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.

How to Use Google Analytics to Measure Mobile Recruiting

ExactHire Recruiting

This isn’t a beginner’s guide to understanding analytics; however, even if you are new to recruitment analytics I encourage you to read this post for its tips for using Google Analytics to measure mobile recruiting activity. Why Should You Track Recruitment Site Activity? Even with access to a recruiting software platform with in-application measurement dashboards, it still makes sense to use Google Analytics as a complementary analysis tool.

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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. In order to thrive in what might be called the “mobile recruiting wild,” these elements must be addressed. In this post, I’ll present a survival guide for successfully incorporating additional external resources into your mobile recruiting strategy. #1 Moving to Mobile Responsive Web Design.

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.

How to Take Advantage of Mobile for Recruiting

HireRight

With 45 percent of candidates taking advantage of a mobile device to apply for a job, it’s no wonder businesses are upping their mobile game when it comes to recruitment. Here are some ways that mobile can jump-start the recruiting process. The post How to Take Advantage of Mobile for Recruiting appeared first on Employment Background Check Blog - HireRight.

This Job Crunch is our Least Favorite Form of Exercise

Fistful of Talent

While LinkedIn now boasts more than half of a billion users , recruiters are simply competing against each other for all the exact same candidates ( who probably already have a job anyway ). In this record-low era, some users are so bombarded with recruiting messages, they are just ignoring them altogether. Fatigue is just part of the reason recruiters are investing fewer resources into professional platforms this year. Mobilize your recruiting strategies.

5 HUGE Lessons Recruiters Must Learn from 2014’s Biggest Outcomes

Social Talent

2014 was choc-a-block with lessons to be learned, tips to take note of and techniques to be applied to how we go about sourcing in 2015, and we want to make sure you didn’t miss any of them: Mobile Usage Surpassed Desktop. In 2014, mobile was no longer just an up and coming technology to be thought about in future terms. And the mobile phenomenon had quite the impact on the recruitment industry : Mobile changed job search. Mobile changed job boards.

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What’s Your Recruiting Personality? [QUIZ]

ExactHire Recruiting

Looking to get into the recruiting profession? Or, maybe you’re already a seasoned pro but just want to better identify your true recruiting strengths? Whatever the case, take ExactHire’s “What’s Your Recruiting Personality?” Whether you’re happy managing metrics, driven by social shares or energized by candidate conversations…there’s a recruitment role that speaks to your passion. This is especially true when it comes to navigating the mobile recruiting space.

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.

Using Your ATS to Find Candidates During the Candidate Shortage

Automated Business Designs

This has caused staffing and recruiting firms to focus their strategies on reaching out to candidates that are already working. Is it through a job board, social media, cold calling? Social Media Posting.

Small Companies Can Be Recruiting Contenders

SmartSearch

Many small businesses must compete with larger companies for talented recruits, without the luxury of internal recruiters or head-hunters to conduct searches and interview candidates. For example, here are some areas to focus on: Entice candidates by making it easy to apply (think mobile). Recruit the best for your unique business. Here are some other areas to focus on to help your small business be a recruiting contender.

5 Marketing Trends Shaping The Future of Recruitment

Social Talent

Recruitment has evolved dramatically over the past decades and is now a multi-billion dollar industry, thanks largely to the development of and advances in technology. Recruitment was heavily reliant on word-of-mouth and face-to-face applications. But now, with new technology and changes in candidate behaviour, recruiting is using modern marketing tactics to fill open positions. Today, we are exploring the 5 main marketing trends that will shape the future of recruitment.

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Top 5 Recruiting Challenges to Overcome in 2016

TargetRecruit

These types of issues require recruiters and HR professionals in every type of industry to implement new solutions and strategies to improve the entire process––from sourcing to placing, and even beyond that. If you missed our webinar revealing the solutions to the top five challenges in recruiting, here’s a quick overview of the common challenges and how an end-to-end cloud platform can solve each problem. Recruiters need to make a quick hire as soon as a position is available.

