Twitter Users Aren’t Your Candidates!

Fistful of Talent

I find way too many HR and Talent leaders and pros are using Twitter to confirm ideas and thoughts they are having: “I heard,” “I found,” “I saw” and when I ask where did you see and hear these things, it almost always starts with Twitter or Insta.

Top Talent Acquisition and Recruitment Marketing Conferences to Attend in 2020

Rally Recruitment Marketing

Even better, conferences often provide the chance to network with other Talent Acquisition and Recruitment Marketing professionals to learn how they’re solving the same sorts of challenges you might be facing. . To help with the decision, here’s a comprehensive list of global Talent Acquisition conferences happening in 2020, along with some of the sessions that stand out as you look to increase your Recruitment Marketing skills. Recruitment Marketing

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Best Practices in Social Recruiting

JazzHR

Using Social Recruiting to Build Your Candidate Pipeline. For those of you recruiting passive candidates regularly, this may seem like a no brainer, but social media can be a recruiter or HR manager’s best friend. New to social media? Social media allows you to target specific groups of people and promote your employer brand in a meaningful way that lets candidates engage with your culture — and its free.

How To Make Twitter Work for Talent Acquisition.

Recruiting Daily

There’s no denying that I love Twitter. Recently, I can’t help but notice that a lot of people are trying to shoehorn their “usual” talent acquisition strategies into Twitter’s framework, and I can already tell you this: It’s not going to work. Why Recruiting On Twitter Doesn’t Work: A Blind Case Study. Let’s look at the followers of the careers-focused Twitter account that belongs to a large and very well-known retailer.

The Current State of Talent Acquisition at ERE's Fall Conference

Proactive Talent

The theme this year, “Transform Your TA Department, Transform Your Business,” speaks volumes as to the current state of talent acquisition and why I started Proactive Talent Strategies. In the past decade or so, the role of a talent acquisition leader has evolved from your traditional butts-in-seats focus to someone now in charge of building an external employer brand and being a true business partner to business leaders.

12 crucial recruiter tips. (In 10 words or less).

Greg Savage

A powerful two-minute read for all the desk recruiters out there. Candidate care Client Skills Coaching recruiters Fee Negotiation Recruitment Social Networking Social recruiting Sourcing Talent Acquisition Twitter candidate care client skills recruitment sourcing talent acquisition12 tips. Each no longer than 10 words. Will lead you to fun and money.

#hiremattpontin Campaign puts Social Recruiting Theory into Practice

The Whiteboard

As most recruiters in New Zealand with the slightest touch of a finger on the pulse know by now, the much vaunted ASB talent acquisition team is being deconstructed into its’ component parts and decentralised into the business. Not axed, or disbanded, or removed in its entirety as the good old recruitment rumour mill started reporting of late. Employment Recruitment #hiremattpontin Jobseeker Matt Pontin Social Media Social Recruiting Trade Me Jobs Twitter

A Social Recruiting Guide

Glassdoor for Employers

Sitting there at the latest HR conference, one recruiter asks the other – “how do you use social media for recruiting?”The The other responds sheepishly, “I don’t…”and the whole ball room immediately goes quiet in awkward silence in the realization that someone admitted they weren’t an expert in “social recruiting.” Still figuring social media out? But think about it further – that means one in four isn’t using social media.

7 Twitter Accounts Every Recruiter Should Start Following in 2017

Social Talent

Start your 2017 the right way by following some great people on Twitter and adding their knowledge to your daily feed. Here’s our comprehensive list of the 7 Best Twitter Accounts Every Recruiter Should Start Following in 2017: 1. Michael Goldberg is the Executive Director for DirectEmployers Association and has over 25 years of human resources and recruiting experience. Matthew Jeffery is one of the world’s leading recruitment strategists and futurologists.

The Post Pandemic: Talent Acquisition

Recruiting Blogs

Post Covid-19 will bring a fresh set of recruiting trends that will significantly impact your recruiting process. Post pandemic will change the way we recruit compared to just a few months before. We all know now markets are candidate-driven, which means you do not pick talent.

