August, 2018

10 Must-Read Employee Experience Articles for HR Pros

ClearCompany Recruiting

We’ve carefully curated this list to include unique articles covering the different facets of employee experience; including, why employers are investing in it, what it truly is, how to build the strategy, questions to ask, how to measure and so much more!

6 Signs You Need a New Applicant Tracking System

JazzHR

Applicant tracking systems are an incredibly useful asset for HR leaders. The software not only saves time and resources, but also gives stakeholders the ability to more easily identify high-quality candidates.

The 5 most difficult to fill roles in 2018

Social Talent

SocialTalent bring you another weekly roundup of the latest stories and research in the world of recruiting! Let’s dive in… Is your brand losing out on half of its potential candidate pool?

Candidate Experience: 7 Ways to Surprise and Delight Candidates

Lever

In a competitive hiring market, candidate experience is not only a critical differentiator, it’s also the key to higher offer acceptance rates. To provide a truly positive candidate experience, companies must consider how each phase of the hiring process can improve with practices outside of the (often mediocre) norm. Candidate experience

Live Webinar: Train Like a Boss – Close the Skills Gap and Boost Employee Retention

Recruiting quality employees is no easy task. With unemployment at an all-time low, it's now more crucial than ever to engage and retain the employees you've hired. A demonstrated investment in employee development can set you apart and help attract more quality candidates. According to a recent report from Linkedin, over a fourth of HR professionals expect to be increasing their budgets in learning and development. Join us on 8/30 for a live webinar with Greg Goold, Director of Learning and Development at Paycor.

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4 Tips for Hiring, Training and Managing Seasonal Employees Effectively

JazzHR

Hiring seasonal workers is a challenge because they often have the least experience yet work in the most hectic environments. Here are four tips for maximizing the potential of your seasonal workforce: 1. Hire seasonal employees in advance of the seasonal peak.

How To Attract & Retain The Top Talent You Need

Social Talent

For any company, holding on to its top talent is of top priority. In today’s working world, competition for top talent is fiercer than ever. Employers are continuously changing how they approach diverse candidates. After all, it’s a fact that diverse companies perform better.

How You Can Use LinkedIn to Nurture Candidates

Lever

Have you ever found an amazing candidate, who simply wasn’t ready to join your organization yet? Perhaps you sourced a candidate who was looking forward to seeing a project through to completion.

How to Pipeline Healthcare Talent in a Tough Market

Talemetry

If you’re like most people, you don’t necessarily think about your health until you have to. It’s something we all take for granted until we don’t. But when we are patients, we definitely want the best care we can get access to. And the best care comes from the best healthcare workers.

Newton’s Guide to OFCCP Compliance

For federal contractors, keeping up with OFCCP regulations can be a major challenge when recruiting and hiring. Download our guide to OFCCP compliance and learn the major regulations that you must adhere to.

By the Numbers: August 10, 2018

BountyJobs

BountyJobs Bites. Job Openings Top Unemployed Numbers for Three Consecutive Months. The Numbers: Per the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, the number of job openings in June (6.7 million) outnumbered those unemployed (6.6 million).

Create the Performance Management of Your Dreams with the Best of ClearCompany

ClearCompany Recruiting

ClearCompany has processed millions of applicants, created thousands of hiring programs and taken hundreds of talent acquisition teams to the next level with their industry leading ATS, Sourcing Module, Onboarding Platform and Video Interviewing capabilities.

The 4 Fastest Growing Industries and How to Hire for Them

JazzHR

Here’s how to hire for positions that are in the fastest growing industries according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics: 1. Home health care services.

The Importance of a Good Brew

The Whiteboard

I’m not taking the p**s when I say I need my morning coffee. It’s ritualistic – that hot, freshly brewed elixir of life, that I’ve – well, had delivered to me in bed, if I’m being completely honest.

Applicant Tracking System Vendor Comparison Matrix

Trying to decide which ATS is right for your company? Newton is the only ATS built by recruiters, for recruiters. Download the comparison matrix to see how Newton compares to other ATS vendors.

Check Yourself Before You Wreck Yourself: Ensuring Your Job Description is Realistic

BrightMove

When looking to fill a position, it’s not uncommon to craft what you feel is a great job description, only to find that you’re not attracting candidates who even come close to meeting your requirements, or, attracting any candidates at all.

Six Leading-Edge Recruitment Marketing Trends to Convert More Applicants

Talemetry

Earlier this week, Madeline Laurano, Co-Founder and Chief Research Officer, Aptitude Research Partners , shared six innovative trends in recruitment marketing that are helping leading organizations to attract, engage and convert more candidates into applicants.

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ApplicantPro Named to Inc. Magazine's 2018 List of Fastest Growing Companies

ApplicantPro

ApplicantPro's 6th Year of Inc. ApplicantPro is thrilled to named one of Inc. Magazine’s 5000 Fastest Growing Companies for the 6th consecutive year! Magazine's esteemed Inc.

