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HR Tech Conference Highlights through a Talent Acquisition Lens

Brandon Hall

As the principal analyst for talent acquisition for Brandon Hall Group , I get a unique perspective of what is going on in this market. SmartRecruiters also spoke about a new Field Recruiting App, which helps recruiters and hiring managers capture resumes/applications at events/in store/in campus. It is great to see so much innovation in talent acquisition! Talent Acquisition Today

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What’s the Difference between Great Recruitment Marketing and Bad RM?

The Tim Sackett Project

Smashfly released their annual 2019 Recruitment Marketing Benchmarks Report this week and there are some real takeaways that I think help TA teams become better right away tactically at RM. . In the middle of the report on pages 11-13 the report shows what great TA teams are doing differently than those who are failing at RM. FYI – ‘Crappy’ is my language not Smashfly’s! I’m not sure if the future of TA is talent communities.

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1% of Job Descriptions have Pictures or Video! Why?

The Tim Sackett Project

Smashfly, the enterprise recruitment marketing platform, released their 2018 Recruitment Marketing Benchmark Report this week and it’s loaded with data. A few things are at play here that I think corporate TA folks will want to point out: – Job descriptions are a legal document, not a toy like job postings are, so we treat them appropriately. – Our ATS only allows text. Okay, you need a new ATS that was built in the last decade!

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Want Your Recruitment CRM to Be Effective? Focus on Relationship Building

Cornerstone On Demand

While applicant tracking systems (ATS) have enabled companies to organize applicants in one system, magnified reach from digital advertising and job boards have created other challenges. According to SmashFly's 2018 Recruitment Marketing Benchmarks Report for the Fortune 500 , 33 percent of Fortune 500 companies that offer candidates an opportunity to opt-in to job alerts or a talent network never send an email post-confirmation.

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Top 4 Reasons Talent Pipelines are A No-Brainer

TalentCulture

Let’s take a look at the U.S. unemployment rate was unchanged at a low 4.9 The candidate journey is a whole ball of wax, but I highly encourage you to think of a talent pipeline as a warm, nurturing, holding space for people who may be your next employee. It’s absolutely critical to have a functional, up-to-date, communicative talent pipeline for several reasons, but here are my top three. They use Talent Pipelines as major time-s avers.

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What Recruiters Can Learn From Marrying Pre- and Post-Applicant Data

Cornerstone On Demand

As a writer, social media-centered millennial and marketer working in the talent acquisition industry, I've learned to take comments left on social media with a grain of salt. It was left on a SmashFly blog post about source of influence in 2015, and I've cited it a handful of times since: "There is rarely a single source of hire in today's hyper-connected reality. SmashFly customer data shows that the average person interacts with 15 touchpoints before applying.

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How to Better Use Employee Stories in Your Recruitment Marketing Strategy

TalentCulture

For more insights on recruitment marketing best practices employed by the world’s leading organizations, get a free download of SmashFly’s Recruitment Marketing Report Card for the 2015 Fortune 500. . This September, SmashFly researched and evaluated every 2015 Fortune 500 organization’s career site 13 unique recruitment marketing practices. Within the 2015 Fortune 500 companies, SmashFly found that 57% used employee stories on their career sites through either text or video.

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Your Most Pressing Questions About Recruiting in the Digital Age, Answered

Cornerstone On Demand - Talent Management

But with up to five generations represented in the workforce at the same time, not every employee is armed with the skills needed to keep up with the fast pace of today's work. The skills gap is palpable, and while L&D teams focus on helping close it internally, the pressure is on recruiters to attract outside candidates that can hit the ground running, says Thomas Boyle, principal consultant at Cornerstone OnDemand. There's a storm brewing in the realm of recruiting.