Recruiters: Use Cognitive Aptitude Tests to Expand Your Candidate Pipeline

HR Bartender

They recently launched an app called JobFlare (iOS, FREE) that allows users to play “brain games” that are scientifically created to test the cognitive abilities that are considered the key predictors of job success. But I think it’s important to note, that when we talk about talent shortages, this isn’t simply a situation where recruiters aren’t sourcing in the right places. PwC’s 2018 CEO Survey reported that one-third of U.S.

6 Recruiting Activities That Will Help Companies Hire Top Talent

HR Bartender

Really low unemployment means that recruiting is tougher. There’s lots of talk about recruiters needing to get creative when it comes to developing staffing strategies and sourcing talent. Here are some of the most popular recruiting posts on HR Bartender. I think they represent key activities that recruiting teams need to have in order to find the best talent. The 10 Skills Every Recruiter Should Have. Every recruiter needs to perform at a high level.

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Recruiters Need to Drive Talent Acquisition Into the Future—Here's How Data Can Help

Cornerstone On Demand

Recruiters: When was the last time you stopped and thought about why you do something the way you do? But this static approach isn't doing you any favors, says Kyle Lagunas , research manager for the emerging trends and technologies in the talent acquisition and staffing practice at IDC. To keep bringing in the best candidates— which is getting harder by the minute in a candidates' job market —and have a larger impact on business goals, Lagunas says recruiters must do more.

3 Benefits of Using HR and Recruiting Chatbots

Cornerstone On Demand

According to Juniper Research, HR and recruiting chatbots have the potential to reduce business costs by more than $8 billion by 2022. The other appeal of chatbots is their flexibility: they can be deployed via SMS, messaging apps, email and through your company's website. Find out how HR teams can use chatbots to re-brand their candidate experience, connect with their employees and reduce their recruiters' workload.

Taking on Tomorrow: 2019 Trends In Technical Recruiting

Speaker: Katrina Kibben, Founder and Principal Consultant, Three Ears Media

The talent market is shrinking every day, especially for technical talent. In response, the HR technology landscape is evolving more quickly than ever with the addition of everything from chat bots to calendar apps. We're finding new ways to streamline, optimize and connect with candidates like we never have before. But the best technical recruiters realize it's not all about the shiny new product - it's about the people.

Conference Twitter Primer #HRtechConf 2018

Advos

Once again using HRmarketer software, we analyzed the #HRTechConf conference website and tweets to come up with the following Conference Twitter Primer — all the information you need to socially prepare for the world’s largest HR technology conference and exposition hall! Event Name: HR Technology Conference & Exposition®. Dates: September 11-14, 2018. IbaMasood : Interested in software eating the world. JustinThenutai : Recruiting at Microsoft.

Recruiting Should Not Be an Act of Desperation – Friday Distraction

HR Bartender

Today’s Time Well Spent from our friends at Kronos reminds me that in real life, we don’t want to get desperate with recruiting. The turnover for the position was such that we didn’t wait for an opening to occur to begin recruiting. Use technology to facilitate scheduling. Today, all of that can be completed in minutes with technology. But those should be the exceptions and not the rule with recruiting. I’m a fan of comic books and superheroes.

The Biggest Talent and Recruitment Events of 2019

Vsource.io

Remember that time not so long ago when we told you why you should be thinking about recruitment events in 2019 ? Well, the new year is already in full swing, and so it’s high time we had a quick look at this year’s biggest recruitment and talent events. And with the first coming at the end of this month, we’re just in the nick of time. So grab your calendars and a pen, it’s time to start scheduling some trips.

Your 2018 Social Recruiting Strategy: Remember These 7 Key Elements

HR Bartender

An online human resources degree from Jefferson Online can help provide you with the skills you need to be an effective recruiter today and tomorrow. Successful recruiters know what job seekers want – the most qualified candidates. Networking – whether that’s via the company’s employee referral programs or social media – is where much of today’s recruitment is occurring. What Is Social Recruiting? Select the right platform for your message.

