COVID-19 Impact Study: Aligning In-House Exec Recruiting with Corporate Strategy

Thrive TRM

Two weeks ago, we began a new series of articles focused on in-house executive recruiters and the ways they’re evolving to meet the current crisis. And one of those ways is to work hand-in-glove with their company’s broader COVID-19 strategy and scenario-based plans.

Insurance Recruiting: How to Overcome the Skills Gap

Eightfold

By modernizing their approaches to recruiting and employing new technologies to attract and recruit people. Leverage Recruiting Software to Identify the Best Candidates. Hiring software speeds up the recruiting process in two ways: by allowing organizations to quickly gather and analyze data, and by expanding the pool of talent from which those organizations can choose. Transition to a ‘Screening In’ Approach to Recruiting.

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A new operating model for talent acquisition

HR Times

According to Bersin by Deloitte, recruiting is already an expensive undertaking—US companies spend an average of $4,000 per hire—and it’s likely organizations will feel greater pressure to spend even more in the competition for the attention of Millennials and other talent. That means linking recruitment more closely to overall corporate strategy as well as promoting a smoother ride for candidates through the process.

A new operating model for talent acquisition

HR Times

According to Bersin by Deloitte, recruiting is already an expensive undertaking—US companies spend an average of $4,000 per hire—and it’s likely organizations will feel greater pressure to spend even more in the competition for the attention of Millennials and other talent. That means linking recruitment more closely to overall corporate strategy as well as promoting a smoother ride for candidates through the process.

Reduce Turnover: Develop an Employee Experience Strategy – #WorkInspired

HR Bartender

And while there’s talk about artificial intelligence (AI) helping organizations with recruiting processes, let’s face it, people want to be hired by people. Being a great place to work is quite literally one of a small number of high-priority imperatives that are communicated to all employees each year as part of the company’s overall business strategy. Whether it’s candidates or employees, recruiting and retaining the best talent takes great management.

Are HR consultant jobs a good idea? [Reader Question]

UpstartHR

This includes building and sticking to a budget for your business unit, helping to recruit others into your department, working with managers (or as one) to help work through employee relations issues and coaching. Recruitment Coordinator. Remote Recruiting Coordinator.

How To Recruit And Retain Millennials

SAP Innovation

They also insist on transparency from senior levels, so they have a good understanding of corporate strategy. They value seniority less than other generations and want to rebuff the corporate hierarchy. Networking is more important than corporate structure. Strategies to manage millennials. When it comes to attracting and retaining millennial workers, small- and medium-sized businesses have an inherent advantage over large corporations.

Sage-Gavin: Key to bold leadership? The foresight to create the future

HRExecutive

New research from Accenture offers signals of business change for leaders who are navigating this massive transformation and strategies for how to make it work in practice. We’ve all heard the saying “hindsight is 20/20.”

Marketing’s 4 Ps For HR Recruiters

SAP Innovation

These same principles that have guided marketing professionals over the years are also very adaptable to HR recruiters. This is primarily because recruiters are actively marketing their companies and brands as they build strong teams. Here are the most fundamental four Ps of marketing, applied to the recruiter’s search for target applicants: Product. What role does it play in corporate strategy and goals?

24 HR Metrics that can Make a Difference in Your Business Today

CakeHR

Whatever the analytics you are tracking, you must make sure that your metrics reflect and support your organization’s goals and strategies (i.e. One of the best HR metrics to determine how much you are paying to recruit, hire, and onboard new employees. What are Human Resource Metrics?

The 4 Letter Word that Separates “A Players” from the Rest

Thrive Global

Within my organization, I’ve created the autonomy where everyone can collaborate on strategy, remove bottlenecks, work together to foster a winning culture, make decisions and most importantly take care of each other personally and professionally.

How to be a Good Internal Consultant

Workplace Psychology

If you want to excel as an internal consultant and have top corporate decision-makers listen to you, you’ll need to master the art of influence & persuasion — how to sell your ideas and convince leaders to go along with you.

