Making Job Descriptions Part of Your Recruitment Marketing Plan

Rally Recruitment Marketing

When you think of Recruitment Marketing, a variety of tactics might come to mind: Posting engaging content on social media, sending company information and job alerts via email, using automation tools like chatbots and text recruiting to better engage with candidates, and a whole lot more.

Company & Candidate: The Candidate Experience

ClearCompany Recruiting

We all know that candidates bring their A game to the. Starting long before the interview, candidates begin to form their opinion about employment with your company. 96% of respondents from Indeed interactive responded that building relationships with candidates is vital ( source ).

A Complete List of Employer Branding Strategies for Job Descriptions

The Magnet: Attract Candidates To You

Today I’m going to show you a VERY effective list of employer branding strategies for your job descriptions. So if you’re looking to build powerful, converting job postings you’ll really enjoy this list. Employer Branding on Job Descriptions vs Company Career Page.

3 disruptive tactics to overhaul your candidate experience

JazzHR

One reason hiring managers may want to change the way they interact with candidates is that doing so can improve how the organization is viewed within the job market, making it more desirable to qualified candidates. Listen to candidates.

Your Hidden Weapon: 9 Best Practices for Working with Third-Party Recruiters

Not only do you need to find a candidate with the right skills, but that candidate also needs to be a culture fit and within your. positions open then there are candidates available to fill them, giving candidates more power at the bargaining table. a top candidate.

How to Ace Candidate Experience in 6 Simple Steps

Brazen Recruiting

But let’s be honest: for those of us in the talent business, it makes our jobs tougher. Previously, higher unemployment rates meant HR managers and recruiters enjoyed a larger, captive pool of candidates from which to choose. A poor experience online can make candidates wary.

How to Enhance Your Candidate Experience During Seasonal Hiring

ClearCompany Recruiting

As consumer spending and hiring expectations increase, employers are faced with the challenge of meeting the demands of staffing goals, while trying to actively recruit top candidates to fulfill the needs of the company. Nearly 60% of candidates have expressed having a poor experience.

3 Simple Ways To Create Transparent Job Descriptions

The Magnet: Attract Candidates To You

The best candidates crave transparency when exploring new jobs. A great place to start communicating more transparency is on your job descriptions. 3 ways to create more transparent job descriptions. Candidates also trust the word of employees more.

6 Job Description Cliches To Avoid At All Costs

SmartRecruiters

The average job description is a breeding ground for meaningless corporate babble, but it’s mostly these six overused, vacuous phrases that steer candidates away rather than hold their interest. Seeing the same phrases in your company job descriptions is equally groan-inducing for candidates. A recruiter should be able to tell from a quick glance at a candidate’s resume and cover letter whether or not he or she is organized and articulate.

5 Components for a Remarkable End-to-End Candidate Experience

ClearCompany Recruiting

With each interaction having so much power behind it, the way your company and your employees portray themselves really matters - especially to your candidates. During the candidate experience, your applicants hope to validate their perceptions of your company.

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

ClearCompany Recruiting

Job vacancies are at a 15-year high , time to fill takes up to 42 days on average and the talent shortage is hitting its peak. Employer branding can only carry you so far if your candidates or employees are having negative experiences, then sharing them. Candidate Experience

33 Candidate Experience Lessons Shared by RallyFwd™ Speakers

Rally Recruitment Marketing

At our first virtual conference, Let’s RallyFwd to Humanize the Candidate Experience , the Rally community was fortunate to have amazing speakers share their hard-earned candidate experience lessons with us. Treat candidates like you would treat your mother.

7 Ways to Create a Top-of-the-Line Candidate Experience

Spark Hire

Your job as a hiring professional isn’t just to find the best fit for your company and the job at hand. After all, who’s to say the job candidate you want also wants you? And a bad experience can potentially affect their loyalty not just as applicants, but as customers.

5 Creative Job Description Examples From Top Companies

ConveyIQ

Putting together requirements, facts and perks for a job description takes creativity and attention to detail. What’s My Job Title, Again? Want an eye-catching job description? That’s exactly what Chewy did with their “ Time Ninja” job req.

Hiring Millennials? Start With The Right Job Description

ConveyIQ

The rise of the digital age places new emphasis on not only what you say to job seekers, but how and where you say it too. Job descriptions are now more than just a list of required skill sets and a boilerplate about your company — they’re a first impression.

Writing job descriptions for hiring millennials

Workable

More than 35m millennials and Generation-Y employees (those born after 1980) are starting their careers and looking for jobs with companies who can meet their aspirations. Start with your job titles and descriptions. Job Titles: Clear and Optimized.

Candidate Experience: Recruiters, Stop Making Excuses.

Recruiting Daily

And as you can imagine, our shared experiences slid quickly from swapping war stories to lamenting how friggin’ frustrating the entire job search process is. And when you’re looking for a job, it’s almost always the worst. It is your job.

3 Easy Ways to Boost Your Employer Brand

JazzHR

In a crowded job market, your company’s employer brand is more important than ever. It’s what makes candidates choose your organization over the competition. Create a culture of inclusivity. Also consider the type of benefits you highlight in job listings.

Candidate Experience: What’s In It For Recruiters?

