Anti-Social Recruiting: Why Sourcing Best Practices Are BS

Recruiting Daily

My very first job title ever was as a “sourcing analyst,” which had the necessary gravitas at the time to make me not feel bad compared to my B-School buddies who selected, rather than scrounged, for their gigs. Back in the Day: The Original Social Sourcing.

Social Recruiting: You’re Doing It Wrong.

Recruiting Daily

Here’s the thing about being a recruiter. That’s why when I tell a story, I always feel like I have to point out that it’s true – as a recruiter, some things are just too weird to put out there without putting out a disclaimer. What the hell is social about that?

Social Recruiting Round-Up – March 2015

Social Talent

There was LOADS to talk about this month, so sit back, relax and soak in all the best bits: Top Blogs in March: A Recruiter’s Handbook Guide to Instagram. How can Snapchat be used for recruiting? The answers to all your Instagram recruiting questions are right here!

How Social Recruiting Helps Target Quality Talent

TalentHQ

By Dave Imbrogno, President of National Account Services for ADP’s Global Enterprise Solutions unit. Chances are that your company is turning to social media more and more to recruit the talent it needs. Looking to launch a social recruiting program?

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. And if you’re reading this, well, no need to tell you how tough tech recruiting really is out there. In social media.

Dashboard Confessional: How To Lie With Social Recruiting Analytics

Recruiting Daily

As someone who’s more or less grown up with the commoditization and corporate adoption of social media, and as someone who gets paid to do this stuff, I’ve seen a huge shift in the way analytics play a role in informing that particular marketing function.

BUMPER EDITION: 7 Unmissable Sourcing News Stories – 27th April 2015

Social Talent

During the social network’s Q1 2015 earnings report last Wednesday, the company reported its user base is larger than ever on desktop and mobile. Find out more about sourcing on Facebook here. bchesky @ninamufleh Recruit her. bchesky @ninamufleh you have to recruit her!

Jobvite Announces Enterprise-Focused Recruiting Technology Roadmap and Customer Momentum

Jobvite

Jobvite’s Robust Enterprise-Grade Platform Drives New Customer Growth Including Gannett, La-Z-Boy, and Premise Health. This announcement comes during their annual Recruiter Nation Live event, a three-day gathering of talent-focused professionals and experts in San Francisco. We’re committed to continued innovation to help even our most complex enterprise customers source, hire, and onboard the best talent.”

Jobvite Announces Enterprise-Focused Recruiting Technology Roadmap and Customer Momentum

Jobvite

Jobvite’s Robust Enterprise-Grade Platform Drives New Customer Growth Including Gannett, La-Z-Boy, and Premise Health. This announcement comes during their annual Recruiter Nation Live event, a three-day gathering of talent-focused professionals and experts in San Francisco. We’re committed to continued innovation to help even our most complex enterprise customers source, hire, and onboard the best talent.”

Jobvite Announces Significant Enterprise Momentum and Formation of Jobvite India

Jobvite

Enterprise Bookings Increased Over 200% Year-Over-Year. SAN MATEO, CA, February 14, 2017—Jobvite ( www.jobvite.com ), the industry leader in best-of-breed recruiting software , today announced the establishment of Jobvite India in Bangalore and shared key indicators of business momentum. The company experienced over 200% year-over-year growth in bookings among large enterprises.

Why Microsoft Bought LinkedIn.

Snark Attack

recruiting Technology enterprise software hiring hr technology linkedin matt charney microsoft Recruiting social recruiting sourcingWhile I’m generally pretty good at reading the M&A market in the HR Technology space, I admit that the announcement that venerable tech titan Microsoft was acquiring LinkedIn took me, like many in the industry, by complete surprise.

Start Hiring Millennials Through Social

RChilli

We highly depend on social media for both our personal and professional needs. Social media has become the central point of every business operation. How Millennials Use Social Media? Source: Forbes ). What is Social Recruiting? It is an excellent concept which is helping both recruiters and candidates in the recruitment process. How RChilli helps you hire millennials through Social Recruiting?

