Improve Candidate Communications with Mobile Recruitment Tools

Hireology

adult spends three hours and 15 minutes on their mobile device each day. As an HR leader or hiring manager, you likely tap into your mobile device when you’re away from your desk to check on the status of open roles and next steps with candidates.

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. Recruitment Budget.

Insiders

Sign Up for our Newsletter

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Decreasing Candidate Drop-Off Rates Through Mobile Recruiting

Automated Business Designs

Mobile recruiting is certainly not a new concept in the staffing and recruiting industry. In the past 10 years, implementing mobile recruiting tactics has become increasingly more important for recruiting success! The Mobile Friendly Application.

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.

Mobile Recruiting Hacks

Glassdoor for Employers

In April 2015, Google announced an important change to their algorithm – it would now prioritize mobile friendly sites in search rankings. This shift was in reaction to an important discovery – over half of Google’s search traffic was from a mobile device. It’s no secret that people are enamored with their mobile technology. According to Glassdoor, approximately 90% of job seekers will search for new jobs on their mobile devices.

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.

All Recruiting Is Mobile Recruiting.

Recruiting Daily

I’m lucky (or unlucky) enough to have gone to enough recruiting related events and conferences over the past few years to realize that while mobile has progressed to the point of ubiquity, for some reason, the “thought leaders” thoughtlessly keep offering up the same old drivel as ever about “mobile recruiting.”. If you need that business case made for you, look up from your smartphone screen and pay attention. Mobile Recruiting: Press 1 for “Duh.”.

New features for mobile recruiting!

Workable

To recap, we created Workable mobile for a couple of very important reasons: Time is of the essence. The flexibility mobile recruiting gives is provides that nudge. One of the key points about using Workable on your mobile is having the information you need at your fingertips. It’s a small(ish) screen, so access should never be restricted, but it should be focussed. Looking for a mobile recruiting app? The post New features for mobile recruiting!

How to use the Workable mobile recruiting app for hiring

Workable

Luckily you’ve already set up Workable recruiting app on your mobile. You review every application via the Workable mobile recruiting app. When recruiting isn’t your main task, finding time to review every application in a single sitting is a big ask. Filter candidate profiles by job, if that’s more helpful, then screen, evaluate and comment at your own convenience. And as soon as the candidate accepts the offer, you’ll get the good news on your mobile.

6 Tips You Need To Kickstart An Effective Mobile Recruiting Strategy

Proactive Talent

This growth is not surprising since you can virtually do anything on your mobile devices nowadays – you can shop, chat with friends and family, watch movies, and yes, even apply for jobs. In fact, according to a Glassdoor survey, 9 in 10 job seekers say they will use their mobile devices to search for jobs. And 44% of job seekers report that they will apply to jobs directly via a mobile device. Mobile has already become a key aspect of every candidate’s job search.

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.

Mobile Recruiting, it's time to think differently

Metashift

Take a look at this chart: I spotted it the other week in an excellent blog post from Mobile business guru Benedict Evans. More than anything else that I’ve seen it underlines that the mobile internet isn’t just another channel it is a real quantum shift to a different way of doing things. Unfortunately that message doesn’t seem to be getting through when it comes to recruitment and I think that many employers and recruiters are still thinking about mobile in the wrong way.

4 Things Great Mobile Recruiters Do That You Don’t

Capterra

According to recent research from job website Indeed.com, 50% of all job searches now take place on a mobile device. This follows a striking trend over the last few years, and it means if you’re doing all the right things, you can really capitalize on mobile job applicants and traffic. But what are the right things when it comes to mobile hiring? What are the companies and recruiters that get great applicants through mobile doing well?

The Must-Haves of Mobile Recruiting: Attract. Engage. Convert.

Jobvite

That’s why you have to make it great—particularly on mobile. The explosion of smartphones means that we now have a massive audience of mobile-savvy job seekers. And in many cases, their mobile phone is the center of their world. What does that mean for recruiters? In the 2017 digital global mobile report, Hootsuite discovered that 66% of total world population are mobile users. Not only that, 50% of global web traffic comes from mobile and in the U.S.,

Mobile Recruiting: Why Recruiters Should Care About The Google Algorithm Change

Recruiting Daily

With the omnipresence of mobile devices, it can be tempting to pull up your browser at any given moment of the day to immediately find the answer to a problem, the background on a new topic or person, and “how to” do nearly anything. If a site is not optimized to auto-adjust to mobile device formats, its ranking can drop from one position to the next or from one page of search results to another – potentially leading to a major loss of web traffic.

