July, 2019

Today’s Job Listings: They’re Silly, Pretentious, and Have Gone off the Deep End

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9 Employer Strategies That Limit Ghosting

ExactHire Recruiting

Even if you haven’t already heard the term employee “ghosting,” odds are you have still experienced the workplace trend. What is ghosting and why is it more relevant to your organization than ever?

3 Ways to Improve Engagement With Prospects When Recruiting

RecruitLoop

Recruiters often tell us the challenges they face when engaging potential candidates. Read the tips below on how to use multiple platforms to successfully engage with your prospects. SMEs Startups Talent acquisition Top Talent

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Best Practices for a Successful Interview Process

ClearCompany Recruiting

An average of 50% of new hires fail within the first 18 months. That’s not always because you’ve hired someone who can’t do the job, but sometimes because you hire someone who isn’t the right fit. So, what’s a good way to determine whether or not your candidate is a good match for the role?

New Report Helps Attract, Retain and Reward Top Talent

The 2019 Best-in-Class Benchmarking Analysis explores what top employers are doing differently to stand out in healthcare cost control and HR management. Use these insights to build a better workplace and confidently position your organization for success.

Hiring Leaders: Choosing a Leader, Not a Boss

Glassdoor for Employers

When your organization is hiring leaders —whether it’s a small team’s manager or the CEO— is the process as thorough and painstaking as it should be?

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The Gatekeepers: Why a positive recruiting philosophy matters

Proactive Talent

In a world where candidates have more power in the hiring process than ever before, companies need to hire differently than just a few years ago. From my personal experience in the recruiting industry, I've found that taking a positive approach to recruiting makes a difference.

Taking Talent Old School: How to Create a Positive Candidate Experience

Fistful of Talent

Why Google for Jobs Hasn't Changed the Hiring World (Yet)

ApplicantPro

We all use Google products every day. Gmail. Android. YouTube. And well, GOOGLE. In a lot of ways, our world revolves around Google. But even after the launch of Google for Jobs, the hiring world hasn’t changed. Usually, when Google launches a new product, competitors and companies take notice.

Hooked On A Template: Recruiting Email Etiquette

Katrina Kibben

The whole "it worked one time so I'm recycling it for the 99th" is getting old. If I can recite your recruiting email, it's not good enough - ok? But this is. The post Hooked On A Template: Recruiting Email Etiquette appeared first on Katrina Kibben.

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Implementing Technology in TA for the Win: An Agile Approach

Speaker: Denise Dresler, Director of Talent Acquisition, Avature

What was once traditionally used only in the software industry is making its way to the recruiting and talent acquisition space: agile methodologies. Join Denise Dresler, Talent Acquisition Director at Avature, where she will be discussing how to take this nontraditional approach of agile talent acquisition and effectively incorporate it into your hiring processes.

Great recruiters are right under your nose

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4 Strategies to Shore Up Your New-grad Recruiting Strategy

Lever

New grads are eager for that next life chapter; in some ways, this is just the beginning of their story. Gleefully unfettered from the classwork, exams, and studying that have defined their past several years, they are now nervously hand-wringing amid the. Read More.

New Survey: Company Mission & Culture Matter More Than Compensation

Glassdoor for Employers

While high salaries and unique perks may have once been the keys to attracting top talent, a new survey from Glassdoor shows that a company’s mission and culture matter most to job seekers.

The Cover Letter Comeback: Using Disruptive Cover Letters to Find Hidden Talent

Indeed

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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.

Three Barriers to Recruitment Marketing Optimization

Talemetry

Part 3 of the Advancing Your People, Processes and Technology Series. Recently, we sat down with one enterprise customer to discuss the challenges she has faced in leading her recruiting organization toward recruitment marketing optimization.

Could Your Onboarding of New Hires Be More Like Steve Ballmer?

Fistful of Talent

Onboarding of new hires is a tricky thing.

