4 Considerations for Your Mobile Recruiting Mix

ExactHire Recruiting

Mastering the art of social media utilization isn’t the only key to implementing an enviable mobile recruiting strategy. Factors such as external job boards, search engines, jobs page design and other communication channels can’t be ignored either. In order to thrive in what might be called the “mobile recruiting wild,” these elements must be addressed. Posting Opportunities to External Job Boards. The Job-Centric Push.

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. This responsibility generally belongs to people in human resources or recruiting. And even if those folks have marketers review a draft before it posts (at least for marketing positions, that is), many times the urgency of the request prevents anyone from worrying about fine-tuning the job listing’s content.

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Mobile Recruiting Strategy Fails – When Your Organization Isn’t Prepared

ExactHire Recruiting

You built a mobile recruiting presence, the applicants came…but then your organization wasn’t ready. Or, maybe you’re well on your way toward social recruiting Shangri La and you sense that a few hiring managers may be late to the party. In this blog, I’ll review five mobile recruiting strategy fails encountered when a business is not prepared in the hopes that you can avoid the same mistakes.

Should you have Mobile Recruiting Apps?

TargetRecruit

It has been deem as the next generation recruitment tool. Mobile apps offer an affordable and user-friendly method to ensure that potential job seeker gets their dream employment opportunity just by browsing their smart phones. There are umpteen benefits of mobile apps. It saves time, no physical restriction to access the dream job by the job seekers. Benefits of a Mobile Recruiting App. What Mobile Apps Offer.

Should you have Mobile Recruiting Apps?

TargetRecruit

It has been deem as the next generation recruitment tool. Mobile apps offer an affordable and user-friendly method to ensure that potential job seeker gets their dream employment opportunity just by browsing their smart phones. There are umpteen benefits of mobile apps. It saves time, no physical restriction to access the dream job by the job seekers. Benefits of a Mobile Recruiting App. What Mobile Apps Offer.

Do You Have this Massive “Drop-Off” From Career Site to Job Descriptions?

Ongig

You’ve got a solid-looking company career site page like this: The “Hotel Lobby Theory” …yet your job description pages look something more like this JD below. My friend Eric Osterman (Recruitment Marketing Manager at CenturyLink calls it the “Hotel Lobby Theory” — the lobby needs to look pretty but if the room doesn’t look great, no one comes back! After all, their job is make your company/brand look great.

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Cell Counts: Why Mobile Recruiting Matters for Candidate Experience

Recruiting Daily

The concept of candidate experience has become so ubiquitous to the recruiting conversation it’s become something of a cliché, a commoditized, catch all catch-phrase that’s grist for the content marketing and consulting mill. Which means it’s a lot like “mobile recruiting,” that other obnoxiously omnipresent talent technology trending topic. Which makes you wonder why recruiting still sucks so badly at both mobile and candidate experience.

7 Tips for Effective Mobile Recruiting

SmartRecruiters

Mobile recruiting was introduced in 2007 and as it continues to rapidly evolve, job seeker behaviors are changing quickly too. It might surprise most recruiting leaders that 90 percent of job seekers now utilize mobile devices when looking for a new opportunity. Leveraging the benefits of mobile technology can help you avoid massive drop-off rates and increase candidate conversion rates. Mobile-enabled job application.

Rethinking job descriptions: How impact descriptions can attract better candidates [Free Templates]

JobAdder

Recruitment Agency Software. Recruitment CRM. Tailored to temp & contract recruitment; source, place and manage contractors with ease & speed. Recruitment SMS. Recruitment Analytics. Recruitment AI/Automation. In-House Recruitment Software. Recruitment Management System. Recruit faster by giving hiring managers better visibility of shortlist and hiring progress. Job Boards. Job Posting. Mobile Recruitment.

How to Win at Job Post Distribution

ViziRecruiter

Have a job opening you’re looking to get filled? This means candidates have the advantage when applying to, and ultimately selecting, their job of choice. With high competition on the employers’ end, it’s crucial to ensure your job postings are not only visible and accessible across the Internet in order to attract top talent, but also stand out from the masses. Check out some our tips for effective ways to win at job post distribution: Scrutinize your job post.

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The Startup Hiring Guide: Hiring for rapid growth from 5 to 50

Workable

I talk to high-growth startups every day and I keep hearing versions of “compared to recruiting, fundraising was easy”. How to write job descriptions. Recruiting software and tools. Where to post your jobs. Hiring is everyone’s job, especially sourcing.

The Top 10 Problems TA Leaders Tell Me About

Ongig

My job is awesome. Disclaimer: Since Ongig is a job description platform, a higher-than average amount of people bring up job description-related problems with me. . 1) Job Descriptions. Coming in at #1 is the category of job descriptions in general. TA leaders come to me to chat about X sub-topics about JDs: Job Descriptions are too “Dull/Static”. Job Descriptions Need to be Written More Like Ads.

