Simplified Retail Hiring … Giving hiring managers their time back

One of the greatest benefits of digital transformation is the ability to apply technology to a business process to streamline and optimize it. High volume retailer recruiting is one such area ripe for automation.

How much productivity can be gained by modernizing frontline hiring?

How much productivity can be gained by modernizing frontline hiring? More CEOs are finding out. This past year has tested everyone’s resolve as companies have grappled with massive disruptions from supply chains of goods and services in the early days of the pandemic....

The Coming of Age of Frontline Recruiting

The U.S. hires a staggering 66 million people a year – and more than 2/3 of those come from outside the organization. That number swells significantly when speaking about frontline workers – which can amount to almost 75 percent of an organization’s workforce. And...

Frontline Recruiting Platform Brings in New Management Team, New Funding, New Focus

Montreal-based Wirkn specializes in recruiting high-volume frontline workers   Montreal, 16TH November 2020 -- Wirkn, a pioneer in video-first job hiring and specialist in frictionless high-volume recruiting, announced today the new management team, as it widens...

Show, Don’t Tell

The recruitment landscape has been radically altered by COVID-19. Unprecedented unemployment numbers mean that more people with more diverse skillsets than ever are looking for jobs. One of the key - and underappreciated - aspects of this "new normal" is the necessity...

Video Is Worth Much More than 10, 000 Words

Successful recruitment begins with a large number and variety of applicants. Each applicant has their own background and skill set. Every candidate could potentially bring something distinct and important to the advertised position. How, though, to see the right...

Reimagining Remote Recruitment

First Impressions Last… Especially on Video Gone are the days when eager young job candidates would "pound the pavement," a stack of freshly printed CVs in hand, and pop into every retailer in the mall or busy commercial street in the hopes of getting face time with a...

First Impressions Last…

First Impressions Last… Especially on Video Gone are the days when eager young job candidates would "pound the pavement," a stack of freshly printed CVs in hand, and pop into every retailer in the mall or busy commercial street in the hopes of getting face time with a...

Ready, Set, Rehire! – New Roles, New Hires

The retail sector has and will continue to evolve to meet consumer needs in a world where COVID-19 persists. From the institution of curbside pick-up services during nationwide shutdowns to the incorporation of social distancing guidelines in stores during phased...

Ready, Set, Rehire! – More Candidates, More Work

The massive increase in unemployment across North America is one of the many unfortunate and unprecedented outcomes of the COVID-19 crisis. Across sectors, we have seen workers suffer wage cuts, furloughing, or the outright loss of their livelihood. This means that...

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