Trends

The Acara recruiting trends blog is your source for the latest breakthroughs in corporate hiring. Read our featured articles to hear from Acara’s recruiting experts on what’s trending in the job market today. Whether you’re looking to build your contingent workforce or need your next C-level executive, the Acara blog is your source for the latest industry insights, observations, and jobs that are on the rise.

Renewable Energy Industry Outlook for 2024

The renewable energy sector is in the midst of rapid growth, projected to increase employment opportunities by 40% through 2030. This expansion is fueled by advancements in technology, and it’s creating a rising demand for specialized labor to address the industry’s skills gap, with staffing solutions playing a crucial role in meeting this need. Industry…

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Why Employers Should Care About the Cost of Vacancy

What is the cost of vacancy?  Every position, from support to sales, has a revenue-contributing role to play in a business. And when positions stay vacant, the organization ends up paying the price. With Acara’s new Cost of Vacancy calculator, you can use the Simple Salary Multiplier formula to determine exactly how much your company’s…

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Los Angeles   A Hot Market for Job Seekers and Employers

The entertainment capital of the world, Los Angeles is the largest city in California and the second most populous city in the United States. The sprawling five-county area—comprised of Los Angeles, Riverside, Ventura, Orange, and San Bernardino counties—is home to a whopping 1.6 million people who hail from 140 countries and speak 224 different languages. …

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Hospitality Industry CHROs Give HR a Seat at the Table

As a result of the pandemic, the Chief Human Resource Officer (CHRO) role has grown exponentially in visibility and impact. The days of just overseeing compensation, benefits, and payroll processes are long gone. CHROs often report directly to the CEO and act as their trusted counsel on all things human resources. Their unique understanding of…

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Medical Device

From early detection tools to lifesaving technologies, the medical device industry engineers and manufactures the critical devices and equipment used by healthcare professionals around the globe. These devices—including defibrillators, mobility and hearing aids, orthopedics, pacemakers, and catheters—prevent, diagnose, treat, and rehabilitate patient conditions. The medical device industry faced many obstacles during the COVID-19 pandemic, but…

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Master Vendor

For human resources, talent acquisition, and indirect procurement professionals, managing the day-to-day operations of a robust contingent workforce program can be quite a chore. While many companies spend hundreds of hours sourcing and recruiting top talent, temporary labor programs also require a long list of onboarding/offboarding tasks, maintaining compliance, ensuring invoicing accuracy, and more.  Overseeing…

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Semiconductor Industry Takeaways from the 2024 SEMI Industry Strategy Symposium   Feature

Each year, the SEMI Industry Strategy Symposium brings together leaders from around the globe to discuss the semiconductor industry’s performance, economic outlook, and strategies for achieving their goals. Damian Scandiffio and Derrick Ryskamp, Directors of Enterprise Sales for Acara Solutions, kicked off the new year hearing from industry experts and are sharing some of their…

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What 2024’s Economic Outlook Means for Hiring

2023 was a year of economic uncertainty in the United States, bringing talks of a recession while consumers continued to adjust to higher prices and rising interest rates. Ultimately, the recession that experts were predicting didn’t come—so what does this mean for the economy in 2024? And how will it impact the workforce? Experts Split…

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Acara’s Top 5 Blogs of 2023

With the new year right around the corner, we’re taking a look back at some of Acara’s most popular blogs over the last 12 months. Our team looks forward to serving up more great content in the new year. Recruiter and Hiring Manager Ghosting in the Hiring Process In 2023, with so much of the…

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The Power of Pay Transparency and AI in Recruiting

In an era marked by ever-increasing calls for transparency in the workplace, Ontario is taking a significant step forward with groundbreaking legislation aiming to reshape the employment landscape. The new “Working for Workers” legislation would not only require employers to disclose salary information in job postings, bringing greater clarity to job seekers, but also delves…

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