How to Use Facebook for Social Recruiting Messaging

Boolean Black Belt

When it comes to sourcing and recruiting, you should not ignore the potential of Facebook given that it has 1.38B monthly active users and 890M daily active users. That’s understandable, as LinkedIn is a professional social network and some profiles are as detailed as resumes.

The Big Cost of Social Recruiting Inaction

Dice

I’m always surprised to find technology people that aren’t involved in social media these days,” said Kevin Rooney, CEO of Expert Interview, a Chicago company that helps employers assess technology candidates. “It’s It’s true that social media engagement gone wrong can be a time-suck.

Best Practices in Social Recruiting

JazzHR

Using Social Recruiting to Build Your Candidate Pipeline. For those of you recruiting passive candidates regularly, this may seem like a no brainer, but social media can be a recruiter or HR manager’s best friend. New to social media?

Social Recruitment Is Losing Its Way

The Whiteboard

The talk from Jacqui Wall from Umbrella on building resilience in recruitment is certainly coming in handy with the somewhat fragile nature of me and my team this morning. He told me that Twitter was a waste of time for recruitment. Nowadays Facebook is all you need, apparently.

What Has Become of Social Recruiting?

The Whiteboard

His exasperation with social media is something surfacing more and more in our own recruitment circles too. But any recruiter worth their salt would still innately understand how to connect, engage, and maximise an opportunity from those situations.

The Decline of Organic Social Recruiting Reach

Talemetry

Time was when social recruiting was as easy as posting your jobs to your LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter, G+, Instagram or other preferred networks and harvested a ton of views from your organic followers. social recruiting

Four Tips for Social Recruiting and Sourcing

Talemetry

Social recruiting, specifically sourcing from social media outlets, is getting tougher every year. LinkedIn has effectively locked their platform down to the point that it's easier to get a recruiter license than hack it with Google and a good command of Boolean search.

Are LinkedIn and Facebook Merging?

The Whiteboard

Good morning Recruiters of New Zealand. It also looks a lot more like Facebook Messenger, which is probably by design, as those two social media goliaths move inexorably closer to just merging and forming a complete platform for both professional and personal dealings.

Social Recruiting: A Complete Guide on how to recruit on Facebook

TalentLyft

How to recruit on Facebook is one of the most common questions asked by recruiters who want to get into social recruiting. Here is my step-by-step guide and best examples of new trends in Facebook recruiting.

5 Key Metrics to Track for Social Recruiting Success

Proactive Talent

If you’re recruiting in 2017, there’s no doubt that social media is part of your plan. There’s really no way around it, whether you are actively sourcing and recruiting through unique social networks, or simply using an auto-share option to post job openings to more common social sites. Either way, nearly every company is using social recruiting in one way or another, and it’s going to become an even bigger focus with each passing year.

14 Tips on How to Use Twitter for Social Recruiting

Boolean Black Belt

Twitter’s been around for nearly 8 years and has always been popular in recruiting circles, but there are still plenty of recruiters who don’t use Twitter to its full potential or are simply new to using Twitter for recruiting. Super social?

A Social Recruiting Guide

Glassdoor for Employers

Sitting there at the latest HR conference, one recruiter asks the other – “how do you use social media for recruiting?”The Still figuring social media out? But think about it further – that means one in four isn’t using social media.

3 Facebook Hacks Every Recruiter Should Know

Proactive Talent

Facebook now has over 1 billion daily active users and 1.59 Looking at these numbers, it’s hard to ignore Facebook’s potential for recruiting and sourcing talent. Well, for Facebook, we’re talking four degrees of separation. It's all about Facebook groups now!

Social Recruiting Round-Up – February 2015

Social Talent

There was PLENTY to talk about this month, so sit back, relax and soak in all the goodness: Top Blogs in February: 5 Things Recruiters Need to STOP Doing in 2015 . These are the 5 biggest recruiter no-nos of 2015, and if we catch you still doing any of them this year, we’ll call you out!

How to Use Instagram for Social Recruiting

FireFish Software

You no doubt have a social recruitment strategy that includes the likes of LinkedIn, Twitter and Facebook, but what about Instagram? Marketing Social Recruitment

Social Recruiting Round-Up: August 2015

Social Talent

Hello and welcome to the August edition of our Social Recruiting Round-Up – a selection of the best, most shared blogs, infographics, webinars and recruitment news stories from the Social Talent blog in the last month. 10 of the Most Underrated Tools in Recruitment.

Social Recruiting Round-Up – November 2014

Social Talent

Hello and welcome to the pre-Christmas, November 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. The ULTIMATE Recruiter’s Guide to Mobile for 2015.

