3 Key Features of Employer Branding Advocacy Tools

Rally Recruitment Marketing

Companies are increasingly investing in employer branding to attract better candidates, and for good reason: Organizations that invest in employer branding are three times more likely to hire quality candidates. To attract qualified talent today, you know that your company’s reputation as an employer can make or break your hiring goals. And the benefits aren’t limited to your recruiting efforts. What are brand advocacy tools?

The Definitive Guide to Employment Branding

Dice

There is no single agreed-upon definition of Employment Branding. Like many of the most useful components of Human Resources, Employment Branding (EB) is a broad umbrella of ideas with a decidedly local implementation character. Effective EB, however, can boost the effectiveness of your tech-recruiting efforts, in part by improving how candidates perceive your brand. Check it out: The Definitive Guide To Employment Branding from Dice.

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Employer Branding Hashtags that are #KillingIt at Social Recruiting

Stories Incorporated

Reading Time: 6 minutes When candidates search social media to learn about your company, what will they find? Provide candidates with the information they are seeking on your social channels with social media recruiting hashtags. Hashtags are important to your social recruitment strategy. When candidates click on your hashtag within a social channel, they access a portfolio of employee experiences.

How an Influencer Program can Upgrade Your Social Recruiting Strategy

Rally Recruitment Marketing

To my defense, with my role as a Recruitment Marketer, part of my job is to manage the AppianLIFE Instagram , so you bet I’m using that as my excuse! Social recruiting. Over 84% of organizations are currently utilizing social media for their recruitment process ( Postbeyond ). If consumers are on their phones for an average of four hours a day, it should be a no brainer to include social media in your recruitment strategy.

Employer Branding: Fad or Future? The Expert Review

Beamery

Branding building has been part and parcel of the marketing process for years. In this case, instead of reading reviews on Amazon, applicants are turning to social media and to websites like Glassdoor to get the real scoop on companies. Everyone wants to know what your company culture is like and how happy your employees are – it’s up to recruiting departments to use employer branding to make sure candidates like what they see. Is employer branding important?

The Deadly Sins of Social Recruiting.

Recruiting Daily

There’s been quite a bit of hype about social media. Social media is self perpetuating; networks are echo chambers that magnify their own importance. This is why no matter how successful you feel social media has been for your recruitment efforts, it’s important to take a step back and ask yourself a few critical questions. Are you really generating regular client inquiries and business development opportunities on social media?

HR Check In: The Trifecta of Recruiting (Social Recruiting, Candidate Experience, Employer Brand)

Jibe

Unfortunately, talent acquisition teams that aren’t dedicating time and effort to these three recruiting concepts won’t be able to keep up with modern candidates. Your job seekers expect a positive candidate experience, availability and engagement from you on social tools, and the visibility into an attractive employer brand when they look for positions at your company. 4 Social Recruitment Blunders That Can Cost Your Business (HRN Blog).

Why Social Recruiting Is Everyone’s Job.

Recruiting Daily

If you’re like most employers, you’ve probably already set up some sort of social media presence dedicated to careers and hiring. A recent study showed fully 94% of recruiters reported using at least one social network for sourcing or talent attraction in 2015, evidence that this emerging technology has already moved from the recruitment margins to the mainstream. Scoring Net Promoters: 3 Keys for Social Recruiting Success.

The Social Recruiting Round-Up: June 2015

Social Talent

At the start of June we decided to dedicate most of the month’s blog content to helping you guys make the most of all of the excellent recruitment/HR conferences that were taking place around the world in June (and the months to come). We also gave you a heads up on some of the hottest topics being discussed at these conferences, like the issue of unconscious bias and the deadly affect it can have on the recruitment process. Contractors and temp recruiters rejoice!).

The 3 Top Social Media Trends in 2016 Translated for Social Recruiting

Proactive Talent

You've probably seen one of the many articles popping up this week covering the major trends emerging in social media as we head into the new year, like this one on socialmediaclub.org , but how do these new trends translate over to talent acquisition in regards to social recruiting? We'll break down the top trends emerging in social media and translate them into recruitment marketing tactics your recruiting teams can start leveraging today to get ahead of the curve in 2016.

