Why You Should Supplement Recruitment Marketing with Social Media

Recruitics

One such development in the space that has captivated recruiters is the use of social media in talent acquisition. When people think of social media as a recruitment tool, they immediately think of LinkedIn or Glassdoor. True, both are in the social media family and are primarily targeted at the jobs space; however, social media provides many more channels to recruiters than the two listed above.

2017 Trends in Recruiting via Social Media

HireRight

When HireRight published its first Employment Screening Benchmark Report ten years ago, we did not survey respondents about their use of social media. It seems odd now, but a decade ago, social media wasn’t even on the hiring map. Social media has become part of the fabric of talent management, and a critical one at that. The post 2017 Trends in Recruiting via Social Media appeared first on Employment Background Check Blog - HireRight.

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WEBINAR: How to Make Social Media Buys for Recruiting – The Talent Acquisition/HR Leader’s Guide

Fistful of Talent

Posting jobs on social media is the minimum — and in today’s competitive recruiting world the minimum isn’t enough. That’s why we here at FOT put together a webinar comparing, contrasting, and ranking the top social media platforms for recruitment marketing advertising. We cut through the noise and help you make smart recruiting decisions with your recruitment marketing budget related to social.

5 Benefits of Social Media to the Recruitment System

Manatal

There are billions of people on social media right now. Social Media Statistics 2021. Before anything else, let’s take a look at social media statistics and the approximate number of users of major applications. The role of social media has evolved.

How to Leverage Social Media for Healthcare Recruitment

Hospital Recruiting

With all the buzz about social and professional networking sites, healthcare providers wonder if there’s any value in leveraging them to recruit staff. Some statistics put almost 80% of Americans with some form of social media presence, whether personal or professional.

HR Managers: Stop Wasting Time with Job Boards

JazzHR

Job Boards are Tedious, Exhausting Work to Manage. Posting a job takes time, effort, and maintenance. Recruiters and HR managers in small businesses spend far too much time on the day-to-day of managing job postings on just one job board. Manually posting each and every job opening to job boards individually can take up to 30% of your time during the week. Relying on one job board means you’re only reaching a small audience.

7 FREE Twitter Products for Serious Social Recruiters

Social Talent

Twitter is now the second most popular social network among recruiters and sourcers the world over. A total of 55% of you are using it to post jobs, source candidates, share content and message candidates. New research also shows that Twitter is becoming increasingly popular with job seekers too. In fact, 58% of job seekers have used Twitter for job-seeking purposes in the last 6 months alone. Twitter Analytics.

SmartDreamers’ Perspectives: 6 Social Media Stats Recruiters Need to Know

Smartdreamers

The era of job boards is over. Recruiters in the modern talent market need to attract passive, not just active, job candidates in order to find and retain the best hires. For most modern HR teams, a crucial part of passive candidate attraction revolves around the use of platforms like Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, YouTube, and any other social media site you care to mention. Social Media Recruitment Applicant Experience

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. Some regard social media as an afterthought.

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. Here’s everything you need to know about how to use social recruiting to build a strategy that meets your hiring needs: Intro to social media recruitment: Analyzing the data.

Social Media Dos and Don’ts for 2020

The Staffing Stream

When it comes to digital marketing, and especially social media marketing within the recruiting and staffing space, adaptability and agility can be what differentiates you from your competition. Social Media is a Tool, Not a Fad.

Using Social Media In Your Job Search: 4 Ways To Find Your Next Career Opportunity

The Execu|Search Group

Have you ever used social media during a job search? In fact, using social media in your job search is becoming an increasingly popular strategy for job seekers to view the corporate social media profiles of a potential employer. However, there are other ways to leverage these powerful tools in your job search. So how do you find jobs using social media as if you were trying to find them as if you were on a job board?

Hiring AI 3.0- An Advantage for Job Boards

RChilli

takes into consideration the social behavior of candidates which is quite useful in selecting the right candidate. It is also expected that AI will replace 16% of jobs in the next decade. Job Boards and Recruitment. Job boards are one of the best sources of recruitment, actively used by both employers and candidates. candidates go to job boards for job search, 32.1% Statistics Showing Popularity of Social Recruiting.

3 Ways Social Media is Changing the Way Recruiters Do Business

Spark Hire

Social media is key in today’s recruiting business. There are 3 ways that social media has made business easier for us when it comes to identifying the right candidates. One of my favorite things about social media is the ease of advertisement that it offers to businesses, particularly staffing businesses. No longer do I have to solely count on job boards or newspaper ads!

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. That’s because social media job posting helps you: 1. Post or share your job ads for free. Unlike job boards, social networks are built for sharing content.

Social recruiting in tech: How to make the most of Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and Reddit

Devskiller

With 94% of recruiters admitting that they use social media for candidate sourcing, the competition for tech talent is as fierce as ever. There are many ways (some of them creative) in which you can use social recruiting to source new hires! to other companies’ job offers.

