Doug Atkinson

Content Writer


What I like best about my job: I enjoy the challenges that come with writing and creating content, as well as the collaborative atmosphere at iHire.

Hobbies: Reading sci-fi/fantasy, video games, and tinkering with my PC. I also like writing in my free time (because apparently I don’t do it enough at work).

Favorite food: I could eat pizza every day of the week, but won’t. Probably.

RECENT CONTENT FROM DOUG

How Can I Keep Candidates Engaged After an Offer Is Accepted?

Candidate ghosting is prevalent at all stages of the hiring process, even after the offer is accepted. In this Ask an HR Pro, we provide candidate engagement ideas to ensure your prospective employee joins your team.

Where to Find LGBTQ-Friendly Jobs: Top Industries, Locations & Companies

Want to work for the LGBTQ community or join a company that’s LGBTQ-friendly? Take a look at the industries, states, and companies that have the most LGBTQ jobs to get started.

How to Professionally Decline a Job Offer (With Example)

It’s never easy to decline a job offer, especially if you want to remain on good terms. Use these tips to decline a job offer without burning bridges.

The May 2022 Jobs Report: What is the Current U.S. Employment Situation?

The May Jobs Report is out, and once again shows modest growth. Here’s what you need to know about the U.S. job numbers.

Making a Successful Career Change with Brandon Poholchuk

Only 27% of college graduates work in the field they majored in, and that’s the situation today’s Find Your Niche guest, Brandon Poholchuk, experienced on his journey to his current career.