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5 Keys to a Happily Ever After RPO Marriage

By Guest Thu, Sep 13,2018 @ AM

Talent Acquisition and RPO Leaders, picture this: you’re standing at the proverbial “alter” of business relationships, ready to sign the contract linking your future success and happiness to each other, promising to love, honor, cherish and be faithful, as long as you both shall live (or at least “love”).  So how can you be sure your new marriage will succeed?    

 

5 Reasons Employees Need to be Involved in Your Hiring Process

By Guest Tue, Aug 21,2018 @ AM

Once upon a time, in Silicon Valley, some pioneering modern tech companies decided to experiment with a new hiring model, which was collaborative recruitment. This technology consists of involving the employees themselves in the recruitment process. Today, the collaborative recruitment model has made its way beyond the Valley and is now becoming increasingly popular worldwide. Here, we will look at the reasons why the employees need to be involved in the hiring process.

Topics: recruiting best practices

 

Writing a Great Welcome Email to New Employees

By Guest Tue, Jun 26,2018 @ AM

Starting a new job can be quite nerve-racking. You’re in a new environment, with new people and new expectations. Getting a welcome email from your new manager can help you feel a bit more welcome and secure in your new position. Think back to when you were just starting at the company, and what you wish you’d known before starting? Write with the purposes of welcoming and helping to orient the new hire as best as possible for that big day. Tell them a bit about yourself, and what their first day will be like. Don’t forget to get writing and editing help so you can write a professional quality email.  

Topics: recruiting best practices

 

Recruiting Workers: 7 Strategies To Attract and Engage Millennials

By Guest Tue, Jun 05,2018 @ AM

Recruiting strategies need to change with time to attract a new workforce. They also need to adjust to the needs and goals of this workforce, which could be a challenging thing to achieve sometimes, especially when you want to attract millennials.

Topics: recruiting best practices

 

10 Top Recruiting Software

By Guest Tue, May 08,2018 @ AM

Regardless of whether a company is staffed by only ten people or 1,000, recruitment can be a complicated, yet necessary process. The right software can make life a lot easier for those scouting for talent. This list highlights ten of the top recruiting software HR professionals can utilize to strengthen the talent of their companies.

Topics: recruiting technology, applicant tracking system

 

Upgrade Your Employee Onboarding Experience by Adding These Five Apps

By Guest Tue, Apr 10,2018 @ AM

According to data gathered by O.C. Tanner, an enterprise specializing in employee recognition solutions, 69 percent of employees are more likely to stay with a company for at least three years after an excellent onboarding experience. It is safe to say that the onboarding process is critical to employee acquisition and retention. It never hurts to have the right tools to make the process more efficient and effective. Read on for five apps to upgrade the employee onboarding experience.

Topics: recruiting technology

 

9 Simple Steps to Writing a Compelling Job Advertisement to Attract Millennials

By Guest Thu, Feb 22,2018 @ AM

Is your job advertisement effective? Moreover, is it effective for your target audience specifically? While a good company always keeps a target audience in mind when creating job ads, in some cases this could be extremely difficult - especially if it’s millennials we’re talking about.

Topics: social recruiting, talent acquisition, recruiting best practices

 

Building an Insightful Talent Pipeline with Recruitment Process Outsourcing

By Guest Mon, Dec 11,2017 @ AM

In a recent study, Aberdeen found that more than 80% of organizations today have trouble recruiting high-potential talent, as per their definition of top-quality performance. As managers across the board try to address this pressing challenge, 79% readily admit that they don’t fully understand how to resolve it. What this means is that nearly every organization that struggles to populate their talent pipeline can’t even define the qualities they want in a new hire.

The mechanics of the workforce are changing faster than ever before, and we need to ask ourselves, can we keep up?

Topics: recruitment process outsourcing

 

Avoid This Mistake When Handling Negative Reviews on Glassdoor

By Guest Fri, Sep 15,2017 @ AM

Companies are no longer in control of their public image as an employer of choice in the age of internet and social media. Glassdoor, a Yelp-like review site for businesses, has more than 11 million employee reviews for a half million companies, viewed by over 30 million unique visitors each month. These reviews are likely shaping what potential candidates think of each company, and the decision they make when applying or accepting a job. Company reviews can either help or hurt the employer branding and the company’s recruiting efforts. So if you can’t control your company’s online image, what do you do? You should at least manage your online image.

Topics: Employer Branding, recruiting best practices

 

How To Hire And Retain Quality Candidates in a Competitive Hiring Environment

By Guest Thu, Sep 14,2017 @ AM

Let’s face it. Hiring can be tough. The unemployment rate is low – just 4.4% according to the Department of Labor Statistics – and employers have to compete for good employees. In order to find and retain quality candidates, it requires some work on our end. That work can come in the form of collecting more information at various stages in the employee lifecycle or tailoring your benefits to desired candidates. Here are a few tactics you might explore to step up your recruiting and hiring success rate.  

Topics: recruiting best practices