Best job boards: The ultimate job sites list

Workable

Advertising your job ad to the right job boards is the first step to attracting qualified candidates. But you may not have the time to do thorough research on which job boards are best for which area or function – and this will be especially tough if you’re hiring in multiple locations or for dozens of open roles at the same time. The best job sites are featured here; you don’t need to look anywhere else. Free job boards. IT job boards. –

Using Social Media in your Recruiting Strategy

Recruiterbox

For the past decade the it word has been “social media.” Yet the real question then becomes how best to invest in social media for maximum impact on the recruitment process. A recent Bullhorn Report found that LinkedIn “drives more job views per job than Twitter and Facebook” by three and six times respectively. Recruitment leaders cited only job boards as more influential than social media for potential hires.

5 Recruitment Bloggers in Australia to Follow on Twitter

Social Talent

Today we’re sharing our five favourite recruitment bloggers in Australia that you need to be following on Twitter. Follow Greg Savage on Twitter here. Follow Nicole Underwood on Twitter here. Michael doesn’t post on his blog too often, but recently shared a piece about the various technologies that have the ability to profoundly change jobs in the workplace. This is definitely one to keep an eye on… Follow Michael Specht on Twitter here.

Twitter: 7 Things EVERY Recruiter Should Be Tweeting About

Social Talent

Have you resigned yourself to the fact that you’re ‘just not a Twitter person’? Sure, Twitter can be daunting if you’ve never used it before, but it can also be one of the best ways to build your personal brand and make a name for yourself in the recruitment industry. Surely Twitter is simply a place to share your personal thoughts and comedic observations, right? Posts about every job that lands on your desk? Twitter Chats. Job Openings.

Twitter Is No Longer Optional For Recruiters And HR

Sirona Consulting

There is a social media platform that every recruiter should be using – but they don’t, and I have no idea why. It is mainstream, super easy to use and is as mobile friendly as social networks go. I am of course talking about the little blue bird, Twitter. I have been a huge fan of Twitter for years, and it is always my go-to social network when I pick up my iPhone. If you are on Twitter currently, you can follow me here. Posting jobs.

5 Advantages of Using Social Media in Your Recruitment Advertising Strategy

WebRecruit

Social media is by no means a new tool for recruitment. With the rise in popularity of LinkedIn, Twitter and Facebook in recent years, you might think that a large number of recruiters and HR professionals would be utilising it for recruitment advertising purposes. However, a huge 60% of recruiters still don’t use social media in the recruitment process, according to the Jobvite 2015 Social Recruitment Survey.

BUMPER EDITION: 9 Fascinating Recruitment Industry News Stories – 15th June 2015

Social Talent

In the news this week: China’s Job Ads Market Heats Up (Much to LinkedIn’s Delight!). According to ERE.net , there are signs that China’s job classifieds market may be heating up thanks to some new initiatives by one key player and the entrance of a new competitor to the market. a job-search platform that targets the higher end of the recruitment spectrum and provides a platform to connect headhunters and more experienced workers.

Boosting Your Employer Branding with Social Media

Jobvite

Recruiters are no strangers to social media. For candidate attraction , social media has become an essential channel. How crucial is it that your company invests in strengthening its employer brand on social media? Or perhaps you’re focused more on candidate attraction and use social media advertising or job boards to generate candidate applicants?

Posting a Job to Social Media

Top Echelon Contracting

Once a Job is posted to your Job Board, you will also have the option to share it as a status update on LinkedIn, Facebook, and/or Twitter. There are two places where this can be done within Big Biller: Jobs Dashboard. Click the Post to LinkedIn/Facebook/Twitter icon in the Advertising column to the right of the corresponding Job details. Advertise Card on a Job Order Datasheet. Big Biller Job Board

The Advantages and Difficulties of Using Social Media in Your Advertising Strategy

BroadBean Technology

Social media has now been around for some time with just about everyone on a combination of LinkedIn, Twitter and Facebook. Why you should be using social media to assist with your recruitment advertising and what benefits can it deliver: You can reach those sought-after passive candidates. Whilst an established job board is a solid first option in advertising your vacancies you are limiting your reach to those actively searching for new roles.

How to: Create Visuals For A Twitter Job Search

Social Talent

And you have already posted the job to LinkedIn or other hiring sites? And shared it exactly one time on your Twitter account? Plus, we have already seen that many unqualified job seekers frequent LinkedIn. . A wise man once told me that the best time to look for a new job is when you already have one. You are posting jobs where the wrong people hang out, not the perfect candidate. On social media, like the rest of the world. Social Media Twitte

8 Fascinating Recruitment News Stories – 14th September 2015

Social Talent

In the news this week: SHRM Survey Reveals 2/3 of Companies Made Social Media Hires in the Last Year. Two-thirds of all companies have sourced new hires in the last year from social media , that’s according to a new study conducted by SHRM (Society for Human Resource Management). LinkedIn was by far the most heavily used social recruiting site, with 57% of the respondents sourcing at least one hire from the site in the last year.

Which is best for attracting talent: job boards or digital marketing?

