November, 2018

Employer Branding Strategy: 5 Lessons from The Muse

Lever

Your employer branding strategy is important. Seventy five percent of candidates research a company and their employer brand before applying for a job, and 69 percent would not accept a job at a company with a bad reputation.

Use Workday? Here's How Experts Say to Attract More Candidates

Talemetry

Workday is all the buzz in the HCM space during the past few years. Many organizations have made the decision to migrate to Workday as part of a larger organizational investment.

6 Tips for Keeping the Candidate Search Moving During the Holidays

JazzHR

We all know it can be hard for a company to remain at peak productivity when most of the workforce is taking time off to be with family for the holidays.

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Recession. Are you vulnerable?

Greg Savage

I ask all my clients to consider this question at Board level. And it always shocks them. What would happen if our permanent Gross Profit (Net fees) dropped by 50%, and temporary/contract GP by 25%? And the drop occurred in a month and did not recover for two years. Would we survive?”

The Ultimate Hiring Toolkit

Hiring is hard enough. Without the right HR templates and tools, keeping track of and managing the whole process can get out of hand quickly. Get the essential toolkit for all your recruiting and hiring needs, from job requisition to hire. 8 templates, tools and worksheets for every stage of recruiting.

How to Achieve Holiday Recruiting Success

ClearCompany Recruiting

Every holiday season, companies increase their staff in order to accommodate the increase in traffic. The quality of the experience that companies provide to job seekers can affect the success or failure of the hiring process.

Q&A: Meet Lead Consultant James Ellis!

Proactive Talent

We want to introduce you to James Ellis, our Lead Employer Branding Consultant and one of the newest members of the Proactive Talent tribe! James is based in Chicago and came onboard with us in September.

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Your Guide to the Holiday Season (and Seasonal Hiring!)

ApplicantPro

As of this morning there is officially snow on the ground in Northern Utah and with only 6 Saturdays until Christmas (yikes!) we can officially say we've entered the holiday season!

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3 Ways to Close the Widening Gender Pay Gap

JazzHR

Some may find it hard to believe that in this day and age, women are still being paid less than men. But unfortunately, the numbers don’t lie. On average, women in the United States are paid 20 percent less than their male counterparts.

Nothing is tougher than leading in a downturn.

Greg Savage

My previous two blogs were on the theme of ensuring your company is recession-proof. The first, ‘A recession is coming. And you will not survive’, told tales of recessions past, and how we rode them out when many others did not. Last week in ‘Recession. Are you vulnerable?’,

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How to Sell Your Employer Brand in the Interview

ClearCompany Recruiting

It’s every company’s goal to be the best of the best. In order to be the best company in your industry, you need to hire the best employees and in order to hire the best, you need to be able to convince those candidates that your company is the best choice for them.

Discover 4 Use Cases for Applying AI to Your Recruiting Processes

Recruitment AI technology uncovers the most qualified candidates. This technology automates recruiting routines and facilitates natural conversations, resulting in higher productivity and a better candidate experience. Download the eBook to learn more!

The Core of a Strong Employer Brand

Proactive Talent

We’ve probably spilled a gallon of digital ink talking about where your employer brand comes from (spoiler: it already exists - it’s the perception prospects put together about you based on all the interactions they have with your brand). But those interactions don’t come out of the blue.

3 Ways to Forecast For Executives

Lever

No matter what stage of your career, forecasting for executives can be a daunting task. What data should you show them and how will you prove the value of all those smart recruiting tools you invested in this year? Data-driven recruiting

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Why We're Thankful for a Great Applicant Tracking System

ApplicantPro

Thanksgiving is here! During our employee lunch today, we went around the table and talked about memorable Thanksgivings and what our favorite part of Thanksgiving was. For me, its not Thanksgiving without cranberry sauce, and when I say cranberry sauce, I mean the stuff straight out of the can.

The How-To on Rolling Out New Benefits Packages

JazzHR

Employees should take an active interest in the benefits they’re entitled to, but not all of them actually do. Finding out what they want, getting them to sign up and keeping them engaged throughout the entire process can take some prodding. But the push and pull can be worth the hassle.

Dice 2018 Recruitment Automation Report

Artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) technologies are rapidly changing the way many recruit and hire talent. Read Dice's first-ever Recruitment Automation Report to discover how you can employ new, cutting-edge technologies to source and hire tech talent faster.

Sixty Savage Seconds – Always be recruiting. Even if you are not hiring.

Greg Savage

Here’s the next “Sixty Savage Seconds” from The Savage Truth A one minute video of the best ideas, tips and tactics for recruiters… sixty seconds to make you think. This Sixty Savage Seconds is titled ‘Always be recruiting. Even if you are not hiring.’ ’ Let me know what you think! View here. . Recruitment Sixty Savage Seconds hiring recruiting recruitment

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Top-Level Customer Service: The ClearCompany Way

ClearCompany Recruiting

Great customer service is crucial for your company to retain customers, build your reputation and continue to grow. The service experience begins at the initial purchase but offers opportunities for engagement and growth throughout the customer’s lifecycle.

