Employer Resources

How to Find Great Accounting Professionals

Hiring accountants in a tough market? Being proactive is key. Helpmates’ staffing experts explain how you can secure the best talent.

7 Questions to Help You Recruit For a Team Fit

How can you better identify candidates who will improve your team dynamics? Here are seven key questions to guide your interviews.

Helping Your Accounting Staff Members Keep Up with Their Professional Development

As automation and the shift to hybrid and remote work affects your accounting employees, so will the need to help them with professional development.

Why Employees Leave: It’s Not Them, It’s You

57% of employees have quit because of their boss. Here’s what you can do about it.

Why Your Job Candidates Want You to Text, Not Call

Why Your Job Candidates Want You to Text, Not Call

Yes, it’s true: job candidates much prefer a text from a recruiter than receiving a phone call. You probably can guess why from your own experience: a phone call is very disruptive. You don’t know if the call will take one minute of your time or...

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Avoid These Recruiting Marketing Mistakes

Avoid These Recruiting Marketing Mistakes

Does your company start hiring someone only as soon as you have a need? That is, do you whip up a job posting only when a hiring manager requests a replacement or needs to fill a new position? If so, do you find yourself scrambling to source and...

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Real Life Virtual Networking Advice

Real Life Virtual Networking Advice

It's now been more than a year since the first case of COVID-19 appeared in the United States. As the pandemic drags on, most everyone has had to make major changes in how they work and live. Many now work remotely to avoid close contact with...

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Giving Yourself a Recruiting Degree

Giving Yourself a Recruiting Degree

No college offers a recruiting degree or one in sourcing. Although there are some very good training programs available, most of what recruiters learn, they pick up on the job. One of the most important parts of recruiting is sourcing candidates....

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Performance Review Strategies for the 2020s

Performance Review Strategies for the 2020s

No one enjoys performance reviews – neither managers nor workers. But when done well, they truly can help a supervisor gauge a person’s progress, or lack thereof. Here are a few strategies to use to make your performance reviews as effective as...

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When It’s Raining Job Candidates

When It’s Raining Job Candidates

Before the pandemic struck, employers were struggling to find people to fill open positions. But the pandemic has changed that in many respects. There were almost seven million jobs available in October (latest figures available), but in November...

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Best Practices for Hiring a Diverse Workforce

Best Practices for Hiring a Diverse Workforce

To hire a more diverse workforce, you need to start by taking a step back and looking at your hiring process from start to finish, from advertising an open position to onboarding. You need to look at everyone who will come into contact with the job...

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