Conference Twitter Primer ERE Recruiting Conference #ERERC 2018

Advos

Once again using HRmarketer software, we analyzed the #ERERC conference website and tweets to come up with the following Conference Twitter Primer — all the information you need to socially prepare for this recruiting and talent acquisition conference! Event Name: ERE Recruiting Conference. Dates: October 15-17, 2018. Conference Twitter Primerfor #ERERC 2018 via @HRmarketer Click To Tweet. bengotkin : Recruiting Consultant / Trainer, Recruiting Toolbox.

Winning An Unfair Share of Elite Talent: Recruiting Resolutions in 2018

Speaker: Jordan Burton, Founder of Burton Advisors LLC

Specific interviewing tools/tactics that can help you determine who is a standout and who is merely “good”. If you’d like to learn specific tools that can help you fill your organization with game-changing talent in 2018, register now for this interactive session with Burton Advisors.

Major Trends in HR Technology Software

Achievers

The latest development in the ever-changing world of HR technology software consists of major disrupters within the recent years, from listening tools to in-depth analytics and much more. According to an article published by the Society of Human Resource Management , it was claimed ‘Investors, seeking the next big step in breakthrough technology, plunged more than $2 billion into HR tech systems and platforms in 2016.’ Switching to a Cloud-Based System.

2018 Recruitment Process Outsourcing: EMEA and APAC

HRO Today

We rank the top providers of recruitment process outsourcing in EMEA and APAC based on customer satisfaction surveys. Alexander Mann Solutions (AMS). Allegis Global Solutions. Alexander Mann Solutions (AMS). Recruit Global Staffing / Advantage xPO /Solvus. Alexander Mann Solutions (AMS). Recruit Global Staffing / Advantage xPO / Solvus. Alexander Mann Solutions (AMS). Recruit Global Staffing / Advantage xPO / Solvus.

Future Of Work 2018: 10 Predictions You Can’t Ignore

SuccessFactors

People do not evolve as fast as technology. The following are my “top ten” predictions about how these will change in 2018. The only way companies can survive in the modern economy is to excel at adapting to changing markets, technologies, and business landscapes. Companies will be forced to redefine workforce planning, recruiting, staffing, and management to work in this much more complex labor market. Performance management will become a solution, not a problem.

Hiring Could Be Even More Difficult in 2018 as Employers Compete for a Shrinking Talent Pool

HR Daily Advisor

Employers have high expectations for business and headcount growth in 2018, but a severe skills shortage in the fastest growing sectors could hinder plans, according to the 2018 U.S. Salary Guide from Hays, a specialist recruitment agency. Based on a survey of more than 3,000 people, the Hays US 2018 Salary Guide asked U.S. With high expectations for staffing level growth in 2018, this will further challenge an already tight talent market.

Beyond the Buzzwords: Using Artificial Intelligence + Machine Learning to Inspire Authentic Human Conversation (and Power Higher Response Rates)

Speaker: Susanna Frazier, Innovative Talent Acquisition and Management Leader

Artificial Intelligence (AI), a machine’s ability to have human-like intelligence, and Machine Learning (ML), a type of AI that provides a machine with the ability to learn from inference, continue to dominate the headlines and integrate into our daily lives. It’s natural to question how our jobs (and job security) may be affected. Well… Good news, Y'all ? AI doesn’t replace you, it empowers you!

3 Ways to Improve the Candidate Experience

HR Bartender

(Editor’s Note: This article is an excerpt from my new book, “ The Recruiter’s Handbook: A Complete Guide for Sourcing, Selecting, and Engaging the Best Talent “ (SHRM, 2018) SHRM members can order a discounted copy at the SHRMStore. ” Recruiters cannot take for granted that everyone knows about the company or that, if the company builds a new career website, people will automatically visit.

