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Using the Right Technology to Support an Undeniable Candidate Experience

ClearCompany Recruiting

Nearly four in five candidates ( 78% ) say a company’s overall candidate experience is an indicator for how well they value their employees. A recruiter’s day is often tied up in administrative tasks, leaving minimal, if any at all, time to update candidates on their application status or be available for questions and concerns. First, what establishes a bad candidate experience? Reply to Candidates in a Jiff. Candidate Experience HR Tech

Essentials to Finding and Filling the Holes in Your Candidate Experience

ClearCompany Recruiting

While this creates a competitive challenge, it also brings us an opportunity to better our candidate experience. Think about the last time you gave your candidate experience a jolt of energy. Sure, you can ask candidates for feedback on how they feel about your hiring process, but an audit is gruesomely telling of how your hiring process really performs. You’ll only get the results you need if you start from the very beginning of the candidate experience.


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What Is Candidate Experience, and How Does It Show up Throughout the Recruitment Process?


between February 2018 and February 2020. . Throughout the strong market, recruiting professionals have had to focus on approaching the most qualified job candidates as consumers with plenty of opportunities to choose from. But what is candidate experience?

Practical Ways to Measure and Optimize Candidate Experience for the Long-Haul

ClearCompany Recruiting

If it seems like sourcing qualified teams is becoming an increasingly tricky task, it is. Furthermore, candidates are more brave to share their experiences with a company online through career review sites like Indeed, Glassdoor and FairyGodboss, in addition to sharing experiences with friends and family through social media. Employer branding can only carry you so far if your candidates or employees are having negative experiences, then sharing them.

Dice 2018 Recruitment Automation Report

for tomorrow’s tech tools DICE 2018 Dice Recruitment Automation Report 2 Contents Most Recruiters See AI Not as a Job Replacer, but as a Valuable Helper The Positive Impacts of Automation What Recruiters Want — and Don’t. who source and hire talent. company money 19% Poor candidate.



When we think of recruitment and the process it involves we instantly think about the process such as specifications of a particular job, the action of attracting candidates to apply for that job, screening and selection of candidates, hiring the right candidate and the onboarding of those candidates. These processes are changing and are facing new changes in 2018. What will the next HR trends for 2018? Candidate Experience.

3 Effective Ways To Collect Candidate Experience Feedback


With all the attention being paid to improving candidate experience , one obvious strategy should be top of mind: are you collecting feedback from your actual candidates? Here are 3 effective ways you can collect feedback to improve your candidate experience. Using a chatbot as a candidate feedback tool. Sutherland, an IT service provider, built its own chatbot, Tasha , as a communication tool for their candidates.

Survale Underwrites 2017 Candidate Experience Report


As we welcome 2018, we get treated once again to one of the most compelling research programs in talent acquisition: the Talent Board’s 2017 Candidate Experience Report. This annual candidate experience report started in 2011 and has served to quantify both the value of good candidate experience as well as the cost of bad experiences. Candidate Satisfaction Still a Huge Recruiting Advantage. Show Candidates You Care.

5 Steps To Winning Gold In Candidate Experience


With the spirit of competition and recognition in the air, it’s time we talk about earning gold in candidate experience. Many teams talk about a desire to improve the candidate experience, but this can be a daunting task and be left at conversation rather than concrete action. The right preparation and planning are crucial, but until actually executing on these plans like Olympians do, your candidates are still bearing the brunt of your outdated process.

Removing the “Busy” Excuse From The Candidate Experience


Despite so many technological evolutions in recruiting, it appears candidate experience isn’t actually improving that much. For example, 60% of candidates have had a bad candidate experience, and 65% have never heard once about the status of their application. 72% of hiring managers feel they provide clear job descriptions, but only 36% of candidates feel the same. Now think about candidate experience. Screening.

AI Helps Reduce Time to Fill While Improving Candidate Experience

Recruiting Daily Advisor

According to Montage’s new report, State of AI in Talent Acquisition —which features data from two recent Montage surveys involving over 1,000 candidate and recruiter responses—artificial intelligence (AI) still requires a human element when it comes to hiring, but candidates and recruiters are already reaping the benefits of using AI in the recruiting process. To create more consistency in the evaluation of candidates. AI Can Help Improve the Candidate Experience.