Want Better Recruiting? Add These 41 Twitter Feeds To Your List

Eightfold

Twitter’s fast-paced, of-the-moment approach makes it a great way to keep up with the news in influencers in the recruitment and hiring fields. To see what’s happening, add these 41 top recruitment professionals to your Twitter feed. The post Want Better Recruiting?

The 3 Top Social Media Trends in 2016 Translated for Social Recruiting

Proactive Talent

You've probably seen one of the many articles popping up this week covering the major trends emerging in social media as we head into the new year, like this one on socialmediaclub.org , but how do these new trends translate over to talent acquisition in regards to social recruiting? However, it required a lot of equipment, planning, and first building a large enough social media presence to attract a big enough audience. Social Recruiting

Social Recruiting: 3 Twitter Metrics You Can Start Tracking Today

Jibe

One of the most common social channels used for recruiting (besides LinkedIn) is Twitter. When you think about the purpose of Twitter, it makes perfect sense why those in talent acquisition would take to this network. But how can you make the most out of Twitter as a recruiting tool? Tony Restell, Founder of Social-Hire.com, says it best: A5. Social Media has grown in importance for recruiting and talent acquisition.

WEBINAR: How to Make Social Media Buys for Recruiting – The Talent Acquisition/HR Leader’s Guide

Fistful of Talent

Posting jobs on social media is the minimum — and in today’s competitive recruiting world the minimum isn’t enough. That’s why we here at FOT put together a webinar comparing, contrasting, and ranking the top social media platforms for recruitment marketing advertising. We cut through the noise and help you make smart recruiting decisions with your recruitment marketing budget related to social. We love recruiters at FOT.

The Best Free Tools to Manage and Measure Social Recruiting

Yello

06/27/2017 // By tracy kelly // TALENT Acquisition. More than one billion people check Facebook daily, Twitter users send 6,000 tweets every second and new LinkedIn users sign up at a rate of more than two new members per second, reports Hootsuite. Your next great hire is likely on social media; is your recruiting team? Social recruiting helps the recruitment team: Cultivate a unique employer brand. Monitor the recruiting landscape.

How To Source Candidates Using Google Plus and Twitter [Recording]

Sirona Consulting

Google+ and Twitter are still being under-used by recruiters and sourcers looking to identify and engage with new candidates. billion - in using these platforms to identify prospective talent across all sectors, industries and in different countries. Yesterday I delivered a live webinar for Sourcecon (ERE), on the subject of using Google+ and Twitter to find candidates. How to build talent circles on Google+. Searching for people on Twitter.

How Social Recruiting Helps Target Quality Talent

TalentHQ

Chances are that your company is turning to social media more and more to recruit the talent it needs. In 2013, according to recruiting professionals surveyed by Bullhorn, social media ranked third as the most successful source of qualified candidates behind existing candidates from applicant tracking systems and referrals from previous successful placements. Looking to launch a social recruiting program? Encourage Employees to Get Social.

4 Social Recruiting Trends To Watch Out For In 2017

Jibe

For most of its existence, social media has been a taboo subject for recruiting. However, over the last couple of years we have seen social recruitment on the rise. As a matter of fact, some companies even require social media experience for their talent acquisition positions. The main reason for this changing of the guard has been the evolution of social media and those who use it. Recruiters should want to create more video content, too.

Social Recruiting Strategy: from Good to Great

Beamery

Using social media improves the quality of candidates that land in your pipeline by 49%. It makes sense- candidates trust a human voice more than a corporate logo, and learn more about a company through social media than through careers pages and job descriptions. And yet, only 45% of Fortune 500 companies include a link to social media on their careers page. Is it inconsistent across all your social pages? i) Define the goal of your social recruiting strategy.

6 Simple (But Effective) Ways to Get More From Social Recruiting

Jibe

By now, you are probably fully aware of why you should have a social recruiting strategy , and I bet you have one to some extent in place. At the end of the day, what is the point of using social media for recruitment if it doesn’t accomplish anything? Creating a social media recruitment strategy that drives conversions and results is no easy task. Align Your Recruiting Actions With Your Marketing Team.

