Granted, it’s not the most exciting subject to cover, but it sure is important for a lot of businesses.
In particular, British based companies who need to employ international candidates.
According to research, 49% of students at EDHEC Business School’s NewGen Talent Centre said that they’re less likely to seek or accept a position in the UK following Brexit.
Read more at: https://www.coburgbanks.co.uk/blog/attracting-staff/attract-international-candidates-brexit/
Selecting the right candidates is important for the success of the company. To ensure there is a synergy that works for the fulfillment of company goals and mission it is essential to identify and build a team of people who have the required skills and experience. This is the reason that most CEOs today place so much importance on improving the hiring and selection process. However, in this competitive environment, without the right technology in place it is almost impossible to get the talent you want, when you want it.
Read more at: https://www.naukrirms.com/blog/how-can-applicant-tracking-system-improve-your-selection-process/
The big four accountancy firms; PricewaterhouseCoopers, Ernst & Young, Deloitte and KPMG receive thousands of applicants every year. It is common to have in excess of 100 applicants for each hire that is made. The high volume of applicants per job presents these companies with numerous hiring challenges including time to hire, filtering the candidate pool and removing biases. The big four are not alone in facing these challenges either as many other employers also boast significant application figures.
Read more at: https://recruitmentjuice.com/blog/how-is-candidate-screening-changing/
Early in my career, I had the good fortune to work as a financial analyst for a Fortune 50 company. During a meeting where the president of a $2 billion group was presenting his business plan for the next year, he was lambasted by the corporate CEO with the following:
“Strategy drives tactics. Tactics don’t drive strategy. And from what I can tell, you have a terrible business strategy, so it doesn’t matter how great your tactics are.”
Read more at: https://business.linkedin.com/talent-solutions/blog/recruiting-strategy/2019/why-you-need-to-reverse-your-hiring-strategy
Recruitment is an ever-changing landscape. You may think you have the best recruitment process in place but guess what you may be wrong. There is a big disparity in perception between how you view your recruitment practice versus what your candidates think.
Millennials and their younger counterparts, the newly arrived Gen Z are reshaping the future of the workforce. Sadly, if you can’t adapt to the change, chances are that you may not be successful in attracting them.
Read more at: https://recruitmentjuice.com/blog/4-reasons-why-recruiters-must-use-candidate-experience-surveys/
An applicant tracking system (ATS) is a software application designed to improve the recruitment process by making hiring simpler and more efficient. Applicant Tracking Systems allow companies of all sizes to stay organized and productive throughout the hiring process by managing job postings, filtering resumes, organizing applicant information, contacting applicants, and scheduling interviews.
Read more at: https://recruitingblogs.com/profiles/blogs/the-top-free-applicant-tracking-systems-ats-updated-2019
THE QUESTION IS: ARE YOU DELIVERING A GOOD CANDIDATE EXPERIENCE?
I am going to talk about how you can improve your candidate experience. After all, effective recruitment depends upon how happy the candidates are who will eventually become your employees.
Read more at: https://recruitingblogs.com/profiles/blogs/candidate-experience-definition-importance-and-tips-to-improve
The fact that 78 per cent of job candidates apply for jobs using their mobile devices, and 55 per cent of mobile users look for jobs using their phones means you need to start to think about the do’s and don’ts of mobile recruiting. Mobile recruiting is a strategy that allows you to attract, connect with, and ultimately hire qualified candidates for your organization in a way that’s optimised for the mobile world we live in.
Read more at: https://www.socialtalent.com/blog/hiring/how-to-recruit-successfully-in-a-mobile-world
Have you ever stopped to think: “Am I doing all that I can to attract soon-to-be college grads?” Because your competitors surely are!
The demand for college graduates remains high. And why is that? Well, college-educated people have a great combination of hard and soft skills. They know how to think strategically, communicate clearly, debate ideas, and apply critical thinking to complex issues.
Read more at: https://recruitgyan.com/7-innovative-strategies-for-campus-recruitment/
Our star candidates are our bread and butter, which is why you need to do absolutely everything in your power to convince them that your agency is the one to place them throughout their entire career – not just their next job.
So what can you do to make sure your best candidates are placed by your agency and your agency only?
Read more at: https://blog.firefishsoftware.com/how-to-cover-your-top-candidates