Start EX Early: Humanize the Candidate Experience

Recruiting Daily Advisor

It’s easy to forget that every employee hired into your organization was once a candidate applying for a new job opportunity. Source: ESB Professional / shutterstock. Researchers often find that the true test of a positive candidate experience is whether a candidate would reapply. In 2018, only about 34% of candidates stated that they would reapply to an organization after going through its recruitment process. Candidates want feedback, too.

How AI Is Improving Candidate Sourcing Tools In 2018


As a result, there’s an even greater need for better candidate sourcing tools in 2018. But which candidate sourcing investments make the most sense for you? Here’s my guide to understanding how AI is improving candidate sourcing tools in 2018. Candidate sourcing: where is recruiting headed? Candidate sourcing tools need to reflect the future of the tech stack. A way to design a better candidate experience.

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Survale Featured as Candidate Experience Platform to Prioritize for Hiring Success


As the first and leading candidate experience platform, Software Advice recognizes Survale’s “best feature is the ability to create and send out surveys to find out where and why candidates are turning sour on your organization.” As the balance of power has turned toward candidates over the last several years, the industry is finally embracing the concept that the better they treat candidates, the better their business and hiring outcomes will be.

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How to Build an Award-Winning Candidate Experience


The Talent Board , a non-profit organization whose mission is to build quality candidate experiences, started the CandE Awards in 2010 to recognize and celebrate companies that go above and beyond to ensure candidates are treated well throughout the recruitment process. Both employers and recent candidates participate in surveys to demonstrate each organization’s recruitment process and the quality of their candidate experience.

The Candidate Experience Journey: Enhancing Six Key Touchpoints


In today’s highly competitive talent market, an organization’s ability to attract high-quality candidates is a significant business advantage—making improving candidate experience a priority for talent acquisition (TA) teams. The post The Candidate Experience Journey: Enhancing Six Key Touchpoints appeared first on Bersin by Deloitte.

5 Ways AI Makes Hiring Easier


It’s another thing to know the best ways to harness it to improve sourcing and hiring success. It facilitates a far more accurate way to see a far greater range and depth of talent — which means it’s easier to find better candidates — and more of them. And leveling the playing field and reaching the same candidates as a larger organization, let alone a direct competitor, is just a matter of knowing how to use AI. It’s one thing to see AI coming our way in HR.

25 Things to Know About Tech Recruiting as You Plan for Q2


How are you doing on your 2018 goals? 1: Dice’s own 2018 Salary Report showed how specialized skills are driving up the salary market. #2: 4: Hiring processes are increasingly revolving more around the candidate’s previous experiences in addition to the skills noted above. 8: Onboarding will become more important to the overall experience of tech hiring. Hiring managers are not, and they are ‘going with their gut’ to sort through candidates.

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SmartTalks Q1 2018 Presentation Recap


On Thursday, January 25, 2018, APS, Inc., In addition to mentioning our 30 th Anniversary and providing a brief overview of the company’s history, he proudly stated our 2018 marketing slogan, “ True Partnerships Matter.”. On February 7, 2018, at 9 am Pacific , Debbie Sims, will be conducting the first of a monthly training designed for Administrators. The next item discussed was the updates to the Portals: Vendor Management System (VMS), Hiring Manager and Candidate Portals.

The Candidate Experience Journey: Enhancing Six Key Touchpoints


Posted by Robin Erickson on March 22, 2018. In today’s highly competitive talent market, an organization’s ability to attract high-quality candidates is a significant business advantage—making improving candidate experience a priority for talent acquisition (TA) teams. But many companies are failing to attract top talent because their hiring processes deter, or even repel, candidates. Bersin members can download the full Candidate Experience article series.

How To Pick The Right Candidate Screening Software


With recent entries in applicant screening tools from Google and Facebook, candidate screening software is currently top of mind. Here are some factors to consider when buying candidate screening software. What do you need from candidate screening software? Before you progress to the demo stage, you need to ask yourself if the screening software you’re considering fits these criteria: Aligns with your business model.

