Why Benchmarking is King

Allegis Global Solutions

I want to tell you about a secret weapon that will boost your talent acquisition process. It’s a weapon so elusive that only a few companies are unleashing it to ramp up their talent acquisition strategy and win over the best candidates. Talent AcquisitionAccording to a recent AGS survey of HR professionals, over 75% are not using this weapon at all. The name of this mysterious ammunition? Data analytics.

The 2020 Talent Acquisition Salary Report

Yello

Whatever the market conditions, talent acquisition professionals are in high demand. In an employer market, TA pros screen for the best talent their organization can afford. 2020 Talent Acquisition Salary Report: Key Takeaways. Talent acquisition career growth.

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New series offers guidance on talent acquisition

HRExecutive

To succeed in the critical, and complex, challenge of assessing and transforming today’s emerging talent-acquisition strategies, employers can use as much help as they can get. That being the case, they just may discover some highly useful information in a new six-part series , Guide to Talent Acquisition for the Future , created in partnership by Cielo, a strategic recruitment-process outsourcing partner, and global industry analyst Josh Bersin.

Your Guide to AI Talent Acquisition

AllyO

Today’s operating environment demands that companies turn talent acquisition into a competitive advantage, and artificial intelligence is key a stepping stone toward this goal. In this article, I draw on my more than two decades in HR tech as well as the expertise of other leaders to explain: In this article: How AI transforms every phase of talent acquisition. AI best practices for executive talent acquisition. How AI can help today’s talent crisis.

Cost Per Applicant Benchmarks For Talent Acquisition Teams (2019)

Select Software Reviews

A few weeks ago I was on a hunt for cost per applicant benchmarks. How are you benchmarking the success of your recruiting teams? Specifically, how are you benchmarking your paid media efforts across job boards I wanted to see on average how much an applicant was worth to a company’s recruiting team so that I could think about the ROI behind various ways to increase job seeker traffic. Of course, an applicant can mean very different things.

Mphasis Wins Gold for Excellence in Talent Acquisition

Brandon Hall

The 2020 Brandon Hall Group HCM Excellence in Awards for Learning and Development, Talent Management, Leadership Development, Talent Acquisition, Workforce Management and HR, Sales Performance and Corporate Initiatives. Mphasis, a leader in innovative cloud and cognitive IT solutions, won a coveted Brandon Hall Group Gold award for excellence in the Talent Acquisition category. We help organizations attract talent that is excited to join and stay.

How to Use Engagement and Performance Data in Talent Acquisition

Visier - Talent Acquisition

When it comes to finding and retaining the right talent for your organization, there are many inputs and sources of data that can help inform the recruitment and retention process. While our data focuses on people currently employed by an organization, there is a new perspective to be gained by using this data as a lens into the talent acquisition process. We asked ourselves: How can you use engagement and performance data in the talent acquisition process?

HRO Today Association Update: TAlent Acquisition—TAke Note

HRO Today

We talk a lot about talent acquisition at HRO Today. However, from a talent management perspective, managers will be asking how this new world of work will impact company culture. The post HRO Today Association Update: TAlent Acquisition—TAke Note appeared first on HRO Today.

How Talent Acquisition should think about paid media spend

Select Software Reviews

It’s the end of the year, and you’re probably trying to figure out where to allocate budget to the various places you are attracting talent. When you are looking at a new channel, why do you think this will hit your benchmark for “good?” Are you ready for some math?

New Research Reveals Opportunities for Talent Acquisition

Cielo HR Leader

Talent acquisition leaders face all sorts of challenges. Our goal was to gauge the pulse of HR and talent acquisition leaders, business unit leaders and members of the C-suite. We wanted to uncover stakeholder perspectives on talent acquisition to help talent acquisition leaders plan for the future. Around the globe and throughout all industry sectors, talent leaders are encountering the same obstacles.

