The Big Cost of Social Recruiting Inaction

Dice

I’m always surprised to find technology people that aren’t involved in social media these days,” said Kevin Rooney, CEO of Expert Interview, a Chicago company that helps employers assess technology candidates. “It’s It’s true that social media engagement gone wrong can be a time-suck.

5 Social Recruiting Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

Glassdoor for Employers

Social media has had a massive impact on almost every aspect of business — and recruiting is no exception. Consider these statistics : 80% of employers say social recruiting helps them find passive candidates. 91% of employers are using social media to hire talent today.

What Has Become of Social Recruiting?

The Whiteboard

His exasperation with social media is something surfacing more and more in our own recruitment circles too. But any recruiter worth their salt would still innately understand how to connect, engage, and maximise an opportunity from those situations.

Technical Recruiting and Technical Assessments, What’s NOT Working

Recruiting Daily

Hiring for technical positions is one of the costliest of recruiting efforts, not only in terms of money spent, but as well in terms of time spent sourcing, interviewing, and assessing.

Social Recruiting Strategy: from Good to Great

Beamery

Using social media improves the quality of candidates that land in your pipeline by 49%. It makes sense- candidates trust a human voice more than a corporate logo, and learn more about a company through social media than through careers pages and job descriptions.

Why You Should Stop Wasting Your Time With Social Recruiting

Recruiting Daily

There’s nothing new – or even remotely interesting – about the concept of social recruiting, yet for some reason that doesn’t seem to stop this industry from discussing and dissecting this passe, seemingly passing fad incessantly.

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!

7 Unmissable Social Recruiting News Stories – 13th July 2015

Social Talent

These organisations focus on how their policies regarding sustainability, fair trade, and other social programs make a tangible contribution to society. Culture Fit More Easily Assessed. Forget Perks, Compassion Is What’s Needed to Recruit High-Performing Staff.

7 FREE Twitter Products for Serious Social Recruiters

Social Talent

Twitter is now the second most popular social network among recruiters and sourcers the world over. However, when asked what they thought of recruiters/employers efforts on the popular micro-blogging site, job seekers were less than impressed!

How to Use Social Media as a Powerful Recruiting Tool

JazzHR

Social media has proven to be an effective tool for marketers and advertisers to reach consumers. The lessons learned through these campaigns can translate directly to the recruitment process. Assess your company’s online reputation.

Getting Tech Managers More Involved in Sourcing

Dice

Studies show that having managers highly involved in the recruiting process has a critical impact on talent acquisition performance , including quality of hire and retention. Get Managers Involved in Social Media.

7 Incredibly Intriguing Recruitment News Stories this Week – 6th June 2016

Social Talent

In recruitment news this week: Say “Goodbye” to SimplyHired. And, according to Recruitment Grapevine , LinkedIn is a possibility as a potential buyer having been active in the area (they recently bought a similar operation in Connectifer ). Managing your Recruiter seats just got easier.

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Small Business Hiring Expert Rebecca Barnes-Hogg on the Best Ways to Recruit Right Now

MightyRecruiter

She’s been honing her recruiting skills since she was a teenager and made it her mission to help her high school friends find summer jobs. You’ve written that, “ Recruiters have to be proactive and engage with candidates long before an opening exists.” Rebecca Barnes-Hogg.

8 Questions With Will Staney On Starting Proactive Talent Strategies & The Evolution Of Recruiting

Proactive Talent

What is social recruiting and what does an effective strategy look like? If you’re a small or medium-sized company with very limited resources, what free tools can you use beyond LinkedIn and job boards to improve your recruiting efforts? How do you go about building a strong employer brand to help your company attract and recruit top talent? After that, I moved into more recruiting leadership roles at startups. Q: What is social media recruiting?

9 Spooktacular Recruitment News Stories to Brighten Up Your Halloween – 31st October 2016

Social Talent

In recruitment news this week: The Top 10 Skills You Will Be Hiring for in 2017. IT skills dominate this year’s list globally and across the vast majority of countries assessed by LinkedIn. 5 Things Only Rude And Unprofessional Recruiters Say.

Hi, My Name Is…Low-Hanging Fruit

Fistful of Talent

I’ll peek at your resume but you’ll get the 5-minute free assessment. I also like hearing from recruiters. Candidate Pool Communication HR HR Vendors Kelly Dingee Networking Profiles Recruiting Referrals Social Media Social Media and Talent Social Networking Social Recruiting Sourcing Talent Acquisition Working With Recruiters communication jobseeker LinkedIn low hanging fruit networkingYep – that’s me!

A Social Media Recruiting Strategy Framework

Sirona Consulting

A few weeks ago I was asked to participate in a Google+ Hangout on implementing social media recruiting strategies. As a consultant specialising in this area, I have conversations around social media recruitment strategy every day.

6 Unmissable Recruitment News Stories to Soak Up this Week – 17th October 2016

Social Talent

In recruitment news this week: LinkedIn Announce 3 New Talent Products and Enhancements to Drive Opportunities for Recruiters. The Open Candidates signal will be hidden from recruiters at the candidate’s current employer or affiliated company recruiters.

50 most game-changing influencers in recruitment [also for IT recruiters]

Devskiller

That’s why we gathered a list of specialists in recruiting that you should listen to, who are worth your time. They are the people that change the ways of recruiting, finding new paths, streamlining recruitment process and squeezing out the most of recruiting funnels.

