How Job Seekers and Recruiters Use Social Media for Recruitment

Recruitics

Recruitics is a recruitment marketing analytics and automation platform that makes it easy for companies to achieve amazing results from their talent acquisition strategy. We work with the nation’s largest corporations, staffing companies, and job boards to drive more applicants to their online job postings, hire great talent, and meet their recruitment goals. To learn more about how to optimize your recruitment marketing campaigns, please contact a member of our team.

19 Deadly Social Media Sins Every Recruiter Needs to STOP Committing (FREE Download)

Social Talent

Have you shied away from using Facebook’s Social Graph to search for candidates? If the answer to any of these questions is yes, then I’m afraid you, my friend, have committed a deadly social media sin – of which there are 19 in total.

How Social Media Can Help Your Small Business Reach Customers and Job Applicants

Hireology

The average consumer spends 30% of their total online time and more than 2 hours a day on social media. Given these consumer habits, if your small business doesn’t have a social media presence, you’re likely missing out on potential business and quality job applicants.

5 Game-Changing Social Media Updates to Rock Your Week – 1st February 2015

Social Talent

You and your clients can download the app here. Instead of rich contact info and tools for following and friending email contacts on a variety of social networks, LinkedIn removed much of the functionality that drew users to it in the first place. A messaging app turned media publisher?

Social Media Marketing World 2018: Live Video, Bots and Stories

CKR Interactive

Social Media Marketing World (SMMW), a three-day megaconference focusing on social media strategies for marketers and advertisers, recently concluded in San Diego, Calif. This year’s conference focused on three major themes that will guide social media strategy in the next few years: Facebook’s new algorithm, live video and messenger bots. .

How Does Human Resources Use Social Media? [Infographic]

Unbridled Talent

Although the size was relatively small (300 HR Practitioners), the survey results offer some interesting and specific insights about how HR professionals are utilizing social media in the workplace. Top areas identified for social media integration included: Recruiting.

Social Recruiting Round-Up – December 2014

Social Talent

’ ‘How can Snapchat be used for recruiting?’ ’ We believe that Snapchat will be one of the most influential recruiting tools of 2015 in a number of industries, so get up to speed with everything Snapchat related right here!

Social Recruiting Round-Up – September 2014

Social Talent

Hello and welcome to the September issue of Social Talent’s Social Recruiting Round-Up – a collection of the best blogs, infographics and new stories posted on the Social Talent blog in the last month.

Social Recruiting Round-Up – October 2014

Social Talent

Hello and welcome to the October issue of Social Talent’s Social Recruiting Round-Up – a collection of the best blogs, infographics and new stories posted on the Social Talent blog in the last month. The World’s Most Horrific Recruitment Methods (Halloween Special).

The Social Recruiting Round-Up: May 2015

Social Talent

Each week, we strove to bring you practical and useful tips, tricks and frameworks for composing better job tweets, writing killer job ads, nailing the perfect LinkedIn invite, perfecting social content posting, using essential online tools, and engaging with in-demand talent.

Social Recruiting Round-Up – March 2015

Social Talent

There was LOADS to talk about this month, so sit back, relax and soak in all the best bits: Top Blogs in March: A Recruiter’s Handbook Guide to Instagram. How can Snapchat be used for recruiting? The answers to all your Instagram recruiting questions are right here!

Social Recruiting Round-Up – January 2015

Social Talent

Yes, the first month of 2015 is coming to an end, but in case you missed any of the most the month’s popular blog posts, the most talked about infographics and the biggest recruitment and sourcing news stories, we have them all here for you to enjoy: Top Blogs in January: How to: Radically Improve Your Candidate Response Rates in 2 Easy Steps. Top 8 Recruitment Conferences You MUST VISIT in Spring/Summer 2015. 5 HUGE Lessons Recruiters Must Learn from 2014’s Biggest Outcomes.

9 Major Social Recruiting News Stories this Week – 27th July 2015

Social Talent

Additionally, it kills your employer brand, so you make it harder for you (and everyone else within your company) to recruit in the future. No matter how great your company is, you need to constantly put resources into your employer branding and recruiting efforts.

Insights from LinkedIn’s 2015 Global Recruiting Survey

Boolean Black Belt

Job boards vs. social media: What’s the most significant source of hire for companies globally? job boards still provide significant ROI), download the full e-book to see what other insights they gained, globally and by specific country.

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The Dark Art of Social Recruiting

BroadBean Technology

Social Recruiting, a phrase continually bandied about by just about everyone with any interest in finding the silver bullet that will solve all recruiting headaches. You don’t need to build the perfect social recruiting strategy straight away, in fact, that’s impossible.

Mastering the ‘When’ of Recruiting Tech Talent

Dice

To successfully hack the “who” of recruiting, use powerful tools like Dice’s Talent Search 3.0 And the “where” of recruiting is just as important: with access to 2.2 What About the “When” of Recruiting? Timing is everything in recruiting.

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How to Develop a Winning Social Recruiting Strategy

SmartRecruiters

All the self-proclaimed social media junkies raise your hands. All of the social media skeptics, keep reading. Here’s the thing about social media, you can tap into a huge audience – between Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Slideshare, and all those other platforms that seem to pop up on a daily basis – but you need to be willing to commit to the effort of keeping up your social media efforts on a consistent basis and you need a strategy. .

A Recruiter’s Handbook Guide to Instagram

Social Talent

Now, I know what you’re thinking; “ here comes Social Talent with yet another blog post about another social network I should have started using yesterday ”. How can Instagram be used for recruiting? How are other companies using Instagram to recruit?

