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DCR Workforce’s blog publishes thoughtful and analytical posts on industry patterns and developments as well as valuable insights into today’s workplace economy and its impact on HR trends. The posts contain information that can be practically leveraged, and imparts managers with the knowledge to evaluate and improve the outcomes of their daily professional activities.
Like Peanut Butter and Jelly: Contingent Work in the Software Industry

Like Peanut Butter and Jelly: Contingent Work in the Software Industry

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Contingent work is in the news for the way it’s growing by leaps and bounds; so much so, that some career advisors are talking about traditional jobs as we know them becoming obsolete and instead replaced by short-term projects. Understandably, some industries are more amenable to hiring contingent workers than others. The software industry is  Click for full story…

Cleveland Cavs, Cakes and KeyBank – Celebrating the Championship in Style

Cleveland Cavs, Cakes and KeyBank – Celebrating the Championship in Style

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Congratulations, Cavs – 2016 NBA Champions! Woot, woot! The city of Cleveland is celebrating an amazing win – coming from a 3-1 deficit and bringing home the trophy after defeating the Golden State Warriors in the finals. The Game 7 win was a landmark in NBA history that no team has ever pulled off until  Click for full story…

How to Tell a Bluff: Make VMS Providers Lay Their Cards on the Table

How to Tell a Bluff: Make VMS Providers Lay Their Cards on the Table

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When you watch professional poker players, you’ll see many of them wear baseball caps and sunglasses. Why is that? It’s because when you watch someone long enough they have what’s known as a “tell” or a sign that reveals or divulges something secret or private – in other words, even the best card sharks do  Click for full story…

global recruiting trends

The Half-time Report: Taking a Look at 2016 Global Recruiting Trends

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In our industry, we’re always wondering: What does the future hold for recruitment? In our December 2015 DCR TrendLine article, we looked to LinkedIn to provide us with the 2016 global recruiting trends. The report was based on a survey of 4,000 talent acquisition decision-makers, and revealed some of the key focuses for recruiters in  Click for full story…