Finding Employment Opportunity Amid a Challenging Landscape
June 24, 20201:34 pm
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Insight by NITP, Inc.
June 29, 2020 – Host Bob Leins, CPA® welcomes Kathy Lavinder, Founder of Security & Investigative Placement Consultants, a niche executive search firm.
The new normal has changed the way that employers interview and hire new employees, including video interviews and cautious, protracted hiring decisions. What can you do to find opportunity? Tune in for a discussion on current workforce trends and opportunities.
Aging workforce means more millennials in management roles
Diversity and inclusion emphasis will increase
Pay transparency will increase
More remote work and employees dispersed geographically
Technical savvy is essential
Education will be valued, STEM backgrounds in demand
Cyber Security programs will continue to add new jobs
More business resiliency and crisis management jobs
Target potential employers who are hiring
Know who has been furloughing, cutting jobs, or freezing hiring
Look for opportunities within current employer
Frame your value proposition to reflect current thinking, trends, needs