News : HireIQ Selected by jobs4america to Help Put more Americans to Work
Atlanta, GA, USA, July 28, 2015 -- HireIQ Solutions, a provider in predictive analytics and virtual talent acquisition solutions for customer-facing organizations, announced that it has been selected by jobs4america to support its workforce and economic development program. The jobs4america initiative is expected to identify, prepare, and place qualified participants into contact center positions with U.S.-based companies.
"Our concept is to recruit and select motivated candidates into a four-week paid training program for qualified participants in partnership with local workforce development offices. Graduating students will receive an accredited certificate of completion and a job placement offer from a leading company within the contact center industry," said Jack Wilkie, president and chief executive officer of jobs4america.
HireIQ streamlines the early-stage candidate screening process for jobs where communication, language, and critical thinking skills are vital for success, such as those in today’s high-technology, omnichannel contact center. jobs4america will use HireIQ’s Predictive Placement candidate screening technology which automatically matches candidates with their best-fit jobs based on their responses to an online virtual interview.
Posted by Veronica Silva Cusi, news correspondent
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About HireIQ Solutions:
HireIQ Solutions, Inc. helps customer service organizations improve hiring decisions, reduce recruiting costs and increase talent performance using its proven predictive performance technology. HireIQ’s flagship product, InterviewPlus, uses rich media, web and voice response technologies to automate the phone screening process, resulting in better-qualified candidates presented during the hiring process. Employees hired using HireIQ’s suite of talent performance optimization products demonstrate increased speed to competency, reduced attrition and improved sales and service performance.
Jobs4America is a coalition of forward-looking business leaders committed to creating jobs in America. With millions of Americans looking for work and new broadband enabled technologies transforming the way contact centers work, members of this new coalition are coming together to generate thousands of American contact center jobs. Jobs4America members are also helping to identify and encourage other companies, big and small, to join in this innovative campaign, with an overall goal to create a combined 100,000 US jobs over the next two years.
Published: Thursday, July 30, 2015