Sat.Mar 16, 2019 - Fri.Mar 22, 2019

There’s much to learn when candidates include hobbies in a resume

Workable

When you see a candidate include hobbies in a resume, your first thought as a recruiter or hiring manager might be: “That’s cute, but a waste of space.” But don’t jump to conclusions just yet: if a candidate knows how to craft their resume, interests aren’t an afterthought nor should you consider them to be. A candidate’s ability to create a narrative around their interests can boost their candidacy and help you hire a top applicant.

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Why Boomerang Employees Are a Good Thing

Achievers - Recruiting

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Millennials Are Obsessed with Branding. Use It to Your Advantage.

Fistful of Talent

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10 Things Your Candidates Are Seeking, Other Than Salary

Lever

In this healthy employment market, compelling candidates to cross the job offer finish line is becoming increasingly challenging. And, while money does matter, it’s the amenities beyond salary that often seal a candidate’s interest. Employer brand Candidate experience

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.

3 Ways to Assess Soft Skills

JazzHR

If you can read a resume, you can figure out a candidate’s primary qualifications. Past positions, diplomas and certifications all speak to specific abilities, proficiencies and areas of expertise, which may be relevant to the job at hand.

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A Deeper Look into Differentiation: A Case Study

ApplicantPro

Last week as I was leaving work, I received a text from my wife asking me to stop and grab her a fountain drink. It was midweek and she was hitting her mid afternoon slump and needed the usual pick-me-up.

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Use Employer Branding to Build Outstanding Talent Pipelines

Social Talent

So you’ve identified the roles that your business will need you to fill in the future, and you’ve got buy-in from your hiring managers about what good looks like for each of those roles.

How Procore Scaled Their Company Culture Along With the Business

Glassdoor for Employers

Building a great company culture is hard — but maintaining that culture over the years, all the while undergoing hypergrowth, is even harder.

Is Your Degree Better Than Mine?

Fistful of Talent

Nothing like a juicy scandal involving prestigious universities, wealthy parents, and vlogging teenagers to tank workplace productivity this past week. Come on. You know you were watching Olivia Jade showcase her luxury Christmas haul vs. banging out that metrics report! Here’s the deal.

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.

Performance Appraisals: Should You Grade Your Employees on a Bell Curve ???

CakeHR

If you’re unfamiliar with the bell curve rating system in performance appraisals, simply put, it’s a performance evaluation method that force ranks employees into a bell-shaped best to worst scale, which often looks something like this: High Performers (20%). Average Performers (70%).

The Most Stressed Profession In The UK Is…

Social Talent

This week, Protectivity has analysed the stress levels of residents across the UK as well as the main causes of stress, the most stressed age ranges, and careers.

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Recruit to Avoid Negative Glassdoor Reviews

Survale

According to Jobvite, 33% of organizations they surveyed have received negative reviews based on interactions that occur during the recruiting process.

Watch Your Body Language in an Interview & Save the Head Bobbing for Bonnaroo.

Fistful of Talent

I’ve noticed a recent, frightening phenomenon. And I think I may be a perpetrator (heaven help me). In an attempt to stage a preemptive intervention, I thought there could be no better time than the present to address this odd and interesting tick–one that HR professionals, interviewers, and interviewees abuse unabashedly. The head nod. Or as some others call it, the nice nod. The, “Yes sir may I have another,” or the banal “bob.”. I get it, you want me to know you’re engaged.

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.

Don’t Marry the First Person You Date

NPA Worldwide

Our guest blogger is Jason Elias of Elias Recruitment in Sydney, Australia. Elias Recruitment is a specialist legal recruitment consultancy, finding lawyers for law firms, not-for-profits and corporates, across Australia.

How To Specialise as a Recruiter

Social Talent

Welcome to SocialTalent’s Live & Learn Series! Each week we gift you with a little bit of info that will help smoothen your recruitment process and expand your knowledge of your industry. With this Live & Learn series we promise to keep it: Short. Simple. Ready to use! Sound good to you?

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4 Ways AI Can Help Redesign Employee Engagement

HR Technologist - RB

We elaborate on four applications of AI in a critical HR issue like employee engagement to help HR redesign its employee engagement strategy. Digital Transformation

To Tell or Not To Tell…I Spy a TYPO in Your Resume.

Fistful of Talent

Oh, that is a question. Tell the candidate? Don’t tell the candidate? I mean really, attention to detail is key in most jobs. Especially anything at the executive level, and certainly anything administrative. And good grief, if it’s accounting or finance, typos are verboten. But where is there slack? Do you excuse typos in a LinkedIn profile? Maybe not. Especially if you’re looking for a Digital Media professional. I mean their profiles should be perfect, yes?

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 to screen C and C++ developer programming skills to find the best – guide for IT recruitment

Devskiller

C and C++ developers don’t get the same buzz as developers in other languages. They aren’t as ubiquitous as JavaScript developers. They aren’t as well connected to hot topics like data science as Python developers. They don’t use a technology as up-and-coming as Kotlin developers do.

The Ultimate Checklist for a Complete Compliance Self-Evaluation

Social Talent

This post originally appeared on the Direct Employers Association blog. . One subject that has been on the minds of government contractors for most of the year is the announcement that over 1,000 corporate scheduling announcement letters (CSALs) were mailed.

Employee burnout for employers: Costs, Causes and Cures

Workable

Have you ever felt so exhausted and disheartened that you just don’t want to go to work? Many of us have these moments — passing strikes before we revert to our normal, productive selves. But not everyone bounces back. For example, think of Sam, a sales manager, who used to love his job.

Rise of the Recruitment Marketplace

HR Technologist - RB

The rise of AI-powered marketplaces has led to bold predictions of recruiters being displaced. While the marketplace model is disrupting the talent economy. Digital Transformation

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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.

Need To Get Hired? Avoid Asking These Questions During The Interview

AkkenCloud

We were are all told in school, “there’s no such thing as a stupid question.” ” While that may hold true in academia, there are certainly questions that, when asked in the context of a job interview, can hurt your chances or outright disqualify you from landing the position.

Employee Experience Doesn’t End At The Exit Interview

Recruiting Daily

Deloitte preaches it. Nestle proves it. Former employees want it. The answer: What is a post employee experience? The data is unanimous. Companies that invest in lifelong relationships outperform those that don’t.

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Hiring Lessons From An Expert Who Knows Nothing

Katrina Kibben

I didn't follow any of my own advice when hiring. This is what happened next, and what I learned. The post Hiring Lessons From An Expert Who Knows Nothing appeared first on Katrina Kibben. Ad Strategy and Job Boards recruiting hiring

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10 Tips on Improving Your Recruitment Strategy in 2019

HR Technologist - RB

There’s no specific formula, but adapting and changing your recruitment strategy could significantly improve your chances of hiring talent that your business needs. Recruitment & Onboarding

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.