TOP 11 recruitment software to look out for in 2020 [+ G2 reviews]

Skillate

The recruitment game has changed drastically over the last decade. It is moving away from resume and phone screening of candidates to video interviews and skill assessments. As per studies, the global recruitment software market was valued at USD 1753.2

Online Recruitment Software 101

Yello

08/13/2018 // RECRUITMENT OPERATIONS. The recruitment process used to be a long, laborious journey littered with messy desks and missed calls. With the advent of online recruitment software, companies are now able to identify, attract and hire top talent through the click of a mouse or the tap of a smartphone. But, as with any technology, online recruitment software comes with its own set of features, buzzwords and acronyms.

Insiders

Sign Up for our Newsletter

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Why Ghosting Candidates Can Harm Your Employer Brand

Humanly

When one applicant has a bad candidate experience, they could easily turn any employer’s world upside down by posting to social media (think: Glassdoor reviews or LinkedIn) and even spreading the word to their friends and family, making companies lose customers. What is Ghosting in Recruiting?

Why Employment Branding Is Essential for Job Recruitment

ApplicantStack Applicant Tracking

While marketing, human resources, and job recruitment play different roles, their overall goals are the same. In fact, the United States is currently enjoying “ full employment ,” as defined by the Federal Reserve. All of this is good news for job-seekers, but poses a real challenge for job recruitment. As competition for talent increases, strategic companies are developing employment branding strategies to stand out from the crowd.

5 reasons you should use tech recruitment software

Hacker Earth Developers Blog

Seven out of ten (71%) of the Best-in-Class (top 20%) companies now use tech recruitment software. Along similar lines, in a previous article “ Why companies can’t avoid university recruitment ,” I spoke about how, now more than ever, it is time for companies to decide if they will or will not enter the War for Talent. Well, let’s try to answer these 3 questions by looking at — 5 reasons to use tech recruitment software : Accurate evidence-based information.

How do you know it’s time to purchase recruitment software and what are your tips for success?

Workable

As recruitment and talent evolve inside this framework, organizations are led to change their mindset: if you want to be up there and have that competitive edge, you need recruiting software. In my experience, there’s a point when organizations realize they’re not recruiting as well as they thought or they’re spending money in the wrong places. What are some symptoms that you need recruiting software? Ask a Recruiter Blog

What is the “Candidate Experience” — and Does it Really Matter?

Visibility Software HR

Not surprisingly, the term “candidate experience” refers to the overall experience employment candidates have with a potential employer. It includes the candidates’ impressions and perceptions of a company’s hiring process including the job application, screening methods, communications, and the interview. Here are three area to consider: Recruitment Marketing Yes, there’s really such a thing as recruitment marketing. Recruitment Messaging.

The Ultimate Guide To Job Posting

Workable

And this is why employers who accept mobile applications are twice as likely to get high quality candidates as those that don’t. There is no magic bullet in recruiting. Do I need to hire a recruiter? Hiring a recruiter isn’t always necessary but it can be a great shortcut.

The Startup Hiring Guide: Hiring for rapid growth from 5 to 50

Workable

I talk to high-growth startups every day and I keep hearing versions of “compared to recruiting, fundraising was easy”. We’ve spent the time to curate the best thinking on everything from employer branding and headhunting to the interview process. Recruiting software and tools.

Advancing the Process

HRO Today

Screening tech innovations are improving speed, trust, transparency, and ultimately, the candidate experience. With record numbers of millennials and Generation Z job candidates entering the workforce, employers are reconsidering their long-held hiring practices in order to attract and retain best-fit talent. In fact, the State of Employer Branding survey by Jibe indicates that 95 percent of HR professionals feel that their brand is impacted by candidate experience.

Top 100 HR and Recruitment Blogs [by Organic Traffic with Top 3 Articles Each]

Ongig

There are a ton of great HR/Recruitment blogs. Ongig, of course, has its own recruiting blog — you’re reading it right now! This includes general HR blogs, recruiting blogs, talent acquisition blogs, employer branding blogs and more. Recruiting Blog.

The most common recruiting challenges and how to overcome them

Workable

But, most recruiters would gravitate to a few common recruiting challenges. Here are the 8 common recruiting challenges we hear most often, and solutions to overcome them to make your hiring more effective: 1. It’s a fast way to screen out people who aren’t right for the role.”. Good candidates are often contacted regularly by recruiters, making it harder for your own email to stand out. Using data-driven recruitment. Building a strong employer brand.

