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Respond to an ICE Audit with Confidence

Respond to an ICE Audit with Confidence
Hundreds of people in Minnesota were fired after an Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) audit turned up a substantial number of illegal workers at a chain restaurant around the state. This sweep reflects a nation-wide trend of increased enforcement. While this probe has been high-profile news, most other audits have been part of what many people are calling the Obama administrations’ “quiet immigration raid” policy. Unlike dramatic raids of the past, ICE has been less focused on prosecuting the individual illegal workers and more on targeting employers who are breaking the law. Case...

The 3 stages of a successful job interview

The 3 stages of a successful job interview: Before, during, and after
Job interviews have 3 stages. Are you ready for every stage? Here's an infographic from Doherty explaining the basic do's and don'ts for a successful job interview process.

Doherty opens downtown Minneapolis staffing & recruiting office

Doherty’s newest location at 733 Marquette Avenue South, Suite 243, in the Baker Center Building, downtown Minneapolis, Minnesota.
Minneapolis, Minnesota—April 7, 2014 Doherty | The Employment Experts, a Minnesota-based staffing and placement agency, has opened a new office located in downtown Minneapolis. “We are very excited to announce our newest branch office in downtown Minneapolis,” said Doherty founder and CEO Valerie Doherty. “We currently serve a number of companies and candidates downtown, so the skyway location is a natural fit for us and makes the hiring process more convenient for job seekers looking for...

Honesty the Best Policy on Résumés

Honesty the Best Policy on Résumés
The importance of being honest on one’s résumé has once again been in the news. This time by up and coming college basketball coach Steve Masiello who led a small school to the NCAA Tournament for the first time in 10 years. This put him on the shortlist of desired coaches, and he was offered a job by a more prominent school. The offer was rescinded this week after it was revealed he never graduated with the Bachelor’s Degree. Two years ago, the CEO of Yahoo met the same...

Resume Hack: Don't get lost in the HR forest

Resume Hack: Don't get lost in the HR forest
2 Quick Tips to Keep Your Resume on Top of the Pile In HR and everywhere else, there's been a gradual migration away from paper resumes and file cabinets, and toward digital documents and virtual folders. However, one thing will never change in HR‒the critical need to stay organized. Something as simple as the type or name of your resume document can play a big part in helping managers store and access your resume. After all, why make things difficult for the person who might hire you? Tip #1: PDF or Not? In today’s world, HR departments use Applicant Tracking...

Doherty presenting to Minnesota Women in Marketing & Communications, Feb. 26 in Minneapolis

Doherty presenting to Minnesota Women in Marketing & Communications. Topic is “Interviewing and Recruitment: Advice and Tips for Hiring Managers and Job Seekers”
Minneapolis, Minnesota—February 20, 2014 Doherty Director of Marketing Amy Giessinger, Service Manager Aryel Hatton, and Human Resources Manager Katie Soens-Adams will be addressing the Minnesota Women in Marketing and Communications (MWMC) members and guests in a seminar on February 26 titled, “Interviewing and Recruitment: Advice and Tips for Hiring Managers and Job Seekers.” The evening event will be held at Padilla CRT, 1101 West River Parkway in downtown Minneapolis from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. High cost...

Doherty expands footprint in Mankato mall, welcomed by Mankato Chamber of Commerce

Doherty expands footprint in Mankato mall; welcomed by Mankato Chamber
Mankato, Minnesota—February 12, 2014 Eight ambassadors from the Mankato Chamber of Commerce welcomed Doherty | The Employment Experts into their new space at the Madison East Mall on February 12. The 34-year old staffing company has been part of the Mankato employment scene since they opened their first office in the city over 20 years ago. This is their 3rd move inside the Madison East shopping center, each office a little larger than the previous one to accommodate the growth of Doherty and the surge in temporary staffing in the city and surrounding communities. Central Mankato location...

How job interviews are changing: Gamification and other tech tools

How job interviews are changing: Gamification and other tech tools
I read an interesting article from Forbes the other day, "Want To Work Here? Play This Game First!" It describes a new “interviewing” method in which a hiring manager hands you a tablet and asks you to play some games for an hour. You are left in the room alone, interacting with the tablet rather than the interviewer. Supposedly, it tracks your moves, and can show the hiring manager how fast you learn, your processes, behaviors, and even how you approach risks. It is a very interesting...

Keys to Career Success: 6 Little Things That Make a Big Difference

Keys to Career Success: 6 Little Things That Make a Big Difference
I recently attended a networking event for the Southwest Metro Human Resources Association that left me with some insight on how to take realistic, proactive steps toward your career development. Amanda Brinkman, Chief Brand and Communications Officer at Deluxe Corporation and marketing guru, gave some common sense lessons on how the way you conduct yourself is just as important as your work experience and education. I wanted to share with you some of the key points I took from her presentation. Focus on the positive. This one...

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