Why You Should Stop Wasting Your Time With Social Recruiting

Recruiting Daily

There’s nothing new – or even remotely interesting – about the concept of social recruiting, yet for some reason that doesn’t seem to stop this industry from discussing and dissecting this passe, seemingly passing fad incessantly. In fact, I’m pretty sure we’ve been talking about social recruiting since 2007 – if not even earlier. Why Social Recruiting Is A Waste Of Time. But What About Personal Branding?

Social Recruiting Strategy: from Good to Great

Beamery

Using social media improves the quality of candidates that land in your pipeline by 49%. It makes sense- candidates trust a human voice more than a corporate logo, and learn more about a company through social media than through careers pages and job descriptions. And yet, only 45% of Fortune 500 companies include a link to social media on their careers page. Is it inconsistent across all your social pages? And what is your corporate brand? Employer Branding

5 Employer Branding Mistakes to Stop Making Right Now

Jibe

Employer branding, simply put, is the way job seekers perceive a company as a place to work. Tons of recruiters are asking themselves how candidates perceive their company as a place to work, but few are doing anything about it. Of course the structure of employer brand is complex. It’s comprised of many things like employer happiness, your corporate image, your candidate experience —they all play a role. Employee/Recruiter Blogs.

Why Social Recruiting Is an Effective Tactic to Use in The Hiring Process

Recruiting Daily Advisor

However, despite the pandemic and massive layoffs, a majority of companies are starting to look for new talent and are in need of creative recruiting strategies to target top candidates in today’s job market. Now, everything is about social networks, social marketing, and recruiting.

Anti-Social Recruiting: Why Sourcing Best Practices Are BS

Recruiting Daily

Back in the Day: The Original Social Sourcing. The employer value proposition : give up a cushy corporate gig and go into project consulting. I think, as much as recruiters complain about an impossible to fill requisition, the truth is the tighter the parameters, paradoxically, the easier it makes sourcing. If you come from a Land Down Under or don’t eat Kiwi because it’d be cannibalism, join me at the Social Sourcing Talent Conferences (#SST2014) in November.

How Social Recruiting Helps Target Quality Talent

TalentHQ

Chances are that your company is turning to social media more and more to recruit the talent it needs. In 2013, according to recruiting professionals surveyed by Bullhorn, social media ranked third as the most successful source of qualified candidates behind existing candidates from applicant tracking systems and referrals from previous successful placements. Looking to launch a social recruiting program? Encourage Employees to Get Social.

Social Recruiting Round-Up – October 2014

Social Talent

Hello and welcome to the October issue of Social Talent’s Social Recruiting Round-Up – a collection of the best blogs, infographics and new stories posted on the Social Talent blog in the last month. We produce content for you guys to read, enjoy and learn from 5 days a week and we thought that sometimes it’s just handy to have all the best bits put in one place: Top Blogs in October: 26 Crazily Creative Recruitment Ads You NEED to See.

Survey Says: 8 Reasons Recruiters Still Can’t Get Candidate Experience Right.

Recruiting Daily

Blog Posts Candidate Sourcing News Trends candidate engagement candidate experience ed newman employer branding glassdoor hr technology Job Seeker phenom people Recruiting recruitment marketing social recruitingI’ve often described job-seekers as the most underserved customer group out there, and I still think it is.

How Hootsuite Hires: A Social Recruiting Success Story

Recruiting Daily

Hootsuite , a high growth, high tech employer based in Vancouver has emerged as one of the most widely used social business platforms on the market. Its enterprise social monitoring and publishing tools have fueled the company’s explosive growth from bootstrap to big brand, from start-up to social success story. And if you’re reading this, well, no need to tell you how tough tech recruiting really is out there. In social media.

9 Intriguing Social Recruiting News Stories – 6th July 2015

Social Talent

As more than one survey (including our own) has pointed out over the last few years, job boards are far from dead. And the results from the International Association of Employment Web Sites latest survey , is also showing that applying to a job posted on a commercial site is still the leading way some job seekers find work. Also not among the Top 5 sources in 2006, company career sites are today how 10% of the survey’s responding job seekers found their last job.