WebRecruit

Consider the long-time rivalry between job boards and digital marketing, for example. Some HR departments think job boards are an irrelevant relic of the old days of recruiting, while others consider them to still be useful. Is it still worth bothering with job boards? Everyone knows how job boards work – both employers and jobseekers. These sites are an especially rich source of Millennial jobseekers, only 17% of whom use job boards.

6 Bad Habits Blocking YOU From Recruiting Success

Social Talent

I notice this trait in recruiters particularly when it comes to writing job ads. Recruiters from the same organisation tend to conform to a uniform style or tone of job ad e.g. the job ad is always formatted a certain way, a limited number of common keywords are used to describe the role, the T&Cs are always mentioned at the bottom of the job ad, etc. Be imaginative when writing your job specs! When Job Advertising Goes Horribly Wrong.

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UPS Delivers 55,982 Seasonal Hires With Social Media

Staffing Talk

I have received packages from United Parcel Service (UPS) before, but have never applied – or been a candidate – for a job at the company. I didn’t have UPS, or this post, in mind when I turned to my Twitter account yesterday. UPSjobs UPS Jobs. with a headline that says 3,287 Active Jobs for UPS. And then there are these red flags all over that map that show where the jobs are located. Then it says “CLICK HERE” to zoom in on the jobs, and up pop more flags.

Boosting Your Employer Branding with Social Media

Jobvite

Recruiters are no strangers to social media. For candidate attraction , social media has become an essential channel. How crucial is it that your company invests in strengthening its employer brand on social media? Or perhaps you’re focused more on candidate attraction and use social media advertising or job boards to generate candidate applicants? Employment Branding social media candidate attraction

10 Answers to Your Burning Social, Boolean and Passive Questions

Social Talent

Recruiting is a fast-paced and rapidly evolving space, and I frequently receive questions about everything from Boolean searches to social sourcing and nurturing passive talent. If you reach out to someone on an open platform like Twitter you’ll find the engagement rates are fantastic, providing you are on Twitter and use it actively. What advice can you give for people using Dice’s Open Web social recruiting platform? Searching on social compliments other sources.

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Twitter Spells The End Of Traditional Job Postings. Huh?!

Staffing Talk

You (or your client) decide to make a new hire, you draft a job description, post it in a bunch of places online and then… wait. He concedes that many of course also have their own personal networks from which to draw candidates from, but that your jobs are still hitting a job board somewhere. In fact, he says, and stop me if you have heard this before, social media spells the end of traditional job postings.

5 Things Recruiters Need to STOP Doing in 2015

Social Talent

We discovered from our research when conducting the 2014 Global Sourcing Surve y, that Sourcers in the Asia-Pacific region report the highest usage rates of instant messaging technology, dominated by Chinese owned WeChat (which allows employers to host company pages where candidates can apply for jobs and get status updates on their applications). Answer: because both social network giants have recognised the fact that IM is fast becoming the world’s primary method of communication.

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BUMPER EDITION: 9 Stories the Recruitment Industry is Buzzing About this Week – 24th August 2015

Social Talent

The company says it conducted research that suggests many corporate employees feel they could do a better job if they knew how to find out who else in the company had specific skills, and that most resorted to looking at LinkedIn rather than their own company’s often outdated intranet listings. Social media dynamos Instagram and Pinterest nearly doubled their users between 2012 and 2015 , according to a new study — and Pinterest is winning.

External Resources That Can Help You Find Talent Besides Job Boards

Staffingsoft

Finding and recruiting good talent is difficult, especially in a job market where unemployment is low. That’s why the traditional methods, including job boards, are no longer adequate. That means knowing the kinds of media they would use to look for jobs. It also means knowing how to use those kinds of media to recruit talent. But besides media, there are other ways to recruit, outside of using job boards. Use Social Media.

Using Visuals To Make Your Vacancies Stand Out From The Crowd

Web Based Recruitment

Press & Media. As a result the users expectations naturally change as well, including both active and passive job seekers. As the internet gets more visual every day gone are the days where text only job adverts were acceptable. Just like Mobile Recruitment (where companies are now expected to have a fully mobile enabled web presence) there is an expectation today for more than just a boring text based job posting, whether on a job board or a company website.

9 Intriguing Social Recruiting News Stories – 6th July 2015

Social Talent

In the news this week: Job Boards Still A Leading Way To Fill Vacancies. As more than one survey (including our own) has pointed out over the last few years, job boards are far from dead. And the results from the International Association of Employment Web Sites latest survey , is also showing that applying to a job posted on a commercial site is still the leading way some job seekers find work.

Using Social Media to Enhance Your Career Prospects

Recruiting Blogs

Social media has been a world-changing phenomenon. However, the last 10 years have seen a huge spike in both users of social media and reasons for using it. . In 2019, there were 3.486 billion active users on social media , equating to nearly half of the entire population having a social media presence. This platform was launched on 5 th May 2003, making it older than both Facebook and Twitter. Twitter .