Job Board Spotlight: Nexxt

ExactHire Recruiting

The best Applicant Tracking Systems (ATS) will integrate with your website via a careers portal, creating a seamless brand experience for job applicants. Without this, even the most efficient applicant tracking systems will be useless if job seekers cannot find your job posts.

Job Board Spotlight: Beyond.com

ExactHire Recruiting

The best Applicant Tracking Systems (ATS) will integrate with your website via a careers portal, creating a seamless brand experience for job applicants. Without this, even the most efficient applicant tracking systems will be useless if job seekers cannot find your job posts.

Improve Your Job Descriptions for Higher Quality Applicants

Recruitics

In fact, in part one of the series we covered how to apply marketing best practices to recruitment , which was followed by the do’s and don’ts of writing effective job titles. How to improve your job descriptions for better applications.

What is a Job Board?

ApplicantPro

Job advertising used to be as simple as placing an ad in the local newspaper, putting up a Help Wanted sign in the window, or getting it out there through word of mouth. The job board is the place that connects you to the rest of the world. Keyword Based Job Boards.

Discover 4 Use Cases for Applying AI to Your Recruiting Processes

a job applicant. Job seekers are left feeling like the. person for the job. learning to scrub prior job descriptions and high- performing employee profiles to uncover the most. In theory, applying for a job should be simple. But in reality, the job.

What do Job Seekers Actually See in a Job Description?

Brazen Recruiting

million job posts competing with yours for job seekers’ attention. According to data from The Conference Board , there were 5.7 million job postings this past November, the highest total since counting began in 2005. How do they read your job post?

How to Make Your Job Descriptions More SEO-friendly

JazzHR

As any HR professional can tell you, attracting top talent in today’s competitive job market is no easy task. Nowadays, it’s no longer enough to simply write a compelling job description and hope for the best. These types of modifiers are best saved for the job description.”

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5 Steps to Better Job Description Click-Through Rates

ExactHire Recruiting

In most organizations, marketers don’t own the task of writing job descriptions for new opportunities available within their organization. Here are five ways to garner better job description click through rates for your company’s opportunities.

How to Make Your Job Descriptions More SEO-friendly

JazzHR

As any HR professional can tell you, attracting top talent in today’s competitive job market is no easy task. Nowadays, it’s no longer enough to simply write a compelling job description and hope for the best. These types of modifiers are best saved for the job description.”

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How Can Job Descriptions Be Improved?

Undercover Recruiter

In order to get the right candidate for the job, it would probably be a good idea to describe the role as accurately as possible on job boards and career websites. How Can Job Descriptions Be Improved?

7 Tips To Help You Craft A Better Job Board

Capterra

There are some truly awful job postings out there in the world. Really Bad Job Posts (@JobPostShame) December 10, 2015. Really Bad Job Posts (@JobPostShame) December 14, 2015. There are methods and tricks you can use to write a vastly superior job advert. For the job.

How to Write a Job Description That Will Make a Candidate’s Heart Stop

Social Talent

An effectively written job description should appeal to candidates who can do the job well and dissuade applicants who are unlikely to succeed in the role. Avoid the following mistakes when settling down and getting refreshed on how to write a job description.

New Resource: Top 50 Automotive Dealership Job Descriptions

Hireology

A job description is typically the first point of contact prospective job applicants have with your dealership – and can have a significant impact on whether or not they apply to your open roles.

The Death of the Common Job Description

Glassdoor for Employers

The way people consume content has changed dramatically and it’s not stopping with job descriptions. The hot talent you’ve been hunting for isn’t going to read a boring, long job description and actually decide to apply. If people are actually clicking on your jobs, that’s awesome. Here are a few ways to tweak your job descriptions, put your creative thinking cap on and update your job descriptions: Think like a search engine.

How to Write Good Job Descriptions that Attract Great Candidates

Recruiterbox

There can be any number of reasons–maybe the opening isn’t on certain job boards and should be; maybe it’s a hot job in an ultra-competitive market (say, iOS developer in San Francisco). But sometimes it comes down to the job description.

Say Hello to Enhanced Job Descriptions

ViziRecruiter

This begs the ultimate hiring question: why are job descriptions still text-based and boring? Today’s job seekers aren’t engaged in lengthy job postings that don’t effectively communicate what the position entails or what the corporate culture is like.

The Six Elements of A Successful Job Description (And How to Write it)

Proven

What is the worst part about writing a job description? Some managers nab a job description template, hit copy and paste, send it to a few job boards, and call it a day. Typically the answer to this question is simple: Getting started.

10 of the Best Job Descriptions in 2019

The Magnet: Attract Candidates To You

If you look at the best job descriptions (below) you’ll notice a pattern. Good Employer Branding — Consistent color, font and perhaps even corporate messaging (especially helpful if a candidate comes from a job board and hasn’t seen the rest of your career site yet!).

Are Your Job Descriptions Search Engine-Friendly?

NPA Worldwide

There are a lot of things to consider when writing job descriptions. They need to be interesting and compelling, something that will attract the right candidates AND get them to click the ad/apply to the job. Let’s say I’m interested in digital marketing jobs.

