Blog | EctoHR | Your Human Resource Outsourcing Firm - Part 2

Formal vs. Informal Interviews

June 22, 2018

In-person interviews are a valuable tool in assessing a candidate’s communication skills, ability to handle pressure, and most importantly the ability to perform the essential job functions. Regardless of the interview format, the main objectives of the interview process are ...

Offering a 401(k) has More Employer Benefits than Many Realize

June 21, 2018

A 401(k) plan is a critical benefit in today’s employment market. A 401(k) is an employer-sponsored retirement savings plan that helps employees invest money from their paychecks toward retirement. While the employee benefit of a company retirement plan is clear, ...

Employers Should Hire More Interns

June 14, 2018

Aside from providing employers the opportunity to have a trained and experienced pipeline of future full-time employees, an internship program provides a wide range of benefits to employers. Hiring students can alleviate workloads during busy periods, help an organization tackle ...

The Value of Direct, Respectful Communication

April 12, 2018

Communicating directly in the workplace has more benefits than it does risks.  When done with the right intentions and with respect, direct communication is very beneficial for both the giver and receiver. Being direct does not have to be an ...

It should be an interesting year in HR!

December 21, 2017

2017 certainly looks like it will be one of the more interesting years in the HR arena in quite some time. With a transition in Washington, changes are expected that could have a significant impact on small and medium-sized organizations. ...



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Formal vs. Informal Interviews

June 22, 2018

In-person interviews are a valuable tool in assessing a candidate’s communication skills, ability to handle pressure, and most importantly the ability to perform the essential job functions. Regardless of the interview format, the main objectives of the interview process are ...

Offering a 401(k) has More Employer Benefits than Many Realize

June 21, 2018

A 401(k) plan is a critical benefit in today’s employment market. A 401(k) is an employer-sponsored retirement savings plan that helps employees invest money from their paychecks toward retirement. While the employee benefit of a company retirement plan is clear, ...

Employers Should Hire More Interns

June 14, 2018

Aside from providing employers the opportunity to have a trained and experienced pipeline of future full-time employees, an internship program provides a wide range of benefits to employers. Hiring students can alleviate workloads during busy periods, help an organization tackle ...

The Value of Direct, Respectful Communication

April 12, 2018

Communicating directly in the workplace has more benefits than it does risks.  When done with the right intentions and with respect, direct communication is very beneficial for both the giver and receiver. Being direct does not have to be an ...

It should be an interesting year in HR!

December 21, 2017

2017 certainly looks like it will be one of the more interesting years in the HR arena in quite some time. With a transition in Washington, changes are expected that could have a significant impact on small and medium-sized organizations. ...