5 Important Lessons Learned at Social Recruiting Days 2018

SmartRecruiters

Recruiters and TA professionals gathered for the second day of SRD18 to share insights, network, and beef up their recruiting toolboxes—here’s what we walked away with. asked Anna Ott and Robindro Ullah as they welcomed audiences to the main stage of the Ellington Hotel in Berlin for the final day of Social Recruiting Days 2018. For those who were unable to attend the conference, here are five of our biggest takeaways from Social Recruiting Days 2018.

8 Questions With Will Staney On Starting Proactive Talent Strategies & The Evolution Of Recruiting

Proactive Talent

What is social recruiting and what does an effective strategy look like? If you’re a small or medium-sized company with very limited resources, what free tools can you use beyond LinkedIn and job boards to improve your recruiting efforts? Does your company have an employer brand and does it matter? How do you go about building a strong employer brand to help your company attract and recruit top talent? Q: What is social media recruiting?

HR Check In: Taking Social Recruiting to a New Level

Jibe

Social recruiting has definitely become a hot topic in the human resources space. This week’s round up pulls four articles that explain the influence of social tools on recruiting and how to measure the results of your efforts. The Influence of Twitter on Employer Branding & Finding Talent (HR Grapevine). This provides recruiters with a unique chance to paint a picture about their company’s brand.

Employer Brand: Breaking It Down In Order to Build It Up

Jibe

A company’s employer brand is in many ways a lagging indicator—one that’s influenced by hundreds, maybe thousands of variables. More likely, you will strategically work to improve one of the numerous areas that influence your employer brand. This typically means taking a step back from a task, like improving your employer brand, and looking at the bigger picture. In other words, reverse engineer what comprises a strong employer brand.

How Hootsuite Hires: A Social Recruiting Success Story

Recruiting Daily

Hootsuite , a high growth, high tech employer based in Vancouver has emerged as one of the most widely used social business platforms on the market. Its enterprise social monitoring and publishing tools have fueled the company’s explosive growth from bootstrap to big brand, from start-up to social success story. And if you’re reading this, well, no need to tell you how tough tech recruiting really is out there. In social media.

Go Beyond Job Postings: 3 Effective Ways To Attract And Hire Top Talent

Proactive Talent

But what these stats do show is that, if you want to attract and hire top talent more efficiently, you need to diversify your recruiting strategy and go beyond job postings. Let’s take a look at a few more reasons why a job posting shouldn’t be your sole recruiting tactic: Reason #1: Job Posting Is A Passive Strategy No, I don't mean a strategy that attracts passive candidates. Here are three things you can do that will help improve your recruiting results.

Get Ready for Gen Z – the Next Wave of Talent

Fistful of Talent

Jobvite’s latest survey of workers shows that career growth is the most important factor when looking for a new job, toppling even compensation. Candidate Pool Compensation/Cash Money Digital Interviewing Diversity Generations HR & Marketing Recruitment Marketing Social Recruiting Talent Strategy War for Talent Workplace Flexibilty employer brand Gen Z identity independence recruitment marketing WFHMove over, millennials.

4 Social Recruiting Trends To Watch Out For In 2017

Jibe

For most of its existence, social media has been a taboo subject for recruiting. However, over the last couple of years we have seen social recruitment on the rise. As a matter of fact, some companies even require social media experience for their talent acquisition positions. The main reason for this changing of the guard has been the evolution of social media and those who use it. Recruiters should want to create more video content, too.

4 Tips on How to Use Social Media to Attract Top Talent: Social Recruiting

CakeHR

The social media revolution led by Facebook made us more connected to each other than ever — at least virtually. Here are some of the top areas of our lives that social media changed over the years. The Impact of Social Media on Our Day to Day Lives. #1. Social media is now our source of news. Social media gives us the power to follow people, pages, channels, and groups that interest us. Social media has changed how we meet and connect with people.

Graduating Class of 2016: What HR Needs to Know

JazzHR

With Millennial job seekers on the rise, Employers must understand Generation Y as a persona in order to build a successful hiring strategy. Social Media is Everything. The use of social media has grown considerably over the last decade, and doesn’t seem to be slowing anytime soon. According to Pew Research Center , 75% of all Millennials have created a social networking profile compared with 50% of Gen-Xers, 30% of Boomers and only 6% of the Silent Generation.

