Social Recruiting Round-Up – February 2015

Social Talent

There was PLENTY to talk about this month, so sit back, relax and soak in all the goodness: Top Blogs in February: 5 Things Recruiters Need to STOP Doing in 2015 . These are the 5 biggest recruiter no-nos of 2015, and if we catch you still doing any of them this year, we’ll call you out!

The Social Recruiting Round-Up: May 2015

Social Talent

Each week, we strove to bring you practical and useful tips, tricks and frameworks for composing better job tweets, writing killer job ads, nailing the perfect LinkedIn invite, perfecting social content posting, using essential online tools, and engaging with in-demand talent.

Social Recruiting Round-Up – March 2015

Social Talent

There was LOADS to talk about this month, so sit back, relax and soak in all the best bits: Top Blogs in March: A Recruiter’s Handbook Guide to Instagram. How can Snapchat be used for recruiting? The answers to all your Instagram recruiting questions are right here! Job seekers!

Hiring AI 3.0- An Advantage for Job Boards

RChilli

is the current trend dominating the HR & recruitment sector. Artificial intelligence has transformed the entire recruitment process model by bringing one-click engagement into practice. 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. Introduction.

The Social Recruiting Round-Up: June 2015

Social Talent

At the start of June we decided to dedicate most of the month’s blog content to helping you guys make the most of all of the excellent recruitment/HR conferences that were taking place around the world in June (and the months to come). Top 10 Job Hunting Mistakes to Avoid (Infographic).

Social Recruiting Round-Up – November 2014

Social Talent

Hello and welcome to the pre-Christmas, November issue of Social Talent’s Social Recruiting Round-Up – a collection of the best blogs, infographics and new stories posted on the Social Talent blog in the last month. The ULTIMATE Recruiter’s Guide to Mobile for 2015.

Why Ignoring Social Recruiting Will Cost You Your Career

Social Talent

Recruiting is merging with marketing. Gone are the days that clients are willing to pay you to screen candidates that they can get from job boards. It used to be that recruiters were merely CV shufflers, matching a resume to a job. Social recruiting is a long play!

2016 social recruitment trends forecast

Workable

Social recruitment seems to have almost slavishly followed the stages of the Gartner Hype Cycle. We know that social recruitment isn’t going to replace everything else we’ve been doing but promoting your jobs to your most engaged audience makes sense. How to recruit employees effectively on social media. A quarter of all job seekers use social media as their primary tool for job searching. Diving into social sourcing?

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.

Insights from LinkedIn’s 2015 Global Recruiting Survey

Boolean Black Belt

Job boards vs. social media: What’s the most significant source of hire for companies globally? The reports of the death of job boards have clearly been greatly exaggerated. However, they still play second fiddle to job boards.

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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. And a massive 47% said the same for companies posting job ads.

3 Recruitment Trends That You Must Know In 2017

Social Talent

As we draw even closer to being smack back in the middle of 2017, we’re now starting to see some noticeable trends playing their role in 2017. For any recruiter, it’s important to be in the know when it comes to trends. Social Media.

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4 Recruiting Trends That Will Make You Feel Lucky

Spark Hire

In the recruiting industry, skill is absolutely essential but you have to admit, it doesn’t hurt to be lucky. All in all, it is a lucky time to be a recruiter. Current trends and technology make it easier to find great talent quickly and effectively. Inbound Recruiting.

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. Ignoring it today would be like running job postings exclusively in newspapers, or using only snail mail to correspond with job candidates.

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. But passive job seekers are not interested in jobs.

3 Trends To Fuel Your Recruitment Strategy For 2017

Social Talent

Each year brings with it a new niche or a new trend. For businesses and recruiters alike, it’s vital that you stay tuned in to the latest trends that are making an impact on your industry. Social Recruiting FTW!

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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.

8 Pressing Recruitment News Stories We Need to Discuss this Week – 27th June 2016

Social Talent

In recruitment news this week: Brexit and the Recruitment Industry: Where do we go from here? And t he debate is also being raged as to how the decision will affect the recruitment industry. Recruitment & Employment Confederation. Hasson Associates Recruitment.

