As the old adage says, "Charity starts at home." But charity is also making an appearance in the workplace. According to Giving USA, an annual survey of philanthropy, U.S. corporations donated $14.5 billion in 2008, which accounts for only 5 percent of the $308 billion given to charities in America that year.
The right staffing firm is a valuable asset to your team. The wrong staffing firm can be an impediment to finding and landing top talent. Nobody wants an agency that requires a great deal of oversight and hand-holding. This type of relationship could be more of a curse than a blessing as you spend time sorting through candidates that aren’t right, or chasing down your contact to get updates on the search.