What Does Talent Sourcing Mean Exactly?


Talent Sourcing is the method used to find applicants who aren’t applying directly to open roles. Not only are they finding candidates, but they are also actively screening and submitting leads to roles. Gone are the days when a company could post a role and easily find candidates that have exactly what they are looking for. Talent Sourcers are searching for potential candidates that have not applied to the role. Why Sourcing is Important?

Staffing & Recruiting Leaders’ Priorities For 2018: New Bullhorn Report


Bullhorn recently published their 2018 North American Staffing & Recruiting Trends Report , a survey of more than 1400 staffing professionals. This is likely due to the tension between the potential opportunities presented to staffing agencies vs. the challenges they face in 2018. I’ve highlighted some important findings on recruiters’ priorities for 2018 from Bullhorn’s report below. Ownership of candidate experience.

Comeet Update: Summer 2018


Comeet Update: Summer 2018 We’re always improving Comeet, listening to customers and innovating on our quest to build the best recruiting platform for high-growth companies. Here is our summer 2018 update on new features and functionality in Comeet. There is greater flexibility in terms of recruiting continuity, which maximize your outreach results and candidate consent conversion rate. When employees apply, their source is noted as “Employees.”

SilkRoad Connections 2018 Agenda Spotlight: Training Sessions


Changing How You Hire in 2018 and Beyond – Tuesday, May 1st – 8:45A . In this hands-on workshop, you will improve the candidate experience with new tools and hidden gems that allow you to understand candidates better and impact how you hire. The tedious candidate searches, the endless scheduling, and the repetitive screening can be mind-numbing. To see the full agenda and to register for SilkRoad Connections 2018, please visit [link]. .

10 Ways to improve Candidate Experience

Recruiting Blogs

Improving candidate experience is a must if you want to win in a war for talent. The current job market is candidate driven, which means you don’t pick talent anymore. That’s why it is absolutely necessary to start improving candidate experience right now. Candidate experience is more than just another passing HR trend. Current job market is candidate driven. Candidate experience definition. Respect candidates’ time.

6 Ways to Develop a Great Working Relationship With Hiring Managers

Glassdoor for Employers

Often, the most challenging part of the interview process isn’t sourcing qualified candidates, holding phone screens or negotiating a starting salary — it’s. Talent Acquisition Candidate Experience Hiring hiring managers Recruiting

Job Board Summit 2018: Most Valuable Tweets


Jackye Clayton (@jackyeclayton) July 26, 2018. Chris Russell (@ChrisRussell) July 27, 2018. Ben Forstag (@BenForstag) July 26, 2018. 71% of candidates start their job search online. Matt Charney (@mattcharney) July 26, 2018. Interesting stat, via @mattcharney : 25% of all job candidates come from employee referrals. But these candidates are 400 times more likely to be hired than those from other sources.

Top Tech Trends to Watch in 2018 and Beyond


To kick off the new year, we asked Matt Charney of RecruitingDaily for his tech recruiting predictions for 2018. . But in 2018, business as usual is anything but—and it’s actually evolving in a way that almost makes me excited for the future. So, I decided to retire my favorite inside joke (with myself, which are the best kind), roll up my sleeves, and contribute to the commoditized canon of Talent Trends to Watch in 2018. The Death of Candidate Experience.

How Delta Is Working to Improve Its Candidate Experience by Designing for the Disappointed

Linkedin Talent Blog

For Jennifer Carpenter , vice president of talent acquisition at Delta, this answer also holds the secret to an exceptional candidate experience : caring. By showing you care, you leave candidates with a positive impression of your brand, even if they don’t ultimately land the job. Every candidate is either a colleague or a customer,” Jennifer says, and caring for both matters. We care because we believe our candidates are our customers,” Jennifer says. “We

Predictions Both Past & Present: The Evolution of an Industry from 2013-2018

Proactive Talent

In 2016, as a part of one of Proactive Talent's first trends blog, we discussed how candidate experience was going to play a starring role in whether or not candidates would even look at your company for employment. And last year while we choose to reflect on the importance of sourcing metrics -- artificial intelligence took off faster than a speeding bullet. So what about 2018? their way into the favor of passive candidates.

