How To Build a Social Recruiting Strategy

Proactive Talent

A fly by the seat of your pants approach might work for some things, but social recruiting isn’t one of them. In fact, successful social recruiting requires the complete opposite. And the foundation for it is a strategy that answers the questions of how, when, where and in what way you’ll reach potential candidates through social. Define Your Audience Who are you trying to reach and recruit on social? Recruiting Recruiting Optimization

Social Recruiting Round-Up: October 2015

Social Talent

Welcome to the October 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. The Most Hated Words Among Recruiters.

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 Still figuring social media out? But think about it further – that means one in four isn’t using social media.

14 Tips on How to Use Twitter for Social Recruiting

Boolean Black Belt

Twitter’s been around for nearly 8 years and has always been popular in recruiting circles, but there are still plenty of recruiters who don’t use Twitter to its full potential or are simply new to using Twitter for recruiting. Super social?

Social Recruiting Round-Up – December 2014

Social Talent

’ ‘How can Snapchat be used for recruiting?’ ’ We believe that Snapchat will be one of the most influential recruiting tools of 2015 in a number of industries, so get up to speed with everything Snapchat related right here!

Why Ignoring Social Recruiting Will Cost You Your Career

Social Talent

Recruiting is merging with marketing. It used to be that recruiters were merely CV shufflers, matching a resume to a job. Recruiting, as it stands today, is failing as fast as a confused, out of shape, ballerina on ice skates! So what is social recruiting and how is it different?

How an Influencer Program can Upgrade Your Social Recruiting Strategy

Rally Recruitment Marketing

To my defense, with my role as a Recruitment Marketer, part of my job is to manage the AppianLIFE Instagram , so you bet I’m using that as my excuse! Social recruiting. Over 84% of organizations are currently utilizing social media for their recruitment process ( Postbeyond ).

Why Social Recruiting Is Everyone’s Job.

Recruiting Daily

If you’re like most employers, you’ve probably already set up some sort of social media presence dedicated to careers and hiring. Today, however, with social becoming an integral component of successful recruiting strategies, the tables have turned.

7 Unmissable Social Recruiting News Stories – 13th July 2015

Social Talent

This is what they found: Make Sure Your Investments in Personal Growth, Training, and Learning Are Visible. These professional service companies provide challenging work, professional training and development, a good reference for a future career, and a clear path for advancement.

The Key Ingredients of Good Social Recruitment Training

Prominence

You know the one, where after creating one successful post on LinkedIn Publisher people think they are to the recruitment world what Gordon Ramsey is to the culinary world. This negatively affects social recruiting, a - Read moreHave you noticed the guru trend?

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.

How Hootsuite Hires: A Social Recruiting Success Story

Recruiting Daily

Hootsuite , a high growth, high tech employer based in Vancouver has emerged as one of the most widely used social business platforms on the market. And if you’re reading this, well, no need to tell you how tough tech recruiting really is out there. In social media.

Social Recruiting is All About Engagement, SRSC is all about Social Recruiting

Recruiting Toolbox

When I talk with talent leaders at different companies, one of the hottest topics on their minds is social recruiting. The first step for me is that we need to think of social recruiting as a conversation with candidates and future candidates.

How Hootsuite Hires: A Social Recruiting Success Story

Recruiting Daily

Hootsuite , a high growth, high tech employer based in Vancouver has emerged as one of the most widely used social business platforms on the market. And if you’re reading this, well, no need to tell you how tough tech recruiting really is out there. In social media.

The Searchologist Katrina Collier Shares Her Social Recruiting Secrets

Undercover Recruiter

Be sure to join their webinar, How to Get In-Demand Candidates to Respond TODAY: Katrina Collier Spills Her Social Recruiting Secrets, on August 23rd. When it comes to recruiting, Katrina Collier is a real social butterfly. This post is sponsored by MightyRecruiter.

HRTech conference: innovative hiring with social recruiting and video

Workable

Match.com’s social recruiting helps them hire great talent from anywhere in the world. Delta’s use of video throughout their hiring process supports high volume recruiting and gets high praise from job candidates. Why social recruiting works for Match.com.

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?

From Creeper to Class Act: Social Recruiting Done Right

Breezy HR

Ask your Marketing Director, and they’ll be able to tell you exactly how many sales leads have come in via social media. There’s a fine line between the kind of relevant, personalized social media recruitment that makes your dream candidates swoon?—?and

GE’s Recruitment Marketing Results on Zero Budget

SmashFly

In fact, when I started my recruitment marketing journey at GE, I was charged with telling the GE. The post GE’s Recruitment Marketing Results on Zero Budget appeared first on SmashFly Blog. Employee Engagement Employer Brand Social Recruiting brand ambassador training building employee advocates content marketing tips ge employer branding ge recruitment marketing social recruiting tips transform

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. Get Managers Involved in Social Media.

Social Media For Employer Branding: 7 Tips To Promote Your Employer Brand On LinkedIn

Proactive Talent

With more than 500 million members in over 200 countries and territories, LinkedIn is no doubt one of the world’s largest social and professional networking sites, making it a great talent attraction channel to add to your recruitment marketing machine.

The Searchologist – Same Great Training, A Better Fitting Name!

The Searchologist

If the shoe don’t fit this social recruiting training… When I set out on this journey over 6 years ago, I started by helping Job Seekers make great use of social media. The post The Searchologist – Same Great Training, A Better Fitting Name! Human Resources / Recruitment Social Recruiting

Social Media For Employer Branding: 7 Facebook Hacks You Need To Know

Proactive Talent

billion daily active users, Facebook has undoubtedly become an essential channel for talent attraction and recruiting today. Video Storytelling People love watching videos, and they’re dominating social media and the web. account for over 7% of all reach on the social network.

