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.

How to Improve the Candidate Experience: 7 Strategies

JazzHR

Most talent acquisition professionals are familiar with the concept of the candidate experience. It’s a holistic view of all the feelings, interactions and impressions a job seeker goes through at every step of their candidate lifecycle. . Solicit Feedback from Candidates.

Tips for Creating a Positive Candidate Experience

JazzHR

A good candidate experience doesn’t just benefit the candidate — it can also be advantageous for recruiting teams and companies in the long run. . Here is what can happen when you follow a winning recruitment process that results in a positive experience for the applicants you attract: A positive candidate experience can evolve into a positive employee experience, improving company culture while decreasing churn.

What Is Candidate Experience, and How Does It Show up Throughout the Recruitment Process?

JazzHR

Throughout the strong market, recruiting professionals have had to focus on approaching the most qualified job candidates as consumers with plenty of opportunities to choose from. Emphasis has been placed on delivering the best possible candidate experience. .

How to Improve Your Candidate Experience If You’re Using Workday Recruiting

InFlight

By: Karl Wierzbicki, Director of Marketing, InFlight. Your brand is more important than ever for your candidates and employees. Candidate and employee expectations have changed dramatically in light of everything that has happened in 2020.

Top UK Performance-Based Recruitment Marketing Channels

Recruitics

To succeed at recruitment marketing, HR and talent acquisition professionals need to find the right mix of job advertising methods such as free job postings, credits and performance-based advertising. As we’ve discussed in recent posts, performance-based job advertisements are adverts where recruiters pay by the click or application. This makes Adzuna one of our top performance-based recruitment marketing channels.

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.

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.

5 Candidate Experience Boosting Technologies Here to Stay

Rally Recruitment Marketing

From AI to automation, to Candidate Relationship Management and Recruitment Marketing Platforms, to text messaging software and programmatic job advertising, there are a ton of options to consider. And as more and more of your hiring competitors implement these new recruiting technologies, the pressure to keep up with the Jones’ or risk falling behind can be dismaying. Candidate Experience and Talent Acquisition Technologies That Are Here to Stay.

3 Concrete Ways Recruitment Marketers Can Improve the Job Application Process

Rally Recruitment Marketing

Did you know that if your job application process takes more than 15 minutes to complete, candidates are 365% more likely to drop off before clicking submit? My team at Bayshore knew that we could convert more candidates to applicants by improving our apply flow.

SmashFly 2015 Recruitment Marketing Report Card: How Does Your Organization Compare?

SmashFly

Recruiters understand that the talent acquisition universe has changed. Candidates have more choices than ever before. The labor market has improved, unemployment is at a seven-year low and it’s taking 8% longer and costing 7% more to hire, according to Bersin. The result is a shift in control to candidates: they are the new consumers, Continue Reading → The post SmashFly 2015 Recruitment Marketing Report Card: How Does Your Organization Compare?

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.

5 Recruitment Marketing Projects to Tackle This Summer

Rally Recruitment Marketing

Many talent acquisition teams may be recruiting less than usual this summer as a result of COVID-19. While the pandemic’s impact on the labor market is disheartening (to say the least), we can try to make the best of a bad situation by tackling some high-value projects this summer that we typically wouldn’t have the capacity for. After all, normally when we’re busy recruiting at full blast we’re often focused on immediate and urgent hiring needs.

4 Secrets to Improve the Candidate Experience with Digital Tactics

Spark Hire

The candidate experience is one of the most important and overlooked aspects of your hiring process. To deliver an excellent candidate experience, consider all of the aspects involved. When you’re focused on attracting talent , building your employer brand, talent sourcing , and everything in between, you’re directly impacting the candidate experience. It starts with the first interaction candidates have with your company.

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.

5 Recruitment Marketing Projects to Tackle This Summer

Rally Recruitment Marketing

Many talent acquisition teams may be recruiting less than usual this summer as a result of COVID-19. While the pandemic’s impact on the labor market is disheartening (to say the least), we can try to make the best of a bad situation by tackling some high-value Recruitment Marketing projects this summer that we otherwise we may not have the capacity for. Your EVP should guide your strategy for candidate and employee communications.

Candidate Experience Goes Beyond the Right Hire

IBM

Candidate experience is not only about the right search, assessment and interview to secure your perfect hire. New IBM Smarter Workforce Institute research among 7,000 recent job applicants around the world reveals that hiring experiences have a more far-reaching impact than you might imagine. Download the white paper: The far-reaching impact of candidate experience. Here are the key findings: Candidate experience begins before application.

Recruitment Marketing Industry Highlights From Q1 and Q2 2016

Recruitics

The recruitment marketing industry is best depicted as an ever-changing landscape. Therefore, to cap off the close of Q2 and welcome in the second half of 2016, we put together the following recap of some of this year’s biggest stories thus far: Job boards and aggregators continue to optimize the candidate experience for staffing: Today, recruitment–and most importantly, the job search–occur primarily, if not entirely, online.

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.

Recruitment Marketing Platforms 101: What you need to know

Rally Recruitment Marketing

The best job listing in the world isn’t worth a thing if you can’t get it in front of the right candidates. That’s why Recruitment Marketing has become so crucial in recruiting, yet many practitioners aren’t confident about which talent attraction strategies really work. In Rally’s 2019 Recruitment Marketing Job & Salary Survey results , we asked practitioners to tell us how well they can measure their Recruitment Marketing effectiveness.