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9 Truly Game-Changing Recruitment News Stories this Week – 13th June 2016

Social Talent

In recruitment news this week: Monster Acquires ‘Tinder for Jobs’ App, Jobr. Before being acquired by Monster, the idea with Jobr was to make the job hunting process easier and quicker. Jobr also offered tools for recruiters that let them manage and interact with applicants.

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.

3 Ways to Get Results from Social Recruiting

SmartRecruiters

Using social media in recruiting isn’t new — 84 percent of organizations surveyed by the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) currently use social recruiting. Social recruiting is more than LinkedIn.

LISTEN UP: Do NOT Miss this Week’s 7 Biggest Recruiting News Stories – 25th May 2015

Social Talent

In the news this week: New LinkedIn Data Reveals How Candidates Want to be Recruited in 2015. The key takeaways from the latest Talent Trends report where highlighted in an infographic: Source: talent.linkedin.com. Where candidates start their job searches.

Wild & Crazy Kids: Millennial Hiring Trends Every Employer Needs To Know.

Recruiting Daily

Come to think of it, actually, almost everything candidates do p**s recruiters off, including, you know, wanting to know where they stand in terms of next steps, how much a position actually pays and that kind of thing. Millennials Myths, Misconceptions and Recruiting Reality.

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Four Recruitment Trends To Watch Out For This Coming Year

Jobvite

If you’ve been following my series of recruiting articles here on Jobvite, then you’re hopefully approaching the next 12 months with a renewed optimism about the results you’ll be able to generate from social media. Job Boards Becoming Recruitment Agencies.

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!

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.

9 Job Search Trends Every Employer Needs To Know

SmartRecruiters

According to Manpower’s 2014 Talent Shortage Survey, 40% of US employers experience difficulty filling jobs. As the power in the job market shifts from employer to candidate, understanding job seeker trends enables organizations to fine tune recruitment strategies and provides leverage for prospective candidates. To stand out from the crowd, job seekers should tailor resumes to their targeted vacancy. What other trends are you seeing?

Go Beyond Job Postings: 3 Effective Ways To Attract And Hire Top Talent

Proactive Talent

Research shows that job boards on average gather 43% of all applications companies receive for new job openings. But while job boards may have the highest number of applications, their conversion-to-hire rates fall drastically behind other sources of hire like employee referrals and company career sites. Employee referrals may only account for 7% of all job applications, but they contribute nearly half of all actual hires.

6 Unmissable Recruitment News Stories this Independence Day – 4th July 2016

Social Talent

In recruitment news this week: New LinkedIn Report Reveals the Latest Job Seeking Trends. And the findings are very positive from a recruiters perspective! 27% of job seekers cite not understanding what’s expected of the role as another stumbling block.

Why I Started Proactive Talent Strategies, LLC

Proactive Talent

I started Proactive Talent Strategies, LLC after years of building modern recruiting strategies and programs due to the fact that the recruiting industry is being completely disrupted by new technologies -- and it's having a hard time catching up! Last year, while I was Head of Talent Acquisition at Glassdoor , I did a talk at SHRM National in Orlando on this very topic called "How Social Media is Transforming Talent Acquisition".

6 Unconventional Sites for Sourcing Talent

Proactive Talent

Recruiting never sleeps. There will always be candidates to hire, job requisitions to be filled, and the demand for top talent will never cease. However, candidates are becoming even more segmented across the web, they’re not spending most of their time on active channels like job boards or Linkedin, and the most in demand are constantly bombarded with recruiting messages so standing out is key. Don’t be left behind on this trend.

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.

Staffing Industry Trends 2018: Follow The Changing Industry Dynamics

Recruiting Blogs

Despite a few hiccups in certain markets, there are some favorable trends and regulatory changes that are expected to help the industry in the coming months. Mobile recruitment will at last be taken seriously by the staffing industry. Mobile recruitment will continue to rise.

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. Hiring Trends Mean For You.