CR Fletcher

2010 Greater Syracuse Business of the Year
C.R. Fletcher Associates, Inc.
Certified NYS Women-Owned Business Enterprise (MWBE)

Pass with C.R. Fletcher Associates, Inc. – A blog by Marielle Lanoir, PHR

As an employer, you may spend months putting together the perfect organizational chart, budgeting for and creating much needed positions and then drafting detailed job descriptions.  After extending employment offers, you realize that you do not have the resources that would allow you to run a background check to confirm… Read More »

Top 3 Traits for Employers

Forbes ( recently published an online article explaining the top personality traits that employers look for in their new hires.  Though the article explains that these are traits looked for in job 2012 candidates, they are certainly some of our top picks to carry with you into your 2013 job… Read More »

New Form I-9… what does this mean for my company? By Marielle Lanoir

Lets face it, as business owners, hiring managers or human resource professionals you have all explained a Form -I9 to newly hired employees at least once in your career. For those of you that may need a quick refresher - All U.S. employers must complete and retain an I-9 Form… Read More »

Holiday Party “Do’s” and “Don’t’s” – By Marielle Lanoir

We have officially entered the 12th month of 2012.  There are many holidays and celebrations during this 12th month and some involve a fun filled party being thrown in their honor.  However, there is one fun filled party that you may need to brush up on your “etiquette” for….no, it… Read More »

Cyber Monday and your Internet Usage Policy…

According to a study done in recent years by Bloomberg Businessweek ( and a division of the National Retail Federation, more than half of employees who have Internet access at work will shop for holiday gifts from the office. This number increases on the infamous “Cyber Monday”. With this large… Read More »

Thanksgiving Week in Central New York!

The week of Thanksgiving is finally here.  Many individuals will find themselves hitting the road this Thanksgiving, to visit family and friends that are both near and far. According to, AAA is projecting 43.6 million Americans will travel 50 miles of more from home during this Thanksgiving holiday. Over the… Read More »

Increased Hiring in October: Act Fast in November!

Did you recently have an ideal candidate in mind for an available position within your organization? Did you spend months going through countless interviews and meetings with this individual? When you called that “perfect” candidate to offer them the role, did you find yourself hearing “Thank you for calling, but… Read More »

Holiday Schedules…

As we enter into the month of November, employers and employees alike begin the yearly discussion of the “Holiday Work Schedule”. Conversations start to arise in the break rooms between co-workers, “Are we closing early the day before Thanksgiving?”, “I really hope we are closed Black Friday!”, “It would be… Read More »

‘Tis the Season… to find a job?

Lets face it, with the passing of Labor Day and onset of colorful autumn foliage, individuals instantly start thinking about one thing....the fast approaching holiday season. For many people, this can be a stressful time of the year, as it is now time to start budgeting for holiday travel, gatherings… Read More »

The Perfect Job Description

Employers turn to C.R. Fletcher Associates, Inc. to assist them in finding top-notch employees that will not only assist the company with its growth and success in the future, but also to aid in making sure the future employee will feel connected to the company, the culture and the position. Many… Read More »