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The Easy Way to Start Agile Sourcing

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Welcome to SocialTalent’s Live & Learn Series! Each week we gift you with a little bit of info that will help smoothen your recruitment process and expand your knowledge of your industry. With this Live & Learn series we promise to keep it: Short. Simple. Ready to use! Agile Sourcing.

Are You One of LinkedIn’s Most Predictable Recruiters?

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There’s no second chance to make a good first impression. Recruiters pour a lot of time and effort into investigating and prepping candidates. They pour over resumes and sift through the keywords to try and tease out the most eligible candidate. However, this is a two-way system.

Hiring Marketing Professionals: The Basics

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Any person in the marketing world, or indeed any person hiring marketing professionals, ought to understand the basic terminology and concepts of the industry. The Four Ps of Marketing is one of the most rudimentary, yet essential, concepts in Marketing, and it is imperative that you understand its function before beginning to hire marketing professionals. The concept was developed 60 years ago by E.J. McCarthy and has been in use ever since.

How To Recruit for Advertising Roles

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Creativity is a pesky concept to define. Often people lament that they lack creativity because they are not artistic, it’s debated whether it’s a gift or a skill that can be learned, it’s constantly listed in on CVs, it’s critical in the business world yet it’s hard to measure… So how are you supposed to recruit for it?

Why All the AI Research You’re Reading is Dead Wrong

Speaker: Ben Eubanks, SPHR, SHRM-SCP, Principal Analyst at Lighthouse Research & Advisory

While we may be “people” professionals, it is part of our job to understand AI and how this technology can enable us to make smarter decisions and develop more efficient processes. Join Lighthouse Research & Advisory Principal Analyst Ben Eubanks where he will discuss how AI can be used for HR and recruiting processes, including how to create more human interactions and engagement through the strategic application of technology.

The Impact of Artificial Intelligence on HR

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Welcome to SocialTalent’s Live & Learn Series! Each week we gift you with a little bit of info that will help smoothen your recruitment process and expand your knowledge of your industry. With this Live & Learn series we promise to keep it: Short. Simple. Ready to use!

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Hiring For Marketing Teams: Core Principals

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Modern business simply can not run without marketing. The development of technology in this field has lead to marketing being one of the most role-diverse industries there is. When hiring for marketing roles you will encounter creative people, people who love to focus on data and numbers, designers, writers, strategists and many other personality types in between.

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Prepare For Negotiations Like a True Expert

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Welcome to SocialTalent’s Live & Learn Series! Each week we gift you with a little bit of info that will help smoothen your recruitment process and expand your knowledge of your industry. With this Live & Learn series we promise to keep it: Short. Simple. Ready to use! Sound good to you?

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From UK To US: Where Is British Talent Moving To?

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Jobseekers in Britain keen on making the move to the US are most likely to be looking for roles in California, New York and Florida, according to new data released by Indeed. But while UK searches accounted for 7.9% of inbound ones for US jobs this year, interest in working in America has fallen by almost 20% over the past four years.

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Crowded Inbox? Make Your Emails Stand Out

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Welcome to SocialTalent’s Live & Learn Series! Each week we gift you with a little bit of info that will help smoothen your recruitment process and expand your knowledge of your industry. With this Live & Learn series we promise to keep it: Short. Simple. Ready to use! Sound good to you?

Top Reasons Employees Quit

What are the top reasons people are leaving a job? And what attracts people to their new organization? The latest PayScale research take a deep dive into this to find out what is impacting employee retention and what employees are looking for in a new organization.

The Cold, Hard Facts of How Intuit Changed Their Candidate Experience

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Welcome to SocialTalent’s Live & Learn Series! Each week we gift you with a little bit of info that will help smoothen your recruitment process and expand your knowledge of your industry. With this Live & Learn series we promise to keep it: Short. Simple. Ready to use!

Why Hiring Professionals Need to be Agile

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The definition of agility in a business context is the ability of an organization to rapidly adapt to market and environmental changes in productive and cost-effective ways. When I think about recruitment agility I keep a mental image of one of those high paces action movies. Die Hard, Jason Bourne, you name it, The hero is stuck in a situation he didn’t predict, and in order to stop the bad guys, he needs to move fast, adjust, and think what is his competitive advantage is.

Use Employer Branding to Build Outstanding Talent Pipelines

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So you’ve identified the roles that your business will need you to fill in the future, and you’ve got buy-in from your hiring managers about what good looks like for each of those roles.

Machine Learning and The Future of Hiring

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The future of recruitment is inherently connected with the future of tech, and as advances are made in the world of machine learning it is important for those in the business of hiring to take notice. So, what is machine learning? How will it change the future of recruitment?

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The CFO Playbook: How to Reduce Turnover with Employee Benefits

To increase employee retention, you need to consider more than universal healthcare benefits in your turnover calculation. Discover how investing in the right employee benefits can decrease turnover 138%.