Why You Should Adopt the Golden Rule of Talent Acquisition and Candidate Experience

TalentCulture

“Approach talent acquisition as you do every important relationship—with compassion, transparency and open communication—and treat candidates the way you’d want your mother treated if she were interviewing.”. That’s West Monroe Partners’ Golden Rule of talent acquisition, which Adela Schoolderman shared with attendees of a recent Talent Board webinar. Your candidate experience is your talent brand,” she explained. approach to talent acquisition.

A new operating model for talent acquisition

HR Times

In our previous post , we looked at some of the ways HR can learn from leading practices for customer experience to improve talent acquisition. Enhancing the candidate experiences requires getting smarter about how organizations approach talent acquisition. Companies can support this new approach to talent acquisition by starting with a degree of centralization. Drive flexibility … because the talent needs of the organization will change.

A new operating model for talent acquisition

HR Times

In our previous post , we looked at some of the ways HR can learn from leading practices for customer experience to improve talent acquisition. Enhancing the candidate experiences requires getting smarter about how organizations approach talent acquisition. Companies can support this new approach to talent acquisition by starting with a degree of centralization. Drive flexibility … because the talent needs of the organization will change.

Innovation in HR: 3 Trends for Talent Acquisition

Outmatch

“Structure, structure, structure” has been the mantra of Talent Acquisition professionals for several years now. If your Talent Acquisition team has successfully implemented a structured, scalable hiring process —especially one that can process hundreds or thousands of applicants across hundreds or thousands of locations—then take a moment to acknowledge this tremendous feat. So what’s next for Talent Acquisition?

2018 Recruiting Checklist for Directors of Talent Acquisition

Yello

We have rounded up the top low or no-cost options to ensure the best talent looks at your company before the competition. This recruiting checklist will help you re-focus your recruitment marketing efforts, improve your company’s candidate experience and make top talent actively pursue your brand. Talent Pipeline. Mine your existing talent pipeline to re-engage with candidates who are still a good fit, and remove anyone who is no longer viable.

Cliché Your Way to Talent Acquisition Success

Outmatch

And, there’s good reason these familiar phrases have stayed around so long; they’re true, especially when it comes to tracking talent acquisition success. So, what’s holding people back from moving ahead with talent metrics? This means human-resource teams worldwide are still failing to make the connection between measuring talent metrics and using that data to make hiring decisions, as well as evaluate business performance.

Talent Acquisition 2014: A Look Back and Ahead

Brandon Hall

Talent acquisition is the most complex area of human capital management, yet many companies lack the necessary resources, tools and capabilities to build a results-driven program. In fact, only 8% of companies have an optimized talent acquisition strategy. As the workforce changes, talent acquisition needs to keep pace and recruiting leaders must rethink their approach to finding talent and focus on the candidate experience.

Benchmarking Talent Acquisition: Increasing Spend, Cost Per Hire, and Time to Fill

Bersin

I’m excited to announce that the highly-anticipated Talent Acquisition Factbook 2015: Benchmarks and Trends in Spending, Staffing, and Key Recruiting Metrics was published today.[1] 1] This research report is particularly timely for contemporary Talent Acquisition (TA) leaders.

HireRight’s 2017 Benchmark Report – A Trip Around the World

HireRight

The post HireRight’s 2017 Benchmark Report – A Trip Around the World appeared first on Employment Background Check Blog - HireRight. International Background Checks APAC applicant experience background check benchmark report benchmarking candidate experience EMEA employment screening employment screening benchmark report global background checks pre employment screening recruiting rescreening talent acquisition US

Innovation in HR: 3 Trends for Talent Acquisition

Outmatch

“Structure, structure, structure” has been the mantra of Talent Acquisition professionals for several years now. If your Talent Acquisition team has successfully implemented a structured, scalable hiring process —especially one that can process hundreds or thousands of applicants across hundreds or thousands of locations—then take a moment to acknowledge this tremendous feat. So what’s next for Talent Acquisition?

