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A Simple Guide To SEO

RecruitmentJuice

When hearing people discuss the best way to “optimise” your website or job advert for “SEO” purposes, you may feel like you’re listening to someone speaking a make-believe language. What is SEO? SEO (Search Engine Optimisation) is where you ensure that your website or job advert gets the most organic traffic as possible on search engines such as Google. Also, while SEO seems like a made-up language at first, it’s not too hard to get your head around.

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What is Recruitment Marketing?

JazzHR

At first glance, recruitment and marketing might not appear to have much in common. However, just as traditional marketing is all about connecting your brand with the right people using the right messages, successful recruiting is about attracting the right candidates for the right role. It’s no secret that recruitment has changed substantially in recent years. So what are the elements of recruitment marketing and how do they work?

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

Hireology

With the unemployment rate at a record-low, the hiring market is more competitive than ever before for employers across industries. 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. employees would be open to new job opportunities.

3 Reasons Recruitment Marketing is the BEST Way To Attract Great Candidates

Social Talent

Recruitment marketing looks to harness the power of company advertising and couple it with strong recruitment strategies, to ensure maximum impact. With nearly 75% of internet users having some form of social media account, recruiters can now cast their net further than ever before. Understanding The Value Of Effective SEO. SEO (Search Engine Optimisation) might be one of those terms you’ve come across before, but never stopped to think about.

The Surprising Way to Increase Careers Site Traffic

Rally Recruitment Marketing

In Recruitment Marketing, getting qualified candidates to apply to your roles is the name of the game. This is why having a recruitment marketer on your team is so important, because this is the stuff we can focus on! What about social media?

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How to Tell the Difference Between Employer Branding and Recruitment Marketing

SmartRecruiters

Today’s job seekers have more employment options that ever before, empowering them to choose the right company based on fit. In response, businesses are moving away from traditional methods of candidate attraction (public job boards, cold outreach) in favor of more employer brand-focused efforts that target talent before they apply. The best employer brands are consistent across all communication channels—social media, word of mouth, company pages, and job descriptions.

5 Benefits of Taking a Marketer’s Approach to Your Recruiting Strategy

JazzHR

Best-in-class recruiters know that the talent acquisition process starts long before a candidate lands on the job listing on their website. They put on the marketer’s thinking cap and harness tactical marketing initiatives to attract, engage and eventually convert top talent.

The Ultimate Recruiters Guide to Using Social Media to Source Candidates in 2019

Recruiterly Blog

When it comes to sourcing candidates and finding the best fit for your business, there’s one place you can’t ignore: social media. adults on Facebook and 3.196 billion people using social media in general – that place is on the social networks. That said, using social media to source candidates is no easy task, and – like with any recruitment strategy – it can be easy to get off course. Why Social Media.

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

SmartSearch

While industry professionals are speculating about the reasons behind Indeed’s announcement, the impact is clear: Effective January 7, 2019, if you want your jobs to be on Indeed, you must be sponsoring your jobs on Indeed. This policy change may seem scary, but it also offers new opportunities for you to evolve your recruitment marketing strategy. Want more candidates applying to your jobs…without paying more for job advertising?

The Recruiter’s Guide to Digital Marketing.

Recruiting Daily

This, if anything, should be good news for recruiters and the talent acquisition industry. But if the Royals can turn it around, even after 30 years of futility, trust me: there’s still hope for recruiters. The Farm System: Minor League Recruitment Marketing. But instead of making it happen, recruiters, it seems, would prefer to watch, and wonder, instead. And like batting in baseball, making contact is everything in recruiting.

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Smart Ways to Beat the Pressure of Seasonal Hiring

Rally Recruitment Marketing

Attracting, recruiting and onboarding sometimes tens of thousands of employees in a matter of months takes smart recruiting strategies and disciplined recruiting operations. Job advertising, recruiting events, social media — all of your recruiting strategies need to be laser focused and need to work together. Here’s a look at smart seasonal recruiting strategies we’ve seen from two employers: Target and See’s Candies.

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You’d Better Ask Somebody: Why Employee Referrals (Still) Matter in Hiring.

Recruiting Daily

That’s the paradox of social networking; while our updates ostensibly reflect what’s going on in our life, we can no longer lead lives that aren’t largely informed by what happens online, and how our connections will react, no matter how much of a stretch that “friend” moniker might in fact be. On a recent appearance on the Animal radio show, Matt Charney was talking about what constitutes “great” recruiting content.

