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About Dave Rietsema

Dave Rietsema has worked in the human resources industry for several years as both a generalist and manager. He holds a Master’s in Business Administration with an HR focus and is certified by the Human Resources Certification Institute as a Professional in Human Resources (PHR). In 2012, Dave launched to assist HR professionals in their search for HR software solutions. Be sure to check out our Blog, Articles and HRIS Selection Wizard for more information!
21 05, 2013
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8 Ways to Break into a Career in HR

admin |2020-05-18T15:05:15-04:00 May 21st, 2013| HR Profession|

According to Onet online, the field of human resources is expected to see faster than average growth in the coming decade and human resources positions pay more than the national average. For these reasons many people are considering transitioning to [...]

11 04, 2013
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Anthropology of a Lazy Recruiter

admin |2020-05-18T15:05:15-04:00 Apr 11th, 2013| Recruitment|

Yes, I know… you are sitting there scratching your head wondering what in the world I am going to talk about. Here’s the deal, what is up with the recruiters that post positions to all the normal spots, and then [...]

31 03, 2013
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Is HR Certification (PHR/SPHR) Worth It?

admin |2020-05-18T15:05:15-04:00 Mar 31st, 2013| General HR, HR Profession|

To most it would seem that the HR certification tests (PHR, SPHR) through the HR Certification Institute are held in high regard. After all, can you browse through HR job postings without seeing the inevitable “PHR/SPHR Required” towards the end of the [...]

27 03, 2013
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A Recruiter’s Top 5 Job Applicant Pet Peeves

admin |2021-05-04T16:47:21-04:00 Mar 27th, 2013| Recruitment|

Every day I see candidates shoot themselves in the foot by making silly mistakes. Landing a job is hard in itself; the last thing you want to do is make the wrong impression. Avoid these top five pitfalls and you [...]

17 03, 2013
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Shotgun Recruiting: Possible with Preparation

admin |2020-05-18T15:05:15-04:00 Mar 17th, 2013| Recruitment|

It is Friday afternoon at about 4:30 p.m. I am finishing up screening my new resumes for the day, responding to the emails from my regional leaders and getting ready to enjoy a nice summer weekend. Then, my phone rings… [...]

17 03, 2013
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Tackling Workplace Violence

admin |2020-05-18T15:05:15-04:00 Mar 17th, 2013| Safety|

The horrific school shooting last month at Sandy Hook Elementary has reopened the discussion among HR Professionals regarding workplace violence prevention. While many believe incidents of workplace violence are rare—the numbers speak for themselves. OSHA reports that 2 million American workers a year are [...]

17 03, 2013
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Top 10 Annoying Employee Payroll Habits

admin |2020-05-18T15:05:15-04:00 Mar 17th, 2013| HR Technology, Payroll|

There’s no perfect job in this world, but I’m convinced that the job of payroll has to be one of the most stressful.  In HR we are responsible for attracting, developing and retaining a talented workforce—it’s pretty hard doing that if we don’t pay [...]

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