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Urgent Bulletin: Recruiting & Compliance

As race, gender, disability, and veteran unemployment rates remain high, the OFCCP has made it their priority to end discrimination over minority groups during the recruiting process. Many federal contractors main challenge is remaining compliant as the OFCCP makes policy changes. Recruiting software can keep up with changing compliance regulations...

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Revamping & Revitalizing Performance Management

Performance management is not the annual performance review that it once was. Performance management has transformed into a consistent conversation and feedback loop between you and employees. This allows team members to direct their own career development toward company goals. Performance management helps you understand the strengths and weaknesses of...

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Effective Onboarding Makes For Efficient Employees

Getting new employees through the new hire paperwork process takes time and there is always the risk of data input error. Using an automated onboarding system that starts with automating the data collection of I-9, W-4 and E-verify forms creates a 100 percent paperless process that is quick for the...

Thank You Veterans

Thank You, Veterans

BirdDogHR would like to share our gratitude to all that have served in our military. In honor of Veterans Day, we praise you all for the sacrifices made every day for our country.

Connecting companies that want to hire veterans with this highly skilled talent pool is a recruiting...

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8 Do’s & Don’ts of Performance Reviews and Goal Setting

Most businesses wouldn’t be where they are today without setting goals or reviewing performance of the company and its employees. Goal-setting and performance reviews create a solid foundation for company growth and success. Performance reviews enhance employee engagement and, according to The Hay Group, companies with high engagement have 2.5...

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Embracing the New Mobility

By Andy Holtmann, Dexter + Chaney, LLC

Just the other day, I decided to bite the bullet and upgrade the cell phones my wife and I had been using for the past three years. Now, I had been dreading this as last time we upgraded, we moved...

The "Sorry I Can’t Go" Dilemma

By Tommy Eden

Lorenzo Cook applied for an associate position at the Kmart store located in Hyattsville, Maryland. Following an interview he was offered the position of customer service associate. During his appointment to fill out his new hire paperwork and take a mandatory drug screen, Cook...

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Planning for Success

“If you fail to plan, you’re planning to fail.”

You’ve probably heard this quote a time or two in your life. Quotes like these seem to show up often. You want to know why? Because it’s true. Benjamin Franklin was a pretty smart guy.

Makes you wonder if...

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