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Inside-Out: Developing a More Diverse Workforce From Within

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While tech companies from Silicon Valley to the Silicon Forest to Seattle are adopting strategies to increase diversity in the industry, how can internally developing employees help the industry solve the diversity problem? Read more about diversity in tech in today’s post.

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Breaking Down the Recruiting Brick Wall: Evaluating & Selecting Candidates

The final installment in our three-part series exploring ways to build better hiring practices looks at how to up-level your interview process, reference checks and other assessment tools you may be using to assist you in more effectively evaluating and select candidates to make the best hires possible.

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Survey Says: A Look at the 2016 Nonprofit Employment Practices Survey™

2016 Nonprofit Employment Practices Survey Results

In today’s post, we share highlights from the ninth annual Nonprofit Employment Practices Survey™. Get a glimpse into the staffing, recruiting and retention practices of nonprofit organizations in the US and Canada, and learn where the sector is excelling and where it still needs to do some work.

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A Diverse Workforce is a Better Workforce: Exploring Diversity & Inclusion in the Workplace

Today 180one explores the topics of diversity and inclusion in the workplace, including why a diverse workforce is a better workforce and ways your organization can start creating a culture of inclusion at your company.

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Breaking Down the Recruiting Brick Wall: Identifying & Sourcing Candidates

For the second installment in our three-part series exploring ways to establish better hiring practices, we provide 5 ways to identify and source candidates that will take you above and beyond your standard job posting.

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Industry Spotlight: Distribution Executive Search

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As the distribution industry continues to evolve, companies must seek opportunities for continuous improvement in their processes, embrace new technology and focus their efforts for customer retention.

Learn about how 180one works with our distribution clients to overcome the recruiting challenges facing this increasingly complex sector in today’s Industry Spotlight.

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Industry Spotlight: Technology Executive Search

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As Portland emerges as a key player in the technology sector, hiring and retaining the right professionals is still a challenge for the city’s tech companies.

Learn about the recruiting ups and downs facing the tech industry and how 180one tackles them in today’s Industry Spotlight.

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Breaking Down the Recruiting Brick Wall: How to Build More Effective Hiring Practices

Today 180one kicks off a new series to help you when you’ve hit a recruiting “brick wall” and your standard practices just aren’t working anymore.

In this three-part series, we’ll give you the tools to build better hiring processes and effectively source, recruit, interview and select the right candidates for your organization.

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Industry Spotlight: Professional Services Executive Search

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Whether specializing in real estate or accounting, architecture or consulting, marketing or investing, services firms need professionals with the right mix of hard and soft skills.

In today’s Industry Spotlight, learn about the recruiting challenges that face professional services firms and how we will partner with your firm to overcome them.

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12 Facts You Should Know About Portland Business & Beyond

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Today we share 12 Facts You Should Know About Portland Business & Beyond. Click through for our downloadable PDF and more resources.

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