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What Employers Must Know When Drug Screening Applicants

What Employers Must Know When Drug Screening Applicants

Did you know that the percentage of US employees testing positive for drugs has increased over the past 2 years? This includes an increase in usage across nearly all workforce categories and drug test specimen types, according to Quest Diagnostics. Drug screening is...

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As a recruiter, it’s easy to get so buried in the weeds at times that we forget there are thousands of other people out there having the same challenges and asking the same questions. Indecisive hiring managers, frustrating candidates, too many requisitions to fill, and not enough hours in the day. The good news is that in those moments when you come up for air, or at least another cup of coffee, there are resources available to not only support you, but to remind you that you are never in this recruiting gig all alone.
There are some fantastic sites and blogs out there that if you’re not already familiar with, are worth your time to check out. The following list is made up of resources that provide a world of information on recruiting and Human Resources, but not in the most traditional way, which is just one of the many things that make them so enjoyable.

    1. 6-7 fistfulFistful of Talent, by Kris Dunn, is startlingly refreshing. Startlingly because it’s not at all what you’d expect from a site dedicated to recruiting.  Fistful of Talent, or FOT as they refer to themselves, covers every topic relevant to talent acquisition and talent management that you’d want to read about, but with none of the boredom. Sourcing, relocation, making offers, it’s all there, but with a whole lot of straight talk, and a lot less corporate lingo.
      Each of the writers for FOT are HR professionals, and have just the right amount of snark to make their posts entertaining yet extremely informative. Fistful of Talent is the perfect site to check out if you’re interested in seeing another perspective on the status quo.


    1. 6-7 workforceFistful of Talent has exclusively