Staffing and Scheduling Are Two Different Things – Friday Distraction

HR Bartender

Use operational planning tools to understand peak and slow times. Use technology to facilitate shift trades and last-minute coverage. Today’s workforce management technology solutions allow employees to handle their own shift trades and find someone to cover a shift in an emergency. Look for ways to perfect scheduling using operational and technology tools.

8 Simple SEM and SEO Strategies for Recruiters in 2018

Cornerstone On Demand

Like it or not, the war for talent will only become more competitive in 2018. As such, recruiters must assume the role of online marketing masters to attract the best talent and there's no better way to start than by applying search engine marketing (SEM) and search engine optimization (SEO) strategies. Unfortunately, for many organizations, there's often a significant disconnect between how job seekers search for opportunities and how recruiters post jobs.

Why You Need a Better Candidate Sourcing Platform

Vsource.io

Anyone who has been in the industry longer than five minutes will tell you that sourcing is not only one of the most important aspects of recruitment but also one of the most time-consuming. But what if that candidate sourcing platform that has served you so well in the past just isn’t living up to your expectations of late?

10 Habits of Highly Successful Tech Recruiters

Speaker: David Nicola, Senior Sourcing Lead, Terminal

Ever looked around at other recruiters and wondered why they're closing when you're not? Is it your candidate journey, or your candidate experience? Are you texting too often, or not texting enough? Trying to figure out what you're doing differently is a daunting task. The blogs are saturated with buzz words, and every other week there's a new opinion about whether or not social is "really" the way to go. When it comes to evaluating your own recruiting strategy, where do you even begin? Join David Nicola for a fun and informative session that will help you lay the groundwork to answer these questions, and determine which actions you can take today to improve your recruiting success!

The Recruitment Process is Broken: Where Do We Go From Here?

Workology

I started in HR as a Recruiting Coordinator in the days before ATS, smart phones, and any of the tools we think we needed to be effective in talent acquisition. Candidate Experience HR Human Resources Inclusion International Recruiting Job Search Recruiter Training Recruiting Resume Sourcing Talent Talent Management applicant tracking system hiring process steps recruiting is broken recruitment process

Take it From a Futurist: How Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence and Blockchain Will Change HR Practices

Cornerstone On Demand

In this series , we interview experts in HR, recruiting and the future of work to get their take on what's next. Machine learning, artificial intelligence, blockchain—these emerging technologies are shaking up industries across the board, but many HR professionals are still wary about applying them to the work they do, says HR digital transformation strategist Sherryanne Meyer. The key to success is realizing your technology is only as strong as the data that powers it.

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Using LinkedIn Recruiter System Connect with Workable

Workable

Depending on the reports you’re reading, between 80 to 97 percent of recruiters use LinkedIn to source and make first contact with candidates. Combined, LinkedIn Recruiter and a robust applicant tracking system have become the mainstay for many recruiters. Manually copying data from one system to another can mean lost, duplicate or incorrect data. What is the LinkedIn Recruiter System Connect integration?

Finding Solutions

HRO Today

Today’s technology can provide the answers to three challenging questions that HR continues to face. Despite the proliferation of smart technologies and best practices, 65 percent of companies have had to adjust a business strategy because they could not secure the right talent in a specific function or geographic area. The best recruiters can’t make engineers appear where they don’t exist. Technology can help. Moving Forward: Don’t Ignore the Technology.

Dice 2018 Recruitment Automation Report

RECRUITMENT. REPORT AI and Hiring: How today’s recruiters are bracing. Want — from Automation Preparing for the Future of Automated Recruiting. Intelligent Technologies Are Transforming the. rapidly changing the way many recruit and hire talent. automation tools.