7 Tips for Running a Successful Facebook Careers Page

Social Talent

Facebook now has a grand total of 1.49 Basically, if you’re not using Facebook to recruit in some way shape or form, you’re missing one of the biggest social recruiting opportunities this side of the galaxy!

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. Are you really generating regular client inquiries and business development opportunities on social media?

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?

7 Social Recruitment Myths and Why They’re Not Actually True

Social Talent

Social recruitment first emerged around a decade ago and has been gaining quickly importance ever since. It is the intersection between social media and recruitment – allowing companies to utilize data, which potential employees share online.

Social Media For Employer Branding: 7 Facebook Hacks You Need To Know

Proactive Talent

billion people using Facebook every month, and an equally mind-blowing 1.23 billion daily active users, Facebook has undoubtedly become an essential channel for talent attraction and recruiting today. On Facebook, your employer brand starts with your Facebook page.

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). Contractors and temp recruiters rejoice!).

7 Unmissable Social Recruiting News Stories – 13th July 2015

Social Talent

These organisations focus on how their policies regarding sustainability, fair trade, and other social programs make a tangible contribution to society. While LinkedIn may be able to tell recruiters what a candidate can do, Twitter is able to tell them who a candidate is.

Social Recruiting Round-Up – April 2015

Social Talent

No, not THAT “time of the month” sillies – it’s time for our monthly social recruiting round-up; a collection of the most popular blog posts, the most talked about infographics and the biggest recruitment and sourcing news stories of the last month. Enjoy and Happy Friday Recruiters!: Grid your loins recruiters! 5 Twitter Sins Recruiters Need to STOP Committing. 5 Incredible Recruiting Hacks to Boost Your Productivity STAT!

Social Recruiting Round-Up – December 2014

Social Talent

’ ‘How can Snapchat be used for recruiting?’ ’ We believe that Snapchat will be one of the most influential recruiting tools of 2015 in a number of industries, so get up to speed with everything Snapchat related right here! Facebook.

The Short Half-Life of Your Social Recruiting Posts

Social Talent

When something is posted online, be it an employer branding video, a job ad or a blog post and whether it’s on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram, or Pinterest, it will likely be online forever, but unfortunately it won’t always be relevant. Test the Half-Life of Your Social Posts.

Facebook challenges LinkedIn as top social recruiting platform

Stories Incorporated

Beginning last month, Facebook became LinkedIn’s newest competitor, as the social media giant introduced job postings to its list of services , allowing businesses in the US and Canada to now post job listings on their company Pages. Facebook, on the other hand, has over 1.1

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 ).

Why Ignoring Social Recruiting Will Cost You Your Career

Social Talent

Recruiting is merging with marketing. It used to be that recruiters were merely CV shufflers, matching a resume to a job. Recruiting, as it stands today, is failing as fast as a confused, out of shape, ballerina on ice skates! So what is social recruiting and how is it different?

9 Intriguing Social Recruiting News Stories – 6th July 2015

Social Talent

of the 330 job seekers and 40 recruiters who took the survey, said they had found their last job by “responding to an ad posted on a commercial job board”. Facebook Overhauls Its Video Analytics. billion for Facebook, and 1.3 Does Facebook Look a Little Different to You?

Ready to Start Social Recruiting? 4 Questions to Cover With Marketing First

Rally Recruitment Marketing

As Recruitment Marketers we know that social media can be extremely helpful to any organization’s recruiting efforts. What is the goal of your company’s current social media accounts? . For some B2C and B2B companies, the social accounts are there to showcase products.

The Most Buzzed-About Social Recruiting Posts of the Week

ERE

Air Force Recruiting’s Hashtag Combo. Air Force Recruiting yielded more than 21,000 likes to one picture and caption. Facebook Social Media Management Twitter FeaturedCoombining #‎ ThrowbackThursday with #‎ Womenshistorymonth‬ yielded the U.S.

The Most Buzzed-About Social Recruiting Posts of the Week

ERE

Branding Facebook Twitter FeaturedAs a branding professional I am of the belief that true brand equity is built over time through the promotion of a series of consistent messages that promote a firm’s unique offering — or value proposition.

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. The World’s Most Horrific Recruitment Methods (Halloween Special).

Social Recruiting Strategies to Survive the Loss of Free Job Postings on Indeed

SmartSearch

This policy change may seem scary, but it also offers new opportunities for you to evolve your recruitment marketing strategy. You need inbound recruiting—a process of creating and sharing content to attract both active and passive job seekers to your website…and your jobs.

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.