7 General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) Considerations for Background Screening Compliance

Precheck

7 General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) Considerations for Background Screening Compliance May. GDPR impacts not just companies who are hiring in the EU but also those that are employing citizens of the EU who live in different areas of the world. Recruiters are no longer able to send emails to users who have not opted into their mailing list. Additionally, recruiters and HR staff must be aware of who is currently in their database.

Level Up Your Recruiting Like a No. 1 Best Place to Work

Spark Hire

Jen Paxton, Director of Talent at LevelUp, drops in on The Growth Recruiting Podcast and dishes on how her team built the #1 place to work according to the Boston Business Journal. Get ready to level up your recruiting! The Growth Recruiting Podcast is available in iTunes ! 7:58 How LevelUp’s recruiting works. 9:20 Jen’s recruiting goals. 15:50 Creating an award-winning employer brand. This includes software engineers, mole?

Rebuilding Your Business and Need to Hire Fast? 9 Nifty ATS Tools

ApplicantStack Applicant Tracking

An applicant tracking system is a specific type of recruiting software. Why automate recruiting with an ATS? Pre-screen candidates when they apply. Create branded templates for job descriptions, questionnaires, and emails. Do phone screens.

Designing a branded company careers page with Workable

Workable

Careers pages are powerful recruiting tools. It requires a budget to build and maintain the website, software development skills, either from your IT team or an external agency and time, in order to keep the content up-to-date. If you’re using Workable as your recruiting software, you can create a branded careers page, hosted for free on Workable. Hiring with Workable Inside HR Product Tips Careers pages Employer branding

Help Your Hiring Team Succeed in 2020

ApplicantStack Applicant Tracking

Improved screening for soft skills will expand your hiring pool. Identify your culture, improve it if necessary, and express it in your recruitment marketing. Gender pay equity (or lack thereof) affects your culture, employer brand, and workforce satisfaction.

Designing a branded company careers page with Workable

Workable

Careers pages are powerful recruiting tools. It requires a budget to build and maintain the website, software development skills, either from your IT team or an external agency and time, in order to keep the content up-to-date. If you’re using Workable as your recruiting software, you can create a branded careers page, hosted for free on Workable. You can also choose your brand color; this will be used to highlight actions and information (e.g.

Why an Applicant Tracking System is More Important Than You Think

ApplicantStack Applicant Tracking

5 Recruiting Statistics You Need To Know. 47% of companies have HR software that is over seven years old. Your competition is using an ATS… Clearly the majority of companies use some type of hiring software. Recruiters use assessments to measure a broader set of skills.

How To Hire Your Perfect Next Employee Series: Offering a Job

ApplicantStack Applicant Tracking

Candidate Screening. The job offer letter initiates the employer-employee relationship. At-Will Employment. Brand your offer letter with your company logo and colors to reflect your company brand. Improve Recruiting to Take Advantage of a Favorable Business Climate. ApplicantStack Was Created by Recruiting Professionals Using Best Practices. There is no reason to reinvent the wheel when it comes to recruiting workflows. Brand New Employer?

8 ATS Software Upgrades That Revolutionized ApplicantStack

ApplicantStack Applicant Tracking

ApplicantStack was founded nine years ago, and since that time we’ve made dozens of upgrades to our ATS software. One of the benefits of software as a system (SaaS) is that updates occur automatically. In honor of the many ATS software upgrades we’ve made over the years, we’ve put together a list of the ten improvements that really changed things for our clients. Does your ATS software offer these features?

Candid Chat with Tim Sackett About Your “Talent Acquisition Stack”

Ongig

He had sent me a PDF of his “Talent Stack” (software for ATS’s, recruitment marketing and recruitment operations). Tim’s got a new book coming out and he’s thinking hard about talent acquisition software. You can also download a free copy of the PDF with 100+ recruiting software solutions here. Note: Here are the 3 top-level categories of Tim’s Talent Acquisition Stack: “Recruiting is broken…how do we fix it?”.

The 12 best applicant tracking systems

Workable

What are the Benefits of Applicant Tracking Software? Zoho Recruit. An applicant tracking system (ATS) is a software that automates administrative tasks in recruitment and hiring. What are the Benefits of Applicant Tracking Software? Zoho Recruit.

