How to build a social media recruitment strategy: An FAQ guide

Workable

Social media sourcing involves using social networks to identify, attract, engage and hire potential candidates. Recruiters use social media sourcing to build talent pipelines for future roles and engage passive candidates who haven’t applied for current openings. Here’s everything you need to know about how to use social recruiting to build a strategy that meets your hiring needs: Intro to social media recruitment: Analyzing the data.

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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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.

How we recruit millennial candidates via social media

Recruitee

Regardless of the fact that we build recruiting software, we discovered that getting the word out about our vacancies was not as easy as we would expect. While setting up our own marketing ads, we had an idea: why don’t we treat our recruitment process like a conversion funnel? 1 — Set up a good-looking, mobile-friendly careers site. Since you’re advertising on social media, your potential candidates should be able to check out the full job description immediately.

What is campus recruiting software?

Yello

On-campus recruiting gets more and more competitive every year and it can be challenging to stand out. And with the youngest generation of talent expecting a high-tech hiring process, the pressure is on to offer a streamlined recruiting experience. Here’s a look at how campus recruiting software can help your organization stand out from the competition. . What is campus recruiting software? Types of campus recruiting software .

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 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.

3 Key Features to Look for in Recruiting Software

AkkenCloud

Recruitment is one of the most important aspects of running any business. Recruiting software can be used to enhance the procedures, allowing you to assemble the strongest team in the quickest time. However, this is only possible when you invest in the best recruitment software available. There are many different solutions on the market, and companies will need to find the software that is best suited to their needs.

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 apps bring the world of recruiting to mobile devices

RecruitmentJuice

Regardless of whether you are a part of it or even want to admit it, we live in a world where the majority of people spend an immense amount of time looking at the screens of their mobile devices. The fact remains, however, that mobile devices have long become the main internet entry point and it is a trend that will probably not be reversed. The world of business has been quick to follow and even lead this transition to mobile, the HR industry included.

How apps bring the world of recruiting to mobile devices

RecruitmentJuice

Regardless of whether you are a part of it or even want to admit it, we live in a world where the majority of people spend an immense amount of time looking at the screens of their mobile devices. The fact remains, however, that mobile devices have long become the main internet entry point and it is a trend that will probably not be reversed. The world of business has been quick to follow and even lead this transition to mobile, the HR industry included.

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 Benefits Recruitment Software Can Deliver to Non-Profits

WebRecruit

With many people longing to work for charities and make a positive impact as part of their job, you might think that recruiting within the non-profit sector would be easy. Using technology, such as an applicant tracking system (ATS), is a great way of easing the strain put on HR and recruitment teams. Webrecruit works closely with several charities and other non-profit organisations to help them improve their recruitment processes through technology.

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 28 Top Recruiting Software Tools Of 2017

Ideal

With hundreds of recruiting tech companies out there, how do you determine which ones are the top recruiting software tools worth investing in? A big chunk of this market is made up of recruiting software. To narrow down the list, I’ve created this guide to the 28 top recruiting software tools of 2017 summarized in the infographic below. SmartRecruiters , a San Francisco startup, was an early adopter of the recruiting software marketplace.

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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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3 Ways Mobile Can Make Your Staffing Team More Efficient

Avionte

People are looking for jobs on their mobile phones. In fact, 65% of people use their mobile devices to search for jobs. Additionally, 78% of people would apply to a job via a mobile device if the process was simplified. Your team might be aware of the importance of mobile-friendly apply processes, but what about the importance of being able to utilize mobile-friendly apps and software to optimize your own productivity and workflows?

How Your Recruitment Software Impacts your Recruiting

Jobvite

Talent acquisition software multiplies the outreach of your HR department with the automation, recruitment tools and applicant tracking abilities essential to successful outcomes. Acquiring high-powered talent can be the single most critical component of your company’s success, according to The Job Network , and effective recruiting solutions give you a significant edge. Recruiting software is only as good as its measurable results. Recruiting Process

How do you know it’s time to purchase recruitment software and what are your tips for success?

Workable

In our world, everything’s digital, everything’s mobile. As recruitment and talent evolve inside this framework, organizations are led to change their mindset: if you want to be up there and have that competitive edge, you need recruiting software. In my experience, there’s a point when organizations realize they’re not recruiting as well as they thought or they’re spending money in the wrong places. What are some symptoms that you need recruiting software?

How Your Recruitment Software Impacts your Recruiting

Jobvite

Talent acquisition software multiplies the outreach of your HR department with the automation, recruitment tools and applicant tracking abilities essential to successful outcomes. Acquiring high-powered talent can be the single most critical component of your company’s success, according to The Job Network , and effective recruiting solutions give you a significant edge. Recruiting software is only as good as its measurable results. Recruiting Process

10 Ways to Use Recruiting Software to Win the War for Talent – Part 1

Newton Software

Recruiting Software. Recruiting software helps top talent come to you without a fight or struggle. By recruiting smarter, you’ll take the stress, disorganization, and inefficiency out of filling your next role, so recruiting feels like a victory. In this two part series, we’ll share our 10 top strategies for using recruiting software to give your company the edge it needs in today’s War for Talent. Recruitment Marketing.

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

How we recruit millennial candidates via social media

Recruiting Blogs

Regardless of the fact that we build recruiting software, we discovered that getting the word out about our vacancies was not as easy as we would expect. While setting up our own marketing ads, we had an idea: why don’t we treat our recruitment process like a conversion funnel? 1 — Set up a good-looking, mobile-friendly careers site. Since you’re advertising on social media, your potential candidates should be able to check out the full job description immediately.