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There Will Be a Fierce War for Talent in the Next 12 Months, Jobvite’s First UK Social Recruitment Survey Shows

Jobvite

UK recruiters need more than monetary compensation to attract best talent. Recruitment professionals struggling to match hires to employer demand. Social recruiting is emerging as a recruitment imperative. These findings are revealed in Jobvite’s first ever UK Social Recruitment Survey , conducted by independent research firm RedShift Research. Recruiting is Getting Tougher. Social recruiting is the new frontier.

3 Ways to Get Results from Social Recruiting

SmartRecruiters

Using social media in recruiting isn’t new — 84 percent of organizations surveyed by the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) currently use social recruiting. But social recruiting is no longer limited to screening candidates’ social profiles or connecting with talent on LinkedIn. As technology and social platforms evolve, new opportunities and trends emerge, and employers need to stay on top of them to find the best talent.

7 Fascinating Recruitment News Stories to Start August – 4th August 2015

Social Talent

The company has been actively building new areas of its business to help it grow beyond its usual premium subscriptions and recruiting services. LinkedIn CFO Steve Sordello and CEO Jeff Weiner also both said the company was preparing improvements and new products to its recruitment and hiring segments that will be rolled out in October. He said an improved recruiter search tool will more precisely surface relevant candidates.

7 Unmissable Social Recruiting News Stories – 13th July 2015

Social Talent

The World’s Most Attractive Employers 2015. With the help of Universum , Millennials have ranked the most attractive employers for 2015. Yes, 240,000 students across 12 countries have revealed which companies have a competitive edge in employer reputation in both the Engineering/IT sector and the Business sector. Top 10 Most Attractive Employers – Engineering/IT. Top 10 Most Attractive Employers – Business.

The 2013 Social Recruiting Survey Results Are Here!

Jobvite

It’s that time of year again… our sixth annual Social Recruiting Survey results are in! If you’re not familiar with our survey, here’s a quick summary: Using email and a variety of social networks, we invite recruiters and HR personnel to share their experiences with us regarding their use of social media in the hiring process. The State of Social Recruiting in 2013. Now recruiters are catching on—and succeeding.

6 Unmissable Recruitment News Stories this Independence Day – 4th July 2016

Social Talent

In recruitment news this week: New LinkedIn Report Reveals the Latest Job Seeking Trends. In an effort to understand what it takes to make candidates jump from one company to another, LinkedIn have conducted one of the largest surveys of professionals globally. And the findings are very positive from a recruiters perspective! While 30% utilise social networks to find their next role. Monitoring your social mentions just got a whole lot easier thanks to Twitter.

5 Best Recruitment Marketing Articles of the Week 5.1.15 to 5.8.15

SmashFly

It’s that time again: Our weekly feature on the best articles in recruitment marketing and other talent acquisition trends. Content of the Week We just recently released the findings from our Employee Referral Programs Survey. Continue Reading → The post 5 Best Recruitment Marketing Articles of the Week 5.1.15 But first, our top content piece and tweet. Lots of great findings to be had in the report: [link].

Recruitment & Marketing: A Natural Fit

Qwalify

LinkedIn’s 2016 recruiting survey found that 56% of talent acquisition leaders noted they would be increasing their hiring volume in 2017. Employer Brand and Corporate Culture Recruiting Talent Acquisition Employer Branding Employer Value Proposition marketing Recruitment Marketing Social Recruiting

5 New Year’s Resolutions for Recruiters

Arya Recruiting Robotics

Here are five New Year’s resolutions that every recruiter should make this year. Embrace social and mobile recruiting. You’ve heard about the importance of social and mobile recruiting, and you’ve been meaning to ramp up your tactics, but…no more excuses! Your first recruiting resolution of 2016 should be to create or enhance your social and mobile recruiting strategies. Let’s talk about mobile recruiting first.

Always Be Closing Almost Never Works In Recruiting.

Recruiting Daily

And if you think that “always be closing” is always a great approach for building and nurturing nascent relationships, you probably suck at recruiting. Contrary to popular belief, any realtor, car salesman or contingency recruiter will agree that social selling, the ultimate act of transforming a new relationship into a meaningful connection that’s mutually beneficent, doesn’t happen overnight. The Medium Is Not the Recruiting Message.