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The cost of replacing an employee – it’s more than you think

Workable

Not even the candidate you’ve hired after a lengthy recruitment process in which they passed the skills assessment with flying colors, wowed hiring managers with their charisma during a number of in-person interviews, and presented a resume stacked with amazing academic and professional qualifications. Forget the costs associated with the recruitment process: consider the costs associated with a bad hire. Consider Workable’s recruiting software, for starters. Blog Recruitin

The Roundup: Equal pay in Iceland and companies double down on diversity

Ceridian

LinkedIn released its 2018 Global Recruiting Trends report this week, which highlights ideas impacting recruiting and hiring. Leading organizations regularly examine their culture, invest in technology and training to evolve their recruiting processes, and have networks of employees in place committed to diversity and inclusion initiatives. This is relevant not only in the recruiting process, but throughout the employee lifecycle.

Turning the tables: Better-managing disengaged employees

Ceridian

When this type of situations, managers have two clear options: Accept the employee’s stance on the job and begin recruiting a replacement. As is the case with any corporate strategy, there must be procedures in place to proactively avoid the issue of Prisoners, as well as response plans should the problem arise. By Kelly Allder, VP of HR Programs, Ceridian. Recently, a friend told me about her discontent with work.

A Guide to Planning Your HR Budget for 2022

Analytics in HR

Creating a budget to cover the expenses of recruitment, hiring, training, salaries, benefits, and more is in your company’s best interests. 2022 may be heavy on the recruitment focus. Here are the components of the typical HR budget: Talent acquisition & recruitment.

6 Key Talent Acquisition Practices That Contribute to Organizations’ High Performance, According to Bersin

HR Daily Advisor

In Bersin’s report, Six Key Insights to Put Talent Acquisition at the Center of Business Strategy and Execution , researchers detail the correlation between high-impact talent acquisition (HITA) strategies and critical HR-related outcomes in the areas of retention, internal career progression, better candidate experiences, and a sharpened talent acquisition (TA) function. Hiring & Recruiting hiring managers HITA professionals talent acquisition

Top Concerns of CHROs

HRO Today

Aerotek , a recruitment agency in the Allegis Group network, has introduced flexible schedules and remote options that allow employees to balance their work with personal obligations such as childcare or virtual schooling. “We

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Which Employees Do We Need In The Future? Not Only The Masterminds

SuccessFactors

Knowing how to complete tasks with the goal in mind, through collaboration, and in harmony with the corporate strategy. Employee Engagement Future of Work Human Resources Talent Ecosystem Leadership Lines of Business Hiring Talent Acquisition Talent Management Recruiting Employee Retention Emotional Intelligence Workforce Strategy Workforce Development Leadership Development HR Strategy Succession Management Employee Acquisition Talent Retention EI Workforce Retention

Which Employees Do We Need In The Future? Not Only The Masterminds

SuccessFactors

Knowing how to complete tasks with the goal in mind, through collaboration, and in harmony with the corporate strategy. Claudio Fernández-Aráoz, senior adviser at Egon Zehnder International, analyzed cases where seemingly outstanding hires for C-level positions ended up being let go. His conclusion: they were hired for their business expertise and intelligence but fired for lapses in emotional intelligence. Goleman: Emotional Intelligence Competencies).

You Are Who You Hire: Using Jobs Data for Competitive Intelligence

Burning Glass Technologies

Recruiters often say “you are who you hire,” but the real trick is turning jobs data into a useful source of competitive intelligence. If a company starts staffing up around a certain role or skill set, that’s an early signal of what their larger strategy or initiative might be. A firm that starts hiring inside sales staffers may have had a rush of turnover, or it may be ramping up a new strategy.

Top 10 Must Attend Conferences This Year

marenated HR

ERE Recruiting Conference (Spring) | April 18 – April 20 . Are you looking to learn what’s new and what’s next for the world of recruiting? More than 900 recruiting professionals attend this conference (and the fall session) each year. At this year’s HRO Forum, you will be able to examine how HR execs can drive corporate strategy. It’s beginning to look a lot like… conference season!

2018 HCM Trends: Ceridian’s execs on working smarter, AI and the gig economy

BambooHR

Leaders are embracing the idea that adopting technology should help us work smarter, and not harder, and that instead of pushing people to do more, we should instead be thinking about what tasks we can leverage technology for, particularly repetitive and administrative ones, to free our people up for higher level, more creative and arguably more challenging and fulfilling activities,” says Ceridian’s SVP Corporate Strategy and Development Justine Kilby.

