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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.

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.

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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.

Not Another Mobile Recruiting Post.

Recruiting Daily

If you want a business case or case use for the importance of mobile recruiting adoption and optimization, you don’t really have to look far. Hell, there’s a cottage industry of content marketing and conferences dedicated specifically to the whole “mobile” category – which is all kind of silly and specious. Why Are We Still Talking About Mobile Recruiting? No where is this phenomenon more obvious than in mobile recruiting.

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.

How to Write a Job Description

Vervoe

We’ve all heard the stat that a recruiter spends less than 10 seconds looking at a candidate’s resume. But, on the other side of the hiring equation, job seekers are scrolling through dozens of job descriptions at lightning speed. On average, a job seeker spends 11 hours a week looking for a new job: reading career sites, clicking on open positions, and evaluating job descriptions. What is a job description?

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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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.

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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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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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.

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 hard is really to find candidates in the age of social and search, really? Recruiters, on the other hand, obsess over this simple stuff. 5 Things Content Marketing Taught Me About Recruiting.

5 Recruiting Challenges for 2015

Glassdoor for Employers

Recruiting has changed — dramatically. What budget needs to be allocated to employer branding, and how does that tie into recruiting? Here are five recruiting challenges for 2015 and how to overcome them: Challenge #1: Talent Analytics. Thirty-four percent say cost-per-hire is the most important analytics tool for their company, while 27% say time-to-hire per job listing and demographics of job candidates are the most important things to measure.

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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.

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

ApplicantStack Applicant Tracking

Competitors who make talent sourcing a priority will snag the best candidates first. Your team can work together while social distancing. A mobile-friendly interface lets candidates apply, interview, and onboard remotely. Multiple job board accounts?

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.

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.

Three Trends Evolving in the Recruiting Industry

Leoforce

And in order to attract the best talent, you must have high quality recruiting tactics. The traditional recruiting train has left the station, and it’s time to update your recruiting strategies if you want to continue bringing in top talent. Here are three noteworthy recruiting trends that you should consider participating in: 1. Engage in social recruiting. But LinkedIn isn’t the only social recruiting tool you should utilize.

Will You Find Coal in Your Stocking or the New Hire of your Dreams?

IBM

Santa’s making a list and checking it twice – rather than finding out who’s naughty or nice, he’s checking to see which recruiters are adapting to meet today’s candidate, and which HR professionals are spinning their wheels with old and tired strategies that no longer work. One all- encompassing job description and you have it covered. The truth is job postings are frequently over the top. Why start till the job is approved?

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 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.

2018 People, HR, TA and Recruiting Conferences

Ongig

Here’s a list of top upcoming Human Resources, Talent Acquisition and Recruiting conferences, events and expos of 2018. Social Recruiting Strategies Conference (Jan. Future of recruiting with AI. Cool and new tools for recruiting in 2018. Recruiting content that converts. Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning for Recruitment. Capabilities of AI-Based Recruiting Products. Tactical sourcing tips. Sourcing on Facebook.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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 ). Ere Media.

Recruiters In Name Only: Why Real Recruiters Should Be Hunting for RINOs.

Recruiting Daily

of recruiting – those “recruiters in name only” who give the rest of us in the business a bad name. See, I’ve dedicated quite a lot of copy to talking about the current state of talent acquisition and the pulse of recruiting. RINO Hunting: Why “Recruiters In Name Only” P**s Me Off. After all, I’m a recruiter, and it’s true what they say. How To Tell If You’re Not Really A Real Recruiter.

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. Talent Sourcing. Job Boards. Job Posting.