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2019 Guide on becoming a member of the Jamaica Defense Force (JDF)

Want to become a member of the Jamaica Defense Force (JDF)? Here is a very comprehensive 2019 guide on becoming a member of the Jamaica Defense Force (JDF).

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Skill Set 365 Transforms Cloud HR & Payroll Management by Moving to Amazon AWS

Several months ago, with a new injection of Capital, Skill Set 365 decided to decrease its IT operational overhead so we could focus more intently on its core business-- Cloud Payroll & HR. To this end, the company transitioned applications from its many on-premises IT centers and collocated environments into the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Cloud.

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8 HR Challenges Solved by the Cloud

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LOreal uses AI bots to make Hiring Process Easier -CNN

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2019 Guide on becoming a member of the Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF)

Learn how to become a member of the Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF) as a regular constable, district constable or Assistant Superintendent

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2019 Guide on Joining the Department of Correctional Services as a Correctional Officer

Read our 2019 Guide on Joining the Department of Correctional Services as a Correctional Officer

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2019 Jamaican Payroll Guide

Read our 2019 Jamaican Payroll Guide on how to be statutory compliant while keeping your employees happy. Learn about TAJ, NIS, PAYE, HEART and Education tax Contributions for 2019.

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Tips to Make Your Resume Stand Out From the Competition

Whether your resume has been through 19 revisions lately, or you are just revisiting it for the first time in years read our HI insider tips on how to ensure your resume stand out among the best.

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Google to launch a jobs search engine in the Caribbean

Google announced today it’s launching a jobs search engine in the Caribbean. The service will focus on all types of jobs – from entry-level and service industry positions to high-end professional jobs. It will also leverage Google technologies like machine learning and A.I. to better understand how jobs are classified and related, among other things.

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5 Responsibilities of Good HR Professionals

To promote this outcome, HR leaders deploy effective practices such as employee empowerment, goal setting and open communication, resulting in a positive culture that leads to the workforce delivering better consumer experiences.

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Employee Engagement and Commitment Are Not the Same Thing

Regardless of what you think of the term employee engagement, it’s an important concept. And it’s a necessary ingredient for employee retention. Companies cannot afford to ignore it. Too much talent will leave the organization.

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