10 Books Recruiters Absolutely Must Read for a Successful 2019

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At a time when lists are being made and resolutions are being sworn, we wanted to help you out with one of the most popular New Year’s resolutions of all time. We want to help you read more!

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How To Educate Hiring Managers

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Eight OFCCP Compliance Concepts Every Recruiter Needs to Know

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This post originally appeared on the Direct Employers Association blog. . As any company knows, recruiters are a vital part of the business. Often, they are the first impression a job seeker or candidate has of your company when inquiring about employment, or beginning the application process.

Three Steps To A Great Candidate Experience

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Last week, you might have read our blog post about the importance of a positive candidate experience for your company’s reputation, brand, and even revenue. Jennifer Mullen, Jennifer Mullen, head of global TA at Intuit has, on the SocialTalent platform, shared her experiences in revolutionising the way Intuit handles candidate care.

Dice 2018 Recruitment Automation Report

Artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) technologies are rapidly changing the way many recruit and hire talent. Read Dice's first-ever Recruitment Automation Report to discover how you can employ new, cutting-edge technologies to source and hire tech talent faster.

Addressing Disability in the Workplace

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This post originally appeared on the Direct Employers Association blog. . Despite a desire to build a diverse workforce and a willingness to help, accommodation requests can often be an uncomfortable work situation to address. What are the grounds for a valid request?

Master The Art of Closing Top Talent Within Your Pipeline

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OK, so you’ve built a quality pipeline full of perfect-fit candidates, and your on-point employer branding content is keeping them aware of the amazing benefits of your company as an employer. But there’s still work to be done.

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Steps To Improve Candidate Care that You Can Take Today

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If you’ve been following our series about candidate experience, you’ll understand by now the importance of candidate care. This week, we want to provide you with actionable steps you can take now to learn from the experience of your candidates with your interview process. Remember, you can learn more about how Intuit transformed their hiring process on the SocialTalent platform, where head of global TA Jennifer Mullen offers her valuable insights. Your Say:Do ratio.

Recruiting for Database Technologies

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Data 101

How Recruiters Can Create a Predictable Candidate Pipeline

Even the most experienced recruiting professionals face challenges filling critical roles in their organizations from an inability to establish, nurture and grow a sustainable talent pipeline. Download this eBook to get a jump on sourcing and learn how to build a high performance recruiting pipeline.

What Makes A Good Mentor?

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Sharing and benefiting from collective knowledge is a cornerstone of a modern workplaces, with caching and mentoring programmes more prevalent than ever. Becoming a mentor to another member of your organisation is a fulfilling and rewarding way to give back to the people around you, as well as honing your own skills in presentation, interpersonal relations, teaching and countless others. Coaching Vs Mentoring.

Searches for ‘Monday to Friday’ jobs are on the rise

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Searches for ‘Monday to Friday’ jobs are on the rise, suggesting growing jobseeker interest in regular work schedules, according to research by global job site Indeed.

Reactive to Super Strategic Recruiter in 3 Simple Steps

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After over 1,600 responses from hiring professionals based in 92 countries, the results of our Global Recruiting Survey for 2019 are in, and the results reveal quite a lot that we expected about today’s hiring landscape, but also quite a bit that we hadn’t expected.

Tech Sector Hiring: The Six Stages of Building A Database

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Software development can feel overwhelming when we first encounter it, especially with the wealth of roles contained within the industry. Luckily, there is a standardised process used to create modern database systems. It’s called The Waterfall Model , and is generally used across the industry to organise large software development projects.

Newton’s Guide to OFCCP Compliance

For federal contractors, keeping up with OFCCP regulations can be a major challenge when recruiting and hiring. Download our guide to OFCCP compliance and learn the major regulations that you must adhere to.

Employer Branding Tips (From A Marketing Department)

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For marketers (like the one writing this blog), it can be hard to let go of the company branding and messaging, to open it up to collaboration, but as businesses change and transform, employer branding has expanded it’s role to the entire business.

10 Things I Learned as a Mother That Makes me a Better Recruiter

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International Women’s Day falls a day after my twin’s birthday, so the speeches about diversity and inclusion, are deeply connected to my experiences as a mother. This day always brings one memory, not particularly pleasant – that shaped my view as a recruiter and a manager.

How To Specialise as a Recruiter

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Welcome to SocialTalent’s Live & Learn Series! Each week we gift you with a little bit of info that will help smoothen your recruitment process and expand your knowledge of your industry. With this Live & Learn series we promise to keep it: Short. Simple. Ready to use! Sound good to you?

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The Most Stressed Profession In The UK Is…

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This week, Protectivity has analysed the stress levels of residents across the UK as well as the main causes of stress, the most stressed age ranges, and careers.

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3 Best Practices to Engage Employees During Onboarding

Speaker: Lilith Christiansen, VP of Onboarding Solutions, SilkRoad

Join SilkRoad's Vice President of Onboarding Solutions Lilith Christiansen where she will explore how to create a strategic onboarding process that will engage and retain your employees.