Social Recruiting Round-Up: August 2015

Social Talent

Hello and welcome to the August edition of our Social Recruiting Round-Up – a selection of the best, most shared blogs, infographics, webinars and recruitment news stories from the Social Talent blog in the last month. 10 of the Most Underrated Tools in Recruitment.

Social Recruiting Round-Up – November 2014

Social Talent

Hello and welcome to the pre-Christmas, November issue of Social Talent’s Social Recruiting Round-Up – a collection of the best blogs, infographics and new stories posted on the Social Talent blog in the last month. The ULTIMATE Recruiter’s Guide to Mobile for 2015.

Social Recruiting Round-Up – September 2014

Social Talent

Hello and welcome to the September issue of Social Talent’s Social Recruiting Round-Up – a collection of the best blogs, infographics and new stories posted on the Social Talent blog in the last month.

Why You Should Stop Wasting Your Time With Social Recruiting

Recruiting Daily

There’s nothing new – or even remotely interesting – about the concept of social recruiting, yet for some reason that doesn’t seem to stop this industry from discussing and dissecting this passe, seemingly passing fad incessantly.

13 Signs of Inefficient Recruiting

SYMPTOMS EXCELITIS COMPLIANCEPHOBIA RECRUITER SIGNS THAT YOU NEED a new APPLICANT TRACKING SYSTEM 13 Table of Contents Introduction 01 You're “Tracking and Managing” Hiring with Email, Spreadsheets, or Worse, Paper. 11 Your Hiring Managers Aren’t Actively Involved in the Recruiting Process.

9 Intriguing Social Recruiting News Stories – 6th July 2015

Social Talent

of the 330 job seekers and 40 recruiters who took the survey, said they had found their last job by “responding to an ad posted on a commercial job board”. LinkedIn Reveals Recruitment Agency as a Top Influential UK Brand.

9 Truly Game-Changing Recruitment News Stories this Week – 13th June 2016

Social Talent

In recruitment news this week: Monster Acquires ‘Tinder for Jobs’ App, Jobr. Not many deal terms were disclosed, but we do know that the app will not be shutdown, it will instead be integrated into Monster’s platform. We are loving this update at Social Talent towers!

Risky Business: Why You Should Own Your Own Recruiting Data.

Recruiting Daily

Over the years, I’ve often written about my experiences as a lifetime recruiter. Now, I’m going to let you in on a little secret: the key to good recruiting is having a good database. This, folks, was what social recruiting was like in the 1980s, and somehow it worked.

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7 Game-Changing Recruitment News Stories this Week – 15th August 2016

Social Talent

In recruitment news this week: Randstad Acquire Monster For a Cool $429 Million. In quite possibly the biggest piece of recruitment news since Microsoft bought LinkedIn , Dutch firm Randstad Holding announced last week that it was acquiring Monster.

Your Target Talent Is No Longer All On LinkedIn

Sirona Consulting

The world of HR and recruitment seems based on many flawed assumptions , such as the perfect candidates actually exists; candidates don’t use social media, job boards are dead and (a big one for me) all the candidates you need to recruit are on LinkedIn.

Your Target Talent Is No Longer All On LinkedIn

Sirona Consulting

The world of HR and recruitment seems based on many flawed assumptions , such as the perfect candidates actually exists; candidates don’t use social media, job boards are dead and (a big one for me) all the candidates you need to recruit are on LinkedIn.

Staffing News of the Day, July 1, 2014

Staffing Talk

Monster attempts to deal with social recruitment trends by launching Twitter Cards and social aggregator TalentBin [Talking New Media]. Did the Dept. of Energy break the law by asking employees at nuclear facility to sign gag order ? Washington Post].

6 Watercooler-Worthy Recruitment News Stories to Discuss this Week – 18th July 2016

Social Talent

In recruitment news this week: Is Google Starting It’s Own Job Board? Mentions of a Google job board has been frequent at a number of recruitment events across Europe in the last few months including RecTech in Amsterdam and at a meeting of The Network global recruitment alliance in Warsaw.

The 5 Good, Bad & Surprising Recruitment News Stories this Week – 10th November 2014

Social Talent

But unlike other social networks, which only allow you to connect with other users, Intro’s users can share their information with anyone, even if the person they’re sending it to DOESN’T have the app. LinkedIn’s Recruiter Corporate and Job Slots Price Increases.

19 Best Recruitment Tweets of 2016

MightyRecruiter

2016 was an epic year for hiring, and it showed on social media. Twitter was practically bursting with insightful, helpful, and humorous recruitment tweets – and we took the liberty of scouring the twittersphere to find some of the absolute best.

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10 tools that help IT recruiters in sourcing technical talents

Devskiller

IT sourcing takes a great deal of recruiter’s time. Of course as a technical recruiter you have your tips and tricks, proven methods and techniques that work and let you find the most valuable tech talents. They’ve helped many IT recruiters with improving their sourcing process.

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Catfish Candidates: Top 5 Recruiting Red Flags.

Recruiting Daily

A “catfish” is a commonly used term for a person who creates fake profiles on social media sites using pictures and bios they’ve found online, pretending to be someone they’re not. I’ve even seen recruiters get catfished – which, frankly, isn’t hard to do.

The Recruiter’s Guide to Digital Marketing.

