April 2017

SVP David Pinette Hosts the HR Department of the Year Kickoff Event

Our SVP David Pinette, along with partners Scott Rosen of the Rosen Group, and John Forde of Trion Benefits hosted the HR Department of the Year Kickoff Event. This event in April recognizes the winners from last November’s Awards, as well as introduces the awards to potential nominees. Winners present on best practices within their departments. This year’s event in November will celebrate the 20th Annual HR Department of the Year Awards.

Best Places for Job Seekers

Relocation rates held steady in 2016 and the first quarter of 2017. While employment prospects are strong this year, it is not easy to find jobs in certain places across the country, according to a new report on relocation with analysis of Bureau of Labor Statistics data by global outplacement company Challenger, Gray & Christmas, Inc.

2017 Teen Summer Job Outlook

While the economy continues to show signs of strength, industries that traditionally cater to teen workers are scaling back, meaning opportunities for teens might appear in unusual places or later in the summer when retailers have assessed consumer demand, according to an outlook released Tuesday by global outplacement consultancy Challenger, Gray & Christmas, Inc.