Say Hello to Enhanced Job Descriptions

ViziRecruiter

It’s safe to say that we live and operate in a heavily visual, social media-driven era. This begs the ultimate hiring question: why are job descriptions still text-based and boring? Enhanced Job Descriptions Attract High-Quality Candidates.

Social Recruiting: You’re Doing It Wrong.

Recruiting Daily

Here’s the thing about being a recruiter. If you want to sell a job, you’ve got to sell a story. But I’m not going to lie to you – even though, I am a recruiter, as we’ve established. The Social Recruiting Saga: Our Tale Begins.

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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.

5 Things Recruiters Need to STOP Doing in 2015

Social Talent

Answer: because both social network giants have recognised the fact that IM is fast becoming the world’s primary method of communication. Boolean offered us a way of doing this, but it was tricky and many recruiters still struggle to get to grips with the operators involved in using it.

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How to?Attract and?Hire?Quality Candidates?During?Change

Talemetry

Discover 5 ways Talemetry partners with LinkedIn and Indeed to find and hire job seekers in times of change. While Indeed is an online job board, many of its features are evolving to capture the immediate and community-based nature of social media.

3 Ways to Boost Your Candidate Pipeline

JazzHR

Check out a few suggestions for boosting the number of candidates flowing into your JazzHR account: 1) Make sure your job posting is engaging. It’s important to make a distinction between the job posting and the job description. 2) Widely syndicate your job.

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How to Write a Job Description That Will Sizzle on Social Media

Recruiting Blogs

How to Write a Job Description That Will Sizzle on Social Media. If not knowing how to write a job description tailored to social media is what’s holding you back from getting on board, we’re here to help. Decreased recruiting costs.

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? How do you go about building a strong employer brand to help your company attract and recruit top talent? After that, I moved into more recruiting leadership roles at startups. Q: What is social media recruiting?

Recruiting on LinkedIn: a step-by-step guide

Workable

With more than half a billion members, LinkedIn is a formidable recruiting tool that lets you post jobs, build your company brand and network with passive candidates. Here’s a primer on how to recruit on LinkedIn, starting with posting jobs: How to post jobs on LinkedIn.

My Take On The 2012 Recruiting Tech Startup Competition

Staffing Talk

The highlight of this year’s Recruiting Innovation Summit was the Recruiting Tech Startup Competition. Of nearly 50 initial applicants, six innovative recruiting tech startups were invited to compete the grand prize of $10,000 (and some serious bragging rights).

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

Social Talent

Hired says it screens job candidates through a rigorous process combining algorithms and human curation, so employers don’t need to sift through a giant pile of résumés. The service was initially focused on tech roles, but it has since expanded to sales jobs. Social media recruiting.

4 Places Candidates Go to Research Your Employer Brand

Rally Recruitment Marketing

This is why candidates today check multiple sources to research your company before deciding whether or not to apply for your job or accept your offer. According to The Talent Board , your careers page is the #1 place candidates go to research your company.

6 Fascinating Recruitment News Stories to Kick-Off the New Month – 1st August 2016

Social Talent

In recruitment news this week: This is What Millennials Want From Their Job Hunt (Psst! thing millennials want out of a job is advancement opportunity (67%), narrowly beating out better pay (60%) and challenging work (51%). Male and female Millennials job hunt differently.

Add a Jobs tab to your Facebook page

Workable

There are many ways to promote jobs on Facebook. You can pay for targeted job ads or you can post status updates on your personal profile and in private groups. An easy and free way to advertise all your open positions in one spot, however, is through the Facebook jobs tab.

How to recruit on Reddit

Workable

There’s a popular saying in the recruiting world: You’ve got to go where your candidates are. For recruiters, that means going beyond mainstream job boards to source in nontraditional channels. Here’s a guide on how to recruit on Reddit: Know the Reddit landscape.

Job advertising on social media with Workable

Workable

Social media platforms, along with traditional job boards, serve as effective recruitment channels. By sharing or advertising your open jobs on social media, you increase the chances of finding qualified candidates faster. Post or share your job ads for free.

How to build a social media recruitment strategy: An FAQ guide

Workable

Social media sourcing involves using social networks to identify, attract, engage and hire potential candidates. Recruiters use social media sourcing to build talent pipelines for future roles and engage passive candidates who haven’t applied for current openings.

How Social Media and Technology Will Lead Jobseekers out of the Desert and into the Oasis

MightyRecruiter

Gerry Crispin considers himself a life-long student of recruiting. Passionate about examining how candidates, recruiters, and hiring managers can better achieve their goals and objectives, he’s built a career on facilitating communication between these three key stakeholders.

The Talent Shortage Survival Guide

Recruiting Daily

Of course, I’ve heard it will be a minor blip on the big picture radar, and I’ve heard it will be the biggest deal for recruitment since the invention of the internet, depending on what media report I happen to be watching. Think recruiting is tough now?

What is a Resume Parser?

RChilli

Resume Parsing or CV Parsing converts unstructured resume data into a structured form to speed up the recruitment process. Resume Parsing software are commonly used by recruiters, applicant tracking systems and job boards to automate extraction, analysis and storage of candidate data. Here are a few examples: You have written job profile as ‘Java Developer’ in your job description. Job skills are skills’ names related to a specific job.

Risky Business: Why You Should Own Your Own Recruiting Data.

