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.” With the mobile hokey pokey, you want to scream and shout…this ain’t what it’s all about. Mobile Recruiting: Can You Hear Me Now? Mobile isn’t a feature or function; it’s a mindset.I

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. Which means it’s a lot like “mobile recruiting,” that other obnoxiously omnipresent talent technology trending topic. Which makes you wonder why recruiting still sucks so badly at both mobile and candidate experience.

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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. Which means it’s a lot like “mobile recruiting,” that other obnoxiously omnipresent talent technology trending topic. Which makes you wonder why recruiting still sucks so badly at both mobile and candidate experience.

Candidate Experience & the Application Process: 4 Things You’re Doing Wrong

Social Talent

The core component of a strong employer brand is a positive candidate experience which really defines how current and potential employees perceive you as a company. According to Christopher Brablc , Director of Marketing at SmashFly Technologies, the candidate experience can be defined as “all the interactions you have with candidates in the recruitment marketing and hiring process “ . This is a real pet peeve for candidates.

Starting Your Mobile Recruiting Strategy: The Checklist

SmashFly

On April 21, Google will roll out an algorithm update that will change the way mobile-friendliness is determined for search rankings. Simply, Google will give higher rankings to sites that pass its Mobile-Friendliness Test. Continue Reading → The post Starting Your Mobile Recruiting Strategy: The Checklist appeared first on SmashFly Blog. If you haven’t heard yet (it’s everywhere!), Mobilegeddon is coming. Tomorrow. So what are you going to do about it?

Mobile Friendly vs. Mobile Optimized: What’s the Difference and How Does it Impact Employee & Candidate Experience?

InFlight

By: Karl Wierzbicki, Director of Marketing, InFlight. Let’s face the facts – most of us are glued to our mobile devices, especially during the Covid-19 crisis. But, the crisis has also created an influx of mobile friendly apps and options for our routine tasks.

Your Questions on Recruitment Marketing: Answered

SmashFly

We recently sponsored a webinar with Brandon Hall Group on the “5 Key Components of High Performance Recruitment Marketing,” led by host Kyle Lagunas and our tremendous guests Marvin Smith from Lockheed Martin and Troy Heinritz from CDW. Continue Reading → The post Your Questions on Recruitment Marketing: Answered appeared first on SmashFly Blog.

Candidate Experience: A Crash Course for Modern Recruiters

Jibe

Due to an unprecedented demand for more foundational candidate experience content, we’ve created the first-ever candidate experience crash course. This article is designed to help beginner recruiters better understand and utilize candidate experience best practices across the recruiting lifecycle. Candidate Experience Definition. Improving Candidate Experience: Why You Should Care.

5 Recruitment Marketing Articles of the Week 12.13.14 to 12.19.14

SmashFly

Here is our weekly feature in which we share the top articles we enjoyed from the past week about recruitment marketing and other recruitment trends. This week we’ll be covering recruitment trends for 2015, mobile recruiting, and recruitment marketing . Webinar: The Trilogy of Modern Talent Acquisition: Recruitment Marketing, Employer Branding and Unified Analytics.

5 Best Recruitment Marketing Articles of the Week 4.11.15 to 4.17.15

SmashFly

Here’s our weekly feature in which we share our favorite articles about recruitment marketing and other recruitment trends. This week we’ll be talking about candidate experience, Mobilegeddon, recruiting content and getting a new job. Continue Reading → The post 5 Best Recruitment Marketing Articles of the Week 4.11.15

5 Recruitment Marketing Articles of the Week 11.29.14 – 12.5.14

SmashFly

Here is our weekly feature in which we share the top articles we enjoyed from the past week about recruitment marketing and other recruitment trends. This week we’ll be covering LinkedIn, recruitment challenges, performance curves, recruitment trends and Career Site. Blog: Throwback Thursday: 3 Key Audiences for Communication in the Candidate Experience. Press: Rapid Growth in Recruitment Marketing Fuels Expansion of SmashFly Management Team.

5 Marketing Trends Shaping The Future of Recruitment

Social Talent

Recruitment has evolved dramatically over the past decades and is now a multi-billion dollar industry, thanks largely to the development of and advances in technology. Recruitment was heavily reliant on word-of-mouth and face-to-face applications. But now, with new technology and changes in candidate behaviour, recruiting is using modern marketing tactics to fill open positions. Recruitment has followed a similar path. Optimising the Candidate Experience.

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The Modern Recruiter: 5 Crucial Skills You Need to Have

Social Talent

It is no big secret that the recruitment landscape today brings with it many challenges (maybe more so than ever before!) that can really test recruiters’ mettle. Significant changes have taken place, even in the last 5-6 years, including the changing demographics of multigenerational workforces, the arrival of the Big Data era and huge advances in mobile and social technologies. A Customer Experience Mindset. Candidate expectations are higher than ever before.

