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What Does “Build Back Better” Mean For Solar?

The “Build Back Better” Infrastructure bill has yet to pass the Senate, but would mean more funds and incentives for the renewable energy industry, and specifically Solar. So what is the bill, why is it so important to Renewables that it get passed, and what would it mean for the Solar Industry?  Why Is This…

Your Interview Process

We need to talk about your interview process. Things are changing fast in the hiring market, and organizations have to adapt. You can’t tell a candidate no or ghost them and expect them to be standing there when you change your mind in 3 weeks. So how should organizations streamline and improve their interview process? …

2021 in Review and Predictions for Hiring in 2022

2021 has been a year where things have begun to get back to normal, but the lasting effects of 2020 have changed the hiring market for the foreseeable future. As we come to the end of this year and look to the next, here are our predictions for the new year and look back on…

How The Supply Chain Stole Christmas

The distributions in the supply chain have affected every industry including Solar. So what’s happening and will it be changing anytime soon?   What’s Happening   It’s not just consumer products that are feeling the pinch in our global supply chain. The Solar industry is one of the many industries being affected by supply chain disruptions due…

Team Interviews: How to Make Them and How to Ace Them

When being considered for a job opportunity you may be asked to participate in a team interview. Organizations that are more collaborative are starting to make these types of interviews standard in their hiring process. Here’s a brief overview of what they are, how to ace your next team interview, or how to conduct one at…

Vaccine Requirements – The New Standard

Whether we like it or not vaccine requirements are becoming the new standard for organizations, adding a level of complexity to an already difficult hiring market. So what’s going on and how does it affect companies and hiring? What’s Happening  As if COVID hasn’t given us enough problems, now the new COVID rules at the…

The Talent Shortage – The Basics 

In today’s job market there are less and less qualified professionals in the workforce leading to a global talent shortage. Organizations now have to work creatively to secure experienced workers and reduce turnover. Here is the basics of what’s going on: What’s Going On? A June 2021 report by The Conference Board confirmed that there…

First Quarter Hiring Strategies

Are you planning to hire in the first quarter? Now is the time to start planning so you can start the new year out strong. Companies face fierce competition to fill gaps, and if you are strategizing for Q1, here are a few tips: ● Why Start Now? In a survey conducted by ManPower Group…

Diversity in the Workplace – The Basics 

As the world gets more and more diverse, it is imperative that the corporate world follow suit. Organizations that lack proper diversity initiatives are sabotaging themselves and their employees, and organizations need to understand that diversity in the workplace is the future. So why is it important, and what are the basics to creating a more inclusive workplace?