How Will Augmented & Virtual Reality Play a Role in Recruitment?

More and more companies are choosing to go the virtual reality route. Even recruiters. Many recruitment agencies are embracing what virtual reality can bring to them. Why? Because it makes sense. Imagine interviewing candidates in a digital space without having to schedule a time for them to come in physically.

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6 Awesome Recruitment Ads That Are Serious Thumbstoppers

We all know the daily struggle of going through loads and loads of resumes. Every now and then you might stumble across something incredibly awesome. So awesome, that the entire department eventually got to see it. That’s what we’re here for: we want to inspire you at all times, so we’ve summarised a few job advertisements that totally rock! Whenever you come across one of them, give the creator a round of applause and quite possibly offer him or her a job. So, let’s begin: roll the awesomeness!

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What is Google AI Job Search

Recently Google announced a new a featured related to jobs inside Google Search.  This is arguably the biggest news in recruitment marketing in several years.  Not only is the technology going to revolutionize the convenience of searching for a job, it’s implications on how job boards operate with change forever.

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5 Recruitment Marketing Trends You Need to Embrace

Staying ahead of trends is important for recruitment marketers for obvious reasons. If you don’t stay ahead of the competition, then you’ll quickly get left behind. So, to help you remain competitive now and into the future, we’ve put together a list of 5 recruitment marketing trends you need to embrace…

1.      Facebook Jobs and Google Hire

The dominance of job boards for advertising client job vacancies is certainly waning. Of course, it should still be part of your job advert marketing strategy, but it can no longer be the focal point.

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BEWARE…The Robots are coming and will become your workmates soon!!!!

With more and more talk about the advancement of Artificial Intelligence and Robotics in the future, it seems that the world is destined to be taken over by robots in the years to come!

With this in mind, here are just a few robots that could be competing against you in the recruitment work place…

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Have You Changed Your Recruiting Style?

Hiring top talent requires strategy and precision in today’s talent wars. McKinsey estimates that by 2020 there will be a global shortage of approximately 85 million qualified workers.

Workers who develop their skills to keep up with the demands of our emerging high-tech world will be at a premium. At the same time, the hiring process is undergoing a seismic shift as it moves to include AI, automation and transforms into a customer service mindset with trust as the cornerstone.

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Contract Staffing on the Rise within the Indian Workforce: An Account

Of late, the concept of contract staffing or recruiting job candidates via third party staffing companies has gone up considerably in the Indian recruitment scenario. Businesses in India – domestic and multinational corporate have resorted to the idea of temp hiring and have started outsourcing recruitment via numerous staffing companies.

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Forward facing: upcoming trends in recruitment

Ahead of our tech event I asked one of our exhibitors, Access RDB if they could share their thoughts on the upcoming trends in recruitment.  I think this is a great blog from them. 

We are always trying to understand what is coming in the future so we can prepare and be ready for it. There’s something unsettling about being caught unaware. We always want to be prepared.

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Recruiter Bots and the Rise of AI in HR

Imagine you’re a bright-eyed job seeker sending your résumé into the bowels of the world wide web. You get a call and, expecting the cheery voice of an HR professional on the other end, you hear the robotic voice of Siri asking about your five-year plan.

Rudimentary forms of artificial intelligence are all around us, but could this scenario really be in our future? Could AI tackle not only screening of resumes, but the entire recruitment process?

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