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The Ultimate Recruiter’s Guide to Marketing (FREE Download)

Social Talent

Recruitment and marketing have consummated their relationship. Employers today are increasingly using consumer marketing techniques to attract and convert top talent as it has become more clear that strong recruitment is dependent on adapting to the evolving landscape. The marriage of recruitment and marketing has seen the birth of ‘recruitment marketing’, which primarily involves the tactics that are used to attract, engage and convert leads into qualified applicants.

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What Brandon Hall Group’s new report tells us about high-performance Recruitment Marketing

SmashFly

Last week, we shared a new report from Brandon Hall Group’s Kyle Lagunas on “Key Components of High-Performance Recruitment Marketing,” available for complimentary download here. The report has been very popular with our community, I think, because talent acquisition leaders are ready to take their Recruitment Marketing strategies to the next level.

Top 10 Posts from the SmashFly Blog in 2014!

SmashFly

Before we get to the blog articles, I did want to promote our most popular content piece of the year which was “Your Buzzword Guide to the Recruiting Conference Season” This guide provides a great overview of the key trends and terminology being used in the talent acquisition marketplace and explains the significance of each. 3 Key Audiences for Communication in the Candidate Experience. Forward Thinking Recruiting Trends for 2014.

Your Questions Answered: “Think Like a Marketer” Webinar

SmashFly

Continue Reading → The post Your Questions Answered: “Think Like a Marketer” Webinar appeared first on SmashFly Blog. Candidate Experience Employer Brand International Recruiting Mobile Recruiting Recruitment Analytics Recruitment Marketing Recruitment Marketing Platform SmashFly cande awards candidate experience survey CDW CH2M Derina Adamczak integration recruitment marketing platform rick rosario Social Media sourcing stacey montalto The Cheesecake Factory

How to Capitalize on Personalized Recruitment

SmashFly

The post How to Capitalize on Personalized Recruitment appeared first on SmashFly Blog. AI Candidate Experience Career Site Optimization Mobile Recruiting ai in recruiting candidate experience career site optimization chatbot recruiting assistant recruitment marketingAmazon has billions of data points that they leverage to populate their well-liked “Recommended For You” section.

Forrester Webinar: The New Role of Recruiters in Talent Acquisition

SmashFly

Just as the internet, social media, reviews and mobile changed the way we shop for products and services, they’ve also changed the way candidates “shop” for jobs. Claire Schooley, Principal Analyst at Forrester Research, will share her thoughts in an upcoming webinar on how the talent acquisition market has taken a 180-degree turn over the. Continue Reading → The post Forrester Webinar: The New Role of Recruiters in Talent Acquisition appeared first on SmashFly Blog.

You’ve Been the Candidate: So Think Like One [in Mobile]

SmashFly

There is a driving similarity between us marketers, HR managers and recruiters: Every single one of us has been a job candidate. We’ve been the active candidate, constantly pursuing and looking. We’ve also been the passive candidate, researching the companies we like and waiting for the right role to come our way from a referral. Continue Reading → The post You’ve Been the Candidate: So Think Like One [in Mobile] appeared first on SmashFly Blog.

5 New Year’s Resolutions for Recruiters

Arya Recruiting Robotics

Here are five New Year’s resolutions that every recruiter should make this year. Embrace social and mobile recruiting. You’ve heard about the importance of social and mobile recruiting, and you’ve been meaning to ramp up your tactics, but…no more excuses! Your first recruiting resolution of 2016 should be to create or enhance your social and mobile recruiting strategies. Let’s talk about mobile recruiting first.

What Are Your Three Wise Recruiting Strategies For 2015?

Web Based Recruitment

Mobile, Video & Online Recruitment Marketing Experts Job & Recruitment Videos. Video Recruitment Marketing. Candidate ATM. Mobile Recruitment. Free Mobile Recruitment Guide. Mobile Recruitment Video Training Course. Recruitment Events. What Are Your Three Wise Recruiting Strategies For 2015? Here are my three suggestions for 2015: 1. Mobile Recruiting.

Candidates are the New Consumers

SmashFly

The dynamic between candidates and employers is changing rapidly. With falling unemployment rates and increased job opportunities, rampant social media usage and content at our fingertips, candidates are now in control of the career search experience. (Dr. John Sullivan’s “The Power Has Shifted to the Candidate, So Recruiting Practices will Stop Working” is a good.

What Brandon Hall Group’s new report tells us about high-performance Recruitment Marketing

SmashFly

Last week, we shared a new report from Brandon Hall Group’s Kyle Lagunas on “ Key Components of High-Performance Recruitment Marketing,” available for complimentary download here. The report has been very popular with our community, I think, because talent acquisition leaders are ready to take their Recruitment Marketing strategies to the next level. The report is packed with best practices that modern recruiting organizations can learn from.

5 Reasons to go to the TMA Strategic Recruiting Summit

SmashFly

For those interested in attending the TMA Strategic Recruitment Summit in Miami, FL, use the promo code SF200 and receive $200 off the conference registration. Next week the SmashFly team is leaving the snow bank wonderland of Boston for the sunny atmosphere of Miami for this year’s TMA Strategic Recruitment Summit. Continue Reading → The post 5 Reasons to go to the TMA Strategic Recruiting Summit appeared first on My CMS.

