On Tuesday, September 12th, the PA Department of Labor & Industry is observing PA CareerLink® day throughout the commonwealth to encourage anyone who is unemployed or underemployed to join the workforce in PA. To celebrate, the PA CareerLink® Luzerne/Schuylkill Counties we’ll be hosting a series of events throughout the day to highlight how our programs and services help job seekers find employment, whether it be training and education to advance along your career pathway or 1:1 job search assistance.
PA CareerLink® Schuylkill County is hosting its annual Schuylkill Countywide Job & Education Fair on Wednesday, October 11th, 2023 from 10 AM to 4 PM at the Fairlane Village Mall, 7211 Pottsville St Clair Hwy, Pottsville, PA 17901.
Have you ever felt frustrated with a team member’s performance? Did you wish they would just seek employment elsewhere so that you could fill their role with someone new? You may not be alone. “Quiet Firing” has been part of a growing conversation among leaders across industries. However, quiet firing may lead to more harm than good for your business. Read below to learn more about this phenomenon and how you can avoid quiet firing your team.
What is “Quiet Quitting”? Simply put, the term is a new name for employee disengagement. Employee disengagement lowers productivity and reduces team morale, which can negatively impact your company’s bottom line. . At first glance, quiet quitting may seem like an impossible problem to solve. You can’t motivate employees who are not interested in doing what it takes to succeed, right? Not necessarily. Click here to read how you can prevent your team from quiet quitting!
Are you experiencing higher-than-average turnover rates? Click to read how a phenomenon known as “The Great Reflection” is influencing employee retention, as well as three simple steps you can take to hold onto your existing talent!
Do you have a difficult time finding workers with the skillset you need to advance your business? A work-based learning program just might be the way to fill skill gaps in your workforce!
The Pennsylvania Board of Pardons will now be accepting applications to pardon individuals with certain marijuana offenses through the PA Marijuana Pardon Project. All applications must be submitted by Friday, September 30th to be considered.
Recruiters, has this ever happened to you? You have a great initial conversation with a job applicant and set up an interview. The day arrives and the candidate is nowhere to be found, or worse you make it through the interview process, give a candidate an offer letter and they never show up for their first day of work. Unfortunately, you have just been ghosted. How can you prevent this from happening? Keep reading to learn 3 reasons why job seekers withdraw from the recruitment process and what you can do to prevent them from leaving.
To be as accessible as possible, PA CareerLink® has launched a new and exciting ad campaign to share more about our services for job seekers.
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