New Year – New Employees: Energize Your Recruitment Marketing Strategy in 2017

TalentCulture

As we prepare for the upcoming year, talent management may be the last thing on your mind. Who has time for recruitment marketing and talent management, right? But the reality is recruitment marketing and talent management are two things that companies should never stop focusing on. Talent is the foundation that your strategies and performance goals rely on. Talent is the key to innovation and growth. Talent equals success.

Why Storytelling Matters in Talent Acquisition

TalentCulture

So I took an interview with the hiring manager, who happened to be SmashFly’s Chief Marketing Officer. And it was Lori who really spoke to me: about both strategy and tactics; about working at a fast pace, but finding a balance; about building something great and learning along the way; about making mistakes every day, but never making the same mistake the next day; about having a mentor, not just a manager. Smashfly is a client of TalentCulture and has sponsored this post.

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Why Talent Acquisition Should Own Recruitment Marketing

TalentCulture

A marketing hat is now an essential part of a talent acquisition leader’s wardrobe. The most successful recruiters and talent acquisition leaders have embraced the entire world of marketing, from tactics to metrics. Within this same study, 31 percent of respondents say that hiring managers are not finding enough suitable candidates. Talent Acquisition! This requires savvy research, solid writing and constant management. Talent Acquisition.

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.

Top 4 Reasons Talent Pipelines are A No-Brainer

TalentCulture

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. Talent Pipelines Make Business Sense (in Dollars). A talent pipeline, of course!

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Improve the Candidate “Shopping” Experience

TalentCulture

As a board member for the Talent Board , you’ve hopefully witnessed my advocacy for candidates; Of course I also offer kudos to employers who are taking strides toward improving the journey from stranger to employee. Don’t shut the door on quality talent by lacking the right kind of messaging on your website; be sure to include clear employer brand language, employee stories, job-specific explanations, helpful career resources and more. This post is sponsored by SmashFly.

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

Ongig

This includes general HR blogs, recruiting blogs, talent acquisition blogs, employer branding blogs and more. Performance Management. People Management. LinkedIn Talent Blog. Talent Leadership. What Is Talent Acquisition? Talent Acquisition. 8 Tips for Managing Your Team Effectively. Leadership and Management. HR Management and Compliance. HR Management and Planning. HR Management. Talent and Learning.

Brandon Hall Group Research Highlights, June 22-July 5, 2020

Brandon Hall

The analyst team provides new data and insights on the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on human capital management. Other focuses of the past two weeks include women in leadership, a talent-acquisition technology selection guide and profiles of technology providers in learning, talent management, talent acquisition and workforce management. SAP Litmos is an industry-leading Learning Management System that exemplifies the term “ease of use.”

#TChat Recap: Live From #HRTechConf: Why Recruitment Should Be Transparent Marketing

TalentCulture

This week the TalentCulture team discussed why recruitment should be transparent marketing with Susan Vitale , Chief Marketing Officer at iCIMS; Lori Sylvia , Chief Marketing Officer at SmashFly; and Michele Ellner , Director of Marketing at Montage. Today’s hiring economy is highly complex and competitive and finding top talent is harder than ever. TChat Recaps Talent Management #TChat HR Technology Meghan M.

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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.

The Nature vs. Nurture of Sourcing

TalentCulture

Cathey challenged every attendee to start with the “ why” behind their search for talent, following up with a quote by W. In another SourceCon keynote, Jonathan Campbell of Social Talent had attendees literally jumping out of their seats as he shared the construct of a 3,000 character search string. He had people live tweeting (and live gasping) over talent mining hacks and Boolean tricks. This post is sponsored by SmashFly and was previously published on the Smashfly blog.

How to Transform Your Employees Into Powerful Brand Advocates

Cornerstone On Demand

A version of this article was originally published on the SmashFly blog. At the Transform Virtual Conference this year hosted by my company SmashFly, a marketing automation software for recruiters , I explained how you can unleash your employees as powerful brand advocates. Inspiring human-interest stories: I'm sure plenty of your employees or managers have inspiring stories both in and outside of work.

How Facebook Is Recruiting Exceptional Talent Today

TalentCulture

Don’t you wonder how a company with nearly 13,000 employees and 49 offices around the world manage to lure top talent year after year? Let’s examine Facebook’s magnetic appeal and see how we can all learn from it to recruit exceptional talent. But the fit is just the beginning: Talent, diversity, and a strategic screening process are also critical. Recruit Exceptional Talent in 2016. Facebook, the largest social network with 1.55

6 Recruitment Marketing Trends Changing Talent Acquisition

TalentCulture

It’s a very exciting time to be a talent acquisition professional: Talent acquisition is becoming more strategic, adding new responsibilities and investing in new technologies. It’s not just about hiring talent, it’s about measuring and predicting business impact. We really are transforming the way we find and attract talent, inspired by core marketing best practices like branding, nurture, content marketing and lead generation.

3 Trends Defining Hiring Success In The Digital Economy

TalentCulture

Exploring three big areas of potential — online talent platforms, big data analytics, and the Internet of Things — the firm estimates that digitization could add up to $2.2 No matter where you find it, that creativity will always start with the same thing — people — which is exactly why talent acquisition leaders need to get focused, right now. Not coincidentally, the supply of talent to fill that engineering role presents a greater challenge to your talent acquisition team.