Mapping out Solutions: Integrated Geolocation

TargetRecruit

Data analytics, when applied to mapping and geographic information, allow powerful tools to be developed that can be used for a wide range of purposes, recruitment not the least among them. Location targeting can benefit recruiting in general. Recruiting via Geolocation by Industry Professionals. Other metrics allowed recruiters to identify which candidates my might have potential, but who were not presently qualified to join (find more about the Marine Corps.

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

ApplicantStack Applicant Tracking

Your team can work together while social distancing. 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?

6 Top Tips For Effective Text Recruiting

Yello

05/24/2018 // Mobile Recruiting. As a recruiter, do you text with job candidates? Read on for six ways to attract and engage candidates through text recruiting. Don’t let your content get buried in email—connect with top talent via text recruiting. Through texting recruiting, increase the likelihood this content will be opened and viewed—not lost in an email inbox. Maximize text recruiting efforts with a clear understanding of candidate engagement.

6 Top Tips For Effective Text Recruiting

Yello

05/24/2018 // Mobile Recruiting. As a recruiter, do you text with job candidates? Read on for five ways to attract and engage candidates through text recruiting. Don’t let your content get buried in email—connect with top talent via text recruiting. Through texting recruiting, increase the likelihood this content will be opened and viewed—not lost in an email inbox. Maximize text recruiting efforts with a clear understanding of candidate engagement.

4 Innovative Practices For Recruiting For Financial Services

Ideal

A recent PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) report founds disruptive new technology, evolving customer expectations, and changing regulations are all affecting the ability of financial services to recruit the right talent for their firms. The new highly specialized skills coupled with the requirement of diverse candidates has made the task of recruiting for financial services more challenging. Using recruiting software. Recruiting on social media.

The Future of Applicant Tracking Systems: A Recruiting Roadmap.

Recruiting Daily

There is no single piece of technology that’s more universally despised throughout recruiting’s rank and file than applicant tracking systems. In fact almost every one of the many potential perils the average recruiter out there today faces on the talent battlefield can be more or less directly traced to the system that they’re forced to rely on, even at the expense of recruiting efficacy, efficiency and optimal outcomes. Recruiting Isn’t Broken.

Taking Recruitment Mobile: Mobile Career Site vs Native Mobile App

HireRabbit

Every time you switch your television on, tune up your radio, or walk by random billboards and posters on the road, you’re bound to see an advertisement for a new mobile gadget. Whether it be a smartphone, a tablet, or any multi-task mobile device, the new trend of “technology-on-the-go” is growing more and more in popularity. With the increasing popularity of mobile devices comes with it the rapid demand for mobile application software. mobile recruiting

The Top 5 Tech Trends in Recruiting You Need To Know

Newton Software

Constant change is the name of the recruiting game, and anyone ahead of the curve in HR knows it. Innovative thinking and agile, adaptable movement in the recruiting process will lead to the best and top candidates for your company. Where are the best candidates at and on which software? How do you know which software to look out for, and which to filter out? In recruiting, AI is currently being used to augment resume sorting and parsing.

Texting Candidates Will Streamline Your Recruitment Process

Automated Business Designs

Staffing Software Careers. Staffing Software Reviews. Mobile. Texting Candidates Will Streamline Your Recruitment Process. -->. Texting Candidates Will Streamline Your Recruitment Process. April 3, 2019 | Articles , Best Practices , Recruiting , Staffing | Jennifer Roeslmeier. If you aren’t regularly texting candidates, you may be missing out on a big opportunity to streamline your recruitment process! Speeding Up Your Recruitment Process.

How to: Navigate HR Expos to Find the Perfect Technology for Your Company

Social Talent

From the CIPD Recruitment Exhibition Show in London, to SHRM 2015 in Las Vegas, to HR Tech World Congress in Paris, recruitment shows and expos are there to help your company realise the potential of technology. Like Goldilocks testing porridge for the perfect temperature, you’re there to evaluate and find the human resources software that is just right for your needs. Choosing HR software is akin to finding a strategic business partner.

Why are you still using hiring spreadsheets?

