Mobile Recruiting Strategy Fails – When Your Organization Isn’t Prepared

ExactHire Recruiting

You built a mobile recruiting presence, the applicants came…but then your organization wasn’t ready. Or, maybe you’re well on your way toward social recruiting Shangri La and you sense that a few hiring managers may be late to the party. In this blog, I’ll review five mobile recruiting strategy fails encountered when a business is not prepared in the hopes that you can avoid the same mistakes. 5 – Failure To Enable A Talent-Focused Culture.

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.

7 Tips for Effective Mobile Recruiting

SmartRecruiters

Mobile recruiting was introduced in 2007 and as it continues to rapidly evolve, job seeker behaviors are changing quickly too. It might surprise most recruiting leaders that 90 percent of job seekers now utilize mobile devices when looking for a new opportunity. Leveraging the benefits of mobile technology can help you avoid massive drop-off rates and increase candidate conversion rates. Mobile-enabled job application.

Three Reasons to Practice Mobile Recruiting

BirdDogHR - Recruitment

Three Reasons to Practice Mobile Recruiting. With the amount of time we spend on our smartphones and tablets, it’s crucial to stay accessible to potential hires on these types of mobile devices. Without mobile access to applications, what could have been great, tech-savvy candidates might end up not being a contender at all. Here are just three reasons why your company should prioritize mobile recruiting: It saves time. Mobile Recruiting is Here to Stay.

How to Win at Job Post Distribution

ViziRecruiter

Have a job opening you’re looking to get filled? This means candidates have the advantage when applying to, and ultimately selecting, their job of choice. With high competition on the employers’ end, it’s crucial to ensure your job postings are not only visible and accessible across the Internet in order to attract top talent, but also stand out from the masses. Check out some our tips for effective ways to win at job post distribution: Scrutinize your job post.

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5 HUGE Lessons Recruiters Must Learn from 2014’s Biggest Outcomes

Social Talent

2014 was choc-a-block with lessons to be learned, tips to take note of and techniques to be applied to how we go about sourcing in 2015, and we want to make sure you didn’t miss any of them: Mobile Usage Surpassed Desktop. In 2014, mobile was no longer just an up and coming technology to be thought about in future terms. And the mobile phenomenon had quite the impact on the recruitment industry : Mobile changed job search. Mobile changed job boards.

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The Startup Hiring Guide: Hiring for rapid growth from 5 to 50

Workable

I talk to high-growth startups every day and I keep hearing versions of “compared to recruiting, fundraising was easy”. How to write job descriptions. Recruiting software and tools. Where to post your jobs. There’s more to social media hiring than just tweeting your jobs.

3 Pitfalls to Avoid When Writing Your Next Job Advertisement

SmartRecruiters

With candidates viewing a job ad for less than a minute on average, recruiters can’t waste time with these common mistakes. You’re ready for another great day of recruiting, a steaming coffee sits on the desk next to you. You fire up your laptop, ready to write a stellar job ad, when it hits you – this seemingly simple copy is actually super important! You can’t just write a ‘whatever’ job ad. seconds reviewing a job ad before clicking away.

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.

The ULTIMATE Recruiter’s Guide to Mobile for 2015

Social Talent

Mobile. It’s a little word that means big things and big change, particularly within the recruitment industry. Various blog posts, infographics and reports have attempted to cover the topic in detail over the past year in a bid to demystify mobile for recruiters and get them on board, but few have managed to really put the importance of mobile technology for recruiters into context. Mobile: The Facts Recruiters Need to Know.

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4 Guidelines for Optimal Job Application Conversion Rates

ExactHire Recruiting

Despite your efforts to write engaging job descriptions, post them far and wide and publicize your amazing corporate culture, your click-to-apply ratio is dismal. While the aforementioned items are undoubtedly important factors in the talent acquisition game, another critical component is the length of your job application. The proof is in the numbers, and it’s pretty staggering on both desktop and mobile devices. mobile – 4.96%.

Recruiting Videos Don’t Have To Suck.

