5 Must-Read Talent Acquisition Articles of 2016


Talent Acquisition has re-invented itself. This was a recurring theme that we saw in 2016, and thanks to analytics , Talent Acquisition has graduated from a simple candidate filling function to a strategic arm that has a direct correlation to an organization’s bottom line.

To Succeed at Talent Acquisition, Go Beyond Your Applicant Tracking System


Talent acquisition is arguably the one HR area that provides the biggest advantage to a business. It’s no surprise, then, that spending on talent acquisition by U.S. Help you optimize spending on talent acquisition.

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Navigating the complex world of Talent Acquisition technology

Bersin with Deloitte

With more than 2000 vendors in the space, the Talent Acquisition (TA) technology landscape is large and complex. Our 2017 research on Global Human Capital Trends called experimentation with tech solutions and services the biggest disruptor in talent acquisition today.

The Top 10 Strategic HR and TA Metrics That CEOs Want to See


Unfortunately, most of those who create metrics in HR and recruiting don’t really understand the strategic mindset of CEOs. And, as a result, the metrics that are reported to CEOs and the executive committee result in no positive action being taken.

Talent Acquisition In The New Year: Are You Ready?

Spark Hire

We just started 2017, but it’s clear we need to prepare for a lot of changes coming this year. This is especially true in talent acquisition. Or is it time to revisit your quality of hire metrics? Want to have a better hiring process in 2017?

Launching Competitive Opportunities in Talent Acquisition


So, how can organizations ensure that they are guaranteeing equality in their talent acquisition processes? This rule is essential to talent acquisition. Assess this metric from the application stage to screening down through interviews and offers accepted.

Yello’s Top 10 Talent Acquisition Posts of 2017


12/11/2017 // By Tracy Kelly // TALENT acquisition. As you finalize your talent acquisition strategy for the new year, don’t let 2017 frustrations stand in the way. This round-up features Yello’s top 10 articles that address the most common talent acquisition pain points, such as identifying the most relevant recruiting metrics, streamlining chaotic career fair recruitment initiatives and keeping a passive talent pipeline engaged.

The Single Greatest Metric in the History of Talent Acquisition!

The Tim Sackett Project

If fact, this is a universal metric between all types of talent acquisition professionals (Corporate, Agency, RPO). Association of Talent Acquisition Professionals Brilliant Mind Candidate Experience Data Analytics Hiring Life Lessons Metrics Motivation Performance Recruiting Staffing strategy Talent Acquisition The Recruiting Rules“0.00” or “Zero” I’ll let you decide how you want to display it, both ways work.

Impress Your CEO With These Strategic Business Impact Recruiting Metrics


Talent Data ” I explained how you can impress your CEO by converting your Talent Acquisition results into dollars. It’s also important to understand that you can’t impress a CEO with a large volume of tactical recruiting metrics. Hiring top talent into prioritized jobs.

Time to Fill Metrics: A Data-Driven Approach to Talent Acquisition


As with any complex business process, timely and accurate information is an essential element of an optimized talent acquisition program. In previous posts , we have discussed the importance of analytics in talent acquisition.

Infographic: Talent Acquisition Temperature Metrics


10/17/2017 // By DEANNA KANE // TALENT ACQUISITION. Taking a talent acquisition team’s temperature means relying on KPIs like time-to-fill, acceptance rate and talent pipeline engagement to assess if the team is performing at its full capacity.

How to Improve Recruiter Efficiency By Slaying Dirty Data Issues


As unemployment rates continue to drop and the competition for talent in key roles heats up, talent acquisition leaders have little choice but to work smarter. Talent Acquisition is Plagued by Monster Data Issues. Talent Acquisition data hygiene talent acquisition

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Quality of Hire is NOT a Talent Acquisition Measure of Success!

