Thu.Jul 18, 2019

How to improve candidate experience using developer assessments

Hacker Earth

David Heinemeier, the creator of Ruby on Rails tweeted: Several organizations still use whiteboard interviews as a standard process to hire developers. . In a whiteboard interview, developers are given a problem statement for which they have to provide the solution on a whiteboard.

A hirer's guide to engaging with contractors (what’s all this IR35 chat about?)

Recruiting Blogs

In my job, and with mounting momentum, I’ve witnessed over recent years, a growing number of professionals less and less inclined to slog out the 9-5, job for life, opting instead for the emerging, gig-based, flexible working lifestyle.

The Path to Improving your Time to Hire KPI

PandoLogic

There are a ton of factors that affects your hiring and hiring speed. While you can’t change the location of your latest job vacancy or control external factors that affect the overall hiring market, you can improve the efficiency and.

Guest Blog: Taking Responsibility for AI’s Gender Bias

JazzHR

Guest blog by Arran Stewart, Founder and CVO of Job.com. Last year Amazon, arguably the largest and most successful tech company in the world, publicly scrapped the artificial intelligence hiring tool it was planning to use for company wide recruitment.

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Overcoming 3 Candidate Journey Challenges

Speaker: Meghan M. Biro, CEO & Founder, TalentCulture

The future of work includes how to effectively incorporate automation and AI in your workplace, but that is not all that it's about. For HR and recruiting teams, the future of work also includes how they can upgrade their current talent and employee experiences. The three common challenges in this journey are initial outreach, onboarding, and career mobility. Join TalentCulture CEO & Founder Meghan M. Biro to learn how to navigate the talent journey from beginning to end, with the help of modern HR and recruiting strategies and automation.

Can Your Myers-Briggs Type Help You Find Well-Being at Work?

Recruiter

In my writings and presentations, I drive home the importance of finding what you love to do and then doing all you can to make that your career. This, however, is a journey that will involve a few stops along the way, during which it is critical to keep up your spirits.

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Let’s Talk About Employee Data Privacy [With Inputs from SAP SuccessFactors and ZL Technologies]

HR Technologist - RB

There is a fine line between data collection and employee data privacy, and it is an easy one for companies to overlook. How can the two be balanced? Find out here. HR Analytics

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“I Am Not Uncertain” – Why Some Hidden Phrases Illustrate Your Culture To Perfection

Fistful of Talent

“I am not uncertain.”. The phrase is a workplace culture feature from the Showtime series Billions. “I am not uncertain” is what employees of the hedge fund Axe Capital featured in Billions say to their boss, Bobby Axelrod (Damian Lewis), when they’ve got potentially incriminating inside information they are about to trade on and Axelrod asks them if they are sure: the goods on a scandal about to topple a car company, or a tip that the Nigerian currency is weak.

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Prep School

The Whiteboard

“Failure to prepare, prepare to fail” – Benjamin Franklin – Scott Burnett. It’s always been a mantra close to my heart. Last year I was honored to be given the title of best man at my best friend’s wedding back home.

Building an Employer Brand on LinkedIn

RecruitLoop

Building an employer brand on Linkedin is a cost-effective and powerful way to recruit the best professionals in your industry. Read below for five tips on how best to use LinkedIn as a driver of your business’s recruitment strategy.

The Road Map to Improving the "Quality of Hire" in Your Organization

Speaker: Matt Craven, Talent Acquisition Project Manager, Schneider Electric

Hiring the right people and creating a strong and productive workforce is critical to the success of any organization. Likewise, bad hiring decisions will stifle an organization’s ability to expand and impact their bottom line financially. How does an organization minimize their risk? What steps do they take to improve the “quality of hire”? Most importantly, how do you measure change in quality of hire? In the end, it’s not about finding a body to fill an open requisition; it’s about bringing a person in who will be skilled, engaged, and committed. Join Schneider Electric Talent Acquisition Project Manager Matt Craven to learn how you can improve your quality of hire and bottom line.

Drive Employee Engagement with Transparency into Overall Benefits

Hireology

During the hiring process, prospective employees are likely the most excited about what your team has to offer and your overall benefits. But it’s critical to keep this momentum going once new hires are on board and encourage ongoing employee engagement. .

Recruitment News and Blogs to Follow

NPA Worldwide

I make a point of doing some industry reading most days during the week, even if it’s just a quick glance at headlines.

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5 Staffing and Recruiting Trends You Need to Know to Hire Top Talent

AkkenCloud

Few things are more discouraging to an HR professional than recruiting and onboarding the “perfect hire,” only to learn that the candidate was not a good fit after all. Frustration aside, hiring the wrong candidate is costly to companies.

11 Employer Branding Metrics To Measure Success

Harver

How do you determine how successful your employer branding efforts are? Discover these 11 employer branding metrics to help you measure that! Recruitment Inspiration Data-Driven Recruitment

Why (and How) to Switch to a New HR & Payroll Platform

Not all HR & payroll is the same, but it can look pretty similar. If your current platform isn’t meeting your needs, let us walk you through how to differentiate between providers and give you some tips on how to select a platform that works best for your business.

