The study surveyed more than 1,000
"Managing an effective and efficient hiring process can be quite challenging for a small business owner whose primary focus is to run and grow a business," said
The study also found that only 20 percent of small businesses have employees on staff with formal HR or hiring training and the vast majority (between 70 percent and 90 percent) complete hiring tasks manually, without the help of hiring tools and resources.
"The war for talent has been heating up and small businesses are finding it much more challenging to find the right employees for their needs," said Ayala. "In this competitive environment, the hiring process is more important than ever -- this includes everything from writing job descriptions that attract qualified candidates, to candidate screening and interviewing. Our small business clients count on us for the expertise they need to effectively staff their business such as connecting with our ADP® HR HelpDesk advisors, downloading our informational guidebooks and many other resources."
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