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TikTok for Recruiting? The Why’s, The Do’s, the Don’ts

Automated Business Designs

Okay, after hearing about all of the TikTok recruiting buzz, I thought it was finally time to take a deep dive into it. Could TikTok really be a good place for recruiters to dabble into, I thought? 1 The App Annie State of Mobile report shows TikTok is currently on track to hit 1.2

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4 Guidelines for Optimal Job Application Conversion Rates

ExactHire Recruiting

Despite your efforts to write engaging job descriptions, post them far and wide and publicize your amazing corporate culture, your click-to-apply ratio is dismal. While the aforementioned items are undoubtedly important factors in the talent acquisition game, another critical component is the length of your job application. The proof is in the numbers, and it’s pretty staggering on both desktop and mobile devices. mobile – 4.96%.

6 Rules For Mobile Optimized Recruiting

Newton Software

Mobile Optimized Recruiting Made Easy. For the past several weeks, leading up to our #nowmobile Bootcamp , we’ve been exposing the rise of mobile recruiting through a series of blog posts that have cast a light on some shocking trends including the following: -The explosive growth of mobile internet usage and the rise of mobile-only internet users. The impact of mobile job search on the candidate experience and applicant to candidate conversion rates.

What is an Applicant Tracking System (ATS)?

ApplicantPro

Before the applicant tracking system (ATS) came to fruition, job searching was done primarily through word of mouth, newspaper ads, and help wanted signs in windows. Getting these jobs depended on connections, a resume or paper application you could fill out on-site. The Internet paved the way for you to apply for a job from the comfort of your home by emailing your resume to a company’s HR department, searching and applying for jobs online and more.

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.

Using Your ATS to Find Candidates During the Candidate Shortage

Automated Business Designs

As the economy gets back on its feet and more Americans become vaccinated, there has been an upsurge in job opportunities available. A recent article from USA Today Money , reports that many Americans are worried about switching jobs during the pandemic due to the health and financial risks.

Recruiting Videos Don’t Have To Suck.

Recruiting Daily

There’s a ton of talk out there about how important it is for recruiters and employers to incorporate video into their talent attraction strategies , but the truth is, there’s no competitive advantage when everyone’s doing the same thing – and recruiting videos have quickly moved from the margins to the mainstream, from cutting edge to cliche. This means if your mobile recruiting strategy is missing video, you’re missing out.

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HR Technology: One Platform To Rule Them All, One Platform To Find Them.

Recruiting Daily

Every year in the US alone employers spend $72 billion — that’s billion, with a B — on recruiting services, staff and technology. The latter purchase would probably yield a better return on investment than most employers are getting out of their recruitment spend — so why do companies continue to spend so much? Gone are the days of just-in-time hiring, where time-to-fill was the only metric that really mattered to front line recruiters.

What Brandon Hall Group’s new report tells us about high-performance Recruitment Marketing

SmashFly

Last week, we shared a new report from Brandon Hall Group’s Kyle Lagunas on “ Key Components of High-Performance Recruitment Marketing,” available for complimentary download here. The report has been very popular with our community, I think, because talent acquisition leaders are ready to take their Recruitment Marketing strategies to the next level. The report is packed with best practices that modern recruiting organizations can learn from.

Recruiting Apps You Can Use to Improve Your Sourcing Efforts

4 Corner Resources Staffing Blog

Recruiting top talent is never an easy task. Mobile apps can save you time by allowing you to easily post jobs, screen resumes, schedule interviews, and send out offer letters. Below is a list of the best recruiting apps that you can take advantage of starting today!

Rebuilding Your Business and Need to Hire Fast? 9 Nifty ATS Tools

ApplicantStack Applicant Tracking

A mobile-friendly interface lets candidates apply, interview, and onboard remotely. Multiple job board accounts? An applicant tracking system is a specific type of recruiting software. It automates the hiring process from job posting to offer letter.

7 Brilliant Reasons to Automate Recruiting

ApplicantStack Applicant Tracking

Today’s post explores a fundamental issue in the recruiting industry: why you should automate recruiting. It you are using paper-based recruiting processes, this post is for you. Let’s discuss why you should automate recruiting. Why Automate Recruiting? Manage multiple job openings simultaneously. Engage with millennials and younger job candidates. How Do You Automate Recruiting? Mobile Recruiting. You post the job.

Everything You Need to Know About Job Application Trackers

CakeHR

Job application trackers or commonly known as Applicant Tracking Systems (ATS) are software applications designed to simplify your company’s recruitment process. ATS tracking serves as a centralized platform for viewing job applicants and tracking their progress through your company’s hiring process. Job application trackers also allow you to sort thousands of applicants based on the criteria you’ve set. Mobile recruitment is a must.

Want qualified candidates? Consider niche job posting sites as part of your recruitment mix

JobAdder

Recruitment Agency Software. Recruitment CRM. Tailored to temp & contract recruitment; source, place and manage contractors with ease & speed. Recruitment SMS. Recruitment Analytics. Recruitment AI/Automation. In-House Recruitment Software. Recruitment Management System. Recruit faster by giving hiring managers better visibility of shortlist and hiring progress. Job Boards. Job Posting. Mobile Recruitment.