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.

Tackle more with our smarter mobile recruiting app

Workable

Our aim at Workable is to make sure that your recruiting process runs as smoothly as possible, so we go the extra mile to provide the help you actually need. Workable for mobile recruiting. As the Product Manager for Workable mobile, ‘going the extra mile’ is more than a figure of speech. We now offer a complete mobile experience in all major platforms ( iOS , Android , Web). If you’re using Workable on mobile, you’ll get a smarter approach to recruiting tasks.

Need-to-Know Mobile Recruitment Stats

Recruiterbox

Mobility has blasted its way into the world of recruitment and there is no stopping it. So, as a recruiter, it’s your job to know exactly how mobile is weaving throughout the hiring process. Candidates want to be able to search, apply, and upload their resumes through their mobile smartphones. Mobile Facts. This means that over half of the population has the ability to browse the internet on a mobile device. The Problem with Mobile Recruitment.

Mobile Recruiting: Get in the Know

NPA Worldwide

Rick is the founder and CEO of JXT, the number one provider of cloud-based digital marketing solutions for recruiters and corporate recruiters. Rick has coached thousands of recruiters, empowering them to take their businesses and careers to the next level. Mobility influenced the ways we access and exchange information in hiring to be about relevance, speed, and simplicity. Mobile apply is huge. Your mobile recruiting strategy.

#nowmobile – A Guide to Mobile Recruiting and Mobile Applicant Tracking

Newton Software

Everyone is always talking about Mobile Recruiting, but what that term really means, and how to implement a truly mobile recruitment and hiring process, has been confusing. First, given that job seekers and job searches are now predominantly coming from mobile devices, employers must have careers pages and job applications that are mobile friendly. Read on and bring your recruiting process into the modern era. PART 1: Mobile Apply.

Advances in Mobile Recruiting to Accelerate Hiring

Jobvite

Last year, we took on the challenge of making it easier and more convenient for teams to participate in the recruiting process head-on with our Hiring Team App. Instead of just duplicating the desktop experience, we thought through the most common use cases (or bottlenecks) and designed the app for everyone involved to make decisions, screen candidates, manage interview schedules, submit feedback, and collaborate with teams on the go. General Recruiting Jobvite News and Reports

5 Hidden Mistakes That Cause Mobile Recruiting Failures

Recruiterbox

Mobile recruiting is big. That’s because mobile is big. People use their mobile devices to shop, chat and even search for jobs. In fact, 54 percent of candidates ages 44-54 use their mobile device to look for jobs and 78 percent of candidates say they would apply for a job on their smartphone. Recruiting candidates via mobile is a smart and effective way to bring in talent. Failing to test your mobile application process.

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.

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.

A Dose of Mobile Recruitment Reality

Metashift

It was a great pleasure to attend and speak at The Mobile Recruiting Conference 2013 in Atlanta last week. I''m now back in the UK and reflecting on some key issues and themes that will define how mobile recruiting will develop over the coming 12 months. Stats on mobile audience growth are ubiquitous these days with the global numbers and growth impossible to ignore. 2) Social and Mobile are inseparable.

Powerful Mobile Recruiting Feature of iSmartRecruit

Recruiting Blogs

On an average, a person spends 4 to 5 hours a day on their mobile device. So Mobile Recruiting is the best method in this cutting edge of recruiting the best talent. As per research 78%(2016) millennials use a mobile device to find jobs as compared to previous surveys of 2014 (51%). How to use Mobile Recruiting in a decent way to make it more efficient for your business.? Make your site Mobile – Friendly and Responsive.

Advances in Mobile Recruiting to Accelerate Hiring

Jobvite

Last year, we took on the challenge of making it easier and more convenient for teams to participate in the recruiting process head-on with our Hiring Team App. Instead of just duplicating the desktop experience, we thought through the most common use cases (or bottlenecks) and designed the app for everyone involved to make decisions, screen candidates, manage interview schedules, submit feedback, and collaborate with teams on the go. Recruiting Process Jobvite News and Reports

Your Mobile Recruiting Just Got A Mobile Rebooting

Breezy HR

Recruiters and hiring teams can go about their business while they go about their business. Message templates, so you don’t need to take typo-chances on mobile. Padding your Mobile Recruiting Bottom Line … Breezy for iPhone, iPad and Android Version 2.0 didn’t stop on the small screen. Our new iPad and tablet apps let you take full advantage of all your screen real estate: Breezy’s iOS 2.0 is mobile recruiting software for the way you do your job IRL.