Recruiting Daily

We talk a lot about the concept of ‘auditing’ your own candidate experience; that is, taking a step back and actually seeing what it’s like to apply for a job at your own company. Putting the Candidate Back In Candidate Experience.

Cell Counts: Why Mobile Recruiting Matters for Candidate Experience

Recruiting Daily

The concept of candidate experience has become so ubiquitous to the recruiting conversation it’s become something of a cliché, a commoditized, catch all catch-phrase that’s grist for the content marketing and consulting mill. Mobile Recruiting & Candidate Experience.

Experiencing the Candidate Experience: A Recruiting Reality Check

Recruiting Daily

It seems that, if the chatter from the HR Technology Conference and LinkedIn Talent Connect are any indication, that everyone in talent today is talking about Candidate Experience – and seemingly won’t shut up about this ubiquitous trending topic. I think this is a UI Job?

5 Ways to Provide a “One-Click” Candidate Experience

The Magnet: Attract Candidates To You

” Shouldn’t we treat candidates the same? Why then do we ask candidates to click so darn much? Here are 5 ways to give your candidates more of a “one-click” candidate experience: 1) Job Search — Have Just One Field.

Cell Counts: Why Mobile Recruiting Matters for Candidate Experience

Recruiting Daily

The concept of candidate experience has become so ubiquitous to the recruiting conversation it’s become something of a cliché, a commoditized, catch all catch-phrase that’s grist for the content marketing and consulting mill. Mobile Recruiting & Candidate Experience.

3 Tips for a Better Candidate Experience

Recruiterbox

Bad candidate experiences can do a lot of damage to the image of the company. When candidates repeatedly have a negative experience, it can chase away good candidates, and more importantly, it can damage the employer brand. Keep the description simple and direct.

Are You Blaming Your ATS for Your Bad Candidate Experience?

Capterra

Candidates complain that ATSs are a black hole, and recruiters use ATSs mostly as a mere keyword search engine. You can easily approach candidates as just another piece of data to collect. But this is where your candidate experience begins to fail, hard. “It’s a pain.”.

5 Ways to Provide a “One-Click” Candidate Experience

The Magnet: Attract Candidates To You

” Shouldn’t we treat candidates the same? Why then do we ask candidates to click so darn much? Here are 5 ways to give your candidates more of a “one-click” candidate experience: 1) Job Search — Have Just One Field.

Make Your Staffing Firm’s Placement Process Shine With Positive Candidate Experiences

Spark Hire

A whopping 90 percent of professionals are open to new job opportunities, according to LinkedIn’s recent report, Inside the Mind of Today’s Candidate. Today’s candidates are looking for companies they can connect with and staffing pros who have their best interest in mind.

Why Hiring Fast is Good Candidate Experience

Recruiterbox

Now, when you say “hiring fast” sometimes people assume that things like quality of hire and candidate experience go out the window but that is the farthest thing from the truth. Candidate experience could do with a shot of expediency!

The importance of communication for the candidate experience

RecruitmentJuice

You will often hear HR people and experts argue whether the recruitment process should be more geared towards the clients, the companies that hire; or the candidates, the potential employees. Today, due to the declining employee loyalty and the ever-increasing need for trained professionals, recruitment is turning more to the candidate. One thing has not changed, though, and that is the role of good communication in the candidate experience.

No Quick Fix: Why HR Technology Can’t Fix A Broken Candidate Experience.

Recruiting Daily

There are a ton of tools out there that purport to be some kind of silver bullet for candidate experience. If you can’t get these aligned, then there’s no tech on earth that can fix what’s really broken with your candidate experience.

Be Here Now: Making Candidate Experience Live Forever.

Recruiting Daily

We talk a ton about “candidate experience,” but the truth is having a good experience works both ways, really, and most of the time, it’s the candidate treating the recruiter like s**t, not the other way around.

Your Employer Brand Is Your Recruiting Secret Weapon: 3 Reasons that Candidate Experience Is So Important

Eightfold

For many companies, the candidate experience takes a backseat to the daily operational needs of the talent acquisition team and the hiring managers. With online applications now available for every job, and easier than ever, the volume of applications increases dramatically every year. Their jobs get harder constantly, and their natural impulse is to “circle the wagons” and concentrate internally on what they can do to manage the endless flow of applicants.

The Candidate Experience: Addressing the Evolution of Candidate Behavior – July 2015 Roundup

Spark Hire

Before the times of the telephone and Internet, the candidate experience during an interview and on the job was pretty bland and oftentimes overlooked. The way candidates felt during and after the interview wasn’t exactly seen as an important aspect of the recruiting and hiring process — and was rarely improved. 3 Important Shifts in Job Seeking Behavior. Company culture. Passive candidates. How to Make Company Culture Stick.

5 Ways Hiring Managers Are Ruining Your Candidate Experience (and What to Do About It)

Jibe

Hiring managers can greatly influence candidate experience —for good or bad—without even knowing it. These professionals are busy with their own duties, and are sometimes unaware that candidate experience is a long-term focal point for talent acquisition teams.

The Golden Rule of Recruiting: The 10 Commandments of Candidate Experience

ConveyIQ

The foundation of every good recruiting process is the candidate experience. So many companies struggle to deliver a strong candidate experience. The 10 Commandments of An Outstanding Candidate Experience. Show off your company culture.