The Tim Sackett Project

I was looking at LinkedIn’s annual Global Recruiting Trends 2017 report and it had some great information. This year’s report was no different, and one stat struck me as really telling: When Talent Leaders were asked: “ What is the way you measure your recruiting team’s performance today? “. They said: Quality of Hire metrics (hiring manager measure not a TA measure – my opinion). Quality of hire is a hiring manager metric.

Introduction to Recruiting Metrics FAQ


Recruitment metrics help you gauge the effectiveness of your recruitment process. Here are frequently asked questions and answers about recruiting metrics to help you understand recruiting data and use it to boost your hiring: Intro to Recruiting Metrics. More Recruiting Metrics.

7 Metrics for Discussing Your Candidate Experience with your CEO


Yet, according to the Lighthouse Research 2016 Talent Acquisition Measurement Practices study , nearly half of companies are either not measuring any data or are relying solely on anecdotal information when it comes to their candidate experience.

It’s About More Than HR: Analytics Learnings from Tom Davenport and Dr. John Sullivan


The Critical Role of Data In Talent Acquisition — Dr. John Sullivan. This is because few CEOs are confident in the quality of their Human Capital metrics. Often what is shared with the C-Suite is what Sullivan calls the “So What” metrics, which elicit a “Why Should I Care?”

The Gift of Uncertainty for Talent Acquisition


Through the Institute for Corporate Productivity’s (i4cp) research, conversations with our Talent Acquisition Leaders Board , other i4cp members, and our Search Reimagined practice, we found that talent acquisition leaders must have three capabilities to be successful: 1. Having a clear understanding of the business objectives, critical business processes, and differentiators in the marketplace help identify organizational capabilities and talent implications.

4 Steps to build your talent acquisition strategy

Hacker Earth

While a lot has changed with the way HR department functions, talent acquisition strategy still remains one of its primary responsibilities. Talent acquisition has become such an integral part of an organization’s overall business strategy, that a company’s success rests heavily on it. Talent acquisition strategy vs. recruitment. How to build a talent acquisition strategy. Also read: A complete guide to Talent Assessment Software ).

Who Wants to Be a Metric-Aire?

marenated HR

If you’ve been in HR for any amount of time, you know that people want to hear about metrics. Whether it’s a vendor telling you about their metric heavy dashboard, a VP of Talent Acquisitions spouting the metrics she watches, or a recruiting admin trying to make sense of the numbers his boss is throwing at him, metrics are a big part of the job. Are you an #HR genius but unsure about what part metrics play? Metric #2 – Quality of Hire.

How to Transform Talent Acquisition in Asia Pacific Through RPO

Cielo HR Leader

Singapore-based experts Kumar Bhaya, Business Development Director, and Paul Daley, Senior Vice President, recently shared their insights into the Asia Pacific market in the webinar “How to Transform Talent Acquisition in Asia Pacific Through RPO.” Success should be defined not just by vacancies filled but major metrics like Quality of Hire, Time-to-Fill and Hiring Manager Satisfaction. To hear “How to Transform Talent Acquisition in Asia Pacific Through RPO,” click here.

Recruiting Analytics: A Data-Driven Approach to Talent Acquisition


As the job market continues to tighten, finding and acquiring the right talent has become a key success factor for many businesses. Market-leading businesses have learned that recruiting analytics are an essential tool in optimizing their talent acquisition processes. Integrated recruiting analytics, metrics, and dashboards enable business users to fine-tune their recruiting programs and secure the best talent available in their market.

The Three Vital Metrics for Every Employment Role

Talent Analytics

The Three Vital Metrics for Every Employment Role. By Pasha Roberts, Chief Scientist, Talent Analytics, Corp. Three common-sense questions underlie our three metrics: How much does it cost to find, train, and keep an employee in this role?

4 Recruiting Metrics You Should Really Care About!

HR C-Suite

In order to perform this important decision with accuracy and precision, recruiting experts take help of several recruiting metrics. Of course, not all metrics you read about are effective for every organization. […]. While hiring a new employee, several factors are at play.

