Helios HR Blog

Timely blog posts by HR and Recruiting consultants responding to every day questions, hot topics and compliance-related news as it relates to attracting, engaging and retaining talent.

Samantha Melendez

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Diversity & Inclusion | DEI

By: Samantha Melendez
April 13th, 2023

Diversity, Equity & Inclusion (DEI) is becoming something companies can’t ignore any longer. Candidates can now check an employer's DEI ranking on Glassdoor before they apply for a vacancy, which means DEI is not just internal—it’s part of your public employer brand.

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Employee Retention

By: Samantha Melendez
February 6th, 2023

Recent year brought us the Great Resignation, swfitly followed by the Great Regret. In both cases, employees have felt undervalued or have not experienced a sense of belonging, and organizations are struggling to retain employees. Healthcare, hospitality, retail industries, and those on the other end of a merger or acquisition are facing a harder time with employee retention.

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Diversity & Inclusion | Business Management & Strategy

By: Samantha Melendez
July 30th, 2020

Why It Is Important Your business is no longer solely defined by the products or services you sell. Businesses have an obligation to uphold ethical standards and be socially responsible. Consumers are cautious of where they spend, and employees are cautious of where they work. People want to see your response as a business to movements such as #MeToo, the global pandemic, and Black Lives Matter. Your brand messaging, voice, and actions will largely impact whether someone will choose to work with or for you.