- Placement of advertising for open positions
- Posting open positions to job boards
- Pre-screening of applications
- Conducting hiring events
- Providing interviewing facilities
- Developing custom training programs
We can work with your Human Resources personnel or act as an outsourced HR department. And best of all, almost all of these services are offered at no cost to Detroit businesses.
DESC has a database of over 50,000 registered Detroit jobseekers and our business customers save an average of over $700 per person hired by working with us. So if you are looking for top talent, but with an eye on the bottom line, contact a Business Services Representative today.
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