How to Improve Your Employee Value Proposition (EVP) to Attract Candidates

RecruitLoop

In the current, competitive landscape where businesses fight for top talent, attracting good candidates is tough. The best talent know the value they bring to a business. In this post, our guest blogger explains how you can increase and improve your value proposition to potential new hires.

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The Case for Hiring Candidates With Felony Convictions

Recruiter

The thought of employing individuals with felony convictions is enough to make most CEOs wring their hands. You can hardly blame them. Many of these people have done bad things in the past. Hiring them is a noble endeavor, but what if our worst fears come true?

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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.

Reasons Why and How Employee Referral Can Be Leveraged Effectively

HR Technologist - RB

Hiring the best and loyal employee for your firm is very essential and a proper employee referral program helps you accelerate your recruiting process, giving you a talented person on-board. Recruitment & Onboarding

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Recruiting Process Feedback Gaps: Scalability

Survale

In our final installment of a four part series exploring the typical recruiting process gaps that organizations deal with when gathering candidate, recruiter and hiring manager feedback to optimize their recruiting process, we turn to scalability.

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Whole-Person Hiring: What’s Next in Talent Acquisition

Proactive Talent

As a lead consultant for Proactive Talent , I help companies maximize their hiring solutions in a process we call Recruitment Optimization. While AI and machine learning will help our industry in incredible ways, I believe that the future of recruiting must include “whole-person hiring.”.

Retaining Younger Workers: How Will Gen Z Change the Millennial Workplace?

ClearCompany Recruiting

Millennials are three times more likely to leave their jobs than their counterparts in earlier generations, and as Generation Z begins to enter the workforce, many companies are wondering if they might follow a similar trend.

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.

Why Everything We Know About Employee Engagement Is Wrong

Lever

It’s a given in our industry that if you want to boost performance and retention, all you need to do is improve employee engagement. What’s less clear, though, is the how. Some experts say formal engagement programs are the way to go, Read More.

Guest Post: 3 Common Labor Law Compliance Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

JazzHR

Guest post by Katie McBeth, Copywriter, TSheets by Quickbooks. The Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) is often misunderstood. It can be easy to get confused by legal jargon or misinterpret the definition of an employee’s status and, therefore, fall short of providing accurate wages to workers.

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How to crush your credibility as a leader in 5 seconds. And you do it!

Greg Savage

This is how you destroy your credibility as a leader. Lose respect. And undermine motivation. And we are all guilty of this — me for sure. You too. It’s the one leadership trait that will erode trust and destroy morale. Please don’t do it. (2

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A New Recruiting Wrinkle: Paying Everybody as if They Worked in San Francisco

Fistful of Talent

Here’s the latest recruiting wrinkle in job listings: Posting an ad where the company is completely up front about what the position pays — even if it is $181,000 a year.

Compliance Continuity: Monthly Guidance to Sustain Your Organization's Wellbeing

Natural disasters can result in evacuations, work stoppages, and other disruptions for your employees. With advanced planning, employee benefits can help sustain the overall wellbeing of your workforce before, during, and after a natural disaster.

The Gatekeepers: Why a Positive Recruiting Philosophy Matters

Proactive Talent

In a world where candidates have more power in the hiring process than ever before, companies need to hire differently than just a few years ago. From my personal experience in the recruiting industry, I've found that taking a positive approach to recruiting makes a difference.

Maslow’s Hierarchy of (Work): Discover Professional Development

ClearCompany Recruiting

Last week we introduced how Maslow's Hierarchy of Needs can be used by HR departments to help understand what employee's need in order to achieve growth in their roles. But once you understand the why, the next step is the how.

3 Expert Tips for Creating a Talent Strategy

Lever

Introducing a new monthly series on the Lever blog, where we feature expert advice from select partners to help you source and hire the best for your company. A winning talent strategy has many layers and components. From enabling seamless collaboration with. Read More.