While in attendance at the Siena College Spring Career, Internship, and Graduate College Fair this past March, we had the pleasure of meeting Deanna Socaris. At the time, the Siena grad was completing her MBA at Union Graduate College and was looking to expand her knowledge of the Human Resources field and the recruiting industry. In late April, she joined the Walrath Recruiting staff as an intern while she finished her MBA at Union. Her energy, positive personality, and dedication fit in with our office perfectly! She has now joined our team as a Recruiter, and looks forward to placing [...]
During his visit at the University of Albany Nanoscale Science and Engineering complex earlier today, President Obama delivered a speech regarding job growth and the restoration of middle class security. In his "To-do list", the President called on congress to help put veterans to work using skills developed in the military by passing legislation to create a Veterans Job Corps. "Congress should help vets from Iraq and Afghanistan find good jobs when they come home." - Barack Obama, May 8, 2012. Currently, businesses that hire unemployed veterans are eligible to receive The Returning Heroes Tax Credit, part of the American Jobs [...]
The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society Man & Woman of the Year Campaign has ended; the Grand Finale was held on Friday, May 4th. Renee Walrath would like to thank all of those who supported her campaign by attending events, keeping track of the campaign on facebook, offering congratulations and words of encouragement, and contributing to the cause. Several local businesses were very generous in donating an item/items to the Grand Finale silent auction to benefit Renee's Campaign: Thanks to Brian Blackburn, Blackburn Gallery (Glens Falls), Vicarious Visions (Albany), Paige D'Anna, Stella & Dot (Albany), and Glenn Peters Diamond Centre (Albany) [...]
We are often asked questions like, "what happens when I submit my resume to Walrath Recruiting?", "when can I expect to hear from you?", and other related inquiries regarding the process we follow when reviewing applicants. To learn more about our resume reviewing process, click here! Of course, we're always available to answer questions via email (email@example.com) or phone (518-275-4816) as well.
Several events have been scheduled for Renee Walrath's Leukemia & Lymphoma Woman of the Year Campaign. The events are as follows: Thursday, March 15th – Bellini’s Clifton Park St. Patrick’s Celebration 6-9pm Extended happy hour, appetizers, $5 drink special Thursday, March 29th – GlennPeters Diamond Centre, Albany Cocktail party 6-8pm Thursday, April 19th – GlennPeters Diamond Centre, Albany Girl’s Night! Cocktail party and Mary Kay Makeovers 6-8pm Thursday, May 3rd – GlennPeters Diamond Centre, Albany Campaign End Celebration Cocktail party 6-8pm
Walrath Recruiting, Inc. was recently granted status as a Woman-Owned Business Enterprise, certified by the New York State Department of Economic Development, Division of Minority and Women’s Business Development (DMWBD). WR is now listed among all New York State Minority and Women-Owned Business Enterprises (MWBE) in the State’s Directory of Certified Businesses, with the following principal services: Personnel Placement, Temporary Personnel Services, Personnel Supply Services, Executive Recruitment, and Temporary Staffing in Healthcare.
The subject of the Facebook profile and its impact on job seekers has been covered extensively in the past few years by companies like CareerBuilder and Monster. With the emergence of the “business page” or “fan page” feature, businesses are taking advantage of free advertising by uploading engaging photos, posting interactive status updates and polls, and featuring “Facebook exclusive” coupons and other deals. […]
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We hope that everyone is managing to stay safe during the rain and flooding that's gripped on to the Capital Region in the past couple of weeks. We would like to share some of our favorite sources for up-to-the-minute information, reliable news, and other helpful info that may benefit you during emergency situations: Albany Times Union on Twitter - quicker than updates on the Times Union website, TU's twitter feed will keep you posted non-stop on current situations the very second the news breaks. It's a great source for keeping up with road closures, severe weather updates, and other important [...]
Effective September 1st, Walrath Recruiting, Inc. will be relocating to a beautiful new location at 3 Winners Circle in Albany. We look forward to serving our clients in a gorgeous new setting that promotes a more personal, consultative approach. As always, you can contact us directly by calling 518-275-4816. Our fax number has changed and is now 518-512-5260. To reach our new location:• As you're driving on County Road 153/Wolf Road, turn onto Metro Park Road (at Romano's Macaroni Grill) • Take the 2nd left onto Winners Circle • Continue straight at stop sign • Keep Left on Winner's Circle [...]