Best Practices in Social Recruiting

JazzHR

Using Social Recruiting to Build Your Candidate Pipeline. For those of you recruiting passive candidates regularly, this may seem like a no brainer, but social media can be a recruiter or HR manager’s best friend. New to social media?

14 Tips on How to Use Twitter for Social Recruiting

Boolean Black Belt

Twitter’s been around for nearly 8 years and has always been popular in recruiting circles, but there are still plenty of recruiters who don’t use Twitter to its full potential or are simply new to using Twitter for recruiting. Super social?

6 Metrics for Measuring Social Recruiting Wins

Dice

Although measuring rising followers and engagement scores is a first step when getting into social recruiting, a recent survey by Gallup found that these soft metrics can prove misleading. Applications Submitted via Social Networks. Recruiting Cost Ratio.

Social Recruiting Round-Up – December 2014

Social Talent

’ ‘How can Snapchat be used for recruiting?’ ’ We believe that Snapchat will be one of the most influential recruiting tools of 2015 in a number of industries, so get up to speed with everything Snapchat related right here!

Social Recruiting 101: Utilizing LinkedIn to Find Passive Job Candidates

Hyrell

someone who has a job, but would be open to new opportunities) are in high demand in the recruiting world. The answer is simple : social media. Build your network from the ground up and prove that you’re someone worth knowing in this social space.

Social Recruiting Round-Up – September 2014

Social Talent

Hello and welcome to the September issue of Social Talent’s Social Recruiting Round-Up – a collection of the best blogs, infographics and new stories posted on the Social Talent blog in the last month.

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.

7 Social Recruitment Myths and Why They’re Not Actually True

Social Talent

Social recruitment first emerged around a decade ago and has been gaining quickly importance ever since. It is the intersection between social media and recruitment – allowing companies to utilize data, which potential employees share online.

5 Social Recruiting Lessons You Need to Know

marenated

Social media has and will continue to have a huge impact on companies and how they are perceived by the public. This is especially true for recruiting agencies. If you feel you need to up your social recruiting game , we’ve got your fix.

Using “The Other Three” in Social Recruiting

Recruiterbox

Known as the “ Big Three ”: LinkedIn, Twitter and Facebook have led the way in social recruiting. While the Big Three are the place to be, there are new social media hubs popping up on the regular. Benefits like scholarship programs and language programs are also advertised.

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!

Social Recruiting Benefits: Why You Won’t See Many Without Culture Change

Jibe

Social recruiting is much easier said than done. Although sites like Twitter and LinkedIn may be far down on the top source of hire list in 2015, companies seem to be more interested in experimenting with social recruiting than ever before.

From Creeper to Class Act: Social Recruiting Done Right

Breezy HR

Ask your Marketing Director, and they’ll be able to tell you exactly how many sales leads have come in via social media. There’s a fine line between the kind of relevant, personalized social media recruitment that makes your dream candidates swoon?—?and

5 Social Recruiting Lessons You Need to Know

marenated

Social media has and will continue to have a huge impact on companies and how they are perceived by the public. This is especially true for recruiting agencies. If you feel you need to up your social recruiting game , we’ve got your fix.

Why Recruiters Should Be Thankful for Social Recruiting — November 2015 Roundup

Spark Hire

Social recruiting goes far beyond simply posting a job opening to Twitter or reaching out to passive candidates on LinkedIn — and to be quite frank, doing it the correct way is an art. As a marketing professional who manages all the social media channels for Spark Hire, I’ve seen a great deal of recruiters posting their opportunities on social. What is it about your social messaging that makes it extra special and appealing for top-tier talent?

The Current State of Social Recruiting

Metashift

Social Recruiting has been around now for nearly ten years but many companies are still struggling to use social platforms for recruitment in a successful way. All of the key social media platforms have made significant changes to their functionality in the past 18 months and many employers are using approaches to social recruiting that are seriously out of date.

7 Ways To Attract Star Hires Using Social Recruiting Best Practices

Jobvite

Has your business fully embraced social recruiting? Here are 7 ways recruiting teams are adapting to the social world to attract talent and win candidates over. Boost your recruiting brand + attract hires using social media.

HR Check In: The Trifecta of Recruiting (Social Recruiting, Candidate Experience, Employer Brand)

Jibe

Unfortunately, talent acquisition teams that aren’t dedicating time and effort to these three recruiting concepts won’t be able to keep up with modern candidates. 4 Social Recruitment Blunders That Can Cost Your Business (HRN Blog).

