HR Terminology 101: A Quick Glossary of Commonly Confused HR Terms

marenated HR

Candidate: Someone who has applied and qualifies for the job. Passive Candidate : Someone who has a job they like and an employer they are content to work for. Active Candidate: Someone who either doesn’t have a job or has a job they are trying to leave. Talent Management System : A system that helps manage all parts of an organization’s talent, including those that aren’t yet hired (recruitment) and those that are (performance management, development and compensation).

HCMx Radio: Quality of Hire is the Most Important Metric

Brandon Hall

There is so much effort that goes into sourcing for talent and building a talent pool of candidates. In the past, a lot of this work went to waste because there wasn’t an efficient way or system to nurture the candidates if they were not the right fit for the specific job at that particular time. I’m hearing more often that the process of talent acquisition is similar to sales and marketing, because of the nature and effort to source and retain a candidate or client.

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6 Reasons Your Company Needs Recruiting Automation

Entelo

Modern HR department leaders can now manage recruiting and onboarding much more strategically than ever before. All of the time-consuming tasks like sourcing, engaging passive talent, writing job descriptions, scheduling interview appointments and managing follow-ups are all very detailed tasks requiring meticulous handling. Many of these functions can be better managed with recruiting automation so recruiters can get back to the human side of recruiting.