Why Building an End-to-End Candidate Experience Should Be Priority #1

ClearCompany Recruiting

Creating a great candidate experience used to be nice to have.

There’s Not a Skills Gap in the U.S… or Is There?

Your search for the perfect candidate has resulted in zero perfectly skilled applicants. What’s going on? Enter…the skills gap. This report, ‘The Employment Skills Gap and What To Do About It’, breaks down the issue with solutions you can apply now.

Why Each Touchpoint in the Hiring Process Matters

JazzHR

These days, hiring is less about reading applications and more about establishing relationships. In a tight job market, the candidates hold the balance of power, so recruiters need to become more adept at forming solid relationships with passive job seekers.

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Cracks Show in Construction Boom

The Whiteboard

Two prominent construction companies, Ebert and Maven, bit the dust this week in the midst of what might just be New Zealand’s biggest construction boom, and the response from recruiters encompassed everything from panic to sick glee (and, thankfully, sympathy).

You want just ONE tip on recruitment success?

Greg Savage

You want a tip on your recruitment career? Don’t mess with your reputation. It’s the only thing you will take with you when you leave. Every contact with candidate, clients or colleague is a ‘moment of truth’. Ask yourself after every interaction.

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3 Strategies That Will Make Your Company Irresistible To Candidates

Social Talent

There are many key ingredients that need to be muddled together when perfecting the recipe for attracting top candidates. Today, there are very few companies that can attract candidates based on their reputation alone. You need a lot more than that to attract the people you want. You need status.

17 Features Every ATS Must Have

What should an ATS do for you? With so many applicant tracking systems on the market it can be hard to find the best one for your organization. Check out our list and learn the 17 crucial features every ATS must have!

The Recruiter Life Survey – Edition Two

Talent Hero Media

In the second edition of our Recruiter Life survey, we dive into what recruiters do to find clients and candidates and the challenges they face in the process. The post The Recruiter Life Survey – Edition Two appeared first on Talent Hero Media. General

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Talent Success Toolkit Lesson 7: Learning & Development

ClearCompany Recruiting

Corporations have come to grasp the emphasis behind learning and development plans with the average shelf-life of a skill being five years , and the largest reason for employees to leave a position is lack of career development.

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5 Jobs in Tech that Don’t Require Tech Skills

JazzHR

Are you on the hunt for a job? Have you ever wondered which jobs you would be qualified for? Well sometimes job opportunities aren’t as they seem. As the saying goes, don’t judge a book by its cover! In the tech industry, there are people who are responsible for building hardware, software and other components that go into the products being sold. These people surely need specialized skills that can help them engineer and design such products.

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How to Build Company Culture with a Remote Workforce

Proactive Talent

The primary goal of running a company is to achieve sustainable results from employees that work for you. While results are crucial to the survival of employers, they can only be achieved when there is a solid company culture in place.

Beyond the Buzzwords: Using Artificial Intelligence + Machine Learning to Inspire Authentic Human Conversation (and Power Higher Response Rates)

Speaker: Susanna Frazier, Innovative Talent Acquisition and Management Leader

Artificial Intelligence (AI), a machine’s ability to have human-like intelligence, and Machine Learning (ML), a type of AI that provides a machine with the ability to learn from inference, continue to dominate the headlines and integrate into our daily lives. It’s natural to question how our jobs (and job security) may be affected. Well… Good news, Y'all ? AI doesn’t replace you, it empowers you!

How Ample Paid Time Off Can Help your Diversity and Inclusion Efforts

Lever

More than half of candidates say employee benefits are an important consideration before accepting a job, and paid time off is a big part of the total package. In fact, 53 percent of employees who get paid time off would leave for more at another company. While everyone can benefit from time away from work to recharge, some candidates from underrepresented groups may be specifically looking for this benefit for various reasons.

How to Turn Passive Candidates into MASSIVE Opportunities

Social Talent

Passive candidates may sound like boring, inactive human sloths. This is a cunning disguise as they can have a huge impact on the success of your business. A passive candidate is simply someone who is not actively searching for a new role. Why should you consider passive candidates?

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How to Hire when Unemployment is Low

ApplicantPro

Regions across the United States are currently experiencing record low unemployment rates! This is great news for the economy and for job searchers, but what does that mean for you, as employers and human resource managers?

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Talent Success Toolkit Lesson 6: Succession Planning

ClearCompany Recruiting

Performance Management and Succession Planning are two pieces of Talent Management that can’t be parted. One without the other isn’t a complete strategy. Succession Planning is an internal process used to develop your existing team members.

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What Employees Really Think About Their Benefits Package

Employers invest a lot of time and money crafting a benefits mix they hope will attract and retain talent. But are you offering what employees actually want? We asked over 1,200 professionals how they feel about their health and wellness benefits for our 2018 Annual Employee Benefits Survey.