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Using the Right Technology to Support an Undeniable Candidate Experience

ClearCompany Recruiting

Nearly four in five candidates ( 78% ) say a company’s overall candidate experience is an indicator for how well they value their employees. A recruiter’s day is often tied up in administrative tasks, leaving minimal, if any at all, time to update candidates on their application status or be available for questions and concerns. First, what establishes a bad candidate experience? Unable to reach or communicate with a recruiter.

Dialed In: Mobile Recruiting and The Candidate Experience.

Recruiting Daily

If there’s one thing I really, truly hate about using my smart phone, it’s when I go to look up some basic bit of information (should be easy enough), and get stuck playing a little game that I call “the mobile hokey pokey.” You put your address in, you pull a s**t site out, you squeeze and pinch the screen, and turn it all about. With the mobile hokey pokey, you want to scream and shout…this ain’t what it’s all about.

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Mobile Recruiting Hacks

Glassdoor for Employers

In April 2015, Google announced an important change to their algorithm – it would now prioritize mobile friendly sites in search rankings. This shift was in reaction to an important discovery – over half of Google’s search traffic was from a mobile device. It’s no secret that people are enamored with their mobile technology. According to Glassdoor, approximately 90% of job seekers will search for new jobs on their mobile devices.

How to use the Workable mobile recruiting app for hiring

Workable

Luckily you’ve already set up Workable recruiting app on your mobile. 23 new candidates overnight. You review every application via the Workable mobile recruiting app. You move the best candidates to next stage and disqualify the ones that don’t quite fit the bill. Candidate profiles are always at your fingertips. When recruiting isn’t your main task, finding time to review every application in a single sitting is a big ask.

New features for mobile recruiting!

Workable

To recap, we created Workable mobile for a couple of very important reasons: Time is of the essence. Being out of the office for a day, or even just a few hours, can be enough to lose a great candidate. By accessing Workable on your smartphone you have all the information you need to get moving with a good candidate from wherever you are. Get back in touch on time and ensure the candidate experience is everything that it should be. Candidate Access.

6 Tips You Need To Kickstart An Effective Mobile Recruiting Strategy

Proactive Talent

This growth is not surprising since you can virtually do anything on your mobile devices nowadays – you can shop, chat with friends and family, watch movies, and yes, even apply for jobs. In fact, according to a Glassdoor survey, 9 in 10 job seekers say they will use their mobile devices to search for jobs. And 44% of job seekers report that they will apply to jobs directly via a mobile device. Mobile has already become a key aspect of every candidate’s job search.

Candidate Experience Part III – Tools

Great Hires

In the first two articles of this series we discussed the role of people and process in the success of the candidate experience. The tools you choose for your candidate experience may already be part of the enterprise-wide solutions offered by your company, or point solutions you choose as a recruiter that match your personal best practices. Very simply, we will parse looking at candidate experience tools into three parts: Measurement – How are we doing?

Tackle more with our smarter mobile recruiting app

Workable

Our aim at Workable is to make sure that your recruiting process runs as smoothly as possible, so we go the extra mile to provide the help you actually need. Workable for mobile recruiting. As the Product Manager for Workable mobile, ‘going the extra mile’ is more than a figure of speech. We now offer a complete mobile experience in all major platforms ( iOS , Android , Web). Are you getting enough candidates for the job? So you write a list.

The 996 Recruiting Schedule!

Fistful of Talent

So, let’s skip the money and just talk work schedules and expectations around recruiting. . Right now, your hiring managers and your candidates do not believe you are only recruiting Monday-Friday from 8 am to 5 pm. Both sides think you are recruiting all the time–24/7/365! A candidate thinks if they apply to your job at 9 pm on a Friday night, that you are looking at their resume/application at the latest by the next morning. That 996 recruiter?

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Mobile Recruiting Checklist: Is Your Hiring Process Truly Cell Phone Friendly?

MightyRecruiter

We live in a world where the smartphone is the most popular computer in the world and where, according to Glassdoor , 45% of jobseekers say they use their mobile device specifically to search for jobs at least once a day. To recruit in that world, it’s not just ideal – but rather absolutely necessary – that employers create an environment where candidates can seamlessly apply for job opportunities and move through the hiring process.

A Dose of Mobile Recruitment Reality

Metashift

It was a great pleasure to attend and speak at The Mobile Recruiting Conference 2013 in Atlanta last week. I''m now back in the UK and reflecting on some key issues and themes that will define how mobile recruiting will develop over the coming 12 months. Stats on mobile audience growth are ubiquitous these days with the global numbers and growth impossible to ignore. 2) Social and Mobile are inseparable.

Six Tips for Employers to Attract the Mobile Millennial

HireRight

The unrelenting proliferation of technology suggests that hiring managers, recruiters and background checking companies need to become more technically savvy for a variety of reasons. The post Six Tips for Employers to Attract the Mobile Millennial appeared first on Employment Background Check Blog - HireRight.

