article about low employment rate in early 2020

Unemployment Rate in Metro Atlanta

In November of 2019, the unemployment rate in Metro Atlanta was at an all-time low of 3.0% – a significant drop from 3.7% in February 2019. This rate, which remained constant all through December 2019, is below the national unemployment rate of 3.5%. This low unemployment rate in metro Atlanta is attributed to the increased availability of jobs in the …

C-Suiters, Ease Your Workload by Looking for This Critical Skill When Interviewing Your Next Executive Assistant

The role of the executive assistant has dramatically transformed during my 30 years as a recruiter for Atlanta companies and healthcare practices. No longer do they just field phone calls and draft communication pieces. Today’s typical c-suite executive assistant now resembles more of a junior executive. Both my corporate and healthcare clients rely heavily on their executive assistants. These professional …

Four Hard Truths Employers Don’t Like to Hear From Recruiters

Recruiting entry and mid-level administrative, legal and medical front and back office talent in Atlanta is a tough business to be in these days. There simply aren’t enough qualified candidates. I have friends that have been recruiting with me from the beginning more than 30 years ago, and some of them are really struggling with burnout. This industry, much like …

ADVANCE TO THE IN-PERSON INTERVIEW (Infographic)

Follow the six phone screen tips in the infographic, and you’ll be well on your way to landing the job of your dreams!     Need help finding qualified candidates? Let’s talk. You can reach me at 404.822.9392 or email me at rosemary@rgstaffing.net. For 30 years, I’ve been dedicated to helping companies, medical practices, law firms and creative agencies in Atlanta …