Six Elements of a Great Job Application Process

Jobvite

Let’s face it: just about everything you do as a recruiting organization depends on your online job application. Every paid ad, every email, and every recruiting event drives attendees to complete an online application at some point. Make applications mobile.

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.

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.

Is Your Recruiting Team Doing These 7 Things?

Glassdoor for Employers

Is your recruiting team doing enough to help your company win the war for talent? I’ve worked at companies prior to Glassdoor where the recruiting team seemed to be in a permanent reactive mode, and that’s always baffled me. While many other teams and departments within the organization need to have an airtight plan for the year and metrics in order to secure budget, recruiting somehow gets a pass. This makes meeting recruitment goals all the more difficult. Go mobile.

2018 Recruiting Checklist for Directors of Talent Acquisition

Yello

01/03/2018 // By deanna kane // Candidate experience. Is your team looking to recruit and hire top-notch employees? This recruiting checklist will help you re-focus your recruitment marketing efforts, improve your company’s candidate experience and make top talent actively pursue your brand. Re-engage Passive Candidates. Recruiting checklist pro tip: Develop a re-engagement plan that will keep your company top of mind.

2017 Recruiting Checklist For Directors of Talent Acquisition

Yello

07/27/2017 // By deanna kane // Candidate experience. Is your team looking to recruit and hire top-notch employees? This recruiting checklist will help you re-focus your recruitment marketing efforts, improve your company’s candidate experience and make top talent actively pursue your brand. Re-engage Passive Candidates. Recruiting checklist pro tip: Develop a re-engagement plan that will keep your company top of mind.

Do You Have this Massive “Drop-Off” From Career Site to Job Descriptions?

Ongig

My friend Eric Osterman (Recruitment Marketing Manager at CenturyLink calls it the “Hotel Lobby Theory” — the lobby needs to look pretty but if the room doesn’t look great, no one comes back! ATS’s Were Designed to “Track” (not “Attract”) Candidates. Ya see, your company career site page can be created from scratch with the full resources of your marketing team. Consistent Candidate Experience is One Problem.

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Oldie but Goodie: The Future of Corporate Career Sites

SmashFly

On occasion we will share these posts to show how far we’ve come and how far we still have to go with recruitment marketing as an industry. Career Sites are no longer (or should no longer) be static job pages linked together by a single homepage but really act as your recruiting hub for engaging and interfacing with candidates about your company and employment opportunities. In what way should candidates consume the information on the career site?

Streamline Your Recruiting and Cut Costs with SMS Technology

CKR Interactive

Whether you’re looking for students, employees or interns, the basic rules for recruiting are the same. The best recruiters convince candidates to buy into their organization through clear, targeted and efficient communication methods. One of the best tools for communication today is mobile, and here are some important tips to improve your mobile recruitment marketing plan. Don’t become the recruiter that is impossible to get away from.

What Every Recruitment Team Needs at On-Campus Career Fairs

Yello

04/27/2017 // By Steve Tiufekchiev // Campus Recruiting. On-campus career fairs can be a blur of tracking down the right campus contact, assembling the booth, collecting candidate information, and before you know it, leaving with a stack of paper resumes covered in illegible handwriting and no idea of the event ROI. If this sounds familiar to you, implement a campus recruiting software platform before you attend the next on-campus career fair.

Will You Find Coal in Your Stocking or the New Hire of your Dreams?

IBM

Santa’s making a list and checking it twice – rather than finding out who’s naughty or nice, he’s checking to see which recruiters are adapting to meet today’s candidate, and which HR professionals are spinning their wheels with old and tired strategies that no longer work. Who doesn’t want to hire the candidate who is an expert at, well, everything? Aiming too high is fanciful and can turn candidates off. Tis the Season!

The Recruiting Strategy that Will Get You a Promotion In 2017

Jibe

We don’t necessarily want to be the ones to ever-so-bluntly say that your recruiting team is misallocating money, time, and other valuable resources. 45% of 2016 budget was allocated to job boards, advertising and recruitment agency costs— only 8% was allocated to employer branding. Without a doubt, it takes time to see the benefits of proactive recruiting strategies, but once you do you’ll be thanked (and hopefully rewarded) graciously. It’s about time we had a talk.

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Talent Acquisition: 5 Recruiting trends that would revolutionize 2020

Pragna Technologies

According to few people the terms of recruitment and talent acquisition are all the same. Recruitment is all regarding filling vacant positions, whereas talent acquisition is a ceaseless strategy to search out the proper suited candidates for the organization.

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.

Talent Acquisition: 5 Recruiting trends that would revolutionize 2020

Recruiting Blogs

According to few people the terms of recruitment and talent acquisition are all the same. Recruitment is all regarding filling vacant positions, whereas talent acquisition is a ceaseless strategy to search out the proper suited candidates for the organization.