6 Key Talent Acquisition Cost Reduction Metrics

Cielo HR Leader

There are six talent acquisition metrics that all organizations must track to identify where costs can be reduced and where improvements can be made to protect revenue, improve efficiency and increase quality of hire. This real-time feedback allows the talent acquisition team to step back and quickly course-correct in areas where things are not running smoothly. An intelligent approach to talent acquisition and analytics is key to both goals.

Want to Know What Your Peers Are Doing to Strengthen Talent Acquisition?

HRExecutive

With low unemployment numbers in the Eurozone and Asia-Pacific as well, we’re facing a global-scale talent shortage. Hiring costs are on the rise as companies compete to identify and acquire top talent. Here at nonprofit business-benchmarking organization APQC, we recently surveyed 552 companies from across the globe to learn how they’re approaching talent acquisition in this competitive landscape. HR Technology Recruiting Talent Management Top Stories

2017 Recruiting Checklist For Directors of Talent Acquisition

Yello

We have rounded up the top low or no-cost options to ensure the best talent looks at your company before the competition. This recruiting checklist will help you re-focus your recruitment marketing efforts, improve your company’s candidate experience and make top talent actively pursue your brand. Talent Pipeline. Mine your existing talent pipeline to re-engage with candidates who are still a good fit, and remove anyone who is no longer viable.

Talent Acquisition in Turmoil: The Facts and Figures

Josh Bersin

Today we released our first ever Talent Acquisition Factbook®, a comprehensive study of trends, benchmarks, and spending data in the US (and UK) recruiting market. Bersin & Associates, Leading Research and Advisory Services in Enterprise Learning and Talent Management. It points out the tectonic shifts. Business Trends Sourcing and Recruiting

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. Research galore : Lever has just released their “Little Grey Book of Recruiting Benchmarks” which contains insights based on data across millions of candidates considered by 1,000 Lever customers. It is great to see so much innovation in talent acquisition! Talent Acquisition Today

Recruitment Operations Statistics and Trends: A 2020 Benchmark Report

Yello

Metrics tell the story of how your business acquires talent, the speed in which you’re able to do so, and the costs and resources involved in the process. When it comes to recruitment operations benchmarks, understanding what’s going on outside your organization may be key to assessing whether you’re on point or behind the curve. Yello’s 2020 Recruitment Operations Benchmark Report reveals trends across multiple industries and a variety of job categories.

Impress Your CEO With These Strategic Business Impact Recruiting Metrics

Visier

Talent Data ” I explained how you can impress your CEO by converting your Talent Acquisition results into dollars. The Metrics That Reveal the Highest Business Impacts from Talent Acquisition Actions. Here are my top 14 recommended business impact Talent Acquisition metrics for influencing executives, with the most important ones listed first. Hiring top talent into prioritized jobs. Percentage of projects delayed due to lack of talent.

Webinar Recap: HR Buyer Trends Insights and Benchmarks Survey

Advos

In this webinar (watch it below) HRmarketer founder Mark Willaman and Maren Hogan, CEO of Red Branch Media discussed the results from the HR Marketing Institute’s “HR Buyer Trends Insights and Benchmarks” survey.

Talent Acquisition Teams Plan to Increase Spend on These 6 Things in 2019

Linkedin Talent Blog

With quit rates at an all time high and more open jobs than unemployed people, it's safe to say competition for talent isn't going to get lighter anytime soon. Because of that, many companies are increasing spending in several key areas of talent acquisition in order to attract top talent, as Criteria Corp found in its 2018 Pre-Employment Testing Benchmark Report. And with competition for talent as tight as it is, a lengthy time to hire just doesn’t cut it.

3 Secrets Content Marketers Know About Talent Acquisition

Brazen Recruiting

What does marketing have to do with talent acquisition? Download our free guide to attracting and engaging top talent in a candidate-driven market here. Content marketing is so big in fact that the Content Marketing Institute’s (CMI) 2015 Content Marketing Budgets, Benchmarks and Trends report found that 86% of B2B and 77% of B2C organizations have some sort of content marketing strategy in place.