Recruiting Daily

Over the years, I’ve often written about my experiences as a lifetime recruiter. Now, I’m going to let you in on a little secret: the key to good recruiting is having a good database. Talk about shitty jobs. We had entered the golden age of online recruiting.

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What You Need to Know About Expanding Your HR Team

Recruiting Daily Advisor

A growing organization indicates not only bigger profits but also rapidly increasing job responsibilities for people working behind it. It’s not enough to recruit more people to do various tasks; it’s important to employ more HR staff to support your new hires. .

How Will ATS’ Improve Social Media Hiring in 2020?

ApplicantStack

Social media hiring is growing in importance. Want to improve social media hiring in 2020? Social media has changed recruitment significantly—in a relatively short period of time. Many HR professionals don’t understand how an applicant tracking system supports social media recruiting. ATS’ were introduced before social media. Because of this, many users haven’t leveraged them to maximize the potential of social sites.

Are You Using CRM Tools For Recruiting? (Smart Companies Do)

ApplicantStack Recruiting Software

CRM for Recruiting. An ATS is a type of recruiting software. It automates repetitive operations like posting jobs , collecting applications, parsing resumes, and administering screening questionnaires. You create and manage all hiring communications with your ATS: job descriptions , screening questionnaires, emails, candidate scorecards , and structured interview scripts. How Do You Use CRM For Recruiting? How Does CRM For Recruiting Work?

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5 Staffing and Recruiting Trends You Need to Know to Hire Top Talent

AkkenCloud

Few things are more discouraging to an HR professional than recruiting and onboarding the “perfect hire,” only to learn that the candidate was not a good fit after all. Pay careful attention to employee review sites and social media platforms. Social recruiting.

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 is packed with best practices that modern recruiting organizations can learn from.

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Where Else Could We Find Talent From?

Sirona Consulting

Last week I was sitting with a senior head of talent for a company here in the UK and we were talking recruitment strategies, talent sourcing and social media, and well as enjoying some nice South American coffee. They then ended up filling many roles via recruitment agencies.

4 Challenges All Modern Recruiters Face (and Their Modern Solutions)

Social Talent

With the rise of recruitment technology, companies have seen its benefits for their hiring process, especially in finding the right candidate to fill in a position. This is all because there are modern recruitment challenges that recruiters face. Recruitment Technology.

How to Find and Attract More Qualified Candidates

Newton Software

Strategic Job Postings. Social Recruiting and an Employee Referral Program. Write enticing job descriptions. With the competitive nature of today’s job market, hiring for skilled positions often requires sourcing and outreach to passive candidates.

HR Recruitment Trends to Watch in 2020

ViziRecruiter

Over the past few years, HR trends have shifted focus to creating a positive candidate experience, strengthening employer branding and embracing social recruitment. Are you job posts and application optimized for a mobile experience? Inbound Recruiting.

Semantic Search: Faking Your Way To Sourcing Success

Recruiting Daily

So if they can’t seem to come to a consensus on what, exactly, sourcing itself means, then the baseline (and barriers for entry) for this critical recruitment function are almost always lost in translation for the rest of us.

How To Speed Up Hiring Process (Without Hurting Quality)

Hundred5

When you consider that you have to write and post the job ad, promote it, read through all the resumes, conduct interviews, run tests and carry out background checks, you're looking at around 30-40 hours of work at least. Poorly written job description. Job boards are great!

7 Recruiting Strategies to Consider

Crelate

The Recruiting Process. Creative recruitment strategies set successful recruiters apart. When professionals talk about recruiting strategies, they often mean sourcing — proactively identifying and attracting candidates for a particular job opportunity.

Sourcing Candidates: 14 Ways to Take Pressure off Recruiters

Jibe

Considering the high costs of bad hires, it’s a shame when the sourcing and recruiting processes get rushed. Many of the world’s top employers are pouring resources into attracting candidates at the early phases of their job search journey—before they apply.

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. A Start-to-Finish Recruitment Process Checklist.

10 Ways to Use Recruiting Software to Win the War for Talent – Part 1

Newton Software

Recruiting Software. Recruiting software helps top talent come to you without a fight or struggle. By recruiting smarter, you’ll take the stress, disorganization, and inefficiency out of filling your next role, so recruiting feels like a victory. Recruitment Marketing.

The State of Candidate Experience in 10 Statistics

Recruiting Daily

With hundreds of employers voluntarily subjecting their hiring process to the intense scrutiny involved in being adjudicated by nearly 95,000 applicant responses, the 2014 Candidate Experience Awards did more than just open the recruiting books up at some of the world’s biggest brands.

5 Trends That Are Shaping the Staffing & Recruiting Industry in 2019

Recruiting Blogs

Few things are more discouraging to an HR professional than recruiting and onboarding the “perfect hire,” only to learn that the candidate was not a good fit after all. Pay careful attention to employee review sites and social media platforms. Social recruiting.

10 Things You Should Include In Your Hiring Checklist

HireRabbit

Recruitment can be a tedious process for a lot of companies. T hese simple, cost-effective actions will help you achieve significant results in your recruitment efforts. Improve your job descriptions. There are candidates who are great but did not end up getting the job.

The Evolution of the Job Posting

Recruiting Blogs

The most successful job ad ever written was Shackleton’s broadside advertising for the crew of the Endurance. While technology usually makes communication and processes better, it has actually undermined the way we advertise our jobs.