8 Fascinating Recruitment News Stories – 14th September 2015

Social Talent

In the news this week: SHRM Survey Reveals 2/3 of Companies Made Social Media Hires in the Last Year. Two-thirds of all companies have sourced new hires in the last year from social media , that’s according to a new study conducted by SHRM (Society for Human Resource Management).

8 Intriguing Recruitment News Stories this Week – 9th November 2015

Social Talent

In the news this week: Has Facebook Accidentally Revolutionised Recruitment with its Latest Change? This week, Facebook announced a change to the way their messaging systems work , which has the potential to significantly impact recruiting on Facebook.

8 Recruitment News Stories to Get You Thinking This Week – 27th October 2015

Social Talent

In the news this week: The Future of Recruiting: Roadmap 2016. So, where does he think the future of recruitment is going in 2016? And more importantly, what can recruiters do to stay on top of that change? Impact on Corporate and Agency Recruiters. Social Media Manager.

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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7 Recruiting Trends That Will Continue Into 2019

Hacker Earth

The year 2018 saw a rise in the use of Social Media in recruitment. Social Recruiting’, a blanket term for finding talent through social media was coined in 2008. Not just this, more organizations will switch to Talent Assessment and Recruitment tools for ensuring a better candidate experience for their prospective employees. Also read – Social HR – New rules of talent acquisition ). Recruiter Tips Talent Assessment

The 2015 Staffing Industry Trend Report [WHITEPAPER]

Spark Hire

It’s that time of the year again—when all of us here at Spark Hire make our predictions for what can be expected for the staffing and recruiting industry in the upcoming year.

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31 must follow blogs for tech recruiters in 2016

Devskiller

Recruiting tech talents is a tough job. To recruit in IT field you need to adapt to new methods of recruiting and constantly try them out, to see what combination works and brings you the most and best candidates. Social recruiting. Recruiting the best programmers.

How Sustainable Is Your Social Media Recruitment Strategy?

Sirona Consulting

Gone are the days when a weekly Facebook post, Linkedin update or solitary tweet will suffice on your social media Company pages. Social media is now an all-consuming entity that needs a continual stream of content to maintain progress and traction.

8 Exciting Recruitment News Stories this Week – 8th February 2016

Social Talent

In recruitment news this week: LinkedIn to Acquire Connectifer. We first reported on Connectifer , the AI-based recruitment search, late last year when they had just raised $6 million more to continue building out their platform. Tinder for Recruiters” Gains £7 million Investment.

The 10 Do’s and Don’ts of Reference Checking

Social Talent

For recruiters, this, more often than not, tends to be reference checking. The post The 10 Do’s and Don’ts of Reference Checking appeared first on Social Talent. LinkedIn Social Media Tips job interview Recruiting recruitment reference check references Social Recruiting

Top 12 recruiting software for hiring technical talent

Hacker Earth

Continuing our two-part post on technical recruitment (Read: What is technology recruiting? ), we put together a list of recruiting software tools tech recruiters can use, in no particular order. Top recruiting software tools are. Recruit (HackerEarth). Download our FREE eBook: A complete guide to Talent Assessment Software . Tech recruiters can build a tech pro’s profile from digital signatures gathered from these social sites.

10 tools that help IT recruiters in sourcing technical talents

Devskiller

IT sourcing takes a great deal of recruiter’s time. Of course as a technical recruiter you have your tips and tricks, proven methods and techniques that work and let you find the most valuable tech talents. They’ve helped many IT recruiters with improving their sourcing process.

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8 Industry-Rocking Recruitment News Stories to Sink Your Teeth Into this Week – 20th June 2016

Social Talent

In recruitment news this week: Microsoft Buy LinkedIn for $26 BILLION. According to Nadella, it will redefine social selling. For recruiters, gaining access to the breadth of employees’ networks (for those who grant that access) could transform referral programs.

8 ways to hire a developer [Actionable tips]

Hacker Earth

From hackathons to automated evaluation tools, semantic analysis to personality tests, social hiring to web scraping, recruiting is being reinvented and how. How are recruiters using LinkedIn for hiring developers? People are more likely to believe employees than recruiter spiel.

8 Pressing Recruitment News Stories We Need to Discuss this Week – 27th June 2016

Social Talent

In recruitment news this week: Brexit and the Recruitment Industry: Where do we go from here? And t he debate is also being raged as to how the decision will affect the recruitment industry. Recruitment & Employment Confederation. Hasson Associates Recruitment.

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The Talent Shortage Survival Guide

Recruiting Daily

Of course, I’ve heard it will be a minor blip on the big picture radar, and I’ve heard it will be the biggest deal for recruitment since the invention of the internet, depending on what media report I happen to be watching. Think recruiting is tough now?

BUMPER EDITION: 11 Recruitment News Stories to Kick-Off the New Month – 1st February 2016

Social Talent

In recruitment news this week: The Recruitment Video that Makes You Want to be a Flight Attendant. There is nothing we love better than a fantastic recruitment video here at ST towers, but as you’re well aware, they’re a rare find. What Recruiters Want Vs. What Recruiters Get.

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Are your social channels hurting your candidates?

BroadBean Technology

‘Hurting candidates’ may sound dramatic, but having recently undertaken a social media audit of our own business, I was reminded of a role I applied for a few years ago. So I’ve identified three social media changes I think you can do today to guard against this. Social Recruitment