Recruiting Daily

There’s a ton of talk out there about how important it is for recruiters and employers to incorporate video into their talent attraction strategies , but the truth is, there’s no competitive advantage when everyone’s doing the same thing – and recruiting videos have quickly moved from the margins to the mainstream, from cutting edge to cliche. This means if your mobile recruiting strategy is missing video, you’re missing out.

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4 Super-Creative Alternative Recruitment Methods We Should All Learn From

Social Talent

At Social talent, we’re ALWAYS on the look out for new and unusual ways of recruiting the best talent in the hopes of improving and advancing the recruitment industry and the recruitment process to the next level. Recruitment can be a very backward industry, especially when compared to the likes of Marketing and Sales which are always striving to find new ways to solve old problems. Candidates are also using Tinder to find jobs.

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.

Small Companies Can Be Recruiting Contenders

SmartSearch

The ability to attract top talent takes more than just a posting on a job board, a newspaper ad or a sign in a storefront window. Many small businesses must compete with larger companies for talented recruits, without the luxury of internal recruiters or head-hunters to conduct searches and interview candidates. For example, here are some areas to focus on: Entice candidates by making it easy to apply (think mobile). Recruit the best for your unique business.

How To Use Text Recruiting To Your Advantage

4 Corner Resources Staffing Blog

So then, you invest more time finding additional recruits to contact. Text recruiting, or text message recruiting, can be a powerful tool when you’re looking to hire someone new. Relatively new, text message recruiting is the use of text messages to contact new recruits.

How To Use Text Recruiting To Your Advantage

4 Corner Resources Staffing Blog

So then, you invest more time finding additional recruits to contact. Text recruiting, or text message recruiting, can be a powerful tool when you’re looking to hire someone new. Relatively new, text message recruiting is the use of text messages to contact new recruits.

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. In-House Recruitment Software. Recruitment Management System. Recruit faster by giving hiring managers better visibility of shortlist and hiring progress. Job Boards. Job Posting. Mobile Recruitment.

How to: Navigate HR Expos to Find the Perfect Technology for Your Company

Social Talent

From the CIPD Recruitment Exhibition Show in London, to SHRM 2015 in Las Vegas, to HR Tech World Congress in Paris, recruitment shows and expos are there to help your company realise the potential of technology. Corporate recruiters, HR departments, and recruitment agencies alike rely on technology to help source top talent. A vendor that fits your culture stands a better chance of meeting your changing business needs — now and in the future.

4 Recruiting Challenges that HR Will Face in 2016 (And 4 Proactive Ways to Solve Them)

Hyrell

These four factors are contributing to recruiting challenges this year: Challenge #1: Growing Levels of Employee Turnover. As the economy continues to improve and the job market rebounds, some employees will decide to explore different job options. job market showed signs of strength. The Bureau of Labor Statistics reported that employers added 292,000 jobs in December which was the largest gain all year. This job growth was seen across many industries.

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. Company Culture. Culture.

Q&A: How to Best Recruit Gen Z Candidates

Recruiting Daily Advisor

We recently spoke with Terrie Hermann, Vice President of Marketing at Montage , to discuss how recruiters should approach Gen Z. Recruiting Daily Advisor: How seriously should recruiters take Gen Z candidates at this stage? Recruiting Daily Advisor: I know stereotyping generations is always tricky business, but what would you say is the number one thing that Gen Z is looking for in the recruiting process?

Podcasts to listen to: The most helpful 6 for recruiters

JobAdder

Recruitment Agency Software Login Get a Demo Applicant Tracking System Much more than an Applicant Tracking System (ATS), JobAdder helps agencies from startups to multi national enterprises make more placements. Recruitment CRM Stronger relationships lead to better outcomes. Temp & Contract Tailored to temp & contract recruitment; source, place and manage contractors with ease & speed. Recruitment SMS Add SMS to your communication toolkit to increase your response rate.

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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. Recruitment Operations

2018 Recruiting Checklist for Directors of Talent Acquisition

Yello

Is your team looking to recruit and hire top-notch employees? Is your budget tight and job requisition list a mile long? 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. If you don’t yet have a talent community to mine, review past LinkedIn messages, emails or job board portals you have previously used to post open positions.