Recruiting Daily

This, if anything, should be good news for recruiters and the talent acquisition industry. But if the Royals can turn it around, even after 30 years of futility, trust me: there’s still hope for recruiters. The Farm System: Minor League Recruitment Marketing.

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7 Fascinating Recruitment News Stories to Emerge this Week – 11th July 2016

Social Talent

In recruitment news this week: Online Job Ads fall by 47% Post-Brexit. Recommended Reading: Brexit & the Recruitment Industry – Where do we go from here? ). Tripling the number of schools from which they recruit talent. Let this be a lesson to every recruiter!

How Recruiters and Employers Can Use Tumblr

Recruiting Daily

Just like any other social channel where a company fails to support content with engagement, the two prong strategy of post and pray didn’t quite work. If you’re a recruiter, that should sound familiar. How Tumblr Became the Fastest Growing Social Network.

Dialed In: Mobile Recruiting and The Candidate Experience.

Recruiting Daily

Mobile Recruiting: Can You Hear Me Now? Missed Messages, Dropped Calls: Once Upon A Time In Mobile Recruiting… OK, I know that title’s probably a little cheesy. If you’re not asking for mobile recruiting solutions, you’re asking for trouble.

Brick of Hashtag: Why Recruiters Need to Kick Their Twitter Habit.

Recruiting Daily

I’ll admit that I joined Twitter somewhat reluctantly; unlike, say, Facebook, which is instantly intuitive and almost universally acceptable, Twitter seemed, in the halcyon days of social media, something akin to the online version of the AV Club.

Why Do So Many Recruitment Strategies Fail?

Sirona Consulting

Have you ever wondered how many companies actually get their recruitment strategies right and deliver on their objectives? I am sure you can list a number of examples where your recruitment objectives ( you did set them, didn’t you? Recruitment process.

How to Recruit Top Talent on a Small Budget

Mindscope

With the increased costs of advertising on major job boards , many recruiting and staffing agencies are now hitting the drawing board to plan different approaches that will attract candidates. Build and Maintain Your Brand on Social Media.

#FirstInHR: Using the Power of Social to Recruit

Recruiterbox

Setting up a recruiting strategy can be overwhelming, especially if you don’t have much experience with the hiring process. Regardless of where you are in developing your business, look to social networks for new hires. 20% of companies say social recruiting cuts down on time-to-hire.

Our Latest Winner and Your Last Chance to Win!

Social Talent

This time last week, we asked you all to give us the skinny on your secret tech weapons of the year with your top Recruiting Resource of 2017, for a chance to win our Book of the Year. Last but by no means least, we’re looking to the future of recruiting. Two down, one to go!

How to Survive Indeed’s Changes With Your Staffing Software

Mindscope

Indeed has announced that they’re changing their policy on how recruiters and recruitment-based companies can post jobs as of January 7, 2019. While we touched on this subject a couple of weeks ago, we want to take a deeper dive on how paid sponsorship for job ads may affect recruiters.

Here’s Why You Shouldn’t Use LinkedIn InMail Templates

Contract Recruiter

One of the most common concerns on the minds of recruiters is how to increase candidate response rates from LinkedIn InMails. Because your generic, un-personalized InMail basically sounds like this to a candidate: “Hi Robert, I am a recruiter.

5 Ways Visual Storytelling Drives Recruitment

Glassdoor for Employers

Successful recruiting hinges on the stories we tell. And the particular stories we need to tell in recruiting – about the people on our teams, the impact of our products and services, our culture and the environments we work in – are stories for which text alone can’t do the job.

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The Top 25 Best Applicant Tracking Systems (Updated for 2018)

Proven

Applicant tracking systems are known for streamlining the hiring process through handling recruitment needs electronically. – ADP Recruiting Management. This service relies heavily on social media sourcing tools. ADP Recruiting Management. Zoho Recruit.

7 Useful Tools Every Hiring Manager Should Check Out

Social Talent

Harness the knowledge and networks of your employees by using referrals in the recruiting process. Zao is a “social recruiting platform” that encourages employees to make referrals. Recruitment background checks criminal history hiring managers

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5 Tips to Keep Your Hiring Pipeline Full Through the Holidays 

BountyJobs

Recruiting during the holiday season can give you a big advantage for the upcoming year. If you take advantage of certain aspects of the holiday season, your recruitment pipeline will continue to grow. For them, these statistics mean a full social calendar for their 2015 holiday season.

Four Recruitment Trends To Watch Out For This Coming Year

Jobvite

If you’ve been following my series of recruiting articles here on Jobvite, then you’re hopefully approaching the next 12 months with a renewed optimism about the results you’ll be able to generate from social media. Job Boards Becoming Recruitment Agencies.

5 Tips to Keep Your Hiring Pipeline Full Through the Holidays

BountyJobs

Recruiting during the holiday season can give you a big advantage for the upcoming year. If you take advantage of certain aspects of the holiday season, your recruitment pipeline will continue to grow. For them, these statistics mean a full social calendar for their 2015 holiday season.

5 Ways Visual Storytelling Drives Recruitment

Recruiting Daily

Successful recruiting hinges on the stories we tell. And the particular stories we need to tell in recruiting – about the people on our teams, the impact of our products and services, our culture and the environments we work in – are stories for which text alone can’t do the job.

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