ADD RPO COMPANY FIND RPO PROVIDER
THE RPO VOICE.png

Measurement Drives Growth When it Comes to Talent Acquisition Programs

By Steven Dashiell Tue, Aug 28,2018 @ AM

It goes without saying that without proper measurement of your organization’s actions and accomplishments, figuring out just how well you’re doing in terms of business is difficult. The Office of Personnel Management notes that measurement “plays a crucial role in translating business strategy into results.”

Topics: recruiting best practices, recruitment process outsourcing

 

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

 

Big Fish in the Talent Pool: Attracting Talent for a Global Organization

By Steven Dashiell Tue, Aug 14,2018 @ AM
Source: Glassdoor, Indeed Office Photos

As talent acquisition professionals, we’d like to think that organizations that work directly in the recruiting field have everything figured out – that hiring for them is a complete non-issue and recruiting practically runs itself. However, even an ubiquitous recruiting company like Indeed needs a talent acquisition leader to navigate some unique hiring challenges.

Topics: Big Fish Diaries

 

How Well Do You Know Your Candidate Marketplace?

By Steven Dashiell Wed, Aug 01,2018 @ PM

Building a successful talent acquisition program requires a multifaceted process, one that involves strong communication between various areas of your organization and a heightened focus on the candidate’s needs, among other things. Strangely, an easily overlooked step in building a successful TA program is one that should be well understood by every organization: fully understanding your candidate market.

Topics: talent acquisition, recruiting strategy, recruiting best practices

 

Talent Engagement is Key to Hiring Success

By Steven Dashiell Thu, Jul 26,2018 @ AM

There are many components to hiring, but one aspect has risen in prominence and captured the attention of the talent acquisition community: talent engagement and recruitment marketing.

Recruitment marketing, the marriage between brand marketing and candidate and employee engagement, plays an essential role in obtaining quality candidates, and thus, delivering quality to consumers.

Topics: recruiting best practices, recruiting strategy

 

RPO: New Hiring Trends for Retailers and eCommerce Businesses

By Steven Dashiell Tue, Jul 17,2018 @ PM

It’s no secret that in today’s economy, with unemployment at a historic low of 4.3 percent, organizations are faced with the task of fighting tooth and nail for top level talent. Combine these unemployment levels with rapid changes to the way retail operates and turns a profit, and it’s easy to see why some are saying we live in an age of disruption.

Topics: recruiting trends, recruitment process outsourcing

 

Preparing for Hiring Unpredictability

By Steven Dashiell Tue, Jul 10,2018 @ PM

Hiring unpredictability - the sudden or unexpected need to make hiring decisions that had not been forecasted prior - is a stressful and often damaging component of talent acquisition. While some organizations bring this unpredictability upon themselves by failing to perform proper forecasting and research, other organizations navigate unpredictability as a natural part of their business.

Topics: hiring, talent acquisition, recruiting best practices

 

Recruiting and GDPR: Complying With New Data Privacy Regulations

By Steven Dashiell Tue, Jul 03,2018 @ AM

With a host of improvements to the way they approach hiring, the talent acquisition industry has embraced the technological innovations that are bringing so much change to businesses across all verticals. However, new regulations out of the EU on how organizations can collect and use user data means that the talent acquisition industry will need to tread more carefully into the realm of automation and artificial intelligence.

Topics: Employment Policy, 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

 

Stop! Does Your Talent Acquisition Program Align With Your Business Strategy?

By Steven Dashiell Tue, Jun 19,2018 @ AM

An effective talent acquisition program doesn’t occur in a vacuum. An enormous amount of planning, cooperation and execution go into creating a system that lets your organization hire the candidates you need for growth and keep those candidates coming through a healthy talent pipeline.

Topics: talent acquisition, recruiting best practices