4 Things You Should Know About Interviewing Job Candidates

If you want to find the best employees for your business, you have to do more than just show up to the job interview and hope for the best.

While the emphasis is firmly on the candidate, it’s still essential to understand the processes and thoughts most candidates will experience before they first shake hands with you.

More information: https://www.coburgbanks.co.uk/blog/assessing-applicants/interviewing-job-candidates/

Why Your Company’s Industry Should Influence Your Tech Recruitment Strategy

When you browse open HR leadership jobs, you’ll find a few things in common. Companies look for people who have developed and executed large-scale recruiting strategies, worked with senior leadership to identify talent gaps, and managed complex budgets. In recent years, one qualification that has increased in desirability is expertise in the organization’s industry—or at least the ability to learn about it quickly.

More information: https://www.stackoverflowbusiness.com/blog/why-your-companys-industry-should-influence-your-tech-recruitment-strategy

How and why should you ‘gamify’ your recruitment process?

‘Gamification’ is a term that has been circulating around the corporate world with ever-greater intensity in recent times. Is it something that has any real relevance to your business – in particular, your approach to hiring?

The answer might just be a surprising ‘yes’ – and here’s why.

More information: https://www.webrecruit.co.uk/blog/recruitment-insights/how-and-why-should-you-gamify-your-recruitment-process/

Are your recruitment efforts coughing and spluttering? Here are 5 possible reasons why

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/

The Top 10 Benefits of Switching to an Applicant Tracking System

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/

Transforming The Hiring Funnel

In the world of talent acquisition, we’ve all seen the many references to recruiting and marketing, and how that translates into thinking about the hiring pipeline like a funnel.  The problem with the funnel, in our opinion, is the shape.

Funnels are wide at the top, and then get very narrow at the bottom.  The implication is that many people apply, and very few get hired.  In fact, a company this morning was bragging about having 5k applications for 5 hires.

More information: https://www.recruitingblogs.com/profiles/blogs/transforming-the-hiring-funnel

Here’s how Your Hiring Process is Driving Away Top Talent

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/

Top 10 Candidate Sourcing/Recruitment Blogs that you must follow

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

2018 healthcare staffing trends

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

What to Know When Hiring Recent College Graduates

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