Bridging the gap Between Employees and Employers

The hiring landscape has changed drastically over the last 15 months. From expanding, to furloughing, to hiring virtual, to re-entry. Despite the claims that we are “getting back to normal,” the trends are showing quite the opposite. So what’s causing the great divide. Simple: Communication. We have the fortunate opportunity to bridge the gap between…

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5 Tips for Successful Onboarding

What does your onboarding process look like? Is it paperwork and a gift basket on day one and then training day two? Only 12% of employees believe that their employer does a good job at onboarding. For years, businesses have been calling a person’s first day on the job their onboarding. However, turnover can be…

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Why We Hire For Attitude BEFORE Skillset

Our hiring model is a little different form the average recruiting and staffing firm. As a recruiting company, we are hired for long term and often high end positions, so we need to make sure we put the right candidate in the right spot. Attitude really encompasses a person’s willingness to learn, ability to work…

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SRS’s Why and Why You Should Find Yours

Over the last few months, the SRS team has been drafting our whats, whys and hows. What’s our niche? Why do we do what we do? How do we accomplish our goals? It’s been an inherent thought, but never explicitly stated. It was time for a clear direction. So we brainstormed and came up with…

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How to Interpret Resume Gaps

Since March of last year, hundreds of thousands of people have been laid off. This means that there will be bigger professional gaps in resumes. How can you quantify time that is not specified on a resume? How do you know what someone did for potentially the last 11 months? The most important thing when…

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How to Hire Virtually and Successfully

By the end of 2021, we expect almost a third of the workforce to be working mostly from home. We have been seeing the shifts to digital for the last six months. We have also been seeing the internal struggles small businesses have been facing during the transition. Hiring virtually requires a different mindset, different…

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How has Recruiting Changed?

Last year, one of the biggest issues in hiring talent, was the fact that most people were gainfully employed, but businesses were trying to expand. A small talent pool means that there is a lot of leg work in locating candidates. Today the script has flipped. With Michigan’s unemployment being almost 15%, the work comes…

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Branding and Hiring

If you asked a stranger about what they thought about your brand, what do you think they would say? Are they aware of your company? Do they see your vision? Branding is a huge part of how the community and competitors see your business. It is also imperative for attracting candidates. If your small business…

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Who is Strategic Recruiting Services?

Strategic Recruiting Services is all about helping you find, hire, and keep talent. But what makes our model different from other models? There are a ton of different models out there, so here is what ours looks like: Operation We operate as an outsourced recruiting firm that becomes an offshoot of your company when you…

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