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Staffing & Recruiting

Staffing & Recruiting

It can be difficult to keep up with the current recruiting terms, especially if you don’t work primarily in HR or staffing. However, familiarizing yourself with recruiting terminology can provide you with valuable insight into the recruiting and hiring process. By understanding common recruiting terms and strategies, you may even be able to improve on your hiring process and boost employee retention in the long run. Use our glossary of recruiting terms to find definitions for a wide range of common staffing terms that are used across industries today.

Popular Terms

Pre-tax deduction

A pre-tax deduction is an amount withheld from an employee's... See more

Human capital management (HCM)

Human capital management (HCM) is a management system focuse... See more

Salaried non-exempt

For the most part, a salaried employee has exempt status whe... See more

Employee Handbook

What Is an Employee Handbook? An employee handbook is a com... See more

Exit Interview

An exit interview is a conversation between an organization'... See more

Employee development

There is an old but true adage that says a business is only ... See more

Recent Terms


You may see the acronym “SaaS” from time to time, especi... See more

Workforce Management Clock

Workforce management clocks allow your employees to clock in... See more

Contingent Workforce Management

The contingent workforce management definition is the practi... See more

Attendance Management System

An attendance management system refers to an organization's ... See more

Employee Assistance Program

Is the modern workplace more stressful than ever before? If ... See more

Employee Self-Service (ESS)

Empowering your employees has been a hot topic in human reso... See more

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