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The Eastridge Group of Staffing Companies Acquires Assets of Abigail Abbott Staffing Services, Inc.

October 21, 2009

SAN DIEGO, (Oct. 22, 2009) – —The Eastridge Group of Staffing Companies announces acquisition of certain assets of full-service Orange County-based staffing business, Abigail Abbott Staffing Services, Inc. (Abigail Abbott), official October 12 for an undisclosed amount. “Abigail Abbott has an incredible legacy and is known for providing the highest level of service to its…

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Talent Technology Ranked 370th Fastest Growing Company in North America on Deloittes 2009 Technology Fast 500

October 20, 2009
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Vancouver, BC – October 21, 2009 —- Talent Technology today announced that it ranked #370 on Deloitte’s 2009 Technology Fast 500, a ranking of 500 of the fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and clean technology companies in North America. Rankings are based on percentage of fiscal year revenue growth during the five year…

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Dependent Eligibility Practice Leader, Dianne Geiger-Chin Loy Joins HRAdvance

October 20, 2009

Dallas, TX / October 2009 – HRAdvance, the standard in eligibility solutions for Dependent Eligibility Audit, today announced that Dianne Geiger-Chin Loy, who has been a practice leader in the space for more than two decades, has been named Regional Vice-President of Sales. In her new role, Mrs. Dianne Geiger-Chin Loy will assume responsibility for…

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Halogen Software Announces First Money Back Guarantee for Talent Management Software Market

October 20, 2009
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Ottawa, ON – October 20, 2009 –- Halogen Software today announced a new “Certain to Succeed” money back guarantee for its talent management solutions, a first for the talent management software industry, and a new benchmark for other HR software vendors to follow. Halogen’s decision to begin offering a money back guarantee is rooted in…

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Businesses Get a Leg-Up on 2010 with Employers Groups Annual WELU Events

October 19, 2009

LOS ANGELES, CA, October 20, 2009 -– Speakers from the Disney Institute, Richard Simmons, and other top Employment Law attorneys are teaming up with Employers Group this fall to prepare businesses with the latest workplace trends and legislation facing employers in 2010. Employers Group will be hosting four Workplace Employment Law Updates (WELU) throughout California…

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ARAG Recognized as One of the Best Places to Work in Insurance

October 19, 2009

DES MOINES, Iowa – October 20, 2009 –- ARAG®, a global leader of legal insurance, has been selected as one of the Best Places to Work in Insurance by Business Insurance magazine and Best Companies Group. “Our corporate culture, exceptional benefits and programs that encourage personal growth and professional development make ARAG a premier company…

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AIRS High Impact Series Offers Quick Solutions for Busy Recruiters

October 19, 2009
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October 20, 2009— LEBANON, NH – —AIRS, a market leader in recruitment training today announced the launch of its High Impact Series, offering multiple, one-hour online classes for recruiters on the go. From effectively managing job postings to sourcing above the competition and mastering the world of Twitter, Google and LinkedIn, each interactive course offers…

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WorkForce Software Sponsors Human Capital Institutes 'Enterprise Workforce Management' Online Education and Research Initiative

October 19, 2009

General, Business, HR, Academic, Government and Military Recruiting Press Washington, D.C. October 20, 2009 WorkForce Software Sponsors Human Capital Institute’s ‘Enterprise Workforce Management’ Online Education and Research Initiative Inaugural Webcast, ‘Three Cornerstones of Enterprise Workforce Management,’ Scheduled for October 29 on www.hci.org Washington, D.C. – October 20, 2009 – The Human Capital Institute (HCI), a…

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Profiles International Identifies Crucial Behaviors for Customer-Facing Employees

October 19, 2009
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Austin, TX (PRWEB) Oct. 20, 2009 -– Profiles International, a global leader in employee assessments and talent management solutions, has released a report highlighting six crucial behaviors for employees who are directly responsible for customer service. The report suggests that customer loyalty is critical to business success since the lifetime value of a loyal customer…

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Perspectives Ltd and Chicagoland Chamber of Commerce Partner to Promote Drug-Free Workplaces. EAP Provider Offers Workshops to Help Businesses Understand Employee Substance Abuse and Its Impact

October 19, 2009

CHICAGO, IL— October 19, 2009 –- More than 8% of full-time employees in the U.S. were drug users and nearly 9% of full-time employees reported heavy alcohol use in 2007, according to data from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA). To help business mitigate the impact of this challenge on operations and…

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