7 Essential Recruitment Marketing Tools (and How to Use Them)

Linkedin Talent Blog

That’s because I work in the world of recruitment marketing where my goal is to help companies use marketing strategies—think job ads, paid media, social media, etc.—to It’s only by looking at data and results from each marketing activity that I can understand candidate behaviors and make decisions that will optimize what companies are investing in. free) traffic (meaning they searched for your company or job online).

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Executing a Digital Content Strategy for Recruitment

Recruiting Daily Advisor

When trying to source the best candidates for a role, recruiters sometimes forget that a well-planned content strategy can make their job a lot easier for them. Content Marketing. Here are some examples of the types of content that can be featured in your content marketing: Blogging. Scour Google for top ranking blogs surrounding careers and recruitment. Marketers use white papers to educate their audience about a particular topic. On-site SEO.

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.

5 HUGE Lessons Recruiters Must Learn from 2015

Social Talent

2014 taught us a number of lessons about the recruitment industry ; mobile is extremely important when it comes to recruiting, today’s job market is most definitely candidate driven, employer branding is an essential element of the recruitment process, job ads with images attract more candidates, and promises of a higher salary don’t necessarily secure the candidate. Social Networks are going niche and private. That means marketing!

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.

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.

Oldie but Goodie: The Future of Corporate Career Sites

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. Career Sites are no longer (or should no longer) be static job pages linked together by a single homepage but really act as your recruiting hub for engaging and interfacing with candidates about your company and employment opportunities. Every job should have it’s own page that is SEO optimized.

Hot Recruiting Topics to Blog About to Boost Your Placements

Avionte

Blogging is one of the key components of any recruitment marketing plan. It helps drives traffic to your website (SEO), gives your firm some serious street cred and ultimately, boosts placements. . Aiden is contemplating leaving his job as a software engineer but before he applies anywhere, he needs to spruce up his resume. Before he leaves the blog post, he notices a call to action button that says, “See current job openings” and clicks the link.

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How to: Successfully Influence Candidates at EVERY Stage of their Decision-Making Process

Social Talent

The goal of all of your employer branding efforts should be to create differentiation and preference in the minds of both current and future employees within a desired target group – one which we want to recruit and retain from. When we mention the decision-making process, many of you may automatically conjure images of the traditional, linear consumer decision-making funnel as set out by many marketing theorists in the past. Recruiters do, but not candidates.

Oldie but Goodie: Source of Hire & Candidate Touchpoints

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. Two weeks ago (2011) I wrote a post on accurately measuring “Source to Hire” through your ATS & job distribution technology and received the following interesting comment from Master Burnett: There is rarely a single source of hire in today’s hyper connected reality. Follow your Twitter profiles (recruiting, corporate, employee, etc.)

Has Facebook Killed the Career Site?

MightyRecruiter

And though it’s natural for avid social media users to seek information from friends on Facebook and even go looking for your Facebook company page during their job search, it will never replace the importance of having your very own career site. Social media is an amplifier helping you reach a specific crowd in their specific space with the aim of conveying traffic to your own site.”. Getting Found: Why Career Sites Hold More SEO Value.

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.

Creating Noise or Disrupting an Industry: A Look at Google Jobs and the Potential Outcomes

Proactive Talent

Google has recently released the next big step in changing recruitment marketing with it’s Google for Jobs feature. Now whenever a search is engaged that is identified as a job related in nature, Google will automatically aggregate job listings from nearly all job boards, third party and company career pages alike. How it Works The idea here is to create a one stop shop for job seekers.

Are You Paying a Steep Applicant Tax to Attract Top Talent in Today’s Applicant Economy?

Hireology

Given the historically-low unemployment rate and competitive hiring market, many employers are paying far above market value to secure top talent. Does your team measure how much you’re spending on recruitment marketing efforts – and whether or not your current recruitment marketing strategy is driving results? The Costs of Investing in Only One Recruitment Marketing Channel Add Up Quickly. Job Board Platforms Double Down on Marketing.

Creating a New Company Career Site: The Definitive Guide

Ongig

It’s no secret that your company career site is one of the most important elements of your recruiting strategy. In fact, it’s a culmination of many initiatives: candidate experience, employer branding, recruitment marketing, diversity and inclusion. Step #7: Compare Your Internal Resources to a “Recruitment CMS” 1) Why Do You Need a New Company Career Site? Free up time for recruiters! Here are the core ones to consider: Job Search Box.

Creating Noise or Disrupting an Industry: A Look at Google Jobs and the Potential Outcomes

Proactive Talent

Google has recently released the next big step in changing recruitment marketing with its Google for Jobs feature. Now, whenever a search is engaged that is identified as a job-related in nature, Google will automatically aggregate job listings from nearly all job boards, third party and company career pages alike. How it Works The idea here is to create a one-stop shop for job seekers.

