Ask 100 prospects and you will hear 100 complaints about your ATS. Or any ATS. What we see as a "necessary evil," your prospects see as more evidence that you care far more about your internal processes, in making things easier for you than in attracting great talent.
Is it true? Would you…Continue
Added by James Ellis on August 26, 2015 at 9:55am — No Comments
And we know, too, that this new wave of recruiting is powered by proven inbound sales and marketing techniques, taken and applied — to great effect — to the traditional recruiting…Continue
Added by Maura McElhone on July 20, 2015 at 9:30am — No Comments
For years, recruiting organizations have used candidate data (resumes, profiles, assessments, etc.) to make informed decisions on hiring. Candidates applied, recruiters evaluated and decisions were made. It is a “wait and evaluate” strategy in many cases.
The digital revolution has turned this dynamic on its…Continue
This is definitely embarrassing to admit but I learned how to ride a bike pretty late in life. By late, I mean I learned on an adult bike when I was about 12 because someone pushed me down a hill. Hold your giggles, please.
I’ll never forget the exhilaration of realizing “hey! I’m riding…Continue
Added by Katrina Kibben on June 15, 2015 at 2:10pm — No Comments
There are five main components of a successful recruitment marketing strategy―but not all strategies are created equal. So why not listen to major organizations that are succeeding?
Check off the do’s and banish the don’ts to make your program more engaging and improve your ROI.
DO talk about the work in an impactful way. Lockheed Martin uses content to actually open up conversations with segments of their talent pools. Instead of talking about the job as a…Continue
Added by Elyse Schmidt on April 16, 2015 at 10:16am — No Comments
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AKA - Our stab at being legal and legitimate.
Contest officially begins when we post the blog on RBC and all entries must be submitted by Friday April 17th at 5PM EST. Winners will be announced Monday, April 20th at 4:20ish PM EST.
All of us at…Continue
Added by Katrina Kibben on April 13, 2015 at 10:01am — No Comments
Recruiting is acquiring talent for your interests. IMHO I built one of the better blogs about recruiting, the SmartRecruiters Blog. In my three and a half years running SmartRecruiters content marketing and social media, I've recruited and edited 250+ writers and our work amassed 3+ million pageviews. I'd like to share some tips on how I did it and provide you with a directory of top recruitment…Continue
I love talking content strategy, especially within the context of the larger talent acquisition and recruiting strategy. But I see the same thing over and over again, and I thought you might appreciate learning about my magnifying glass strategy.
The situation is pretty common. If you are building content for your career site,…Continue
Added by James Ellis on January 27, 2015 at 6:30am — No Comments
I too have been bored! Not just here, but everywhere online. Too much noise, nonsense and dumbification. There has been a severe suckage situation for quite some time now across multiple venues. Maybe I'm a fool for saying that (more than handful of times) here, over there, or anywhere. Or, perhaps...?
As a regular contributor and commenter within the HR and recruiting blogging community, I was thrilled to be invited to join RecruitingBlogs’ 2014 Editorial Advisory Board. Yeah, I…Continue
As a Southern California native, consuming (and/or cooking) mass quantities of Mexican cuisine is a way of life. One of the more delectable ingredients in many tasty recipes is refried beans. Ironically, the way these beans are made involves…Continue
Here is our weekly feature in which we share the top articles we enjoyed from the past week about recruitment marketing, social recruiting and anything else in the recruiting space. In this article, we’ll be talking about mobile Career Sites, social recruiting, technology, content and changing skills.
A reminder that the…Continue
Added by Chris Brablc on April 26, 2013 at 3:21pm — No Comments
I f you’ve started your job search or looked at career resources, you’re probably hearing this word a lot—Networking. You may be thinking you don’t know any professionals in the career that interests you, or find the task daunting. In reality, each of us already has networks that can help us in our career path and job…Continue
Added by Gavin Redelman on December 4, 2012 at 6:50pm — No Comments
Here is our weekly feature in which we share the top articles we enjoyed from the past week about recruitment marketing, social recruiting and anything else in the recruiting space. In this article, we’ll be talking about content marketing, better apply process, social freedom, offshore recruiting and HR engagement.
Here are the articles that interested us this week (in no particular order), enjoy!:
Added by Chris Brablc on September 28, 2012 at 11:55am — No Comments
In today’s hyper connected world, it’s incredibly interesting how an unknown quantity can become an internet sensation in a short amount of time. Just ask Korean rapper PSY.
Although he has been relatively successful artist in Korea for the last 11 years, you would be hard-pressed to find someone in the US that knew his name. But now with his music video and song “Gangnam Style” (you probably want headphones if…Continue
Here is our weekly feature in which we share the top articles we enjoyed from the past week about recruitment marketing, social recruiting and anything else in the recruiting space. In this article, we’ll be talking about being part of the solution, hiring right, getting better thinkers, creating better recruiting content, Talent Communities and team buy-in.
Here are the articles our that interested us this week (in no…Continue
Added by Chris Brablc on June 8, 2012 at 11:40am — No Comments
“You can buy attention (advertising). You can beg for attention from the media (PR). You can bug people one at a time to get attention (sales). Or you can earn attention by creating something interesting and valuable and then publishing it online for free.” –David Meerman Scott, Best-Selling Author & Speaker
Content is cool. What is even more cool than that, is content that doesn’t seem repetitious or dated. Staying current with trends in both worlds (Social Media and…Continue
This blog originally appeared here on our site, socialtalent.co.
Do you advertise jobs or products/services? Are you blogging? If you think that just simply putting…
Added by Johnny Campbell on February 3, 2012 at 9:06am — No Comments
Since we largely train recruiters and businesses how to leverage the power of social media as a sourcing tool, an employer branding tool and a business development tool, one common question we get asked all the time from nervous HR managers to company directors is advice on a social media policy that will enable…Continue
Once you’ve set up your social recruiting profiles and started to get members of your Talent Community, the next step is to make sure you have enough content to share on these platforms to encourage engagement & conversation as well provide value to your followers / members.
Finding good content to share with your followers can be a difficult task. To make it easier to easily find new & engaging content, it’s time for you to start creating what I like to call…Continue
Added by Chris Brablc on November 22, 2011 at 2:35pm — No Comments
So you’ve built up your Talent Community or Talent Network and gained a significant amount of followers on your Twitter profile and Facebook page. The question is what do you do next?
The answer to this question you’ve heard a thousand times: engage!
When I talk about engagement I mean a few things. First, it’s the bi-directional communication you have with a candidate to promote your company opportunities, understand their qualifications & skill-sets…Continue
Added by Chris Brablc on November 15, 2011 at 4:30pm — No Comments