Four Strategies to Better Attract Candidates

Talemetry

If you’re like most recruiters or talent acquisition professionals, you constantly face pressure to attract candidates in a crowded market. But what exactly is candidate attraction and what does successful candidate attraction look like?

5 Reasons to Switch Your Applicant Tracking System

Lever

Modern talent acquisition teams know that the applicant tracking system needs to do so much more than track applicants—it needs to serve as the single source of truth for the recruitment function. Yet, too many fall short on that front.

Hard to Hire: Third-Party Recruiting & the State of Talent Acquisition Report

The talent acquisition challenges of today are unparalleled: 90% of survey respondents feel that the current hiring market is more challenging now than in the past! Recruiting as we’ve known it is evolving - how are you keeping ahead of the competition?

5 Hard Lessons I’ve Learned About Being a Better Manager and Boss

Fistful of Talent

I’m a sucker for anything that tries to answer a question that I almost never hear anyone ask, much less answer: How can you be a good boss?

3 Ways to Show Your Company Prioritizes Mental Health Awareness

JazzHR

Depression and other mental health issues can impair an employee’s ability to perform well on the job. Extended periods of depression can lead to disengagement, absenteeism and other losses in productivity.

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New! Greg Savage Masterclass. ‘The Billing Manager’.

Greg Savage

Billing. Managing. Leading. Secrets of the Successful Billing Manager This is the big one. An all-new masterclass for Billing Managers, the hardest job in recruitment. That is, any recruiter who has to juggle personal targets and managing consultants. It’s often a disastrous transition for a good recruiter who is thrust into Team Leadership. The skills […]. Coaching recruiters KPIs Leadership Management Skills Recruitment recruitment

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War for Talent: Trends to Know

ClearCompany Recruiting

The war for talent is an increasing concern for CEOs and HR departments everywhere. CEOs and HR departments recognize the need to attract and retain top performers in today’s candidate-driven market. But what are these talented folks looking for?

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How Recruiters Can Create a Predictable Candidate Pipeline

Even the most experienced recruiting professionals face challenges filling critical roles in their organizations from an inability to establish, nurture and grow a sustainable talent pipeline. Download this eBook to get a jump on sourcing and learn how to build a high performance recruiting pipeline.

The Future of Recruiting Will Combine Hiring Machines With Psychology

ERE

When it comes to AI-based hiring assessment tools, we are presently at the bottom of the Technology Adoption Curve staring upward. Those brave enough to be “innovators” and “early adopters” must accept that emerging assessment technologies are far from perfect. Screening & Assessment Featured

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Why You Should Start Tracking Source of Hires Today

ApplicantPro

It’s no secret that hiring is one of my favorite subjects, so it shouldn’t surprise you to know that I fly all over the country to speak on hiring to hundreds of Human Resource professionals.

The Benefit of Employee Benefits

Fistful of Talent

It’s that time of year again when there is a certain nip in the air, foretelling if it will be a good or bad winter. This is a time of hot apple cider, roaring fireplaces, football and the mother of all HR events, Open Enrollment!

Where to Find the Right Compensation Data for Your Company

JazzHR

As your organization looks ahead to the new year, HR leaders may want to optimize compensation strategies. To do so effectively, you’ll need the latest market research about salaries and benefits.

Live Webinar: Our Gift to You – 12 Tips, Tools and Tricks for Recruiting in 2019

With the New Year right around the corner, make the resolution to get your recruiting processes dialed in. Attract top talent by providing a cohesive and enticing experience that get candidates in the door and excited about your company. Join Alissa Bencks, VP of Organizational Effectiveness at Wonderlic and leading Recruiter Rick Powell in a joint webinar to learn how you can drive more candidates to each opening, 'sell' your company to top candidates, and create a positive brand image with your recruiting efforts this holiday season with 12 tips for a more impactful hiring process.

What Does a Great Job Application Look Like?

Talemetry

As any good recruiter or talent acquisition professional knows, the ultimate point of candidate conversion is the moment a candidate submits his or her job application.

Pro Tips to Encourage More Efficient Hiring Team Communication

ClearCompany Recruiting

In order for your company to attract top talent and hire A Players, there needs to be an open and strong line of communication between all those who are involved in the hiring process.

25 Lessons Business School Won't Ever Teach You

Entrepreneur

The school of hard knocks is where the unforgettable lessons are learned. Business Lessons

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Five FREE Recruitment Resources To Tap Into Today

Social Talent

The recruitment industry changes, changes, and then changes again. Each week there is a hot new tool or resources that all the cool kids seem to be using, so it can be easy to feel overwhelmed by all the help that’s available.

Building AI to Unlearn Bias in Recruiting

Research shows that the hiring process is biased and unfair. While we have made progress to solve this, it’s potentially at risk due to advancements in AI technology. Our eBook covers these issues & shows you how AI can ensure workplace diversity.