 AM

Another year is in the books! Throughout 2018, Orion Talent and Orion Novotus have matched 7,000+ candidates with careers with more than 750 companies. We are pleased to have played a role in helping companies discover top talent, whether through Recruitment Process Outsourcing (RPO), Military Hiring, or Skilled Talent Recruiting, and look forward to the partnerships 2019 will bring.

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How to Retain Talent and Fight Employee Attrition

11/29/2018 9:51:11 AM

In his most recent Recruiting Daily article, “High quit-rate problem? You can fix that,” Orion CEO Mike Starich explores retention concerns during a tight labor market. “3.5 million workers voluntarily left their jobs in April 2018, the highest quit rate since the dotcom boom peaked in 2000,” writes Mike. Reasons for high quit rates include high demand for talent and lower wages among others.

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Department of Labor Prepares to Launch HIRE Vets Medallion Award for 2019

10/25/2018 9:10:44 AM

The Honoring Investments in Recruiting and Employing American Military Veterans Act of 2017 (HIRE Vets Act) was signed by President Trump on May 5, 2017, and required the Secretary of Labor to establish a program that recognizes employer efforts to recruit, employ, and retain veterans.

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Ghost Story 2018: When Candidates and New Hires Go Dark

9/12/2018 9:15:58 AM

There’s a new ghost story that’s unlikely to hit the shelves at bookstores or make its on-screen debut. It’s not thrilling and certainly lacks entertainment, but it haunts Talent Acquisition and Hiring Managers each day. The plot of this ghost story is a scenario you likely know too well: candidates blowing off scheduled job interviews or accepting offers only to vanish without a trace.

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The New Way to MBA: Earn Your MBA While Building Momentum in your Career

7/25/2018 9:30:29 AM

Orion Talent is proud of our partnership with the Jack Welch Management Institute (JWMI) to help accelerate the career trajectories of our Alumni and Customers by earning an MBA. The JWMI MBA program provides immediately actionable practices needed to drive results in any industry, and is taught by hand-picked faculty members who are experts in their fields.

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FREE E-BOOK - Winning Strategies from Talent Acquisition Leaders

6/28/2018 9:58:44 AM

We are excited to announce the release of our first TA Trendsetters e-book. Launched in 2017, TA Trendsetters is an Orion Talent publication dedicated to exploring how industry experts are boosting productivity, precision, and predictability.

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Despite Manufacturing Skill Gaps, Siemens Is Hiring & Thriving

5/16/2018 10:09:46 AM

On Wednesday, May 9, Mike Brown, Vice President of Talent Acquisition, Americas Region, for Siemens USA, joined me at the IndustryWeek Manufacturing & Technology Conference & Expo in Raleigh, North Carolina. We were there to share our ideas on how manufacturers can address one of the most serious challenges we face today: the skilled talent shortage. How big is the challenge?

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TA Trendsetters: Efficiency & Engagement in Talent Acquisition

4/24/2018 11:35:21 AM

We are pleased to present our fourth issue of Talent Acquisition (TA) Trendsetters. In Efficiency & Engagement in Talent Acquisition, Malaika Kattke, Human Resources Director, Corporate and Field Operations at QAD, shares effective recruitment tools and insights on maximizing efficiency within the industry.

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