Karissa Buckner

Spotlight on Karissa Buckner, Recruiting Manager

Karissa Buckner

We want to help you get to know the members of Team Synergis who help put people to work. So, this month, we sat down with Karissa Buckner. She works from our Atlanta office as a Recruiting Manager and has expertise in the Creative space as well. Let’s see what Karissa had to say. Read more

working with a staffing firm

What to know before working with a staffing firm

working with a staffing firm

Trying something new is always nerve wracking. Working with a staffing firm for the first time is no different. I mean the concept of a staffing firm can be confusing. Not to mention all of the staffing-specific lingo. But have no fear. I’m going to take you through the basics of working with a staffing firm. Read more

summer job search

5 reasons to search for a job this summer

summer job search

Many job seekers assume summer is a bad time to look for a career move. It sounds counterintuitive, but this summer is actually a great time to be on the hunt. At Synergis, we’re super busy filling our clients’ jobs right now. Help us out and check out our IT jobs and Creative jobs!

And, in the meantime, I’ll tell you why you shouldn’t wait until the fall to look for your dream job. Read more

7 ways to diversify your hiring

diversity

I have recently been working on a lot of roles for recruiters who have a focus on diversity and inclusion. And it’s really taught me a lot about diverse hiring processes along the way. So, I wanted to share my learnings with our Synergis community. Read more

Virtual Reality Training

The “next normal” for the way we learn

Virtual Reality Training

Lately, I’ve heard people throwing around the term the “next normal” and what it means for different industries. But, in essence, it’s what the future holds for all of us based on how the pandemic changed the way we do things. Even simple tasks like ordering food, buying groceries and talking to friends and family have been up-ended.

So, I wanted to explore what the “next normal” is for Learning & Development (L&D). Because, like most of our lives, it will never be done the same way again. Here are the main trends that I’m seeing in the L&D space. Read more