5 Out-Of-Box Recruiting Tactics You'll Want To Know About

Proactive Talent

Attracting and recruiting top talent is getting harder and harder every day. So what are some of the creative, unique tactics companies have used to help them better connect, engage and recruit top talent? Is there still a way to make your recruiting process more fun and different?

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4 Interesting Recruitment News Stories to Kick-Off December – 5th December 2016

Social Talent

In recruitment news this week: A New App is Tipped to Revolutionise Recruitment. The app also discovers training programmes the user can take to improve their skills, and their employability as a result. 3 Insights Small Business Recruiters NEED to Share with the C-Suite.

Why I Started Proactive Talent Strategies, LLC

Proactive Talent

I started Proactive Talent Strategies, LLC after years of building modern recruiting strategies and programs due to the fact that the recruiting industry is being completely disrupted by new technologies -- and it's having a hard time catching up! Last year, while I was Head of Talent Acquisition at Glassdoor , I did a talk at SHRM National in Orlando on this very topic called "How Social Media is Transforming Talent Acquisition".

4 Recruiting Trends That Will Make You Feel Lucky

Spark Hire

In the recruiting industry, skill is absolutely essential but you have to admit, it doesn’t hurt to be lucky. All in all, it is a lucky time to be a recruiter. We talked to four experts about what’s making them feel lucky when recruiting right now. Inbound Recruiting.

3 Ways to Spot Top Quality Candidates via Social Media Screening

Hyrell

Social media is deeply embedded in our daily lives today -- particularly with Millennials. Millennials have been immersed in technology and social media since they were born and they are expected to account for 75 percent of the global workforce by 2025.

6 Fascinating Recruitment News Stories You Must Read this Week – 24th October 2016

Social Talent

In recruitment news this week: LinkedIn’s 2016 Workforce Diversity Report is In! Waders continued: “In May 2016, our recruiting team introduced a modified Rooney Rule with the goal of having a diverse candidate slate for every role we are hiring for. Understanding Recruitment.

The Future of Sourcing: Do You Have What it Takes to Succeed?

Stacy Zapar

And that's a double-edged sword because that means it's not only easier for you and me (the "good" sourcers), it's also easy for everybody else (junior, untrained and/or lazy recruiters). And we both know what THOSE recruiters do a lot of.

7 of the Most Underrated Tools in Recruitment

Social Talent

But Notepad, simple as it may be, is actually an incredibly useful little tool for recruiters. And for more information on exactly how you should be writing Boolean strings in Notepad or TextEdit, see our Black Belt in Internet Recruitment online training course. Notepad.

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Have you ever been to a gay bar?

The Whiteboard

During the session, one of our Business Managers gave us a quick training session on the LinkedIn Sales Navigator product. And as a recruiter, it’s far too late to be ashamed of that character trait. Well, have you?

8 Questions With Will Staney On Starting Proactive Talent Strategies & The Evolution Of Recruiting

Proactive Talent

What is social recruiting and what does an effective strategy look like? If you’re a small or medium-sized company with very limited resources, what free tools can you use beyond LinkedIn and job boards to improve your recruiting efforts? How do you go about building a strong employer brand to help your company attract and recruit top talent? After that, I moved into more recruiting leadership roles at startups. Q: What is social media recruiting?

8 Fascinating Recruitment News Stories – 14th September 2015

Social Talent

In the news this week: SHRM Survey Reveals 2/3 of Companies Made Social Media Hires in the Last Year. Two-thirds of all companies have sourced new hires in the last year from social media , that’s according to a new study conducted by SHRM (Society for Human Resource Management).

8 Watercooler-Worthy Recruitment News Stories to Discuss this Week – 21st November 2016

Social Talent

In recruitment news this week: Google Is making a Move Into Recruiting Technology. Google is dipping its toe deeper into the world of recruiting tools and technology, by partnering with some company names that’ll ring familiar. Recruiter – $39,200.

8 Intriguing Recruitment News Stories this Week – 9th November 2015

Social Talent

In the news this week: Has Facebook Accidentally Revolutionised Recruitment with its Latest Change? This week, Facebook announced a change to the way their messaging systems work , which has the potential to significantly impact recruiting on Facebook.

8 Recruitment News Stories to Get You Thinking This Week – 27th October 2015

Social Talent

In the news this week: The Future of Recruiting: Roadmap 2016. So, where does he think the future of recruitment is going in 2016? And more importantly, what can recruiters do to stay on top of that change? Impact on Corporate and Agency Recruiters. Social Media Manager.

Moments, Memories and Milestones from #SHRM13

Stacy Zapar

15,000 HR and Recruiting professionals descended upon the beautiful city of Chicago for several days of fun-filled learning and networking. Dorming with the gang at the SHRM Social House sponsored by Dice. Getting to see a live demo of Dice’s very cool Open Web recruiting tool.

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9 Need-to-Know Recruitment News Stories – 21st September 2015

Social Talent

Perhaps most importantly, instead of dealing with a recruiter who’s just trying to fill a role to earn a commission, the candidates work with Hired Talent Advocates, and those advocates are judged based on the job seeker’s satisfaction. Social media recruiting.

4 Easy Ways to Improve Recruiter Performance

TargetRecruit

There comes a point in time when a Recruiting Manager will have to sit down with an individual recruiter, or a team of recruiters and assess their strengths, weaknesses and areas of improvement in order to hit quotas and attain business goals.