Employer Considerations for Posting and Managing Evergreen Jobs

ExactHire Recruiting

When you think about where you spend the bulk of your time in the employee recruiting process, is a big chunk reserved for a certain type of position? If so, this role is probably an evergreen job. As a result, many companies keep these requisitions perpetually open on their job listings page in order to populate the candidate pipeline. Evergreen jobs and turnover. Evergreen job hiring challenges. Job boards vs. organic search.

How to Post Job Openings for Free

VIVAHR Recruiting and Hiring Tips

The best list of free job posting sites in 2019 to post a job. Free Job Posting Sites 2019. Free job boards allow employers to post jobs for free to create a win-win environment. Often times the job board is going to make money on up sales, ads and data. The more jobs on their free job board, the better the traffic can be from search engines. How to Post Jobs For Free Online in 2019. Building your job description.

Free Job Posting Sites

VIVAHR Recruiting and Hiring Tips

The best list of free job posting sites in 2019 to post a job. Free Job Posting Sites 2019. Free job boards allow employers to post jobs for free to create a win-win environment. Often times the job board is going to make money on up sales, ads and data. The more jobs on their free job board, the better the traffic can be from search engines. How to Post Jobs For Free Online in 2019. Building your job description.

Top 20 Benefits Of Applicant Tracking System (ATS)

Recruit CRM

Benefits of Applicant Tracking System For Agency Recruiters. Every day recruiters are flooded with hundreds of resumes for various jobs advertised. It is virtually impossible for recruiters to scan each resume manually and shortlist them. Easy Job Posting.

4 Benefits of Partnering with a Recruitment CRM for Your Hiring Efforts

Hireology

But a CRM isn’t only for customer relationships and your team should also tap into a recruitment CRM to make your hiring efforts more efficient. And this relationship building can be made possible with a recruitment CRM. Below, we’ve outlined several benefits of partnering with a recruitment CRM in today’s competitive hiring market. A recruitment CRM can help you digitally retail your open roles and attract quality candidates.

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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.

How Your Dealership Can Prepare for the January Spike in New Car Sales and Job Applicants

Hireology

An Influx of Job Applicants. If your dealership isn’t already staffed up, the good news is that December and January are also high-volume months for job applicants. Businesses across industries see an increase in job applicants throughout December and January, as employees start setting personal and professional goals for the coming year. How Your Dealership Can Attract Top Talent in Today’s Competitive Market. Think about your current process for job applicants.

Candidate Experience: The Curious Case of the Missing Metrics

Recruiting Daily

Every time I hear someone talk about anything involving stupid, specious concepts in recruiting, which is to say pretty much the entire response to that “join the conversation” cliché in our little industry, I get a little nauseous. Come on, recruiters. Hell, for most recruiters, the only mental calculation that most ever do on the job involves figuring out their cut after placing a candidate. Hey, forget numbers – recruiting’s all about instinct, right?

The Recruiting Strategy that Will Get You a Promotion In 2017

Jibe

We don’t necessarily want to be the ones to ever-so-bluntly say that your recruiting team is misallocating money, time, and other valuable resources. 45% of 2016 budget was allocated to job boards, advertising and recruitment agency costs— only 8% was allocated to employer branding. Without a doubt, it takes time to see the benefits of proactive recruiting strategies, but once you do you’ll be thanked (and hopefully rewarded) graciously.

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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. It combines elements of both employer branding and recruitment marketing to attract, nurture and convert candidates as well as to retain current employees. Inbound Recruiting Vs. Inbound Marketing – The Great Overlap. The job market has been no exception.

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What Recruiting and Marketing Have In Common

marenated

By Maren Hogan: I started my career in marketing. In fact, I never even considered recruitment until one day my father-in-law and husband decided they were going to start a recruiting firm and I was going to run sales. While that was 2008 (a very bad year to start a recruiting firm), I found that the world of talent acquisition really appealed to me. In fact, in both disciplines, I’ve found things I can apply to the other to make myself a better marketer and recruiter.

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What 40 Million Career Site Visitors Told Us About Inbound Candidates

Jibe

Outbound recruiting—cold calls, LinkedIn InMails, job board ads, career fairs—it’s the art of finding candidates when there aren’t already enough good ones in the pipeline. Some of today’s top recruiters are, in fact, exceptional at converting strangers into applicants, but the reality is outbound recruiting as a strategy has been losing utility for years. Where outbound is becoming less powerful, inbound recruiting has been picking up steam.

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