Workable

They bring in specialist tools for almost every other important aspect of their business; Trello for project management, Hootsuite for social media, Mailchimp for email marketing , Intercom for customer service. But when it comes to tracking a high-stakes investment such as hiring, many companies still rely on a disjointed combination of email and Excel, rather than specialist recruiting software. But neither was designed with recruitment in mind.

Multi-Tasking Confessions- be a productive multi-tasker!

Automated Business Designs

Staffing Software Careers. Staffing Software Reviews. Mobile. Social scientists have long assumed that it’s impossible to process more than one string of information at a time. Related Posts How Staffing and Recruiting Companies Stand Out from Competitors in 4 Steps Why You Need to Upgrade Your Staffing and Recruiting Software System Make Every Minute Count! The Magic of Brick & Mortar Recruiting. Social Media. Social.

How to Avoid the 3 Biggest Millennial Recruiting Mistakes

Capterra

It’s an easy mistake for recruiters to make. You can update your recruiting software , you can change your language, but if you want to avoid embarrassing yourself, what really matters is changing your way of thinking about recruiting millennials. Instead of wondering what can be done to attract the younger generation with your recruitment, just be honest about the position, the skills needed, and the workplace environment. You need to get mobile.

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

JobAdder

Recruitment Agency Software. Recruitment CRM. Tailored to temp & contract recruitment; source, place and manage contractors with ease & speed. Recruitment SMS. Timesheet Software. Recruitment Analytics. Recruitment AI/Automation.

8 Strategies for Building Talent Pipelines in a Changing Market

Automated Business Designs

Staffing Software Careers. Staffing Software Reviews. Mobile. Keeping talent pools plentiful will require greater ingenuity from recruiters and even wider funnels to ensure consistent placements. An increase in staffing and recruiting professionals means exceptional candidates will be approached from every direction and recruiters will more likely have to share the cream of the crop. For recruiters, however, the tactic is a little different.

Recruiting Sales Goals: How Staffing Software Can Help Hit Your Mark

Automated Business Designs

Staffing Software Careers. Staffing Software Reviews. Mobile. Recruiting Sales Goals: How Staffing Software Can Help Hit Your Mark. -->. Recruiting Sales Goals: How Staffing Software Can Help Hit Your Mark. Recruiting sales goals require their own set of tools, the foremost of which is high performing staffing recruiting software. Keeping Recruiters on Track. The staffing and recruiting industry today is rapid-fire.

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Podcasts to listen to: The most helpful 6 for recruiters

JobAdder

Recruitment Agency Software Login Get a Demo Applicant Tracking System Much more than an Applicant Tracking System (ATS), JobAdder helps agencies from startups to multi national enterprises make more placements. Recruitment CRM Stronger relationships lead to better outcomes. Temp & Contract Tailored to temp & contract recruitment; source, place and manage contractors with ease & speed. Chad and Cheese are not your typical recruitment podcast.

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

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.

Lower Candidate Fall Off Rates in 3 Simple Steps

Automated Business Designs

Staffing Software Careers. Staffing Software Reviews. Mobile. 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. Request a demo of Ultra-Staff staffing software 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. If your fitness club has a social media presence, share any job opportunities on those social media accounts. Posting information about your open positions on social media is a great way to spread the word and increase the chances that your fitness club receives more applicants. percent ( Recruiter ). Ere Media.

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. Timesheet Software. 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. Timesheet Software.

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

Staffing Industry Trends 2018: Follow The Changing Industry Dynamics

Recruiting Blogs

Technology will spearhead the recruitment efforts and staffing professionals will have to balance their act while delivering both candidate and client experience. Mobile recruitment will at last be taken seriously by the staffing industry. With the emergence of Millennials it has become highly critical for staffing professionals to use mobile for recruitment as well. Artificial intelligence will automate the recruitment process in the staffing industry.

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. 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.

Your LinkedIn profile: The ultimate guide for recruiters

JobAdder

Recruitment Agency Software. Recruitment CRM. Tailored to temp & contract recruitment; source, place and manage contractors with ease & speed. Recruitment SMS. Timesheet Software. 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. Let us know via social!