Eurobank increases its apply rate by 22% with Workable

Workable

Refresh employer brand. Increase efficiency of the recruitment team. Use mobile-optimized hiring software to attract technology-oriented candidates. Improve strategy using automated recruitment reports. Without a centralized system in place, the recruiting team used different databases and software to manage hiring. This slowed down recruiting workflow. All of these had to be screened and stored in folders.”. The challenge.

Why you should use free job posting sites

Workable

I’ve heard it said that recruiters shouldn’t use free job posting sites because: the candidates from them aren’t qualified; it’s simply too time consuming to post to free job boards; and, it’s difficult to manage responses to candidates. Free job posting sites should absolutely be part of your recruiting strategy. But this is why your recruiting software should be easy to use. I’ve been a recruiter. I could probably screen 152 in that time.

Recruiting strategies: a comprehensive guide for small business

Workable

At this stage your company doesn’t have a dedicated recruiting team. The tools you use weren’t designed for recruiting. You don’t have much that amounts to a recruiting strategy. Effective employer branding. Find employees: social recruiting and job boards.

Know How to reduce Cost Per Hire in 5 simple steps?

Pragna Technologies

When recruiting employees , every company analyzes the cost per hire. As a hiring manager, you are responsible for the cost of hiring, and it can be a challenging job to reduce the cost of hiring while recruiting high volume talents.

Hiring Help For Companies That Can’t Find Workers: 12 Actionable Steps For Recruiting In A Talent Shortage

ApplicantStack

ApplicantStack Understands Recruiting Challenges. Candidate Screening. If you are using paper-based recruiting, you are already at a disadvantage. Some of the techniques described in this post can be used with a manual recruiting process. But many have to do with HOW you use your hiring software. You can catch their interest before you are competing with other employers. Demonstrate your commitment to your community and strengthen your employer brand.

Top 20 Benefits Of Applicant Tracking System (ATS)

Recruit CRM

Benefits of Applicant Tracking System For Agency Recruiters. Every day recruiters are flooded with hundreds of resumes for various jobs advertised. It is virtually impossible for recruiters to scan each resume manually and shortlist them. Recruiter Time-Share Per activity.

Applicant tracking system guide: From A to Z

Workable

Keys to Recruiting. The first applicant tracking systems (ATS) evolved to help employers take that old standby, the paper resume, and scan it into a database. Workable is an all-in-one recruiting solution, with remote-friendly capabilities, amongst its other assets. Phone screen.

How to improve your recruiting process

Workable

Refined recruitment processes are efficient, productive and pleasant for both candidates and hiring teams. Here are a few ways to improve your recruiting process: Craft clear and attractive job ads. Most people who are employed still want to hear about new job opportunities. To source EU candidates, please refer to guidance on using social media for recruiting and collecting candidate information as per the General Data Protection Regulation, or GDPR.).

How to reduce recruiting costs when hiring new employees

Workable

The ultimate challenge in recruiting is hiring stellar employees with the lowest possible recruiting costs. But, in pursuit of the right balance, you could find ways to spend your recruiting budget more efficiently without compromising your focus on quality of hire. To determine this, establish a process to track the effectiveness of your recruitment sources. This means that finding ways to reduce your time to hire can help you cut down on your recruiting spend.

How to Make the Recruitment Process More Streamlined and Efficient

InfinityHR

Without a cloud-based, automated module to streamline the recruitment process, many employers face a steep up-hill-climb when it comes time to attaining top talent to fill out their open positions. Some of the challenges they face include: The recruitment process takes too much time. To improve the recruitment process, employers should be integrating their processes with automated talent management modules, while also combining the following tips with their overall strategy.

A Genuine Need for a Common Global Tracking Skills Framework—An Advanced Recruiting Tool

It's Your Skills

An increased hiring volume, along with standing recruiter census, means the most critical trend and Tracking Skills for recruiters to learn are tools of Recruiting along with technology. One of the most effective recruiting tools is AI, which helps solve a significant challenge for recruiters. Automated screening software uses AI to understand what good candidates look like based on your past hiring decisions. Recruitment software.

3 Overlooked Practices for a Positive Candidate Experience

Precheck

As a job seeker travels through the different recruitment phases—sourcing, screening, interviewing, hiring and onboarding—they naturally develop their own perception or opinion of your company. Whether it’s a positive or negative experience, it can have a lasting impact on your employer brand. What does this mean for healthcare employers? Not only do candidates expect a brief hiring process, but they also want a timely response from the prospective employer.