Survival of the Fittest: The Evolution of Recruiting Technology

Recruiting Daily

It’s no secret that the world of work has changed – but the fact of the matter is, recruitment, largely, remains stuck in stasis, with many employers failing to adopt the tools and technologies today that will be required to compete for – and win – top talent tomorrow. Because if you aren’t keeping pace, chances are, you’re already losing the competition for great candidates to those employers who aren’t stuck in the staffing stone age.

The Rise of the Recruiting Suite

Fistful of Talent

When it comes to HR and recruiting technology, almost all companies right now have a foundational tech stack: Payroll HRIS ATS. What we’ve seen recently with the talent acquisition technology space are organizations merging and buying each other at a rapid pace to create recruiting suites or platforms. Think of a “recruiting suite” similar to that of your HRIS suite. Often you’ll still get performance, some learning, some light recruiting, etc.

4 Guidelines for Optimal Job Application Conversion Rates

ExactHire Recruiting

However, know that the very best candidates always have options, so even in a seller’s…ahem…employer’s market, top talent still won’t fill out your 50-question job application. The proof is in the numbers, and it’s pretty staggering on both desktop and mobile devices. For mobile click-throughs, the completion figure is just 1.5 mobile – 4.96%. Mobilization Make it easy to apply from a mobile device. Help job candidates help you.

Leveraging Technology to Hire the Right Talent in Today’s Crisis

Ideal

The recession has not only a huge impact on the workforce but also the recruitment process. Although many organizations have put their hiring process on hold until the economic downturns are over, some are still recruiting to prevent a business slowdown. Faster Screening.

Recruiting Next-Gen Mobile Talent: A Q&A with Peggy Smith

Recruiting Daily Advisor

Gone are the days of 9-5, in-house talent, today’s workforce is going mobile. If you’re interested in learning how to attract and retain mobile talent, Smith offers some great tips in this Q&A. Recruiting Daily Advisor: How would you define mobile talent? Smith: Today’s mobile talent can be defined as all individuals in the workforce who are willing to move for their work. Recruiting Daily Advisor: How does mobile talent differ from freelance or gig work?

The recruitment process: 10 things you need to master to succeed

Workable

We’d love to tell you that the recruitment process is as simple as posting a job and then choosing the best among the candidates who flow right in. There are 10 main areas of the recruitment process that, once mastered, can help you: Optimize your recruitment strategy. Attract the best candidates – and more of them, too. What is the recruitment process? Recruitment Marketing – find and attract better candidates. Recruitment Marketing.

How to recruit via SMS text messages

Workable

But, choosing to contact candidates via text is still a non-traditional approach. Texting can prove a power tool for your mobile recruiting efforts, but there’s a time and place for it. Here, we evaluate the advantages of using texts for your communication with candidates and establish the ground rules of business texting for recruiters. Why recruit via text: Texting is: Easy. More: How to use What’s App for recruiting. Hi [candidate’s name].

You Should Start Text Recruiting Today. Here’s Why.

Yello

05/31/2018 // Mobile Recruiting. Still spending your day emailing job candidates and waiting hours or even days for a response? It’s time to elevate your recruitment strategy with text recruiting. Your chances of a quick response are infinitely better with text recruiting. Engage candidates directly on the device they’re already looking down at 80 times a day – what better way to get their attention? It’s a natural fit for campus recruitment.

6 Top Tips For Effective Text Recruiting

Yello

05/24/2018 // Mobile Recruiting. As a recruiter, do you text with job candidates? Read on for six ways to attract and engage candidates through text recruiting. Engaging your passive talent pipeline through relevant email content is a best practice to stay top-of-mind with candidates. With hundreds of emails daily, how do you stand out in the candidate’s inbox? Text to Drive Qualified Candidates. Mobile Recruiting Yello's Picks

6 Top Tips For Effective Text Recruiting

Yello

05/24/2018 // Mobile Recruiting. As a recruiter, do you text with job candidates? Read on for five ways to attract and engage candidates through text recruiting. Engaging your passive talent pipeline through relevant email content is a best practice to stay top-of-mind with candidates. With hundreds of emails daily, how do you stand out in the candidate’s inbox? Text to Drive Qualified Candidates. Mobile Recruiting

3 Top Trends in Recruiting Technology (or at least they should be)

HarQen

It’s that time of year when we talk about The Next Big Thing in Recruiting Technology. It all starts with the elephant in the room: if technology brings so much to the table, why do we still need recruiters? Recruiters know the truth: not all job openings are equal – no matter what the posting says – and relationships matter. If we start with the premise that we need recruiters, then what should they be doing? Why aren’t we doing the same in recruiting?

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Recruiters In Name Only: Why Real Recruiters Should Be Hunting for RINOs.

Recruiting Daily

That’s the term Republican candidates like to throw out there to dismiss rivals’ Conservative credentials: “Republican in Name Only,” suggesting that like Optimus Prime, these purported Tea Party partisans are more than meets the eye. of recruiting – those “recruiters in name only” who give the rest of us in the business a bad name. RINO Hunting: Why “Recruiters In Name Only” P**s Me Off. I’m a recruiter.