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8 Intriguing Recruitment News Stories this Week – 9th November 2015

Social Talent

In the news this week: Has Facebook Accidentally Revolutionised Recruitment with its Latest Change? This week, Facebook announced a change to the way their messaging systems work , which has the potential to significantly impact recruiting on Facebook.

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.

Jobvite Announces Enterprise-Grade Product Offerings to Help Recruiters Keep Up in a Rapidly Evolving Field

Jobvite

SOC 2 Compliance, Refined Search Capabilities, Reporting Systems, and Collaborative Hiring Help Recruiters in Mid-Market Companies and Large Enterprises Scout for Talent Securely and Easily. Since Jobvite was founded in 2006, we’ve continually adapted to the market and grown with our customers—particularly the larger ones that demand robust, enterprise-grade features and functionality,” said Bill Loller, Chief Product Officer at Jobvite.

Hiring AI 3.0- An Advantage for Job Boards

RChilli

is the current trend dominating the HR & recruitment sector. Artificial intelligence has transformed the entire recruitment process model by bringing one-click engagement into practice. takes into consideration the social behavior of candidates which is quite useful in selecting the right candidate. Source: Undercoverrecruiter ). Job Boards and Recruitment. Source: Capterra ). Statistics Showing Popularity of Social Recruiting.

9 Need-to-Know Recruitment News Stories – 21st September 2015

Social Talent

Perhaps most importantly, instead of dealing with a recruiter who’s just trying to fill a role to earn a commission, the candidates work with Hired Talent Advocates, and those advocates are judged based on the job seeker’s satisfaction. Social media recruiting.

6 Fascinating Recruitment News Stories to Mull Over this Week – 12th December 2016

Social Talent

In recruitment news this week: LinkedIn Removes Premium Search Filters. Bad news recruiters… It would appear that LinkedIn are removing the ability for anyone not using their Sales Navigator platform, to use several premium search filters including: Years of Experience.

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8 Industry-Rocking Recruitment News Stories to Sink Your Teeth Into this Week – 20th June 2016

Social Talent

In recruitment news this week: Microsoft Buy LinkedIn for $26 BILLION. Source: Microsoft News Center. billion, according to multiple sources close to LinkedIn at the time, but Microsoft is said to have been “lukewarm” on the deal. Take note recruiters!

8 Recruitment News Stories to Kick-Off the New Month – 2nd November 2015

Social Talent

On January 1st, 2016, the prices of Recruiter Corporate and Job Slots will be adjusted for certain North American customers. The price of Recruiter Professional Services will also be adjusted for customers paying in USD, CAD, GBP, or EUR. Great news for recruiters right?

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5 Nuggets of Recruitment News to Note This Week – 19th December 2016

Social Talent

In recruitment news this week: Advanced Search Has Been Removed On Some LinkedIn Profiles. UK Recruitment Industry Now Worth More to Economy Than Ever Before. of value added to the UK economy by the recruitment industry was derived from temp activities.

7 Game-Changing Recruitment News Stories this Week – 15th August 2016

Social Talent

In recruitment news this week: Randstad Acquire Monster For a Cool $429 Million. Source: www.rappler.com. In quite possibly the biggest piece of recruitment news since Microsoft bought LinkedIn , Dutch firm Randstad Holding announced last week that it was acquiring Monster.

8 Industry-Altering Pieces of Recruitment News this Week – 25th April 2016

Social Talent

In recruitment news this week: The Next Generation of LinkedIn Recruiter is Here. An upgraded version of LinkedIn Recruiter is now available and has already rolled out to over 80% of existing Recruiter customers as a free upgrade.

BUMPER EDITION: 10 Unmissable Recruitment News Stories this Week – 12th October 2015

Social Talent

Back in 2012, LinkedIn shelved a much talked about referral product after trials because there were complications over getting companies to convince their employee to sign up, as employees needed to sign over network access to recruiters – something that didn’t go down very well!