4 Tools That Can Reinvigorate Your Job Descriptions

Undercover Recruiter

Ah, the noble job description. 4 Tools That Can Reinvigorate Your Job Descriptions. Recruiting Adam Glassman candidates Job Boards job description

Tips to Writing a Great Job Description

Recruitics

We work with the nation’s largest corporations, staffing companies, and job boards to drive more applicants to their online job postings, hire great talent, and meet their recruitment goals. The post Tips to Writing a Great Job Description appeared first on Recruitics.

What’s The Difference Between a Job Description, Job Posting and Job Ad?

The Magnet: Attract Candidates To You

We’ve had some people ask about the difference between job descriptions, job postings and job ads. Here’s some clarity: What is a Job Description? A job description is the most common term for anything related to a job page.

3 Examples of “Mini Career Site” Job Descriptions

The Magnet: Attract Candidates To You

Audra Knight recently recommended you treat your job description like a “mini career site “ For many employers, more candidates will land on your job pages before they see your front door career page, because they are coming from sources like job boards or LinkedIn.

Career Sites are 7x More Cost-Effective Than Job Boards: How to Attract Top Talent with a Compelling Career Site

Hireology

According to Hireology data, 71 percent of job applicants research a company’s career site before applying to a job. Hireology data found that career sites are 7x more cost-effective than job boards. Up to 1 in 4 job seekers apply to open roles via mobile devices.

8 of My Favorite Articles About Writing Job Descriptions

The Magnet: Attract Candidates To You

I’ve written what I hope you find useful content on job descriptions. Here are my favorite articles on job descriptions. I list them in order of when they were published (more recent first): 8 Awesome Articles about Writing Job Descriptions. The Trouble with IT Job Descriptions. And so your job descriptions for them should be too. If a skill is trainable, perhaps leave it out of the job posting.

Best job ad examples from the Workable job board

Workable

A clear and engaging job description helps attract the right candidates. To inspire you, we dove into the Workable job board to identify some of the best job ad examples that are currently out there. Most job ads begin with a generic ‘About us’ section.

5 Steps to Selecting the Right Job Board

Glassdoor for Employers

Are you getting the candidates you want at a fair price from the job boards you use? A 2014 Glassdoor survey showed that 68% of employers were dissatisfied with the job boards they were using. When was the last time you listed what you actually need from a job board?

Dramatically Improve Your Applicant Quality Using a Simple Side-By-Side Job Post Test

ERE

A quick and low-cost approach for improving the attraction power of your job postings. Job Boards Job Descriptions Featured

How to Write a Job Description Which Attracts High-quality Applicants

Hundred5

For most of the candidates applying to your job opening, your job ad will be the first point of contact they have with your company. Needless to say, you should put maximum effort in making your job ads and job descriptions stand out. Job benefits.

5 Reasons Why Job Boards Are the WORST for Recruiting

marenated

One of these very techniques is that of the online job board. Job boards reach too many job seekers. Only 35% of positions are filled using job boards, and that means the possibility of a lot of wasted effort and extra competition. Especially if the job board is niche and all the candidates you speak with are interested in working within your offices and have the unique skill sets you hope to hire. Job boards are just the WORST!

How Can I Update (and Optimize) My Job Descriptions?

Hyrell

Job seekers from around the word visit major job sites every day looking for available positions. But, if there’s supposedly such a large pool of potential applicants, you may be asking yourself: “Why is no one clicking on MY job posting?”

How Your Dealership Can Improve Your Recruitment Marketing Strategy to Avoid Overspending on Job Boards

Hireology

And finding top talent is even more challenging for retail automotive, as fewer than 1 percent of job seekers are interested in careers at dealerships. Due to the limited interest in careers in retail automotive, dealers often end up paying a steep “brand tax” by overspending on job boards.

5 Easy Ways to Have More Consistent Job Descriptions

The Magnet: Attract Candidates To You

Are your job descriptions consistent? Consistent job descriptions can also cut time-to-fill — specifically, the time it takes to get from req to candidate screenings (which can easily take 3+ weeks). Here are a few ways to have more consistent job descriptions: 1) Same Order of Sections. Candidates often look at more than one of your job opps and consistent order helps readability. The boilerplate sections of your job descriptions (E.g.

Why the Job Board isn’t Dead After All

The King's Shilling

The death of the job board has been predicted for about as long as I can remember. With each new technical leap we were supposed to be abandoning the lowly job board. The job board is still there, ever present and doing what it’s always done, recruitment’s “uncool” guilty secret – people apply and get hired using job boards every day. For most people the job board is simply an online version of of a print advertisement.

Suffering a Shortage of Applicants? A Checklist Covering the Top 10 Reasons Why

ERE

So, if you work at a firm that is struggling to attract applicants, it’s a huge mistake to blame the tight job market. Advertising & Marketing Branding Employee Referrals Job Boards Job Descriptions Passive Candidates Social Media Management Uncategorized Featured

Facing a Shortage of Applicants? — Losing Applicants Explained With 5 Ugly Numbers

ERE

” This shortage of applications is probably occurring despite the fact that your corporation is well known and that your jobs are exciting. Job Boards Job Descriptions Job Postings Mobile Featured

How to Humanize Your Job Descriptions

Recruiterbox

Most job listings are dull and underwhelming. But today, when talent is increasingly in demand, what is the response to a ho-hum job ad? Your candidates are going on to the next job listing. If it’s a company specific acronym, leave it out of the job ad.