How Modern is Your Recruiting Process?

ClearCompany Recruiting

In the recruiting industry, competitive advantage is everything. From the perspective of candidates and top talent, the way you communicate to the technology you use to recruit sets your business apart from your competitors. They help candidates weed out who’s who in the industry, and what companies they could see themselves working for in the future. What does your #recruiting process say about your business? It has improved our recruiting speed tenfold!

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Recruitment in South Africa & the Expanding Needs of Candidates

Sonru

Aoife Morris , Regional Development Manager at Sonru, has aided recruitment teams throughout South Africa and the UK to make the game-changing introduction of Video Interviewing to their recruitment processes. In our latest guest blog post, Aoife discusses the shift towards technology throughout South Africa, the influence of Video Interviewing in tackling current South African recruitment trends and how the future of Video Interviewing throughout the region is shaping up. .

Automate the Recruiting Process with Candidate Texting

Jobvite

People spend an average of five hours a day on their mobile devices. So it’s no surprise that candidates open and respond to text messages more than emails. Texting is simply a much more efficient way to reach candidates today. Highly Personalized Candidate Experience.

It’s Not What You Say But How You Say It – Socioeconomics and Hiring

Talvista

This automatic reaction influences how we interact with people and how likely we are to advance someone in the interview process and ultimately hire them. Snap assessments set the tone for the candidate experience. . Is it years of experience? Recruiting for Status .

Top 100 HR and Recruitment Blogs [by Organic Traffic with Top 3 Articles Each]

Ongig

There are a ton of great HR/Recruitment blogs. Ongig, of course, has its own recruiting blog — you’re reading it right now! This includes general HR blogs, recruiting blogs, talent acquisition blogs, employer branding blogs and more. Top 3 HR/recruitment blog posts.

Texting Candidates Will Streamline Your Recruitment Process

Automated Business Designs

Mobile. Texting Candidates Will Streamline Your Recruitment Process. -->. Texting Candidates Will Streamline Your Recruitment Process. April 3, 2019 | Articles , Best Practices , Recruiting , Staffing | Jennifer Roeslmeier. How common is it for you to text a candidate verses sending them an e-mail? If you aren’t regularly texting candidates, you may be missing out on a big opportunity to streamline your recruitment process!

The Recruitment Process Checklist Every Recruiter Needs

Yello

To efficiently and effectively identify, assess and hire talent, companies are investing in recruitment operations strategies to streamline their recruiting efforts, improve hiring processes, and speed things up. Adopting a standardized recruitment process checklist is key for any talent acquisition team. Here’s everything you need to know about creating a hiring checklist: Why You Need a Recruitment and Selection Process Checklist. Candidate experience matters.

Why are you still using hiring spreadsheets?

Workable

But when it comes to tracking a high-stakes investment such as hiring, many companies still rely on a disjointed combination of email and Excel, rather than specialist recruiting software. You can’t find it, but maybe the candidate’s details have been entered into a spreadsheet for safe keeping? It’s a time-consuming, frustrating, all-too-common scenario, which distracts from the real purpose of recruitment; making collaborative, strategic decisions about hiring great people.

8 Intriguing Recruitment News Items this Week – 11th January 2016

Social Talent

In recruitment news this week: 9 Stats That Will Help You Write Better LinkedIn InMails. Last week , LinkedIn gave us 9 key stats to help us provide a great candidate experience. While compensation naturally plays a role, the leadership of the company and work-life balance are all VERY important to today’s candidates. Take advantage of ANY commonalities you share with the candidate. It makes sense to reach out to these people first when recruiting.

5 Ways For Recruiters To Stay on Top of Their Game

Social Talent

In order to be a good recruiter, you really have to be a master multi-tasker. When you’re not spending your time screening candidates, you’re probably writing up a job ad for a new req, sending out a bunch of personalised InMails to potential candidates, scheduling an interview with a candidate that just called you back, making sure that the new hire that starts on Monday will have everything he/she needs…is your head spinning yet?!

How to Write a Job Description

Vervoe

We’ve all heard the stat that a recruiter spends less than 10 seconds looking at a candidate’s resume. Here’s what recruiters need to know about writing a great job description. These steps can help a hiring team or new recruiter put together a job description to attract the best candidates. If you’re an internal recruiter or someone to whom the company is outsourcing the hiring process, the first step must be to learn more about the role and required skills.

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. On daily basis we focus on information for IT recruiters, but the mentioned specialists go far beyond it, being inspiration to the whole recruiting world. Generalists in recruiting.

Want qualified candidates? Consider niche job posting sites as part of your recruitment mix

JobAdder

Recruitment Agency Software. Recruitment CRM. Tailored to temp & contract recruitment; source, place and manage contractors with ease & speed. Recruitment SMS. Recruitment Analytics. Recruitment AI/Automation. Advanced search technology to surface top candidates & maximise your existing database. In-House Recruitment Software. Recruitment Management System. Want qualified candidates? August 16th, 2019, Recruitment.