How Staffing Competes with Social Media Temp Apps

SmartSearch

Are the temporary staffing apps popping up on social media just a nuisance – or are they a real threat to your staffing agency? Here are a few areas in which staffing agencies outperform apps: Ability to recruit. .

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.

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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.

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.

The 3 Most Common Mistakes Of Mobile Recruiting

SmartRecruiters

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. The majority of this time is eaten up by browsing social media (over two hours, according to Statista ) and firing off an endless stream of texts ( almost a half hour each day ).

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: 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.

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.

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.

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

Workable

I talk to high-growth startups every day and I keep hearing versions of “compared to recruiting, fundraising was easy”. Recruiting software and tools. There’s more to social media hiring than just tweeting your jobs. How to do social the right way.

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.,

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

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?

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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.

Are You Using AI to Communicate with Candidates During the Hiring Process?

Recruiting Daily Advisor

A new survey, released by Clutch—a business-to-business (B2B) ratings and reviews firm—captures how AI, texting, social media, and other communication channels impact hiring practices. The survey also provides essential information for companies as they explore new ways to use technology in recruitment. Does AI Improve Recruitment? Amazon’s AI recruiting tool initially relied on resumes of employees who were hired over the past decade.

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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.

5 Simple Steps To Create Your Own Recruiting & Job Videos

Web Based Recruitment

Mobile, Video & Online Recruitment Marketing Experts Job & Recruitment Videos. Video Recruitment Marketing. Mobile Recruitment Video Training Course. Recruitment Events. Press & Media. 5 Simple Steps To Create Your Own Recruiting & Job Videos. So why use online video in recruitment? Videos are Mobile Friendly. Can be shared on Social Media. Step 3 – Shooting Your Recruitment Videos.

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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.

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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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.

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

Survival of the Fittest: The Evolution of Recruiting Technology

Recruiting Daily

It’s no secret that the world of work has changed – but the fact of the matter is, recruitment, largely, remains stuck in stasis, with many employers failing to adopt the tools and technologies today that will be required to compete for – and win – top talent tomorrow. Modern Times: 5 Recruiting Technology Trends Every Employer Needs To Know. These features include the ability to apply directly for jobs or share referrals to their onsite social connections.

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.

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.,

Six Tips for Employers to Attract the Mobile Millennial

HireRight

The unrelenting proliferation of technology suggests that hiring managers, recruiters and background checking companies need to become more technically savvy for a variety of reasons. The post Six Tips for Employers to Attract the Mobile Millennial appeared first on Employment Background Check Blog - HireRight.

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.

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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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.

How Do You Interact With Your Candidates and Clients Daily?

Sirona Consulting

It is of course mobile phones and mobile devices. of all LinkedIn’s traffic is via a mobile device demonstrates that we are all happy to use it professionally as well as for many other tasks: Please note the top activities that people are using mobile devices for, and then consider how you interact with your candidates or clients every single day: Accessing email. These are all highly likely to be first viewed on a mobile device. Social networking.

5 Ways For Recruiters To Stay on Top of Their Game

Social Talent

In order to be a good recruiter, you really have to be a master multi-tasker. When you’re not spending your time screening candidates, you’re probably writing up a job ad for a new req, sending out a bunch of personalised InMails to potential candidates, scheduling an interview with a candidate that just called you back, making sure that the new hire that starts on Monday will have everything he/she needs…is your head spinning yet?! Social Talent Blog.

8 Intriguing Recruitment News Items this Week – 11th January 2016

Social Talent

In recruitment news this week: 9 Stats That Will Help You Write Better LinkedIn InMails. It makes sense to reach out to these people first when recruiting. Following on from last week’s announcement that Twitter had hired former Apple VP of Diversity and Inclusion, Jeff Siminoff, to join their team, another social media giant has just announced a similar hire of their own. Mobile App Usage Grew 58% in 2015.

Mobile Friendly vs. Mobile Optimized: What’s the Difference and How Does it Impact Employee & Candidate Experience?

InFlight

Let’s face the facts – most of us are glued to our mobile devices, especially during the Covid-19 crisis. We rely on our phones to keep up with the news, join video calls with family, interact with friends on social media, and provide endless hours of entertainment.

3 Pitfalls to Avoid When Writing Your Next Job Advertisement

SmartRecruiters

With candidates viewing a job ad for less than a minute on average, recruiters can’t waste time with these common mistakes. You’re ready for another great day of recruiting, a steaming coffee sits on the desk next to you. Here’s an example of how to be real about your company culture: We are looking for a Social Media Marketing Specialist who thrives on teamwork and accountability. Not Going Mobile Friendly. Mobile search is easy!

How Do You Interact With Your Candidates and Clients Daily?

Sirona Consulting

It is of course mobile phones and mobile devices. of all LinkedIn’s traffic is via a mobile device demonstrates that we are all happy to use it professionally as well as for many other tasks: Please note the top activities that people are using mobile devices for, and then consider how you interact with your candidates or clients every single day: Accessing email. These are all highly likely to be first viewed on a mobile device. Social networking.

12 Recruitment Conferences You MUST VISIT in Summer/Autumn 2016

Social Talent

So, if you’re planning on attending a recruiting conference in July, August or September this year, we suggest making it one of these: Onrec Trade Conference 2016. If you’re an owner, director, or member of senior management at a job board, if you supply services like ATS to the online recruitment industry, or you provide software to the recruitment industry, this event should be on your radar! Social Recruiting Summit. Recruitment Agency Expo.

16 Mind-Blowing Stats on Recruitment Marketing | ClearCompany

ClearCompany Recruiting

ClearCompany knows the importance of staying informed on the latest recruitment and hiring trends. We’ve compiled statistics and trends that showcase the current state of recruitment, highlighting the need for modern and flexible tools that enable an enjoyable hiring experience.

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.

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

Ideal

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.