HERC is a non-profit consortium of over 700 colleges, universities, hospitals, research labs, government agencies, and related non- and for-profit organizations. Consortium members share a commitment to hiring the most diverse and talented faculty, staff, and executives.
What HERC Offers Jobseekers
HERC is a gateway to more jobs in higher education and related fields than any other website. This means you have access to excellent faculty, research, staff and executive positions at employers around the country. If you’re part of a dual-career couple HERC has tools to help you and your partner find jobs within a commutable distance.
What HERC Offers Member Institutions
Is your campus hiring the most outstanding and diverse faculty, staff, and executives? Do you have a successful strategy for assisting dual-career couples? Interested in pooling resources to increase your campus' effectiveness in these areas?
Find out how HERC member institutions work together to strategically address these recruitment priorities. HERC has developed leading regional & national higher education jobs websites, diverse job seeker pools & a network of colleagues at nearby campuses who collaborate on dual-career hiring issues and convene regularly for professional development opportunities. Members also receive special pricing from numerous higher education vendors, often saving more than the cost of membership.
What HERC Offers Corporate & Non-Profit Partners
HERC offers partners the opportunity to present business solutions and information about their organizations to higher education human resources, chief academic officer, and diversity leaders – the individuals responsible for purchasing decisions at their institutions.
"Being a member of HERC expresses the institutional value of collaboration with other higher education institutions and shows candidates that we are willing to reach out to the whole person as a hire, not just for the position itself."Share Your HERC Story
Powered by HERC Jobseeker SmartBrief
- If you were fired from a previous job, avoid blaming a former manager and instead describe how you've learned from the experience. End your explanation by emphasizing your skills and positive qualities, writes Hallie Crawford. U.S. News & World Report (12/13)15 Dec 2017 12:49:54 CSThttps://money.usnews.com/money/blogs/outside-voices-careers/articles/2017-12-13/fired-from-your-last-job-how-to-talk-about-it-during-an-interview
- Write down your achievements before your professional year comes to an end, making sure to note specific statistics and metrics, Michele Lando writes. After that, figure out goals that can help you build on those accomplishments next year. Glassdoor (12/13)15 Dec 2017 12:49:54 CSThttps://www.glassdoor.com/blog/year-end-accomplishments/
- The Washington Post (tiered subscription model) (12/14)15 Dec 2017 12:49:54 CSThttps://www.washingtonpost.com/lifestyle/magazine/work-advice-what-to-do-about-that-distant-frosty-boss/2017/12/11/c8be5a74-c89d-11e7-b0cf-7689a9f2d84e_story.html
- Worldwide real wage growth -- the increase in salary minus inflation -- is expected to be just 1.5% on average in 2018, the smallest rise in the past five years, according to Korn Ferry. US workers are predicted to see a 1% increase in real pay, while employees in China could see a boost of 4.2%. CNNMoney (12/12)15 Dec 2017 12:49:54 CSThttp://money.cnn.com/2017/12/12/pf/pay-salary-work-inflation/index.html