Let’s face it. We’re up against a vacancy that’s pretty urgent and when running some basic searches on our chosen job boards, we’re quite simply not getting much back. The pressure is on, we’re running out of time, and we’re feeling fairly helpless.
We’ve generated a quick-fire…Continue
Added by Cameron Briggs on July 6, 2017 at 8:16am — No Comments
Accounting is a huge part of the foundation of every single company in the world. It is really tough to find the very best accounting talent since the competition is really high and the very best talent will only be drawn in by the very best offers. The right candidate is not always motivated by how much you are going to pay. Salaries are often seen as being the vital aspect but according to Shell and Associates, much more has to be…Continue
Added by Laura O. Tolentino on June 12, 2017 at 6:55am — No Comments
One of the most sought after skill sets these days is the Data Scientist. Commanding high salaries and high fees, these candidates are worth their weight in gold, but a huge proportion of them are currently being missed.
Each of the hundred odd Analytics-focused Recruiters we’ve…Continue
Added by Stephen Beckitt on February 20, 2017 at 10:00am — No Comments
When Recfluence opened for reviews in the end of 2015, the idea was to help job seekers from different professional backgrounds. When the platform opened for reviews, users and professionals showcased their eagerness, knowledge, and experience in their collective feedback. With information on around 5000 agencies available at the users’ disposal, the latter had all the freedom to post their feedback and what they felt…Continue
Added by Rebecca Zheng on March 8, 2016 at 5:00am — No Comments
So last week I wrote about how some seem to feel the usage of tools in staffing and sourcing is un needed. I went on to explain why they are wrong and said I would layout my methodology for determining which tool to…Continue
I've worked in Employer Branding for nearly 20 years. I surprise myself every time I say it, but it really is that long.
I started by working on research strategies for clients in recruitment when the idea was still in its infancy. Research - other than some basic…Continue
Sound familiar? 68% of recruiters have said they are dissatisfied with the job boards they are currently using to post open jobs and recruit talent to their organizations, based on a recent Glassdoor survey.…Continue
How businesses treat their candidates during the recruitment process directly impacts the perception of their brand in the market. The public image of a business doesn’t just stop with the marketing department, it is affected by the way in which businesses treat people – that means potential candidates as well…Continue
Added by Maisha Cannon on November 17, 2014 at 1:30pm — No Comments
With the economy recovering, the labor marketplace has shifted from employer-driven to candidate-driven, according to a MRI…Continue
"I'm sorry… Why are you here?"
There are thousands of articles, blog posts and "how-to's" advising job seekers how to prepare for a phone screen, a video interview, and in-person job interview. But what about the other side of that desk or conference table? The hiring manager, recruiter, HR manager, and others tasked with interviewing and evaluating candidates? …Continue
In 2013, about 4,361,380 graduates joined the labor market and a similar number will graduate this year. In what fields do these graduating candidates possess…Continue
Added by Ashley Zito Rowe on June 12, 2014 at 9:30am — No Comments
I’m working on a blog post on job interviews — from the employer side of the desk. After all, there are thousands of “how-to” articles, blog posts, and advice on “acing the interview” from a candidates viewpoint. But, how about “acing the interview” as employer, while at the same time providing a great…Continue
About 20% of jobs are considered hard-to-fill. Chances are your organization is filling some of these jobs. Understanding how difficult recruiting can be, I wanted to share some tips with you on how to expand your candidate supply for your open positions.
1. Look for Candidates with Other Job…Continue
Added by Ashley Zito Rowe on May 22, 2014 at 10:00am — No Comments
It all starts with hiring the right people.
One of the biggest problems in the American workforce today is disengagement,…Continue
Added by Paul Petrone on May 5, 2014 at 12:00pm — No Comments
When we started out with Mystery Applicant, we set the goal that every job applicant would be given the opportunity to give their feedback on the process. Every single one. Every minute of the day.
This is a key part of our offering as we wanted to hear from…Continue
Let me guess. You already are using social media to screen candidates. And you are not alone. According to a recent survey by Reppler, 91 percent of people involved in hiring decisions at their company said they do too.
The problem is that recent studies have shown that this can be a highly…Continue
This is about far more than just attracting the right talent. This is about creating fans of the organization in the hiring process. The average recruiter will receive 250 applications for a corporate job listing. If the focus is solely on that one person who…Continue
Added by Sean Pomeroy on March 20, 2014 at 8:00am — No Comments
A CareerBuilder survey revealed that 44% of workers who didn’t hear back from an employer when they applied for a job said that they have a worse opinion of that employer. This particular stat should drive home…
This topic has come up previously on RBC and I must say that I do find it to be a bit amusing. As a recruiting professional - what is your current job title?
Talent Acquisition Specialist
Candidate Experience Manager
Added by Tim Spagnola on February 11, 2014 at 7:30am — No Comments