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Want to Make Better Hiring Decisions? Think Like an NFL GM

on September 10, 2019
$860,000. That’s roughly what a National Football League player can expect to take home in a season. If that seems low, it might be because...
Toby GrahamWant to Make Better Hiring Decisions? Think Like an NFL GM

Stat of the Week: Star Performers vs. Average Performers

on August 20, 2019
You’re probably pretty good at your job. For a moment, imagine if you weren’t. Imagine you were overwhelmed, undertrained, unmotivated, and less productive than you...
Toby GrahamStat of the Week: Star Performers vs. Average Performers

The FCRA Way: 4 Steps to a Compliant Background Check

on July 26, 2019
Background checks are common during the hiring process and appear straightforward, but the reality is that a compliant background check can be murky. Frito-Lay, Walmart,...
Emily HartmanThe FCRA Way: 4 Steps to a Compliant Background Check

Stat of the Week: Star Performer vs. Toxic Employee

on May 21, 2019
Picture this: you’re about to make a crucial hire for your organization, and you’re down to 2 candidates. The first candidate, Anna, was friendly, personable,...
Toby GrahamStat of the Week: Star Performer vs. Toxic Employee

Forbidden Interview Questions

on April 26, 2019
Q: I have a training manual that lists unacceptable employment interview questions, including “any information that the applicant put on his/her resume or application." Why...
Emily HartmanForbidden Interview Questions

Hiring Happiness: What Is It and How Do You Get It?

on April 25, 2019
Take the stress out of recruiting and learn how to reach Hiring Happiness. Join us for a free webinar where we will cover the following:...
Toby GrahamHiring Happiness: What Is It and How Do You Get It?

Should You Only Hire Happy People?

on April 25, 2019
The answer seems simple, right? You’d think that hiring happy people makes for a happy, positive workplace. Or, do happy workplaces create happy employees? Well,...
Emily HartmanShould You Only Hire Happy People?

Best Hiring Strategies: Thoughts From a New Hire

on April 6, 2019
As a new hire at KPA, and having been on both sides of the interviewing table, I’m familiar with interview styles and how widely varied...
Emily HartmanBest Hiring Strategies: Thoughts From a New Hire

Hiring Best Practices

on November 6, 2018
Hiring can be hard, but it doesn’t have to be. In this training short, learn from top experts to understand recruiting best practices and hiring...
Camille BradburyHiring Best Practices

Ask the HR Expert — Salary History

on April 20, 2018
Q: Can I ask about salary history on employment applications? A: It depends what city, state, or U.S. territory your business is located in. California,...
Jill SchaeferAsk the HR Expert — Salary History