Mee Derby celebrates 30 year anniversary with company retreat

Mee Derby team beach retreat 18

We take employee engagement seriously here at Mee Derby. Last week the Mee Derby team met up for our annual strategic planning retreat and to celebrate the company’s 30th anniversary in beautiful, warm and sunny Islamorada, Florida. The true value of our annual gathering is spending time in person as… Read more »

Old Legends Impart Traditional Wisdom for New Recruiters

Robin Mee featured in article smartrecruiters.com

Recruitment has transformed rapidly, but some insights remain timeless. We mined the slush pile at the quote farm, unearthing some untarnished gems from which the most cynical can’t help but draw wisdom. Recruiting is changing rapidly, but success still depends on a few timeless qualities. Robin Mee is included in… Read more »

Closing the pay gap starts at home

Pay equity Jennifer Tucker

Creating pay equity means confronting our subconscious biases. Even employers and recruiters who are women may notice that they have internalized the pay gap, and must take extra measures to ensure that candidates of all genders are compensated equally.  Check out this relatable post on the topic by Mee Derby… Read more »

Robin Mee and Michele McCauley to present at VACE 2018 conference

vace conference mee derby 2018

  Mee Derby Founder and President Robin Mee and Michele McCauley, Senior Vice President of Human Resources at Apex Systems, will present at the next VACE Conference. VACE stands for Virginia Association of Colleges and Employers, an organization that facilitates relationships between colleges and employers in Virginia and neighboring areas.… Read more »

Equal Pay Day draws attention to persisting gender wage gap

Pay Equity Day Mee Derby

Equal Pay Day was last Tuesday, April 10th, and as recruiting professionals, we are invested in the future of work and in helping create a world where the gender pay gap is a thing of the past. To get there, we all need to understand the challenges we face in… Read more »

Mee Derby wins Inavero’s 2018 Best of Staffing® Client Diamond Award

Diamond Award winners have won the Best of Staffing Award for at least 5 years in a row, consistently earning industry-leading satisfaction scores from their clients.   BETHESDA, MD – FEBRUARY 15, 2018 – Mee Derby, a leading staffing agency in executive search, announced today they have earned Inavero’s Best of Staffing®… Read more »

Just in: Bullhorn’s report on the staffing & recruiting industry’s outlook for 2018

Have you primed your staffing and recruiting team for what’s to come in 2018? Be sure to make use of free resources, like Bullhorn‘s 2018 North American Staffing & Recruiting Trends Report: The Industry’s Outlook for 2018. This substantial report covers: Opinions and insights shared by more than 1,400 global staffing… Read more »

Mee Derby to convene at 7th annual strategic planning retreat

  Once a year, the team at Mee Derby comes together for a few days of camaraderie, strategic planning and fun.   “We do a review on the successes of the previous year, and a deep-dive on our clients’ responses to the annual Inavero survey.” said Mee Derby President Robin… Read more »

“Recruiting and the Terrible, Horrible, No-Good, Very Bad Day” by Stephanie O’Hayre

“Recruiters work hard. We juggle our workday between hours speaking on the phone, scouring social media, qualifying talent through numerous interviews, writing candidate presentations, maintaining constant communication, and negotiating with all parties throughout the process.  We do all that we can to ensure a win/win from start to end. In… Read more »

Staffing professionals meet for Collaboration in the Gig Economy conference in Dallas

Gig Economy Conference Mee Derby

  30% of all Americans are doing gig work, and that number is growing. Online staffing and the human cloud are driving growth. How is the ecosystem shifting with the prevalence of gig work? How are the roles of the talent supply chain changing?    Robin Mee and Kim Whiteley are happy… Read more »