Over 15 million people, about one in 10 workers, currently work in the retail industry, which includes private sector giants and thousands of small businesses, from boutiques to restaurants. One large private sector company employs a whopping 10 percent of all retail workers, and typical retail wages range from $10 per hour for entry-level workers to $20 per hour for first-line supervisors and managers.
But there are a number of challenges with hiring the right retail workers for the job:
To solve these retail hiring challenges, retailers need to promote an attractive employer brand, create a quick and easy interview process and keep candidates engaged.
Retailers can solve hiring challenges by promoting what they can offer employees, creating a simpler interview process and keeping retail candidates engaged. Let interviewstream help you solve your hiring challenges!
Alex Kilpatrick is the Marketing Communications Manager at interviewstream and has been with the company since 2018. In her free time, she enjoys running, reading, traveling and spending time outdoors.