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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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.

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.

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?”

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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.

How to Master Audience Segmentation in Recruitment Marketing

Talemetry

Part 1 of 4 in the Evolve Your Strategies with Talemetry Blog Series. Know your audience.’ It’s a phrase that modern marketers live by. That’s because truly knowing your audience is at the center of what guides your priorities, drives your strategies and forms the foundation of your messaging.

How to Lean Into Hiring with Lever

Lever

Five years ago, Sheryl Sandberg published her bestseller, Lean In: Women, Work, and the Will to Lead. Since then, her book has inspired millions of women to achieve their ambitions and overcome workplace inequalities through its practical advice and wisdom. Diversity & inclusion

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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.

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.

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 Prevent Candidates from Ghosting You

JazzHR

Ghosting – the act of abruptly cutting off all communication with another person – was once a problem confined to the dating world. But isn’t just a challenge for individuals on the lookout for a little romance – it happens in the business world, too.

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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.

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?

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.

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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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.

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.

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.

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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.

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?

How to Optimize Recruitment Marketing for 2020 and Beyond

Talemetry

Last month, I had my regular eye exam. I’ve worn glasses and contact lenses since I was 15 years old, so I’m pretty used to all the procedures that my optometrist throws at me. But something happened during this exam that I wasn’t expecting.

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.

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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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 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 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.

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!

How AI for Recruiting Enhances the Candidate Experience

Talemetry

Part 2 of 4 in the Evolve Your Strategies with Talemetry Series. IBM CEO Ginni Rometty was recently quoted on her perspective of Artificial Intelligence (AI).

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.