Unconscious bias is a scary reality that plagues many organizations and means that the best people aren’t getting the right jobs and promotions. We spoke with Sangita Katsuri of Action Inclusion about how companies can work to eliminate unconscious bias in their hiring process.
- What is your definition of unconscious bias, and how does it play out in the hiring process?
If we are honest, we can admit that we have some very conscious biases and preferences for certain kinds of people, characteristics, appearances, behaviors and even nuances of speech.
More information: http://www.recruitingblogs.com/profiles/blogs/eliminating-unconcious-bias-in-hiring
It’s the social media platform of choice for recruiters everywhere – and little wonder, given the fantastic networking opportunities that LinkedIn affords its 500 million users.
However, if you’re one of the many recruiters guilty of these four common LinkedIn mistakes, you could be seriously damaging your chances of securing top talent or winning valuable business through social recruiting.
More information: https://www.bullhorn.com/au/blog/2018/04/top-4-linkedin-mistakes-recruiters-make/
Blind hiring is an HR practice that aims at reducing biases during the hiring process. The idea is to promote talent acquisition based on a transparent method and hire eligible candidates regardless of their name, gender, mother tongue, religion, and socioeconomic background.
It also forbids the hiring managers to ask about the academic qualification and professional experience of a candidate during the hiring process.
More information: https://recruitloop.com/blog/blind-hiring-can-contribute-workplace-diversity/
First impressions matter. In a study conducted a few years ago, the researchers looked into the impact of an employee’s onboarding experience on their turnover. A staggering 69% of the employees were found to be more likely to stay for at least three years after a great onboarding experience. On the flip side, it was also noted that nearly a fifth of all turnover happens within the first 45 days of employment.
More information: https://recruitloop.com/blog/employee-onboarding-hit-miss/
Today, I’m going to show you a dead simple strategy to build out your recruiting firm’s social media presence.
The best part?
You can do it in only 20 minutes each week.
The three reasons you need a social media presence
It’s 2017 and social media is so widespread that even the most grizzled old-school recruiter knows that a thriving social media presence can have a huge impact on the growth of your recruiting business.
More information: https://www.talentheromedia.com/the-recruiting-rundown/automate-recruitment-agencys-social-media-save-hours-per-week
What is Facebook recruiting?
Simply put, “Facebook recruiting” is the process of recruiting (potential job candidates) through the use of Facebook. You can use Facebook to source, attract, convert and hire new employees. “Facebook recruiting” is a form of social recruiting and a vital part of recruitment marketing.
More information: http://www.recruitingblogs.com/profiles/blogs/how-to-recruit-on-facebook
At a time when it can seem as difficult as ever for so many firms to source suitable candidates, your organisation may understandably be reviewing whether it is adopting the right talent-search approaches in 2018.
Consider the long-time rivalry between job boards and digital marketing, for example.
More information: http://www.webrecruit.co.uk/employer-blog/recruitment-tech/which-is-best-for-attracting-talent-job-boards-or-digital-marketing
Online recruitment, one of the most important practice of the use of method and specifically Web-based resources for obligations concerned with finding, attracting, assessing, interviewing and hiring new employees. The cause of e-recruitment is to make the processes involved greater green and effective, as well as an awful lot less expensive. Online recruitment can reach a bigger pool of capability personnel and facilitate the selection technique.
More information: http://www.recruitingblogs.com/profiles/blogs/william-almonte-low-cost-online-recruitment
Social Media has become the hub for the recruiters to hire people for the organizations. As people nowadays are addicted to the social media, there is no other best platform for attracting more talent. Recruiting is not an easy task at all, and requires a lot of hard work of the recruiters.
More information: http://www.recruitingblogs.com/profiles/blogs/ways-by-which-recruiters-can-attract-more-talent-through-social
The world of recruitment and HR often moves a little slow, but this isn’t the case for techrecruitment. Technology is one of the hottest sectors in the economy, with thousands of developer jobs up for grabs, and demand once again far outstripping supply. As a result, the tech recruitment sector will have to face up to some important changes and challenges over the coming twelve months to keep pace with demand.
More information: https://theundercoverrecruiter.com/successfully-recruit-tech-talent/