Be Future Ready

HRO Today

Three experts from the C-TEN share strategies to help navigate the ever-evolving talent landscape. These experts—Linda Nedelcoff, EVP and chief corporate strategy, human resources and employee communications for CUNA Mutual Group ; Aida J.

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Solidifying a Competitive Advantage with Engagement Benchmarking

Ultimate Software

As our exposure to Big Data progresses exponentially, analytics and BI are playing an increasing role in overall corporate strategy. Many businesses already use benchmarking to analyze their learning and development (L&D) spending, recruiting, and organizational design, but far fewer are actively measuring and benchmarking their employee engagement scores.

Top 13 must-read books for HR professionals

Hacker Earth Developers Blog

Changing and uncertain business contexts world over require HR professionals to invest in themselves and be equipped with new competencies while attempting to link corporate strategy and HR initiatives. Kaye and Jordan-Evans discuss 26 strategies to keep employees happy and make them stay. Aligning Human Resources and Business Strategy by Linda Holbeche. The book helps HR better understand its ability to deliver value, align strategy, and influence culture.

Benefits of a comprehensive HR solution

PeopleStrategy

HR is responsible for a variety of functions – payroll, benefits administration, recruiting, just to name a few. In addition to ensuring each of these tasks is handled efficiently, on time and accurately, HR is charged with showing company leaders that the processes they have in place not only help the company operate smoothly but also support the corporate strategy and help it achieve its goals. A business consists of many moving parts.

Rise of the HR Technology (HRtech) Pro

ConnecTeam

IT departments are not measured by employee recruiting, retention, and engagement metrics. For them, it’s clear we’re not getting replaced by recruitment and engagement bots anytime soon. You’ll need to be able to work with multiple systems and platforms, coordinate information between them… And all this, while keeping up with updates and innovation in the HR tech field and corporate strategies and their interaction with HR activities.

The rise in the importance and expectation of empathetic leadership

The Bot Platform

Retention Research has shown that the average cost of replacing an employee can cost more than their total annual salary once you take into account recruitment costs, training costs, hiring time and the inevitable loss of productivity.

Single vs. disparate HR technology systems

PeopleStrategy

HR is responsible for a variety of functions – payroll, benefits administration, recruiting, just to name a few. In addition to ensuring each of these tasks is handled efficiently, on time and accurately, HR is charged with showing company leaders that the processes they have in place not only help the company operate smoothly but also support the corporate strategy and help it achieve its goals. A business consists of many moving parts.

Think Your Employees Are Burned Out? It’s Not Just Your Imagination

HR Daily Advisor

HR leaders also identified poor management (30%), employees seeing no clear connection of their role to corporate strategy (29%), and a negative workplace culture (26%) as key burnout factors. A new study conducted by Kronos Incorporated and Future Workplace found 95% of Human Resource leaders admit employee burnout is sabotaging workforce retention—but there is no obvious solution on the horizon.

Coming Together

HRO Today

They have taken unprecedented measures to keep their employees safe while navigating through significant variability in business needs; the shift to remote work; and the need for new processes around recruitment, communications, and talent management.

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Your Guide To Employee Experience Mapping

Get Hppy

Most of the people joining in this trend have left stiff, corporate jobs, where they felt trapped, overworked, demotivated and unappreciated. But engaging employees can be a strategic goal even before you recruit them. Beginning with the employer branding and recruiting phase, you can analyze each stage of the employee experience through the employee engagement filter. You can, for example, convey your company values during the recruitment process.

Who Really Cares About Employer Branding?

China Gorman

Universum’s report starts by posing a necessarily blunt question to its readers, “How long have executives argued over the need to make talent attraction a corporate strategy rather than an HR strategy?” Point taken, talent acquisition remains an ongoing point of struggle for organizations, but is a critical strategy for organizations to remain competitive. The most critical need is “to fulfill our short-term recruitment needs” but is claimed by just 36%.

3 Takeaways from the 2019 ASHHRA Conference

Precheck

Cultivating a Candidate-Centric Recruitment Experience. In a learning session, Christine Johnson, Vice President of Human Resources at Baptist Health of Jacksonville , and Joseph Marino, Senior Vice President at Hueman People Solutions , discussed how they partnered to transform Baptist Health’s recruitment experience. Our recruitment process didn’t align with our brand experience and the patient experience,” Johnson shared. “We