8 Industry-Rocking Recruitment News Stories this Week – 25th January 2016

Social Talent

In recruitment news this week: The World Economic Forum On The Future Of Jobs. Diversity Recruiting Platform Jopwell Raises $3.25M. For over 30 years, I’ve helped major corporations with their diversity challenges,” Magic Johnson of Magic Johnson Enterprises said in a statement.

7 Thought-Provoking Recruitment News Stories to Delve Into this Week – 5th September 2016

Social Talent

In recruitment news this week: Post-Summer Blues Predicted to Spark HUGE UK Jobseeker Surge. RELATED: What is the Most Valuable Skill You Can Possess as a Recruiter? ). Introducing “The Social Index”: The Latest Candidate Social Media Vetting Tool.

HR Tech 2014 Was All About Employer Branding

Glassdoor for Employers

The 2014 HR Technology conference is a wrap and if we had to sum up the experience with a prediction for next year, we’d say: 2015 will be all about how your employer brand fits into the best recruiting strategies. Kevin D’Aprile, Director, Global Social Recruiting, SAP.

8 Completely Unmissable Recruitment News Stories this Week – 17th August 2015

Social Talent

The results tell us which countries in 2014 had the most professional migrants in 2014 and the general direction in which they moved – potential indications of economic performance through 2015, but also useful information for recruiters trying to place candidates in the top 20 countries.

Real Time Collaboration: Why Being Social At Work is Paying Off

TargetRecruit

“Live chatting” still has an aura of “playtime” associated with it, even today when so many social platforms have been introduced. Working Social is paying off in very big ways in many staffing companies across the world. Many companies have asked us how and why a more online collaborative business process may benefit them, so here is a short list of 5 reasons why “Live Chat” or “Social Collaboration” is so advantageous. Find us in your favorite social media!

Brick of Hashtag: Why Recruiters Need to Kick Their Twitter Habit.

Recruiting Daily

I’ll admit that I joined Twitter somewhat reluctantly; unlike, say, Facebook, which is instantly intuitive and almost universally acceptable, Twitter seemed, in the halcyon days of social media, something akin to the online version of the AV Club.

Make Your Technology, Human Resources, e-HR A Reality

RChilli

Like Wipro , Source gain , Talenttar , Valuehire , Ramco , ADP , babajobs , whishworks , VanaWorkforce , eclerx and many more have been moved away from traditional HR practices, why ? Just because, Technology has transformed much of that monotony via Social recruiting , Semantic Search , Resume Parser , E-mail Inbox , Predictive Analytics and much more. Automation HCM HR trends HRtechnology Enterprises Hr leaders HR tech Events SMB HR Challenges SMEs

What Is Inbound Recruiting? Here’s Everything You Need to Know

Jibe

Inbound recruiting is a methodology that uses digital marketing strategies to engage targeted groups of passive and active job seekers at different phases of the recruiting funnel. Inbound Recruiting Vs. Inbound Marketing – The Great Overlap. The post What Is Inbound Recruiting?

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Dialed In: Mobile Recruiting and The Candidate Experience.

Recruiting Daily

Mobile Recruiting: Can You Hear Me Now? Missed Messages, Dropped Calls: Once Upon A Time In Mobile Recruiting… OK, I know that title’s probably a little cheesy. If you’re not asking for mobile recruiting solutions, you’re asking for trouble.

The Applicant Tracking System Isn’t the Problem. Recruiters Are.

Recruiting Daily

Every day, there are a litany of new complaints and negative comments levied against ATS software, a convenient whipping boy for the bigger picture problems plaguing the recruitment industry and even more convenient villain for the smaller annoyances frustrating frontline practitioners every day.

How To Lie With Social Media Metrics.

Recruiting Daily

As someone who’s more or less grown up with the commoditization and corporate adoption of social media, and as someone who gets paid to do this stuff, I’ve seen a huge shift in the way analytics play a role in informing that particular marketing function.