Social Recruiting and the Metrics that Count

Breezy HR

With social media becoming more and more a channel for recruiting success, it is time to make sure that social recruiting is attributing to actual candidates. There are standard metrics for determining the return on investment for recruiting. With social media becoming more and more a channel for recruiting success, it is time to make sure that social recruiting is attributing to actual candidates. Not every social channel is useful.

A Recruiter's Guide to Twitter

Prominence

Nearly a year ago I wrote a blog explaining what the average recruiter was like on Twitter, it can be found here , but in summary the average recruiter has 37 followers and really doesn’t get Twitter. This follow up is designed for recruiters who recently attended an RCSA Greg Savage event and now feel the urge to get onto Twitter, or anyone else for that matter. Alternatively and probably easier you can search Twitter for Lists.

Social Recruiting – How to Attract and Connect With Top Candidates

Spark Hire

One of the best talent acquisition strategies continues to go underutilized — social recruiting. The candidate experience is one of the most important parts of talent acquisition. Social media is perfect for expanding your employer branding and connecting with candidates on a more human level. It’s a great channel to get to know who the best talent is before you even start asking interview questions.

The Evolution of Talent Acquisition with GitHub's Maisha Cannon

Entelo

How many recruiters can say they’ve recruited everyone from rocket scientists to retail store managers and was one of the top contenders in the World’s Greatest Sourcer competition? Hosts Rob Stevenson and Vivek Reddy chatted with Maisha about how much talent acquisition has changed since she first got her start over 15 years ago, which means far less cold calling and sorting paper resumes, and far more digital sourcing wizardry. On recruiting tech’s dismal past.

HR Check In: Taking Social Recruiting to a New Level

Jibe

Social recruiting has definitely become a hot topic in the human resources space. It makes sense – why wouldn’t talent acquisition teams want to take advantage of these free and highly accessible tools to attract more talent? This week’s round up pulls four articles that explain the influence of social tools on recruiting and how to measure the results of your efforts.

The Secret Sauce: Why It’s Time To Shut Up About Social Recruiting.

Recruiting Daily

When you and your talent acquisition team started talking about social recruiting, did you actually have a conversation as to why you needed social media, or did you just end up at “we need social recruiting because we need it?” Or “we need social recruiting because everyone else is doing it?”. We talk to lots of people looking to do social media who can’t really answer the “why” question. You don’t need social media.

Getting Tech Managers More Involved in Sourcing

Dice

Studies show that having managers highly involved in the recruiting process has a critical impact on talent acquisition performance , including quality of hire and retention. Here are some examples: Take a Team Approach to Talent Identification. Innovative tech recruiters have extended the popular “lunch and learn” training concept to talent sourcing by hosting “lunch and source” events. Get Managers Involved in Social Media.

Social Recruiting Benefits: Why You Won’t See Many Without Culture Change

Jibe

Social recruiting is much easier said than done. But when it’s done right, it can make life easier for talent acquisition teams. Although sites like Twitter and LinkedIn may be far down on the top source of hire list in 2015, companies seem to be more interested in experimenting with social recruiting than ever before. An Aberdeen study showed that 73% of Millennials found their last job through a social network.

3 Ways to Get Results from Social Recruiting

SmartRecruiters

Using social media in recruiting isn’t new — 84 percent of organizations surveyed by the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) currently use social recruiting. But social recruiting is no longer limited to screening candidates’ social profiles or connecting with talent on LinkedIn. As technology and social platforms evolve, new opportunities and trends emerge, and employers need to stay on top of them to find the best talent.

Why SEO is a big part of your Employer Brand

JazzHR

Getting Social. Google searches tend to show results for social media postings, and content published from your website – allowing you to cast an even wider net of impressions. Develop a regular rhythm of publishing your job openings, blog content and company news to Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn to help build rapport with prospective candidates. Recruiting brand strategy employer branding recruiting best practices SEO social recruiting talent acquisition

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Can’t Follow More than 2000 People on Twitter? Here’s How to Get Over the Hump

Stacy Zapar

Are you a Twitter newbie who jumped right in and started following a bunch of folks? Perhaps you’ve been on Twitter a while but are just now getting to the point where Twitter suddenly won’t let you follow anyone else. It’s because you’ve reached the 2000 Follow Limit on Twitter. Twitter has a policy that you can freely follow up to 2000 people but once you reach that threshold, you’re capped out until you have at least 1800 followers.