The Recruitment Process Checklist Every Recruiter Needs

Yello

To efficiently and effectively identify, assess and hire talent, companies are investing in recruitment operations strategies to streamline their recruiting efforts, improve hiring processes, and speed things up. Adopting a standardized recruitment process checklist is key for any talent acquisition team. Here’s everything you need to know about creating a hiring checklist: Why You Need a Recruitment and Selection Process Checklist. Recruitment Operations

Top 100 HR and Recruitment Blogs [by Organic Traffic with Top 3 Articles Each]

Ongig

There are a ton of great HR/Recruitment blogs. Ongig, of course, has its own recruiting blog — you’re reading it right now! This includes general HR blogs, recruiting blogs, talent acquisition blogs, employer branding blogs and more. Top 3 HR/recruitment blog posts.

2018 Recruiting Checklist for Directors of Talent Acquisition

Yello

Is your team looking to recruit and hire top-notch employees? Is your budget tight and job requisition list a mile long? This recruiting checklist will help you re-focus your recruitment marketing efforts, improve your company’s candidate experience and make top talent actively pursue your brand. If you don’t yet have a talent community to mine, review past LinkedIn messages, emails or job board portals you have previously used to post open positions.

Engaging a Talent Pipeline Post Hiring Events

Yello

When a new requisition opens, you scramble to source from multiple job boards, ask department leads for internal talent recommendations, search LinkedIn for potential candidates and remind employees to submit referrals. If you recruit at campus career fairs, diversity conferences and professional hiring events, you should already have a talent pipeline. Tailor recruitment marketing content to the most-requested topics to increase candidate interaction with your brand.

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2017 Recruiting Checklist For Directors of Talent Acquisition

Yello

Is your team looking to recruit and hire top-notch employees? Is your budget tight and job requisition list a mile long? This recruiting checklist will help you re-focus your recruitment marketing efforts, improve your company’s candidate experience and make top talent actively pursue your brand. If you don’t yet have a talent community to mine, review past LinkedIn messages, emails or job board portals you have previously used to post open positions.

The recruitment process: 10 things you need to master to succeed

Workable

We’d love to tell you that the recruitment process is as simple as posting a job and then choosing the best among the candidates who flow right in. There are 10 main areas of the recruitment process that, once mastered, can help you: Optimize your recruitment strategy. What is the recruitment process? Simply put, it includes all the steps that get you from job description to offer letter – and we’ve broken down all these steps into 10 focal areas for you below.

Oldie but Goodie: The Time for Talent Analytics in Recruitment is NOW

SmashFly

On occasion we will share these posts to show how far we’ve come and how far we still have to go with recruitment marketing as an industry. And while a lot of the focus is on current employees or core HR (and should be), recruitment marketing and how you effectively and efficiently find your employees is just as critical. This article will focus on where Talent Analytics fits in your recruiting strategy and some insights into what you should be looking for.

Top 5 Tips for Recruiting Top Talent on College Campuses

Jobvite

There is stiff competition for the best candidates these days, regardless of your industry or the job description. Online tools like LinkedIn have made it possible for professionals to share their resumes, experience, and portfolios with the world, and competitive brands aren’t afraid to court top talent—even if they’re not looking to change jobs. The steep competition has made college recruitment a key resource for hiring managers. Rock the Recruitment Fair.

Fitness Clubs: How to Maximize the Number of Applicants

CareerPlug

Even more fatigue is associated with the recruiting process when there aren’t enough applicants for hiring managers to consider. Make Your Job Opportunities Easy to Find. To make your fitness club’s positions easy to find, start with creating generic job titles for your available opportunities. Creating simple job titles like “Personal Trainer” will ensure that your jobs are easier to discover online. percent ( Recruiter ). Recruiter.

Top 5 Tips for Recruiting Top Talent on College Campuses

Jobvite

There is stiff competition for the best candidates these days, regardless of your industry or the job description. Online tools like LinkedIn have made it possible for professionals to share their resumes, experience, and portfolios with the world, and competitive brands aren’t afraid to court top talent—even if they’re not looking to change jobs. The steep competition has made college recruitment a key resource for hiring managers. Rock the Recruitment Fair.

Everything I Learned About Recruiting, I Learned From Content Marketing

Recruiting Daily

There’s a cottage industry out there of industry analysts, speakers, consultants and bloggers dedicated to the HR and recruiting industry, and the fact is, these “experts” must be seeing something I don’t see about the industry they’re covering. How come recruiters spend so much time talking about really obvious stuff like “ candidate experience ” or “ mobile recruiting ?” Great recruiters tell a damn good story.

Candidate Experience: A Crash Course for Modern Recruiters

Jibe

This article is designed to help beginner recruiters better understand and utilize candidate experience best practices across the recruiting lifecycle. Candidate experience refers to how job seekers perceive and react to employers’ sourcing, recruiting, interviewing, hiring, and onboarding processes. It has proven to be directly tied to recruiting performance , making it one of the most highly regarded talent acquisition topics today.