Predictions on Talent Sourcing in 2030


Will sourcing and recruiting jobs become automated in the future? New technology will remove the need for excessive searching and have us focus more on networking with applicants and more time focused on creating a good candidate experience. I wanted to create a list of dozen or so predictions on the future of talent sourcing in the next decade. People in high demand fields already despise working with recruiters because of the transactional/spamming experiences.

Breezy + Checkr = Faster, Automated Background Screening

Breezy HR

Today we’re excited to announce Breezy and Checkr have partnered to further reduce your time-to-hire with faster, more automated background screening. Screening candidates and compliance aren’t exactly topping the list of celebrated stages in the recruiting process?—?while while sourcing is flashy, and interviews are juicy, running candidates through a background check can seem like a necessary evil. Candidate Experience.

What the Hottest Voices in HR Tech Have to Say

ClearCompany Recruiting

This year, a lot of our focus has been honing in on the candidate-driven market, and how managers can shift their candidate experience and employer branding strategies to attract hard to find A Players. During constant change, it’s valuable to have some influencers in our lives to follow, to act as a source for trends that will help us work on the smartest talent attracting strategies. Candidate communication is still immature.

Employer Brand Is About the Business (Not Just Recruiting)

Proactive Talent

Think about the recruiter who wrote the job description, screened the candidate, and enticed them into becoming very interested in the role. Think about the department head, who made a special effort to place a five-minute call with the candidate to hammer home how much that candidate was valued. At best, the recruiter might remind everyone that it’s in their best interests to remain engaged with the candidate, even if this wasn’t a great fit.

Become a Hiring Expert with the Best of ClearCompany

ClearCompany Recruiting

ClearCompany has processed millions of applicants, created thousands of hiring programs, and taken hundreds of talent acquisition teams to the next level with their industry leading ATS, Sourcing Module, Onboarding Platform and Video Interviewing capabilities. For nearly two decades we’ve been helping midsize companies transform the way they source, recruit, hire and onboard talent. Screen candidates. Schedule candidates for interviews.

5 Important Lessons Learned at Social Recruiting Days 2018


asked Anna Ott and Robindro Ullah as they welcomed audiences to the main stage of the Ellington Hotel in Berlin for the final day of Social Recruiting Days 2018. Transparency”, “Surfacing”, and “Algorithm” flitted across the screen as the two conference emcees discussed how these terms are quickly becoming part of the modern recruiting lexicon. For those who were unable to attend the conference, here are five of our biggest takeaways from Social Recruiting Days 2018.

Q&A: Meet Courtney Lane!

Proactive Talent

It was here that I discovered my love for the recruitment function, specifically the people experience (candidate, hiring manager, broader organization, etc.). Talent strategy, employer branding, and direct delivery of recruitment services is something I knew from my own experience was so often needed, yet rarely available to organizations through a single source. Consider candidates beyond your book of business.

How to Pick the “Perfect” CRM for Your Company

Rally Recruitment Marketing

In my first New to Recruitment Marketing blog post, How to Create a Recruitment Marketing Role at Your Organization , I mentioned that I’d share the process we took at Appian to find the “perfect” Candidate Relationship Management (CRM) platform for our new Recruitment Marketing function. Map out your candidate journey. If you haven’t sat down and reviewed your candidate journey lately, do it! What type of content are you sending to candidates after your initial phone screen?

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10 Recruiting Mistakes You Have to Read to Believe!

ClearCompany Recruiting

Even the best recruiters and hiring managers make mistakes, but what’s important is making sure you take the steps necessary to treat candidates with respect and dignity. but I am always friendly, attentive and work diligently to communicate with my candidates.” In a recent study by CareerArc, nearly 60% of candidates have had a poor candidate experience. Want to ensure you provide the best #recruiting experience for your #candidates?