The Applicant Tracking System Isn’t the Problem. Recruiters Are.

Recruiting Daily

Every day, there are a litany of new complaints and negative comments levied against ATS software, a convenient whipping boy for the bigger picture problems plaguing the recruitment industry and even more convenient villain for the smaller annoyances frustrating frontline practitioners every day.

The Top 25 Best Applicant Tracking Systems (Updated for 2018)

Proven

Ideally, your company’s hiring process should be as efficient and effective as possible – and an applicant tracking system can make that happen. Applicant tracking systems are known for streamlining the hiring process through handling recruitment needs electronically.

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What to Look for in an Applicant Tracking System

Newton Software

Finding the Right Applicant Tracking System for Your Business. So you’re looking to buy an Applicant Tracking System (ATS)? Or you’re at least interested in learning more about how an ATS can help improve recruiting and hiring at your company? No doubt, understanding and evaluating recruitment technology is hard. What is an Applicant Tracking System? Why do I need an Applicant Tracking System?

8 Truly Free Applicant Tracking Systems That Should be on Your Shortlist

MightyRecruiter

For many like you, a free applicant tracking system is an attractive way to start doing the things you can’t do and to begin being in the places you can’t be. What’s a free applicant tracking system? Zoho Recruit. Featured Recruitment Technology

Jobvite Hire: Not Your Typical Applicant Tracking System

Jobvite

Recruiting is tough work. Social media and the Internet have given candidates access to more information about a company before they even think about applying. Jobvite’s recruiting platform was built from the ground up to make the job of recruiting easier, making hiring processes more efficient so that organizations can get the right candidates in the right positions quickly. This is not your average applicant tracking system.

Why is Jobvite the Best Applicant Tracking System?

Jobvite

Recruiting is always a challenge—but when you’re trying to fill jobs in a rapidly growing organization, the challenge can feel overwhelming. Fast & Easy Applicant Tracking. It was a complete makeover, and the managers on the other end of the system absolutely love it.

What is an Applicant Tracking System (ATS) and why do you need it?

Recruiting Blogs

An Applicant Tracking System (ATS) is a software created to automate, fasten and improve your hiring process. In this blog we will explain how using an ATS can help you overcome your most pressing recruiting challenges and help you achieve your hiring goals.

Why is Jobvite the Best Applicant Tracking System?

Jobvite

Recruiting is always a challenge—but when you’re trying to fill jobs in a rapidly growing organization, the challenge can feel overwhelming. Not only do you need to staff key positions quickly without compromising on applicant … Continued.

Choosing an Applicant Tracking System to Promote OFCCP/EEO Compliance

Newton Software

As you go through the process of choosing an applicant tracking system, one factor that you must consider is compliance. Employment law is constantly changing, making recruitment compliance a constant challenge for many organizations.

6 Tips for Employers Trying to Attract the Mobile Millennial

HireRight

The unrelenting proliferation of technology suggests that hiring managers, recruiters, and background check companies need to become more technically savvy for a variety of reasons. A principal one among them may be that doing so is crucial for reaching and attracting the Millennial generation. The post 6 Tips for Employers Trying to Attract the Mobile Millennial appeared first on Employment Background Check Blog - HireRight.

How to Take Advantage of Mobile for Recruiting

HireRight

With 45 percent of candidates taking advantage of a mobile device to apply for a job, it’s no wonder businesses are upping their mobile game when it comes to recruitment. Here are some ways that mobile can jump-start the recruiting process. The post How to Take Advantage of Mobile for Recruiting appeared first on Employment Background Check Blog - HireRight.

Blind Recruitment – The Way to Overcoming Bias in Hiring?

HireRight

The post Blind Recruitment – The Way to Overcoming Bias in Hiring? Recruiting applicant experience applicant tracking system ats candidate experience hiring mobile recruiting recruit recruiter recruiting recruiting questions recruiting software recruiting solutions recruiting tip recruitment social recruiting talent acquisitionPartiality. Prejudice.

Social Recruiting: You’re Doing It Wrong.