HR Check In: Everything You Need to Know about Hiring in the Month of March

Jibe

Read this weekly round-up of hiring-related articles to learn everything you need to know for a successful recruiting month. So why not re-evaluate some of your tired recruiting techniques? From employer branding to social recruiting and mobile optimization, this week’s HR Check In covers it all. Friday’s Jobs Report: What’s Happening With Hiring? Wondering what the deal is with January’s “weak” job’s report?

12 Recruitment Conferences You MUST VISIT in Summer/Autumn 2016

Social Talent

So, if you’re planning on attending a recruiting conference in July, August or September this year, we suggest making it one of these: Onrec Trade Conference 2016. If you’re an owner, director, or member of senior management at a job board, if you supply services like ATS to the online recruitment industry, or you provide software to the recruitment industry, this event should be on your radar! Social Recruiting Summit. Recruitment Agency Expo.

Dr. A.C. Ping on work ethic: “Find out what’s underneath the surface.”

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. In-House Recruitment Software. Recruitment Management System. Recruit faster by giving hiring managers better visibility of shortlist and hiring progress. Job Boards. Job Posting. Mobile Recruitment.

Oldie but Goodie: The Time for Talent Analytics in Recruitment is NOW

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. And while a lot of the focus is on current employees or core HR (and should be), recruitment marketing and how you effectively and efficiently find your employees is just as critical. This article will focus on where Talent Analytics fits in your recruiting strategy and some insights into what you should be looking for.

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. What is the recruitment process? Simply put, it includes all the steps that get you from job description to offer letter – and we’ve broken down all these steps into 10 focal areas for you below.

2017 Yello Recruiting Study: Recent Graduates’ Job Search Motivations

Yello

When developing your upcoming hiring strategy, uncovering the job searching habits of recent graduates and the data behind their decisions can help your company better understand this target demographic. The 2017 Yello Recruiting Study analyzes the job search motivations and hiring process insights from more than 1,400 recent graduates. These job seekers are most focused on continually learning on the job, and being certain there is a career path for them to follow.

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2017 Recruiting Checklist For Directors of Talent Acquisition

Yello

Is your team looking to recruit and hire top-notch employees? Is your budget tight and job requisition list a mile long? 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. If you don’t yet have a talent community to mine, review past LinkedIn messages, emails or job board portals you have previously used to post open positions.

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.

Rethinking job descriptions: How impact descriptions can attract better candidates [Free Templates]

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. In-House Recruitment Software. Recruitment Management System. Recruit faster by giving hiring managers better visibility of shortlist and hiring progress. Job Boards. Job Posting. Mobile Recruitment.

Top 5 Tips for Recruiting Top Talent on College Campuses

Jobvite

There is stiff competition for the best candidates these days, regardless of your industry or the job description. Online tools like LinkedIn have made it possible for professionals to share their resumes, experience, and portfolios with the world, and competitive brands aren’t afraid to court top talent—even if they’re not looking to change jobs. The steep competition has made college recruitment a key resource for hiring managers. and see if you can recruit from there.

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. Every job should have it’s own page that is SEO optimized. create a job req).

Your LinkedIn profile: The ultimate guide for recruiters

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. In-House Recruitment Software. Recruitment Management System. Recruit faster by giving hiring managers better visibility of shortlist and hiring progress. Job Boards. Job Posting. Mobile Recruitment.

Top 5 Tips for Recruiting Top Talent on College Campuses

Jobvite

There is stiff competition for the best candidates these days, regardless of your industry or the job description. Online tools like LinkedIn have made it possible for professionals to share their resumes, experience, and portfolios with the world, and competitive brands aren’t afraid to court top talent—even if they’re not looking to change jobs. The steep competition has made college recruitment a key resource for hiring managers. and see if you can recruit from there.

The S.T.A.R format: A guide to behavioural interview questions

JobAdder

Skip to content Recruitment Agency Software Login Get a Demo Applicant Tracking System Much more than an Applicant Tracking System (ATS), JobAdder helps agencies from startups to multi national enterprises make more placements. Recruitment CRM Stronger relationships lead to better outcomes. Temp & Contract Tailored to temp & contract recruitment; source, place and manage contractors with ease & speed. format down and look at what recruiters have to say on the technique.