The Morisey-Dart Blog.

News, advice and insights from the minds of Morisey-Dart Group executive recruiters.


Tips to Help Your Organization Reduce Employee Turnover Rates!

As job choices increase and more contract options become available  to your “top talent”—-how will you deal with employee turnover rates? According to the 2018 Deloitte Millennial Survey, 43 percent of millennials plan to leave their jobs in the next two years and 61 percent of Gen Z’s say they would also leave their jobs within… Read more »

Demand for Recruiters Increases, In Spite of Technology

How will increased use of technology change reliance on recruiters in the hiring process? The digital landscape and innovative technology have fundamentally changed the way many organizations conduct business. This includes how employers seek out new hires. How will increased use of technology change reliance on recruiters in the hiring process? From artificial intelligence to… Read more »

How to Deal with Change at Work: Talk to Other Co-Workers in Your Company

No one loves change; especially when it is at their place of work. When your company is undergoing change, it’s essential to talk to your co-workers. There are ways to deal with change in your workplace by driving conversations that are impactful and lead to greater job satisfaction. The following strategies can make discussions productive:… Read more »

Top Reasons Why Candidates Abandon an Outdated Application Process

The recent 2019 MRINetwork Recruitment Trends Study found that there is a big difference between the easy application process job candidates expect and the antiquated systems that are still in place when it comes to applying for opportunities online. Candidates are frustrated with the current online job application process–some obstacles they see are long applications, inability… Read more »

Are You Losing Top Talent in the Application Process? Here’s Why!

How to Ensure Your Job Application Process Isn’t Eliminating Top Talent Take a look around, almost everywhere you go it seems everyone is on a mobile device. These mechanisms provide us with 24/7 access and the ability to instantly connect to work, and almost every aspect of our personal lives. It should be no surprise… Read more »

Reasons Why Contract Staffing Continues to Increase

The contract workforce appears to be an important hiring solution of choice for businesses in the current economic climate. Statistics compiled from the Staffing Industry Analysts’ Workforce Solutions Buyer Survey 2018 reported 22 percent of respondents said their staff is contract and predict that this number will rise to 30 percent by 2028. According to an article published on HRO… Read more »

6 Ways a Contract Position Improves Your Work and Your Life!

More companies are using contract staffing solutions for their cost-savings and quick onboarding benefits—on the flip side, you can use these contract work opportunities as positive experiences. Here are some benefits of flexible work positions that can actually help move your career in an upward direction: 1) use short-term assignments to sharpen your current skills and… Read more »

How to Craft a Strong Change Narrative for Your Company

When your company is undergoing major change, it can be a tough transition for everyone, especially your organization’s employees. After all, they may be wondering how the company’s transformations will affect them, their roles, responsibilities, co-workers, leadership and other aspects of their lives in the coming months. Click to watch the video. To help dispel… Read more »

Video Job Interview Tips for Job Seekers

In today’s job interview environment, more companies are using video technology to conduct more job interviews due to time and money savings. You may be asked to participate in a video interview for screening purposes, or to interview in front of a panel of decision makers. Whatever the situation when interviewing by video, there are… Read more »

Pros and Cons of Using Video to Interview Candidates in Your Business

The hiring process for just one job opening in your organization can consume a lot of your hiring managers’ time. Using video as a tool to conduct candidate job interviews (especially in the early stages) can help decrease the overall amount of time your HR and hiring teams spend in the hiring process–thus saving money.… Read more »