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 Must-Have Features of a Recruitment Software

Recruiting Blogs

Recruitment Software: Now and then. F irst Recruitment Software appeared more than 20 years ago. In the meantime, recruiting has completely changed. As a consequence, Recruitment Software now offer many new features that are designed in order to help HR professionals tackle these new challenges. Features of a specialized Recruitment Software. 5 Must-Have Features of a Recruitment Software. Social media sourcing.

How do you know it’s time to purchase recruitment software and what are your tips for success?

Workable

In our world, everything’s digital, everything’s mobile. As recruitment and talent evolve inside this framework, organizations are led to change their mindset: if you want to be up there and have that competitive edge, you need recruiting software. In my experience, there’s a point when organizations realize they’re not recruiting as well as they thought or they’re spending money in the wrong places. What are some symptoms that you need recruiting software?

“We’re Going To Compete With Intuit.” ZipRecruiter CEO Reveals Big Plans for Small Businesses

Recruiting Daily

Most recruiting tools and technologies on the market are designed with enterprise employers in mind, focusing an inordinate amount of their bandwidth and budget on landing big deals with big brands. The mom and pop shops, SMBs and startups, those smaller employers that individually fill only a few roles a year, are in aggregate the recruiting rule, instead of the enterprise exceptions. ” ZipRecruiter Zips Beyond Recruiting: The Big Picture for Small Businesses.

How To Fix A Broken Recruiting Technology Strategy

Recruiting Daily

One of the reasons why talent represents such a critical competitive advantage is a simple one: recruiting isn’t easy. And effective recruiting is even harder, involving a significant investment in terms of time and money for any sized company, from mom and pop shop to enterprise employer. A Recruiting Technology Reality Check. Closing the Recruiting Technology Capability Gap. Recruiting Technology: The Benefits of Being Best in Class.

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How Recruiting Software Automation Frees Recruiters to Place Candidates

Automated Business Designs

Staffing Software Careers. Staffing Software Reviews. Mobile. How Recruiting Software Automation Frees Recruiters to Place Candidates. -->. How Recruiting Software Automation Frees Recruiters to Place Candidates. Investigating referrals, social media, and job boards diverts recruiters from where their efforts matter most: in candidate interactions and submissions. How to Start Using Recruiting Software Automation.

A Recruiter’s Handbook Guide to Instagram

Social Talent

Now, I know what you’re thinking; “ here comes Social Talent with yet another blog post about another social network I should have started using yesterday ”. Back in late 2011, a little known mobile app that went by the name of Instagram, had a healthy but still relatively small legion of about 10 million users. How can Instagram be used for recruiting? How are other companies using Instagram to recruit? Media recognition of their employer branding efforts.

The Applicant Tracking System Isn’t the Problem. Recruiters Are.

Recruiting Daily

Within the insular world of HR technology and recruitment software, Applicant Tracking Systems (ATS) are perhaps the most hated, at least judging from the online conversation among talent acquisition practitioners and pundits alike – not to mention the target of vitriol and invectives by candidates and job seekers, too. PlugIn Play: Social and Mobile Integrations.

Dark Patterns and Data Privacy: Inside the LinkedIn Spam Machine.

Recruiting Daily

On the next screen, they offer to send you a link to download the LinkedIn mobile app. In software design, a new user experience, or NUX , is content that is driven to make the service valuable for new users who likely don’t have any connections or friendships on the service. LinkedIn isn’t the only social network that uses dark patterns to grow their social graph, far from it. In December of 2013, I closed my LinkedIn account.

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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.

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.

Shark Tank Meets HR Tech: Testing the Recruiting Waters at iTalent.

Recruiting Daily

The idea is that while everyone regularly sees dozens of product demonstrations from a litany of potential platform providers and software startups focused on talent technology, and spend an inordinate amount of time listening to various vendors pitch companies on why they should use their product, iTalent an opportunity for the HR and recruiting leaders attending the HRO Today Forum to hear these same vendors present on bigger business issues.

Using Recruiting Software to Compete for the Most Talented Job Candidates

Jobvite

Recruiting today has become highly competitive at every hiring level. Applicant tracking or recruiting software – depending on how it’s used – can keep you ahead of your competitors. Some other benefits of tracking software are: Managing the applicant review process. Integrating social media, job boards and employment agency databases. Tracking Software Generates Incredible Recruiting Efficiency. Recruiting Process

Using Recruiting Software to Compete for the Most Talented Job Candidates

Jobvite

Recruiting today has become highly competitive at every hiring level. Applicant tracking or recruiting software – depending on how it’s used – can keep you ahead of your competitors. Some other benefits of tracking software are: Managing the applicant review process. Integrating social media, job boards and employment agency databases. Tracking Software Generates Incredible Recruiting Efficiency. Recruiting Process

2019 Recruiting Trends to Watch

Recruiting Daily Advisor

Now that 2019 has arrived, recruiters and HR professionals should be thinking about ways to shift their focus to new and innovative techniques that will enhance their recruitment outlook. The times are a-changin’, and different interviewing practices can save recruiters time and money, ultimately helping them find the best candidate faster with less hassle. Are you ready for change, or will you be left behind using outdated recruiting methods to little or no avail?

5 Reasons why MyRecruitment+ for Schools

MyRecruitmentPlus

Imagine an affordable, professional and modern recruitment and onboarding software that could integrate with your current HR ecosystem, and Synergetic system. MyRecruitment+ is a fundamental software for your school. Reason #3- Halve Recruitment Costs.

5 Reasons why MyRecruitment+ for Schools

MyRecruitmentPlus

Imagine an affordable, professional and modern recruitment and onboarding software that could integrate with your current HR ecosystem, and Synergetic system. MyRecruitment+ is a fundamental software for your school. Reason #3- Halve Recruitment Costs.