Talent Acquisition Trends 2024

Talent Acquisition Trends 2024

The Rise of Contract Talent in Today’s Job Market In recent years, a significant shift has been observed in the way businesses approach talent acquisition. With the rise of the gig economy and changing workforce preferences, contract work has become increasingly prevalent across industries. According to Resume Builder, 53% of companies moved full-time workers to […]

How to Bridge the Generation Gap: 5 Ways to Manage Gen Z Employees

Gen Z

Managing Gen Z Employees with Confidence     According to LinkedIn, “1 in 5 Gen Zers haven’t had a single conversation with someone over 50 in their workplace in the last year.”  What???  How is it possible that this very vocal generation feels awkward speaking with Baby Boomers and GenX coworkers?  The research goes on […]

Making a Case for the 4-Day Workweek in the U.S.

4-day workweek

The Pros and Cons of a 4-Day Workweek   For over a century, the U.S. has adhered to the standard 40-hour workweek. However, in recent years, the notion of a four-day workweek has gained traction as a potential solution to the challenges of traditional work schedules. As the pursuit of work-life balance intensifies, many are […]

THE RISE OF THE GIG ECONOMY

Gig Economy

Exploring Flexible Staffing and its Impact on the Modern Workplace We’ve all heard the term “gig economy,” but do we truly understand its implications and how it could impact each of us? Lloyd Staffing has opted to delve into the fascinating world of the gig economy, exploring its definition, characteristics, and its potential effects on […]

COVER LETTER TIPS How to write a contemporary cover letter that commands attention

Cover letter

  Just when you thought the cover letter was dead in the 2024 workforce, LinkedIn shared 20 statistics why cover letters remain important to your job search. A few of these notable stats: • 60% of companies continue to require these letters of introduction from job candidates • 83% of hiring managers frequently or always […]

International Women’s Day 2024: Gender Equality in the Workforce

international women's day

International Women’s Day is observed annually on March 8th; it is a global celebration that recognizes the achievements and contributions of women while advocating for gender equality. This day serves as a reminder of the progress made in empowering women and the challenges that persist. In the United States and around the world, the importance […]