Even though most implementations using Bluetooth low energy are still in the experimental phase, beacons have emerged as a topic of interest in 2014. According to a new eMarketer report, improving the in-store experience and collecting consumer data are two reasons for the buzz surrounding beacons.
Airbnb has put a dent in the leisure travel industry. According to a new eMarketer report, the impact of Airbnb is limited today because the service is often used as an inexpensive lodging alternative by younger travelers. Longer term, the threat could be substantial if these young leisure travelers continue to tap Airbnb once they become regular business travelers.
“I think more companies should join DirectEmployers or consider it because of the resourcing and the networks that they have. With over 700 Members, I can reach out to those that may be experiencing the same things I am.” Eric Airola Senior Director of Human Resources, J.B. Hunt Transport We love having the chance to speak with our Members one-on-one and the DirectEmployers Annual Meeting and Conference (DEAM) always presents the perfect opportunity to check in and see what’s new. During DEAM14 in Washington, D.C. I caught up with DirectEmployers Member Eric Airola. A U.S. Marine Corps veteran and long-time employee of J.B. Hunt, he has nearly 25 years of experience in the human resources industry. During our discussion, Eric shared what J.B. Hunt’s HR team is up to and why he values membership with DirectEmployers. Nancy: We appreciate you taking the time to do this interview and ultimately share your story with others in the industry. Can you please tell us a little bit about
While the recession pushed young adults to move in with their parents, a study released Thursday suggests that the millennial generation is poised to move out in droves, lift the number of new households formed and maybe even transform the housing market.
Once you realize that all of your power to capture a reader's attention - and I'm talking about your hiring manager here, a/k/a Your Next Boss - is in the story that you tell, you're going to view your resume differently. Your resume has to tell a story. A human [...]