Training Your Team Effectively in 2021

Panther Training Your Team Effectively in 2021 The Panther Group

Like almost everything in our business and personal lives, training has changed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. While signs point to a recovery that should have us back to a semi-normal way of doing business by late 2021, or early 2022, it’s wise to prepare for various scenarios. Many of the best practices developed over… Read more

The Benefits of Payrolling Contingent Workers

The Benefits of Payrolling Contingent Workers The Panther Group

Companies are facing unprecedented challenges to achieving more with less given the current business environment.  As a result, companies are using contract workers more than ever before to supplement their existing workforce. Contingency staffing services give companies the flexibility to adapt to the rapidly changing business environment while significantly reducing the costs of full-time employment.… Read more

Diversity is a Business Strategy – Not A Buzzword

When companies first began working on diversity initiatives, the attitude was often more one of checking off a required box than it was genuinely embracing diversity and seeing its value. But times have changed. Increasingly, businesses recognize the value brought by a variety of viewpoints and a workforce that better reflects the world and their… Read more

What Are the Advantages of Recruitment Process Outsourcing?

Outsourcing is often more efficient, can reduce turnover, and provides a competitive advantage. The Panther Group offers Recruitment Process Outsourcing (RPO) services that leverage our access to qualified candidates and means to effectively screen them. Consider these advantages of recruitment process outsourcing. Recruiting High-Quality Applicants Are you certain which are the most effective methods of… Read more

Summer Reading Series: Great Management Books You May Not Have Heard Of

Summer is the perfect time to finally read all those books that you know will improve your management skills and boost your leadership quotient that you just can’t get to during the rest of the year. Here are great management books you may not have heard of. 6 Top Management Books 1. The Effective Executive:… Read more

Smart Ways to Drive Efficiency into How You Manage Your Workforce

Managing your workforce can be expensive and time-consuming. Even when you only have to hire for one or two positions every once in a while, it’s almost a full-time job to recruit, interview candidates, check references, hire, onboard, and train. But when you work with a staffing firm, you can make sure that your workforce… Read more

The Skills Gap is Impacting Hiring

As a hiring manager, you probably don’t need us to tell you that there’s currently a bit of a crisis in terms of the amount of qualified professionals available for hire. Earlier this year, The Hill reported the US Bureau of Labor Statistics’ findings that the IT industry would likely need to add around 100,000… Read more

HR Spring Cleaning Checklist

As the warmer season (finally) comes into view, now is the perfect time to do a bit of “spring cleaning” with regard to your duties as a human resources manager. During this time, you’ll want to attend to some of the tasks that you may have put on the backburner, and also ensure that you’re… Read more

How Can You Control Hiring Costs?

As you probably know, hiring new employees is expensive. In fact, it’s estimated that the entire process of interviewing and onboarding a single employee costs as much as nine months’ worth of that person’s salary. Essentially, this money spent bringing aboard new employees isn’t something that can be recouped; it’s simply the cost of running… Read more

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