It’s around this time of year when swathes of fresh young minds are entering the world of work for the very first time. And as they embark on their search for that perfect employer, I feel acutely aware that those things that were once important to me when I was first entering the world of work back in the 1980s, are in many ways incomparable to what matters most to a jobseeker first starting out in 2018.
More information: https://social.hays.com/2018/07/23/tomorrows-talent-want/
Some firms seem to achieve success after success with a stable team, while others experience a lot of disruptive staff turnover. If your company is in the latter category, you might struggle to find staff who match your firm’s culture or technical needs. This could result in them rapidly exiting and being replaced by someone else.
If you suspect that poor hiring is partly driving your own company’s high employee turnover, it’s time to assess why you may not be attracting the best people. Below are a few possibilities.
More information: https://www.webrecruit.co.uk/blog/recruitment-insights/are-your-recruitment-efforts-coughing-and-spluttering-here-are-5-possible-reasons-why/
Automation is a buzzword in the recruitment industry. While we witnessed the first automation technology making its mark in HR in mid 1990s, it wasn’t until last 5 years that applicant tracking system became an absolute necessity for HR professionals and there were good reasons for that. HR Technology has come up in a big way in the last few years. While large enterprises have been quick to adapt, there are still several small and medium businesses that are stuck with the traditional ways of hiring thus losing out on top talent and hours of productivity with every passing day.
More information: https://www.naukrirms.com/the-top-10-benefits-of-switching-to-an-applicant-tracking-system/
The core of any business is its people. So where do you start when it’s time to build? Do you create your own internal recruitment team or do you go out and find a proven, experienced recruitment firm to do the heavy lifting for you? Or perhaps it’s a little bit of both?
The pros of creating your own internal recruiting firm include potential cost savings as well as being able to have an internal team that literally lives and breathes the company’s culture.
More information: https://www.recruitingblogs.com/profiles/blogs/8-reasons-to-choose-an-external-recruitment-firm-over-an-in-house
Are your candidates accepting other job offers while you’re still in the process of interviewing them? Maybe you should review your hiring methods and understand if the lengthy, tedious process is the reason you’re your top notch candidates are slipping away.
Slow hiring processes and delay in making a hiring decision have a huge adverse impact to businesses.
More information: https://antalnetworksindia.wordpress.com/2018/06/04/how-your-hiring-process-is-driving-away-top-talent/
Sourcing the right candidates is a tough job. Ideally, every recruiter wants to get the best-fit candidate in a limited number of attempts. After all, every company is in a hurry to fill the job slot and get on with the work. Luckily there are several blogs on HR sourcing, written by top recruitment thought leaders, which guide HR executives on the best strategies for sourcing candidates.
More information: https://blog.interviewmocha.com/top-10-candidate-sourcingrecruitment-blogs-that-you-must-follow
Want to improve file management for the HR team, but intimidated by the process? Here’s how to move to electronic employee files fast this summer.
Managing employee files in an organized and compliant way is a critical part of the HR team’s responsibilities. Unfortunately, files can be nearly impossible to manage when documents are on paper or spread across different teams, offices, and systems.
More information: https://www.recruitingblogs.com/profiles/blogs/how-to-switch-to-electronic-employee-files-this-summer
The coming impact of computers and machines on the workforce is a hot topic. Technology is improving at a rapid pace and companies are finding more efficient ways to accomplish basic tasks.
However, technology will soon do more than simply work faster and stronger than a human can. The rise of artificial intelligence (AI) means computers are becoming smarter, as well, and will soon be capable of doing even more complexed work.
More information: https://recruiterbox.com/blog/how-will-artificial-intelligence-impact-the-future-of-recruiting
Last month, we wrote a blog on “Trends that will shape the Staffing Industry in 2018” talking about the paradigm shift that the industry is going through. In this blog, we will be talking extensively about trends within Healthcare Staffing, which is one of the promising High Growth Sectors of the Staffing Industry.
More information: https://www.recruitingblogs.com/profiles/blogs/2018-healthcare-staffing-trends
As graduation season comes and goes, another class of young professionals will soon be entering the job market. Recruiters will have a whole new group of 20-somethings to hire for entry-level jobs and groom for career success.
You’re likely already familiar with how Millennials and Generation Z differ from the older professionals in your workplace.
More information: https://recruiterbox.com/blog/what-to-know-when-hiring-recent-college-graduates