Social Recruiting: There’s Shakespearean Method to the Madness

Recruitalicious

I''m also a gigantic proponent of social media and social recruiting, having been immersed in this profession for several years now. Why, as recruiters, is it so vital we be vigilant, active and engaging on social media?

Want fun and money from recruitment? Make these 4 changes

Greg Savage

Agency recruiters are about to enter a new golden era. The benefits will not flow to everyone evenly. More fun. More money. It’s all about to open up. But not everyone will rise on the tide. Just relying on a recovery will be your biggest mistake.

What Are the Best Channels for Sourcing Candidates?

JazzHR

With unemployment at its lowest point in years, employers are being forced to get increasingly creative when it comes to finding and recruiting candidates. Professional networking and social media sites.

How Great Content Ideas Can Fuel Social Recruiting

Recruiting Blogs

Using social media as a recruiting platform has become a leading practice in sourcing and placing for many businesses today. Though not every post guarantees placements, coming up with a consistent, social recruiting strategy will ensure your messages are targeting the right candidates.

Announcing 2017's Top Social Recruiters Across Asia Pacific

Linkedin Talent Blog

If you take a look at recruitment in a traditional sense, its definition has completely transformed in just the last decade. Put it this way - traditional recruitment is the meat and potatoes. These professionals understand the importance of social media to position their EVP.

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.

Workers’ Job Hunting Habits in 2019, and What You Can Learn from Them

Fistful of Talent

Last year, I wrote about how recruiting had finally reached the tipping point : forcing recruiters to treat candidates more like customers and get more creative to find and engage new talent through social media and text messaging. Recruiters are in the hot seat.

3 Facebook Hacks Every Recruiter Should Know

Proactive Talent

Looking at these numbers, it’s hard to ignore Facebook’s potential for recruiting and sourcing talent. It means that the social graph on Facebook is so strongly connected that you are only 3 or 4 connections away from almost any other person on Facebook.

Webinar Recap: Social Media: The “Double-Edged Sword” of Hiring & Recruiting

Hyrell

Social media isn’t going away. In fact during Hyrell’s recent webinar, Social Media: The Double-Edged Sword of Hiring & Recruiting , we speculated that a new social platform might even have been released during our 45-minute discussion.

How to Get More Twitter Followers for Free

FireFish Software

When used effectively, Twitter is a powerful tool for recruiters; it can help generate leads, solidify your branding and build connections with new clients and candidates. Without followers, though, the benefits that Twitter can bring are essentially unattainable.

Who Owns a Recruiter’s LinkedIn Connections?

The Whiteboard

I received a LinkedIn connection request last week from an old candidate of mine that I’d placed many years ago into a global recruitment brand. As all decent recruiters know, you’ve got to “always be recruiting” to succeed in this game.

4 Benefits of Recruiting Via Online Platforms

Hire-Intelligence

The possibility of hiring people online has changed the recruitment market immensely. Almost every bigger company uses online recruiting methods in one way or another. Social recruitment is one of those. It means using social networks to reach and pick out potential employees. They … Candidate Screening Interviewing Recruiting online recruiting socialThere are just so many possibilities.

3 Ways to Spot Top Quality Candidates via Social Media Screening

Hyrell

Social media is deeply embedded in our daily lives today -- particularly with Millennials. Millennials have been immersed in technology and social media since they were born and they are expected to account for 75 percent of the global workforce by 2025.

Define Your Candidate Persona in 4 Steps

SmartRecruiters

With a precise concept of the target demographic, recruiters can source with laser precision – here’s how! What social network does your candidate use? What benefits does your candidate care about?

How to use Instagram Story Question Stickers to Improve Recruitment

CKR Interactive

While this feature is commonly used for celebrities to interact with their fans, it can also be effectively used for recruitment. A great way to utilize the Questions feature is to host an Ask a Recruiter Q&A session.

7 Recruitment News Stories We NEED to Discuss This Week – 14th November 2016

Social Talent

According to numerous reports, Facebook might be about to muscle-in on LinkedIn’s recruiting business with ways for business Pages to promote job listings. Brand benefits are clear too, as clients will be known as equal opportunities employers.

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. What is nice to see is that there is still, a high demand for recruiters particularly in Ireland and the Netherlands. 5 Things Only Rude And Unprofessional Recruiters Say.