The 3 Most Common Mistakes Of Mobile Recruiting


Even if you live under a rock, in the middle of a dense forest, surrounded by a desert wasteland, you still know that recruiting is now a mobile game. If you assume the recommended eight hours of sleep, this means that 25 percent of a peron’s waking day is spent on a mobile device. That said, people do use their mobile devices for more practical tasks as well, including searching for jobs. This is a staggering majority that cannot be overlooked by recruiters.

Dialed In: Mobile Recruiting and The Candidate Experience.

Recruiting Daily

If there’s one thing I really, truly hate about using my smart phone, it’s when I go to look up some basic bit of information (should be easy enough), and get stuck playing a little game that I call “the mobile hokey pokey.” You put your address in, you pull a s**t site out, you squeeze and pinch the screen, and turn it all about. With the mobile hokey pokey, you want to scream and shout…this ain’t what it’s all about.


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3 Ways Mobile Recruiting Can Help You Hire

Glassdoor for Employers

Today’s recruiters require an ability to engage new talent quickly whether it’s to meet seasonal demand or fuel new business opportunities. With a recent Glassdoor Survey indicating that 89% of job seekers rely on their mobile devices in their job search, hirers are turning to mobile recruiting to fuel their growth and attract more applicants. Here are three ways mobile recruiting can help you increase hiring: 1. Diversify your recruiting efforts.

Three Reasons to Practice Mobile Recruiting

BirdDogHR - Recruitment

Three Reasons to Practice Mobile Recruiting. With the amount of time we spend on our smartphones and tablets, it’s crucial to stay accessible to potential hires on these types of mobile devices. Without mobile access to applications, what could have been great, tech-savvy candidates might end up not being a contender at all. Here are just three reasons why your company should prioritize mobile recruiting: It saves time. Mobile Recruiting is Here to Stay.

Why You Need A Successful Mobile Recruiting Strategy NOW!

Staffing Talk

When I’m mobile. Pete Townshend’s song lyrics to 1971′s Going Mobile by The Who were meant to celebrate life on the open road. And to optimize your recruiting strategy these days, you need be where your candidates and applicants are, woods, or city, by going mobile. Black and Hispanic adults: 51% of black Americans and 42% of Hispanic Americans who use a mobile device to access the internet say that’s the primary way they go online.

The Startup Hiring Guide: Hiring for rapid growth from 5 to 50


I talk to high-growth startups every day and I keep hearing versions of “compared to recruiting, fundraising was easy”. Recruiting software and tools. This means you have something to bootstrap your social media recruiting effort to. External recruiters.

How Staffing Competes with Social Media Temp Apps


Here are a few areas in which staffing agencies outperform apps: Ability to recruit. . For a short-term fill-in, the app has the advantage, but for longer-term temp, temp-to-hire and direct hire, a recruiter should be able to provide a much better result than an app.

4 Guidelines for Optimal Job Application Conversion Rates

ExactHire Recruiting

The proof is in the numbers, and it’s pretty staggering on both desktop and mobile devices. Check out this statistic from a study referenced in an ERE post : “For every 100 candidates who click through from a job advertisement to a recruitment portal on a desktop device, an average of 8 will complete a job application. For mobile click-throughs, the completion figure is just 1.5 mobile – 4.96%. Mobilization Make it easy to apply from a mobile device.

8 Exciting Recruitment News Stories this Week – 8th February 2016

Social Talent

In recruitment news this week: LinkedIn to Acquire Connectifer. We first reported on Connectifer , the AI-based recruitment search, late last year when they had just raised $6 million more to continue building out their platform. At the time, their growth underscored an evolution not just in recruitment software but in the bigger area of vertical search. More than half of those active users (57%) are on mobile. Tinder for Recruiters” Gains £7 million Investment.

Leveraging Technology to Hire the Right Talent in Today’s Crisis


The recession has not only a huge impact on the workforce but also the recruitment process. Although many organizations have put their hiring process on hold until the economic downturns are over, some are still recruiting to prevent a business slowdown. Faster Screening.

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

ApplicantStack Applicant Tracking

A mobile-friendly interface lets candidates apply, interview, and onboard remotely. An applicant tracking system is a specific type of recruiting software. Why automate recruiting with an ATS? Pre-screen candidates when they apply. Do phone screens.

Using the Right Technology to Support an Undeniable Candidate Experience

ClearCompany Recruiting

A recruiter’s day is often tied up in administrative tasks, leaving minimal, if any at all, time to update candidates on their application status or be available for questions and concerns. Unable to reach or communicate with a recruiter. Simple confirmation emails once applications are submitted and an email address a recruiter could be reached at would be a great start. If there’s something recruiters always wish they had more of, it’s time.

Recruiting Apps You Can Use to Improve Your Sourcing Efforts

4 Corner Resources Staffing Blog

Recruiting top talent is never an easy task. Mobile apps can save you time by allowing you to easily post jobs, screen resumes, schedule interviews, and send out offer letters. Below is a list of the best recruiting apps that you can take advantage of starting today!

Top 6 Benefits Of An Automated Recruitment Process


Recruitment is a time-consuming process, involving a range of different tasks. Here are 6 ways an automated recruitment process could be used to improve your company’s hiring process. Filter And Pre-Screen Candidates. Remote Recruitment. Utilize Employee Onboarding Time.

Automate the Recruiting Process with Candidate Texting


People spend an average of five hours a day on their mobile devices. According to Jobvite’s 2020 Job Seeker Nation Report , there is a 98% open rate for mobile recruiting texts vs. a 20% open rate for recruiting emails. Expedited Pre-Screening Process.