Is Your Hiring Process Evolving with the 2016 Changes?

HireRight

Unemployment rates continue to decrease as we enter the New Year, which means continued competition to hire top talent. In the past year, many companies have seen their workforce's grow. Acknowledging changes and challenges to the employment landscape are key to making sure that your workforce grows successfully in 2016. The post Is Your Hiring Process Evolving with the 2016 Changes? appeared first on Employment Background Check Blog - HireRight.

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

Visier

The Critical Role of Data In Talent Acquisition — Dr. John Sullivan. To capture the C-Suite’s attention, Talent Acquisition needs to become more businesslike and begin to calculate all standard business analytics. The more Talent Acquisition professionals are measuring what matters to CEOs , the more value they can provide to the business. So what kind of data should Talent Acquisition be analyzing, measuring, and sharing with the C-suite?

Hiring Mistakes: Are your recruiters At-Fault?

Skillate

Not benchmarking right candidate characteristics Candidate benchmarking is one of the most common procedures for hiring. However, selecting the wrong characteristics for benchmarking can lead to disastrous results.

Employee Benefits Benchmarking: Employer Contributions

Zenefits

The March 2017 Zenefits Small Business Benefits Benchmark Report is now available. In this post, we examine the Employer Contributions section of the report: Employer-sponsored health insurance is a huge part of employee benefits and a great tool for attracting and retaining talent. However, Zenefits benchmark data shows small businesses are contributing significantly more than the minimum, on average.

U.S. vs. EMEA: In Sync or Oceans Apart in Background Check Practices and Perspectives?

HireRight

Based on HireRight’s 2017 Employment Screening Benchmark Reports published by our United States (U.S.) International Background Checks benchmark EMEA employment background check employment background checks employment screening global background check global background screening global screening policy pre employment screening recruiting talent acquisitionand Europe/Middle East/Asia (EMEA) regions, it appears that more than just a vast ocean separates us.

2017 Trends in Recruiting via Social Media

HireRight

When HireRight published its first Employment Screening Benchmark Report ten years ago, we did not survey respondents about their use of social media. That’s changed quite a bit, as we’ve seen in HireRight’s 2017 Employment Screening Benchmark Report. Social media has become part of the fabric of talent management, and a critical one at that.

Creating a comprehensive benefits package to attract and retain top talent

PeopleStrategy

“Great benefits are essential for attracting the best talent.” ” The competition for new talent in a crowded job market can be intense. Let’s take a closer look at just why benefits – ranging from old standbys like health care and paid vacation to relatively new offerings like paid time off to do volunteer work or pet insurance – can play such a critical role in the race for talent: How much benefits matter.

How does your organization stack up?

Bersin

Such benchmarks are critical inputs in strategic planning and spending decisions. Bersin is in the process of collecting data for the 2019 Global Human Capital Benchmark Survey, and we hope you will help! Talent Acquisition. For example, this year, the benchmarks will look for the first time at the number of individuals within the HR function dedicated to employee engagement and satisfaction – including the number of HR leaders.

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A Strong Dose of Strategy

HRO Today

Four key principles guide talent acquisition at Fresenius Medical Care North America. When Greg Pardo joined Fresenius Medical Care North America as its vice president of talent acquisition, the TA function was unfocused and overworked. One thing was clear: Fresenius’ talent acquisition function was in need of transformation. “We Pardo developed an entirely new talent acquisition model based on four basic principles: “Be Strategic”. “Be

5 Highlights from Our ‘State of Healthcare Recruiting’ 2019 Report

HealthcareSource

Take a closer look at some of the data from our Healthcare Recruitment Benchmarks and see how the current trends should be affecting how you source and hire healthcare talent. Healthcare HR Initiatives Talent Acquisition Healthcare Recruitment Lean Human Capital Lean RecruitingThe post 5 Highlights from Our ‘State of Healthcare Recruiting’ 2019 Report appeared first on HealthcareSource Blog.