Recruiting Daily

Here’s the thing about being a recruiter. That’s why when I tell a story, I always feel like I have to point out that it’s true – as a recruiter, some things are just too weird to put out there without putting out a disclaimer. What the hell is social about that?

4 Problems With Your ATS (and Solutions!)

Jobalign

An applicant tracking system (ATS) is a type of software platform that electronically handles your recruitment needs. An ATS helps employers save time, stay organized, and acts as a system of record. How often do you interact with your own application?

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Integrating ATS and Social Recruiting: A Match Made in Heaven

Recruiting Daily Advisor

There are a lot of different ways to go about recruiting talent for your business and even more tools to use in the process. Strategies can be as variant as employer branding and college recruiting, and tools can range from candidate relationship management to employee referral software.

Big News! Tenfold's Newest Client is. Greenhouse!

Stacy Zapar

I was intrigued and wanted to know why, for the first time in my 20-year recruiting career, people were actually excited about their Applicant Tracking System ! recruiting — Stacy Donovan Zapar (@StacyZapar) November 10, 2014.

How Social Recruiting Helps Target Quality Talent

TalentHQ

Chances are that your company is turning to social media more and more to recruit the talent it needs. Social recruiting has become an invaluable way to engage individuals who are a good fit with your company culture and core values. Encourage Employees to Get Social.

Your Employer Brand Needs Some Attention

Recruiterbox

Why aren’t we getting quality applicants?” “Why 70% of hiring companies don’t acknowledge candidate applications. You can’t expect to build an employer brand worth mentioning if you don’t contact applicants, even if it’s through an ATS. There. It’s out in the open.

The Social Recruiting Round-Up: June 2015

Social Talent

At the start of June we decided to dedicate most of the month’s blog content to helping you guys make the most of all of the excellent recruitment/HR conferences that were taking place around the world in June (and the months to come). Contractors and temp recruiters rejoice!).

Anti-Social Recruiting: Why Sourcing Best Practices Are BS

Recruiting Daily

My job was really pretty simple: find as many potentially qualified candidates as possible, verify that their information was correct, and then enter that record into the applicant tracking system. Back in the Day: The Original Social Sourcing.

Recruit Forward: Why Candidates Are Abandoning Your Applications

Jibe

Why do all of the work to get candidates to your career site, only to have them abandon the application mid-way through? Talent acquisition tends to focus more efforts on the attraction phase in the recruiting funnel than conversion.

Social Recruiting Round-Up – March 2015

Social Talent

There was LOADS to talk about this month, so sit back, relax and soak in all the best bits: Top Blogs in March: A Recruiter’s Handbook Guide to Instagram. How can Snapchat be used for recruiting? The answers to all your Instagram recruiting questions are right here!

Why You Need to Invest in a Social Recruiting Strategy

Jobvite

If social media isn’t already part of your job advertising campaign, it should be. billion people are on social media. More than 73 percent of people age 18-34 have found jobs via social channels. Unlike some ATS tracking systems, social media is a two-way street.

Conversational Marketing is Influencing a New Brand of Recruiting

Fistful of Talent

Every time there’s an innovation in the world of marketing, you can bet that not long after we’ll see the recruiting space follow. Well, one idea building steam this year is conversational recruiting , which puts an emphasis on real-time conversations that happen over an ongoing basis.

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There Will Be a Fierce War for Talent in the Next 12 Months, Jobvite’s First UK Social Recruitment Survey Shows

Jobvite

UK recruiters need more than monetary compensation to attract best talent. Recruitment professionals struggling to match hires to employer demand. Social recruiting is emerging as a recruitment imperative. These findings are revealed in Jobvite’s first ever UK Social Recruitment Survey , conducted by independent research firm RedShift Research. Recruiting is Getting Tougher. Social recruiting is the new frontier.

Social Media For Employer Branding: 7 Facebook Hacks You Need To Know

Proactive Talent

billion daily active users, Facebook has undoubtedly become an essential channel for talent attraction and recruiting today. Video Storytelling People love watching videos, and they’re dominating social media and the web. account for over 7% of all reach on the social network.