Today’s Top Recruiting Trend: Social Recruiting

Personiv

Using social media to recruit employees isn’t necessarily new but with Facebook’s Jobs Dashboard update and LinkedIn’s recently launched Talent Insights , social recruiting is heading to the next level. Follow our tips to stay on top of social recruiting.

The Games People Play

The Whiteboard

The downloads and usage stats have been insane, eclipsing Tinder, Twitter, and steamrolling pretty much every social channel in front of it. New Zealand’s own Chris South somewhat facetiously suggested there could be future opportunities for us millennial-candidate short recruiters.

How to 'Court' Purple Squirrels Online

Stacy Zapar

This SAME concept applies to recruiting purple squirrels. They get 10 of those emails a week from lazy recruiters. You’ve gotta COURT them, just like you would that high school cutie… And you’re gonna do it over social media.

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8 Fascinating Recruitment News Stories – 14th September 2015

Social Talent

In the news this week: SHRM Survey Reveals 2/3 of Companies Made Social Media Hires in the Last Year. Two-thirds of all companies have sourced new hires in the last year from social media , that’s according to a new study conducted by SHRM (Society for Human Resource Management).

Today’s Top Recruiting Trend: Social Recruiting

Personiv

Using social media to recruit employees isn’t necessarily new but with Facebook’s Jobs Dashboard update and LinkedIn’s recently launched Talent Insights , social recruiting is heading to the next level. In fact, experts say that social recruiting is a trend that’s here to stay. Follow our tips to stay on top of social recruiting. Social recruiting is how employers brand themselves to potential employees.

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8 Recruitment News Stories to Get You Thinking This Week – 27th October 2015

Social Talent

In the news this week: The Future of Recruiting: Roadmap 2016. So, where does he think the future of recruitment is going in 2016? And more importantly, what can recruiters do to stay on top of that change? Impact on Corporate and Agency Recruiters. Social Media Manager.

10 Brilliant Social Tools You NEED To Be Using

Social Talent

Today, we are absolutely spoiled for choice when it comes to choosing our tools for some kick-ass recruitment! We have talked a lot about the current challenges many recruiters face which makes hiring the right candidate more important than ever. Not connected with us on social?

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BUMPER EDITION: 9 Stories the Recruitment Industry is Buzzing About this Week – 24th August 2015

Social Talent

Co-workers can message each other in this way, even if they haven’t downloaded Lookup and messages sent to LinkedIn Inboxes via Lookup don’t count towards the number of InMails users receive each month. For now, the app is only available on iOS devices and can be downloaded here.

Stay In-The-Know with this Week’s Sourcing News Stories – 15th December 2014

Social Talent

In the news this week: Is Amazon About to Dip It’s Toe in the Recruitment Technology Field? In a podcast, he talks about how Amazon could enter the recruiting-tech field e.g. that you buy a guitar, and you have a chance to hire a guitar teacher.

7 Fascinating Recruitment News Stories to Start August – 4th August 2015

Social Talent

The company has been actively building new areas of its business to help it grow beyond its usual premium subscriptions and recruiting services. He said an improved recruiter search tool will more precisely surface relevant candidates. In the news this week: LinkedIn’s Q2 2015 Earnings.

You Won’t Read Recruitment News this Good for Another 4 Years – 29 February 2016

Social Talent

In recruitment news this week: LinkedIn Debut Their First-Ever TV Ad. Is LinkedIn Becoming Less and Less Useful for Recruiting? Is LinkedIn becoming less and less effective as a recruitment tool in your experience? New App Highlights Gender Bias in Recruitment.

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. It makes sense to reach out to these people first when recruiting. Download the full report here. The brand’s social media team responded publicly with this: ‘Oh no, that doesn’t sound right.

7 Incredibly Intriguing Recruitment News Stories this Week – 6th June 2016

Social Talent

In recruitment news this week: Say “Goodbye” to SimplyHired. And, according to Recruitment Grapevine , LinkedIn is a possibility as a potential buyer having been active in the area (they recently bought a similar operation in Connectifer ). Managing your Recruiter seats just got easier.

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5 Need-to-Know Pieces of Recruitment News – 1st December 2014

Social Talent

Tumblr & Pinterest are the Fastest Growing Social Platforms. As a result, we’ll be dedicating an entire post to Snapchat tomorrow, detailing why we believe it will be one of the most important recruiting tools of 2015.) In the news this week: Watch the video: Oops!

BUMPER EDITION: 8 Headline-Making Recruitment News Stories this Week – 8th August 2016

Social Talent

In recruitment news this week: LinkedIn Finally Adds Video to Your Feed. LinkedIn’s latest move into video isn’t surprising, after all it has been one of the biggest growth engines for a number of other social networks including Facebook, Twitter, Snapchat and most recently Instagram.

8 Juicy Recruiting News Stories to Sink Your Teeth Into – 9th March 2015

Social Talent

It’s simple, it’s easy, it looks really cool and it has great recruitment potential! LinkedIn No Longer Supporting Microsoft Outlook Social Connector. Recruiters can contact the candidates they’re interested in talking to, interview them, and eventually, hire them.

The Talent Shortage Survival Guide

Recruiting Daily

Of course, I’ve heard it will be a minor blip on the big picture radar, and I’ve heard it will be the biggest deal for recruitment since the invention of the internet, depending on what media report I happen to be watching. Think recruiting is tough now?