10 Brilliant Social Tools You NEED To Be Using

Social Talent

Today, we are absolutely spoiled for choice when it comes to choosing our tools for some kick-ass recruitment! We have talked a lot about the current challenges many recruiters face which makes hiring the right candidate more important than ever. And let’s face it – it’s a necessity for any recruiter to have a toolkit that fits their recruitment needs and helps improve their productivity and efficiency. Tool #3: Twitter Search (free).

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Drive Sourcing Through The Power Of Periscope

ERE SourceCon

But what if we could also use that “tour” and those Q&A sessions as a part of our social recruiting arsenal to proactively recruit and source new talent? Recruiting Resumes Social Networking Sourcing Sourcing Function Talent Acquisition Twitter Video Resumes Video Sourcing FeaturedWhat goes through your mind when interviewing for a job? One question that I hear time and time again is, how do I know if I will fit in?

The Best Recruiting Insights on Twitter in February

CareerBuilder

I love using Twitter as a search engine. Much like the way recruiters use search strings to source passive candidates on Google, you can manipulate your queries on Twitter and tap into the best conversations on talent acquisition strategies. Here are some of the most useful recruiting-related tweets (so far) from the month of February. He’s a veteran of the staffing and recruiting industry. recruiting #hrtech.

2017 Trends in Recruiting via Social Media

HireRight

When HireRight published its first Employment Screening Benchmark Report ten years ago, we did not survey respondents about their use of social media. It seems odd now, but a decade ago, social media wasn’t even on the hiring map. Social media has become part of the fabric of talent management, and a critical one at that. The post 2017 Trends in Recruiting via Social Media appeared first on Employment Background Check Blog - HireRight.

#HCIEvents Recap: 2 Days of Innovation in San Francisco

SmashFly

This past week the SmashFly team headed down to the San Francisco Bay area for the HCI Talent Acquisition Innovation Forum. The event was a tremendous mixture of knowledgeable practitioners and leading technology companies and it turned out to be 2 days chock full of innovative techniques and practices utilized for top recruiting organizations.

8 Recruitment News Stories to Kick-Off the New Month – 2nd November 2015

Social Talent

On January 1st, 2016, the prices of Recruiter Corporate and Job Slots will be adjusted for certain North American customers. The price of Recruiter Professional Services will also be adjusted for customers paying in USD, CAD, GBP, or EUR. Companies Will Demand More From Recruiting in 2016…Without Spending More. Great news for recruiters right? “With budgets and recruiters’ time so tight, it’s critical to automate any processes where possible.

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Why Recruiters Should Be Thankful for Social Recruiting — November 2015 Roundup

Spark Hire

Social recruiting goes far beyond simply posting a job opening to Twitter or reaching out to passive candidates on LinkedIn — and to be quite frank, doing it the correct way is an art. As a marketing professional who manages all the social media channels for Spark Hire, I’ve seen a great deal of recruiters posting their opportunities on social. What is it about your social messaging that makes it extra special and appealing for top-tier talent?

5 Simple Strategies To Stop Sucking At Sourcing

Fistful of Talent

Sourcing is one of those skill sets that you continue to use even after you leave recruiting–and just as relevant if your new job, like mine, involves generating marketing-qualified leads. I’ve used dozens of Chrome extensions , CRM and ATS plug-ins, and I’ve experimented with pretty much every social network or search engine over the past decade or so. Top talent doesn’t live in the bottom 50%, and that’s the bottom line.

BUMPER EDITION: 9 Stories the Recruitment Industry is Buzzing About this Week – 24th August 2015

Social Talent

Social media dynamos Instagram and Pinterest nearly doubled their users between 2012 and 2015 , according to a new study — and Pinterest is winning. based think tank, surveyed 1,907 adults this spring to learn about their social media habits. Twitter also saw significant user growth over the same period, just not quite on the same level as Instagram and Pinterest. billion is several times larger than any other social media platform out there right now.