4 Recruiting Trends That Will Make You Feel Lucky

Spark Hire

In the recruiting industry, skill is absolutely essential but you have to admit, it doesn’t hurt to be lucky. All in all, it is a lucky time to be a recruiter. We talked to four experts about what’s making them feel lucky when recruiting right now. Inbound Recruiting.

5 ways to measure social media ROI as a recruiter

RecruitmentJuice

It’s all too easy to believe that the number of followers or ‘likes’ are an accurate barometer of how successful social media activity is. Measuring your social media ROI as a recruiter isn’t straightforward, but there are ways that it can be tracked.

5 Benefits of Taking a Marketer’s Approach to Your Recruiting Strategy

JazzHR

Best-in-class recruiters know that the talent acquisition process starts long before a candidate lands on the job listing on their website. As a holistic approach , recruitment marketing touches every aspect of your outreach, according to the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM).

Today We Announce the New Jobvite Hire

Jobvite

Today we announce the launch of the newest release of Jobvite Hire – and at the risk of sounding somewhat dramatic — I think this version of our already-popular applicant tracking system is truly revolutionary.

5 Simple Strategies To Stop Sucking At Sourcing

Fistful of Talent

Sourcing is one of those skill sets that you continue to use even after you leave recruiting–and just as relevant if your new job, like mine, involves generating marketing-qualified leads. t to see what sticks is the oldest game in the recruiting book.

5 Recruitment Tools That Give You the Advantage

ExactHire Recruiting

The competition for talent requires organizations and their armies of recruiters to maintain a competitive advantage and a sharp edge when it comes to their recruiting and hiring practices. Whether you face lack of applicants or lack of qualified applicants makes no difference.

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Recruiting on LinkedIn: a step-by-step guide

Workable

With more than half a billion members, LinkedIn is a formidable recruiting tool that lets you post jobs, build your company brand and network with passive candidates. Here’s a primer on how to recruit on LinkedIn, starting with posting jobs: How to post jobs on LinkedIn.

Recruitment Marketing: The Ultimate Guide

Ongig

Recruitment marketing is vital to talent acquisition. In this guide I share a primer on recruitment marketing with hopefully-helpful tips, including: My definition of recruitment marketing. The 6 stages of the recruiting funnel. 4 recruitment marketing strategies.

Using LinkedIn Recruiter System Connect with Workable

Workable

Depending on the reports you’re reading, between 80 to 97 percent of recruiters use LinkedIn to source and make first contact with candidates. Combined, LinkedIn Recruiter and a robust applicant tracking system have become the mainstay for many recruiters.

How to Use Networking As A Powerful Recruiting Tool

Spark Hire

Your best recruiting tool is right in front of you. When you’re recruiting your team, you also need to get out there and start shaking hands. To learn more about how to make the most of networking as a recruiting tool, we spoke with Gregory Pontrelli and Fletcher Wimbush.

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What is a Resume Parser?

RChilli

Resume Parsing or CV Parsing converts unstructured resume data into a structured form to speed up the recruitment process. Resume Parsing software are commonly used by recruiters, applicant tracking systems and job boards to automate extraction, analysis and storage of candidate data. Data is extracted from resumes having these job profile names which gives the recruiter more options to choose from.

Check Your Head: 5 Simple Steps To Stop Sucking At Sourcing.

Recruiting Daily

Sourcing is one of those skill sets that you continue to use even after you leave recruiting—and just as relevant if your new job, like mine, involves generating marketing-qualified leads. t to see what sticks is the oldest game in the recruiting book.

What Is Inbound Recruiting? Here’s Everything You Need to Know

Jibe

Inbound recruiting is a methodology that uses digital marketing strategies to engage targeted groups of passive and active job seekers at different phases of the recruiting funnel. Inbound Recruiting Vs. Inbound Marketing – The Great Overlap. The post What Is Inbound Recruiting?

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How to build a social media recruitment strategy: An FAQ guide

Workable

Social media sourcing involves using social networks to identify, attract, engage and hire potential candidates. Recruiters use social media sourcing to build talent pipelines for future roles and engage passive candidates who haven’t applied for current openings.