How to Effortlessly Use Texting to Hire Hourly Workers

ExactHire Recruiting

You only have to look at your smartphone’s weekly screen time report to know that the amount of time we spend accessing our phones is increasing at a relentless pace. Whether our pervasive mobile usage troubles or encourages you, it is undeniable. Today is about sourcing, not screening.

The Must-Haves of Mobile Recruiting: Attract. Engage. Convert.

Jobvite

That’s why you have to make it great—particularly on mobile. The explosion of smartphones means that we now have a massive audience of mobile-savvy job seekers. And in many cases, their mobile phone is the center of their world. What does that mean for recruiters? In the 2017 digital global mobile report, Hootsuite discovered that 66% of total world population are mobile users. Not only that, 50% of global web traffic comes from mobile and in the U.S.,

Mobile Recruiting Checklist: Is Your Hiring Process Truly Cell Phone Friendly?

MightyRecruiter

We live in a world where the smartphone is the most popular computer in the world and where, according to Glassdoor , 45% of jobseekers say they use their mobile device specifically to search for jobs at least once a day. To recruit in that world, it’s not just ideal – but rather absolutely necessary – that employers create an environment where candidates can seamlessly apply for job opportunities and move through the hiring process.

4 Reasons Your Mobile Recruitment Website Isn’t Really Mobile

Recruiting Blogs

Maybe you went with the cheapest website design firm to put your recruitment website together. And they all might have told you that your website was mobile ready. The phone that changed the way we browse the internet is nearly a decade old and “mobile ready” simply isn’t enough anymore. You may not even realize your mobile recruitment website isn’t optimized, but here are a few clues. Mobile Is Not a Desktop Mini-Me.

Why Aren’t You Making It Easy For Me To Apply For Your Jobs?

Web Based Recruitment

Mobile & Video Recruitment & EventsE Mobile Recruitment. Free Mobile Recruitment Guide. Video Recruitment. Mobile Recruitment Video Training Course. Recruitment Events. And if you are a recruiter then I guess that makes you a retailer (of jobs and career opportunities). However, shoppers like to get out and about and they spend a lot of time on their mobile, especially when commuting every day.

Retail 137

The future of mobile recruiting is here! See how we built it

JobAdder

5 people, 3 months, 35 hours of user interviews, 143 screen iterations, 305 hours of testing, 10 jugs of beer, many sleepless nights, and one surgery. That’s what it took to ship the latest JobAdder mobile app update! Words that are being searched for are highlighted in the result page, which helps users find what they’re looking for without having to read every single line on the screen. Schedule an Interview on mobile.

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. It took a moment to orient myself as random videos flashed on my screen, but soon after I was swiftly navigating around the app. Should TikTok be used for recruiting?

Video 52

5 Ways to Build a Successful Mobile Recruiting Strategy

Recruiting Blogs

It is only fair to say that Mobile Recruiting is the next development in sourcing. With almost everybody having a smart phone it is obvious that job seekers will want to view and apply for jobs via mobile. So implementing Mobile Recruiting strategies becomes essential for companies. Hence here are, “5 Ways to Build a Successful Mobile Recruiting strategy.”. Mobile Friendly Sites.

The Rise of the Recruiting Suite

Fistful of Talent

When it comes to HR and recruiting technology, almost all companies right now have a foundational tech stack: Payroll HRIS ATS. What we’ve seen recently with the talent acquisition technology space are organizations merging and buying each other at a rapid pace to create recruiting suites or platforms. Think of a “recruiting suite” similar to that of your HRIS suite. Often you’ll still get performance, some learning, some light recruiting, etc.

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.

Mobile 143

One Major Way to Eliminate Interview & New Hire Ghosting!

Fistful of Talent

All three did one simple thing that changed their recruiting life. It’s just one more reason why I think SMS automation, like what Canvas offers, is the most underutilized, high ROI recruiting technologies on the planet! So, move fast, using technology to do some screening, but then over-communicate via text messaging on what’s next. There’s been a lot written recently on “ghosting” from both the employer side and the candidate side.

The 996 Recruiting Schedule!

Fistful of Talent

So, let’s skip the money and just talk work schedules and expectations around recruiting. . Right now, your hiring managers and your candidates do not believe you are only recruiting Monday-Friday from 8 am to 5 pm. Both sides think you are recruiting all the time–24/7/365! The question is, can we become ‘that’ recruiter? That 996 recruiter? That 24/7/365 recruiter? We can screen candidates right now, 24/7/365.

Mobile 108