How to Streamline Your Application Process to Improve Your Candidate Experience

Rally Recruitment Marketing

Job seekers spend significant amounts of time looking at your careers site, checking out the Recruitment Marketing content you’ve created and deciding whether to apply for one of your available roles. But no matter how compelling your site and content is, there’s a key moment where you might lose a candidate. The first step in enhancing the Cox Enterprises candidate experience was recognizing the mistakes in it. Making it mobile friendly.

The State of Candidate Experience in 10 Statistics

Recruiting Daily

With hundreds of employers voluntarily subjecting their hiring process to the intense scrutiny involved in being adjudicated by nearly 95,000 applicant responses, the 2014 Candidate Experience Awards did more than just open the recruiting books up at some of the world’s biggest brands. 10 Candidate Experience Statistics Every Recruiter Should Know. 43% of candidates spend 30 minutes or more on the average online application.

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?

Transform 2020 Recruitment Marketing Conference Recap

Stories Incorporated

For over five years now, Transform has brought together the brightest in talent acquisition and recruitment marketing with the goal of transforming an industry. ’s complete Transform 2020 Recruitment Marketing Conference recap. Laura Schmidt and her team at Hilton Grand Vacations (HGV) have spent the past 15 years building a well-oiled, highly automated recruitment marketing machine. How can we make internal mobility easier?

How to Build an Award-Winning Candidate Experience

Yello

The Talent Board , a non-profit organization whose mission is to build quality candidate experiences, started the CandE Awards in 2010 to recognize and celebrate companies that go above and beyond to ensure candidates are treated well throughout the recruitment process.

Candidate Experience: The Curious Case of the Missing Metrics

Recruiting Daily

Every time I hear someone talk about anything involving stupid, specious concepts in recruiting, which is to say pretty much the entire response to that “join the conversation” cliché in our little industry, I get a little nauseous. Come on, recruiters. Hell, for most recruiters, the only mental calculation that most ever do on the job involves figuring out their cut after placing a candidate. Candidate Experience: Building A Better Benchmark.

What is Recruitment Marketing?

Jobvite

There’s a hot new term in HR and recruiting and you’ve probably heard of it — r ecruitment marketing. Just so we’re all on the same page from the get go, recruitment marketing is the strategy and tactics used by an organization in order to source, manage, and nurture passive talent — before they apply to your job. Today, recruiters need to start thinking like modern marketers and consider candidates more like customers.

Recruitment Marketing: The Ultimate Guide

Ongig

Recruitment marketing is vital to talent acquisition. In this guide I share a primer on recruitment marketing with hopefully-helpful tips, including: My definition of recruitment marketing. The 6 stages of the recruiting funnel. 4 recruitment marketing strategies. The 3 major benefits you’ll see from effective recruitment marketing. What is Recruitment Marketing? A lot of candidates are passive (i.e.

How Financial and Insurance Services Use Recruitment Marketing for Better Results

Jobvite

Between significant regulation and compliance, talent shortages, and an ever-changing economy the financial services and insurance industries are facing a few recruiting challenges in 2020. And depending on an organization’s approach to candidate experience, it can see unprecedented gains or discouraging losses in quality talent. . Here are two specific ways that you can improve your candidate experience from the recruitment marketing lens. .

9 Recruitment Automation Tools When Applications Surge

Rally Recruitment Marketing

The surge in applications is not just taxing on recruiting systems, it’s stretching already-stretched recruiting teams, making it difficult to identify qualified talent and provide a candidate experience that feels personalized, communicative and respectful.

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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 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.

The 4 C’s of Recruitment Marketing, Part 3: Taking Action Through Job Content

Recruitics

So far in this blog series, we’ve shown you how to orient yourself to think of recruitment as marketing and we’ve shown you how the marketing basics can best be applied to talent acquisition. Understanding how to adopt this marketing mentality is step one to performing proactive recruitment that drives business, but a mentality alone won’t get you to where you want to be. Editor’s Note: The following blog is Part 3 of a 3-part series.

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

Top Talent Acquisition and Recruitment Marketing Conferences to Attend in 2020

Rally Recruitment Marketing

Even better, conferences often provide the chance to network with other Talent Acquisition and Recruitment Marketing professionals to learn how they’re solving the same sorts of challenges you might be facing. . To help with the decision, here’s a comprehensive list of global Talent Acquisition conferences happening in 2020, along with some of the sessions that stand out as you look to increase your Recruitment Marketing skills. Recruitment Marketing

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.

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. From enterprise platforms to point solutions, the concept of “candidate experience” has become increasingly commoditized, an organizational imperative reduced to a software sales pitch. 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.

Candidate Experience Goes Beyond the Right Hire

IBM

Candidate experience is not only about the right search, assessment and interview to secure your perfect hire. New IBM Smarter Workforce Institute research among 7,000 recent job applicants around the world reveals that hiring experiences have a more far-reaching impact than you might imagine. Download the white paper: The far-reaching impact of candidate experience. Here are the key findings: Candidate experience begins before application.