As HR Functions Evolve, Outsourcing Gains Favor

(DGIwire) – Human resources departments are in a state of flux. According to The Wall Street Journal, some business executives have come to feel that the traditional HR department has assumed so many responsibilities that it can stifle an organization’s innovation and bog it down with inefficient policies and processes. Other companies are striving to […]

5 Ways to Impress at Job Interviews

(DGIwire) – Hiring the wrong people can be extremely expensive. According to job-search website Monster, it can cost businesses one-fifth of an employee’s salary to replace them. As a result, companies are spending even more time vetting recruits to make sure they have the right skills, values and personalities, Monster reports. Going into a job […]

What Keeps New York’s Fashion Industry Humming? People, People, People

(DGIwire) – The days before Fashion Week in New York City are perhaps the busiest in the city’s apparel industry. Frantic designers rush around looking for gold buttons with blue inlay, for seamstresses to make pleats and for patternmakers with spare fabric. They make modifications to dresses in real time under enormous deadline pressures. Yet […]

4 Reasons for Businesses to Outsource Their HR Needs

(DGIwire) – The global market for human resource outsourcing is projected to reach $53.9 billion by 2020, according to market research firm Global Industry Analysts. Today, nearly 85 percent of firms outsource at least some of their HR functions, reports Inc.com. But why would a business need or want to outsource its HR functions in […]

The Latest Fashion Trend: Shake-Ups in the C-Suite

(DGIwire) – The fashion industry is in a state of flux in 2016. According to The Financial Times, a wide-ranging set of factors—including challenging economic headwinds and an exodus of designer talent from some major fashion houses—has precipitated the turmoil. One particular source of upheaval in the fashion world is due to shake-ups in the […]

Boom in Finance Industry Keeps the Garden State Fresh for Workers

(DGIwire) – With the Great Recession in the rear-view mirror, the financial services industry in the Garden State is once again booming. According to the State of New Jersey’s official website, industry leaders with a major presence in the state include Prudential Financial, PNC Bank, PNC Financial, Merrill Lynch, Commerce Bank, Wells Fargo, Citigroup, UBS, […]

Managed Services Dilemma: What to Do When Yours Isn’t Working

(DGIwire) – Most companies could benefit from outside assistance when it comes to managing their temporary workforce; similar to hiring a specialty attorney for immigration advice, engaging a third party to manage your firm’s temporary workforce can be a powerful strategy to most efficiently leverage these workers. A Managed Services Provider (MSP) assumes responsibility in […]

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