How Tech Pros Can Use Instagram to Get Hired

AkkenCloud

If you’re a tech pro who’s looking for a new position or just trying to build out an online presence, you know that social networking is one of the most effective ways to convey who you are and what you’re doing.

Talent Board Candidate Experience Workshop - Indianapolis

ConveyIQ

ConveyIQ is excited to sponsor the next the Talent Board Candidate Experience Half-Day Workshop as it heads to Indianapolis on Thursday, July 25, 2019. Candidate Experience Events

Top ATS Systems Used by the Fortune 500 in 2019 (Workday Beats Taleo)

Ongig

Workday is the #1 ats system used by Fortune 500 companies, narrowly beating Taleo. That’s what we found after a review of the 476 Fortune 500 companies that show their applicant tracking system on their public-facing career sites. 22.6% of these Fortune 500 companies use Workday versus 22.4%

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How you can benefit from building a talent community

Workable

Matt Buckland has a long career in recruitment, and according to him, it shows. “I I started in recruitment in about the year 2000,” he grins during a short interview at Workable’s headquarters in downtown Boston in late June. Gosh, that makes me very old.”.

Candidate Screening Simplified

Speaker: Allen Samuel, Senior Sourcer & Serial Entrepreneur

When it comes to finding the right candidates for your company, you want to ensure that they are a good “fit.” By having an understanding of the job description, accurate skillset criteria and a short conversation with the hiring manager, you will be armed with the resources to quickly and effectively convert potential candidates to new hires. Join Senior Sourcer & Serial Entrepreneur Allen Samuel to learn the steps you should be taking in your candidate screening process.

Top 17 Hr Blogs that you must follow in 2019

CuteHR

In the beginning, whenever people discuss the topic of HR, it was mostly offline. Issues centred around leave, payroll, policymaking, training, and recruitment were only in the paper and publications. We were hoping for the best, and things changed.

Keep the Trendy Perks — Your Employees Would Rather You Spend the Money on Tech That Works

Recruiter

From communication to organization, in-office comfort to customer service, advances in tech are taking our work live to new levels of efficiency. Of course, new tech can also be a disruption if you don't know how to leverage it properly.

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5 Digital Marketing Channels to Promote Your Recruitment Agency

RecruitmentJuice

As the digital age continues to break new boundaries and completely change the way consumers and users operate, company owners and businesses have to have the initiative to change and adapt with it. Recruitment agencies are no different.

Non-Technical Scraping in Sourcing

Boolean Strings

Web Scraping tools are rapidly gaining popularity among Sourcers and Recruiters. They are an essential part of a productive Sourcer’s toolbox. Here is an example of how scraping may help your work.

Wage Growth: The Last Employer Holdout to Attract Candidates

You get a job perk! And You get a job perk! Everyone gets job perks! While these perks may have helped get that stellar candidate’s foot in the door, this dynamic of severely low unemployment combined with a historically high job open rate continues with no immediate end in sight. Employers will do well to zero in on one lever many have been avoiding pulling: the almighty salary increase.

How Retail Recruiters Can Fight the 60%(!) Industry Turnover Rate

Smartdreamers

Yes, you read that right: the turnover rate in retail right now is a little over 60%, more than quadruple the United States average across all industries. Even the turnover rate for CEOs in retail is high right now (23%), albeit probably for different reasons.

5 Tips to Help You Build a More Inclusive Recruiting Pipeline

Indeed

Whether you’re with a 10-person startup or a multinational conglomerate, one thing is clear: you need to build an inclusive recruiting pipeline. The business benefits of a diverse and inclusive workforce are well-documented — from the bottom-line impact on revenue to greater team creativity and improved product innovation. And job seekers today increasingly expect employers to raise their game when it comes to building an inclusive workplace to drive a sense of belonging. .

How is AI Transforming Workforce Management?

HR Technologist - RB

AI and machine learning have the power to unlock potential in contact centers through workforce management optimization and employee engagement. Digital Transformation

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How Can Changing Job Titles Benefit Your Company?

Forbes Human Resources Council

Ambiguity and ambivalence can cause disorder and damage workplace culture. If your company is considering creating a new job title, avoid common stumbling blocks by following these best practices

Internal Mobility: A Talent Management Strategy You Can’t Afford to Overlook

Speaker: Caroline Vernon, Director of Sales and Client Success Leader, CareerArc

Building and supporting a culture where people at all levels are encouraged to—and even expected to—look internally for personal growth and new challenges improves the employer brand and becomes a powerful magnet for the talent market. This focus on career mobility and employee development often results in improved talent attraction and retention, not to mention how it positively affects the bottom line. Join CareerArc Director of Sales and Client Success Leader Caroline Vernon to learn her tips to cultivate internal mobility practices with your current workforce and potential new hires.