How Modern is Your Recruiting Process?

ClearCompany Recruiting

In the recruiting industry, competitive advantage is everything. From the perspective of candidates and top talent, the way you communicate to the technology you use to recruit sets your business apart from your competitors. What does your #recruiting process say about your business? How long has it been since I last evaluated or updated my recruiting process? Does my recruiting process use mobile technologies like text/sms or other mobile communication applications?

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5 Solutions for Hiring During Busy Season

BirdDogHR - Recruitment

If you work in recruitment at a manufacturing company, you already know that hiring during busy seasons is a major pain point. Bringing on new staff at this time of year can be a catch-22: you need skilled new workers to contribute to your projects — but at the same time it takes time and energy away from your existing team to recruit, hire, and onboard these team members. Use Mobile Recruitment. Ensure Efficient Onboarding. Background Screening. (1).

Top 10 Applicant Tracking Systems (ATS) Of 2021 | Which One To Choose?

Recruit CRM

Suppose you own a recruitment agency with just 30 recruiters and you're looking for an Applicant Tracking System (ATS) that suits your small business needs but guess what? In short, it's the go-to recruiting software that headhunters turn to when hiring employees for their clients.

Top 10 Applicant Tracking Systems (ATS) Of 2021 | Which One To Choose?

Recruit CRM

Suppose you own a recruitment agency with just 30 recruiters and you're looking for an Applicant Tracking System (ATS) that suits your small business needs but guess what? In short, it's the go-to recruiting software that headhunters turn to when hiring employees for their clients.

Creating the Best Possible Interview for Candidates

BirdDogHR - Recruitment

Hiring and maintaining top talent starts with smart recruiting, this includes the all too well-known, and often over-complicated, interview. When it comes to interviewing and recruiting qualified candidates take our advice and do the following: Do your research. Starting from the earliest interaction, the recruiting process, your business is making an impression. Three Reasons to Practice Mobile Recruiting March 8, 2017. Background Screening. (1).

Improve Your Compliance Process and Go Paperless

BirdDogHR - Recruitment

We’ve helped hundreds of federal contracting companies that require a secure, easy-to-use, paper-free recruiting and onboarding system to remain compliant. BirdDogHR offers a simplified and easy-to-use ATS and Onboarding software to help your business stay up-to-date with OFCCP regulations. Three Reasons to Practice Mobile Recruiting March 8, 2017. Why Onboarding is So Important in a Construction Workplace March 6, 2017. Background Screening. (1).

Add Value to Your Training With Video

BirdDogHR - Recruitment

It goes without saying that training is a vital part of the onboarding process but it can also be expensive and time consuming if you’re using outdated training methods because seminars, classes, and the loss of productivity all come with a hefty price tag. Three Reasons to Practice Mobile Recruiting March 8, 2017. Why Onboarding is So Important in a Construction Workplace March 6, 2017. Background Screening. (1). Mobility. (3). Onboarding. (10).

The Recruitment Process Checklist Every Recruiter Needs


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

Making giant leaps at the California Staffing Professionals Conference

Recruiting Blogs

As we prepared for lift-off at the SmartSearch exhibit booth to start the countdown on our soon-to-be-launched Version 21 upgrade, we were excited to see our vendor partners Flexible Support Group , Monster , and Universal Background Screening onboard at the Expo. On Thursday afternoon, it was my pleasure to introduce David Searns of Haley Marketing and his gravity-defying presentation on Social Recruiting.

Recruitment trends: 10 experts share what’s in store for 2020


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.

Candidate Experience: A Crash Course for Modern Recruiters


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.

Top 100 HR and Recruitment Blogs [by Organic Traffic with Top 3 Articles Each]


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.

iCIMS Analyst Event: Building an Ecosystem

Brandon Hall

While iCIMS’ core products are iCIMS Recruit TM , iCIMS Connect TM , and iCIMS Onboard TM , what intrigued me most during the event was their partner ecosystem, which includes more than 150 partner vendors. Examples of some innovations under development are: Using predictive data to help recruiters identify who they should be looking for/the best position title for their requisitions. Using social networking technology in their iCIMS Onboard TM product.

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Lower Candidate Fall Off Rates in 3 Simple Steps

Automated Business Designs

Mobile. In cases of higher fall off rates, weak upfront screening is often a key contributor. Though clients share part of the responsibility, there are certain practices and tools recruiters can use to accelerate placements: Use Your Recruitment CRM – So much of keeping the hiring process brief depends on wrangling candidates and clients appropriately. A strong recruitment CRM helps track appointments and routinize follow ups. -->. Automated Business Designs.

The recruitment process: 10 things you need to master to succeed


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? Recruitment Marketing – find and attract better candidates. Reporting, Compliance & Security – be compliant throughout the recruitment process.

How to Write a Job Description


We’ve all heard the stat that a recruiter spends less than 10 seconds looking at a candidate’s resume. Here’s what recruiters need to know about writing a great job description. These steps can help a hiring team or new recruiter put together a job description to attract the best candidates. If you’re an internal recruiter or someone to whom the company is outsourcing the hiring process, the first step must be to learn more about the role and required skills.

Candidate Experience Part III – Tools

Great Hires

The tools you choose for your candidate experience may already be part of the enterprise-wide solutions offered by your company, or point solutions you choose as a recruiter that match your personal best practices. Note: Talent Tech Labs produces an excellent quarterly map of the recruiting ecosystem if you are looking for an overview of the key players grouped by segment in the talent acquisition field.

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.