How to Improve Recruiter Efficiency By Slaying Dirty Data Issues


As unemployment rates continue to drop and the competition for talent in key roles heats up, talent acquisition leaders have little choice but to work smarter. Talent Acquisition is Plagued by Monster Data Issues. Talent Acquisition data hygiene talent acquisition

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Developing a Talent Analytics Function: Build, Buy, or Borrow


I’m currently in the midst of a research project examining how some of the best and brightest companies in the world hire people analytics talent. It can’t be static and based on a single snapshot in time, and that includes our discussion of talent analytics as well.

Influence Your CEO With WOW And OW! Talent Data


This “think piece” is designed to challenge your thinking on talent metrics/analytics. In my view, a significant part of the CEO dissatisfaction comes from the weak metrics and analytics that HR has been providing them. Recommended Read: 7 Ways to Improve your Hiring In 2017.

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Infographic: 4 Talent Acquisition Metrics to Drive Impact


Next month, we'll unveil new research on the talent acquisition practices of high-performance organizations--exclusively to i4cp member companies and members of our Talent Acquisition Board. Following our release of the 5 essentials of high-performance talent acquisition infographic , here's another infographic--focused on the talent acquisition metrics that high-performance organizations use--to tide you over until the report arrives

Top 10 Blog Posts of 2017


As you put the final touches on your 2018 plan, be sure to check out SilkRoad’s most popular blog posts from 2017. Onboarding Success in Today’s Talent Economy. Time to Fill Metrics: A Data-Driven Approach to Talent Acquisition.

Last Week in Talent - May 15, 2017


Welcome to Last Week in Talent, Last week the jobless rate hit a 10 year low while hiring and wages grew. Previous Last Week in Talents. May 8, 2017 May 1, 2017 April 24, 2017 April 17, 2017. Recruiting Metrics Data talent acquisition

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The Talent Acquisition Trends You Need to Focus on for 2018!

The Tim Sackett Project

My buddy, Kris Dunn, and I will be leading a free webinar tomorrow talking about the talent acquisition trends you should be focusing on in 2018 that will have the fastest and most lasting impact to your talent strategy success. Insights on key talent acquisition and staffing trends — and how they will impact your business. Hey gang!

Making Company Culture More Than a Rah Rah Activity

HR Bartender

Culture drives branding, talent acquisition, decision-making , etc. In fact, my position about metrics and measurement has really evolved. And that’s true, HR does need to understand metrics, data, analytics, etc. Having a well-defined company culture is important.

Move Over Retention, It’s All About Attraction Now

TLNT: The Business of HR

Retention is a key metric for most companies. Branding Culture HR Insights Recruiting Talent Acquisition DisruptHR Featured gig economy

The 5 Key Job Application Metrics You Need to Know


06/16/2017 // By tracy kelly // recruitment metrics. But even talent acquisition teams who prioritize the candidate experience may overlook the application, focusing instead on providing a positive experience during the interview and offer processes. Here are the five job application metrics every recruiter needs to know to help improve the candidate experience. Leverage talent relationship management software to track candidate communications and responses.

Quality Over Quantity—Choosing the Right Recruiting Metrics: The 7 metrics that matter, and the 7 that don’t (as much)

Visibility Software HR

What recruiting metrics should you be measuring, and how can you effectively gather the needed information? There are dozens of popular recruiting metrics, including the venerable Cost per Hire and Time to Fill. Recruiting Metrics Cheat Sheet.

‘Divided America’ is a myth – @Jobvite 2017 Job Seeker Nation

The Tim Sackett Project

– 46% of job seekers find it harder in 2017 to find a job, than in 2016. Applicant Tracking Association of Talent Acquisition Professionals ATS Candidate Experience Career Advice Culture Data Analytics Hiring Job Seeker Advice Metrics Recruiting Recruitment Marketing Selection SHRM Social Recruiting Sourcing Staffing strategy Talent Acquisition Trench HR