Organizational Talent Pools: 4 Steps to Developing Employees

HR Bartender

(Editor’s Note: Today’s article is an excerpt from my new book, “ The Recruiter’s Handbook: A Complete Guide for Sourcing, Selecting, and Engaging the Best Talent “ (SHRM, 2018) SHRM members can order a discounted copy at the SHRMStore. Some industries are moving so quickly that they don’t know what next year looks like, much less what their five-year recruiting strategy should include. Recruiting and Retention Strategy and Planning strategic planning

3 Ways to Improve Your Recruiting Strategy in 2018

Cornerstone On Demand

The war for talent still rages on in 2018, but now applies to companies struggling to fill open positions with candidates qualified-enough to fill skill gaps created by emerging technologies. In 2018 recruiting landscape, top candidates are few and far between, which means they get to call the shots, while companies continue to compete in recruitment. During this tough time for hiring, it pays to put effort into developing an effective recruiting strategy.

How HR Management Software Helps A Successful Recruitment Process

SutiHR

Appropriate hiring protocols are the foundation of a successful staffing process that can convert into employee recruitment. HR Management Software can assist you to adapt the latest recruiting procedures, which can prove very beneficial for your organization. Before your company starts the recruitment process, they should make staffing plans and predict how many people they. HR Human Resources HRIS Recruitment Software For HR Recruiting Talent Management Software

3 Ways Technology is Improving Enterprise Recruitment Systems

HRO Today

Today’s platforms are enabling a more customized approach to global recruiting. For corporations operating globally with more than 5,000 employees, the implementation of an enterprise recruitment system can help to manage the hiring process. And while the use of a standard recruitment model across the entire business emphasizes consistency and efficiency, a growing focus on candidate experience has caused HR to reevaluate their enterprise recruitment methods.

Make Recruiting More Human with AI

Speaker: Amy Miller, Senior Recruiter, Google

Research from a variety of experiments has shown that the best approach isn't purely human or purely machine, but a blend of the two. Leveraging her hard-earned insights, Amy Miller will discuss ways in which companies are leveraging automation technology to reduce administrative burden and improve productivity. Learn about the adoption of bots, machine learning-powered algorithms, and other tools currently available to support business needs. It's time to go beyond theory and explore the practical side of what AI has to offer!

Best 10 Automation Skills Testing Tools for 2019

Recruiters Lineup

Automation skills testing tools are as vital and crucial an element to any organization as background checks , employee referral software , and video interviewing technology. Here are the top 10 automation testing tools. Recruit high-quality candidates with Hundred5.

Trending Workplace Issues CFOs are Watching in 2018

HR Daily Advisor

Good news: Over the course of the next year, 92% of finance executives in the United States plan to spend the same or more on their labor/head count than last year, according to the 2018 Global Business & Spending Outlook , a global survey conducted by American Express and the Institutional Investor Thought Leadership Studio. However, the survey also illuminates current challenges in recruitment, retention, and workplace satisfaction.

3 Key Hiring Trends from IFA 2018

Hireology

Several Hireology team members recently attended the IFA 2018 Convention, the premier event for franchise professionals. Below, we’ve pulled together an overview of several key hiring trends we noticed at IFA 2018. The overall success of any franchise system depends on the success of each location and a franchise location can only provide top-notch customer service with the best team in place. Hireology CEO Leads Panel Discussion at IFA 2018.

Everything #HR Needs to Know About Machine Learning

HR Bartender

And that’s not a bad thing, but it does mean that we need to get more comfortable with today’s technology concepts. A few weeks ago, I wrote about Kronos’ new next generation workforce management solution called Workforce Dimensions. His work includes designing AI solutions around compliance and business forecasting for Workforce Dimensions. Ensuring success with these technologies starts by building the right business process around their use.

We Are Young: Tactics for Hiring Junior Developers

Speaker: Katrina Kibben, Founder and Principal Consultant of Three Ears Media, and Katherine Linchey, Relationship Manager at Codility

Historically, recruiters have avoided recent grads and junior talent because they didn’t have the tools or tactics to measure a candidate on aptitude or even know where to find them in the first place outside of college job fairs. This webinar will help you overcome that hesitation, teaching you strategies to identify, source and hire junior developers.