Recruiters, It's Time to Start Texting Candidates

Cornerstone On Demand

A version of this article was originally published on the SmashFly blog. How do you fuel talent's willingness and quickness to engage and respond in a sea of email? Adding text messaging into the mix could be the answer to more effectively—and successfully—connecting with talent in real time. Today's job market favors talent, and most of the candidates in your pipeline likely already have jobs.

HR Tech Weekly: Episode #187: Stacey Harris and John Sumser

HR Examiner

Sponsor: Ceridian: HCM Software, Payroll Processing, HRIS Management. Human Capital Management from Ceridian helps transform your business payroll processing, workforce management and talent management in a single HRIS solution. Sponsor: SmashFly's total Recruitment Marketing Platform and Services empower businesses to hire with purpose by mastering the art and science of attracting the right people through an authentic, employer brand-led strategy.

HR Tech Weekly: Episode #190: Stacey Harris and John Sumser

HR Examiner

Sponsor: Ceridian: HCM Software, Payroll Processing, HRIS Management. Human Capital Management from Ceridian helps transform your business payroll processing, workforce management and talent management in a single HRIS solution. Sponsor: SmashFly's total Recruitment Marketing Platform and Services empower businesses to hire with purpose by mastering the art and science of attracting the right people through an authentic, employer brand-led strategy.

HR Tech Weekly: Episode #188: Stacey Harris and John Sumser

HR Examiner

Sponsor: Ceridian: HCM Software, Payroll Processing, HRIS Management. Human Capital Management from Ceridian helps transform your business payroll processing, workforce management and talent management in a single HRIS solution. Paychex Launches Learning Management System Link ». Hosts Stacey Harris and John Sumser discuss important news and topics in recruiting and HR technology.

HR Tech Weekly: Episode #186: Stacey Harris and John Sumser

HR Examiner

Sponsor: Ceridian: HCM Software, Payroll Processing, HRIS Management. Human Capital Management from Ceridian helps transform your business payroll processing, workforce management and talent management in a single HRIS solution. Espressive Raises $23M To Bring Exceptional Employee Experiences to Enterprise Service Management Link ». Hosts Stacey Harris and John Sumser discuss important news and topics in recruiting and HR technology.

HR Tech Weekly: Episode #189: Stacey Harris and John Sumser

HR Examiner

Sponsor: Ceridian: HCM Software, Payroll Processing, HRIS Management. Human Capital Management from Ceridian helps transform your business payroll processing, workforce management and talent management in a single HRIS solution. Sponsor: SmashFly's total Recruitment Marketing Platform and Services empower businesses to hire with purpose by mastering the art and science of attracting the right people through an authentic, employer brand-led strategy.

M&A Friday! This Week’s HR Deals

Advos

HackerEarth, technical talent management platform, has $4.5 PE-backed Sphera Solutions buys Rivo Software, provider of environmental, health, safety and risk management software. Sign up for our weekly email summary of the week’s funding, M&A, partnership and other timely news from the HR technology, recruitment, talent management and employee benefits space. Happy Friday.

M&A Friday! This Week’s HR Deals

Advos

Net@Work Acquires Cost Management Services Sage HRMS (Abra) Practice. L2 Capital buys Associates in Medical Physics, Radiation Management Associates – the companies provide Medical Physics Staffing and Support Services in the US. Health benefits manager eviCore explores sale, IPO. Aon Acquires Leading Provider of Talent Measurement and Psychometric Assessment. Happy Friday.

T3 – 100 HR & TA Technologies You Need To See!

The Tim Sackett Project

Ambition || Performance Management || @AmbitionSales. Articulate || Learning Management || @Articulate. Axonify || Learning Management || @Axonify. Causecast (Impact AI Analytics) || Workforce Management || @Causecast. CredEd || Learning Management || @cred_ed. Dayforce Compensation Management || Compensation Management || @ceridian. eeStrategy || Talent Strategy & Planning || @eeStrategy. Emtrain || Learning Management || @Emtrain.

T3 – The 100 Hottest HR and TA Technologies on the Planet #

The Tim Sackett Project

My good friend William Tincup ( @WilliamTincup ) is probably the single smartest person I know in the HR and Talent Technology space, worldwide! At HR Tech Fest this year, William made a comment on stage that there is roughly 21,000 HR and Talent Technology companies in the world. ActivTrak || Workforce Management || @activtrak. AppLearn || Learning Management || @applearntv. Beamery || Candidate Relationship Management || @beameryhq.

HR community reacts to Hire by Google announcement

HRExecutive

I always expected Hire by Google to end up in the Google graveyard at some point,” says Dwaine Maltais, co-founder and CEO of talent management vendor Talentegy. Hire’s demise reflects the competitiveness within the ATS market, especially in the SMB segment, says Smashfly’s chief marketing officer, Josh Zywien.

Top Funding News in the HR, Recruiting and Benefits Space | 2016

Advos

The recruitment marketing platform Smashfly started off 2016 raising $22 million. Recruitment Platform SmashFly Raises $22 Million in Second Round of Funding. Talent Rover Raises $2.2M Phenom People Raises $6 Million in Series A Funding from Sierra Ventures to Meet Rising Demand for Talent Relationship Marketing. Japan’s talent search startup BizReach gets $33M to offer hiring management platform. Genesys Talent LLC Raises $2.1

Convergence 2019 Preview: The Talent Acquisition Process Is Broken. Here's How to Fix It

Cornerstone On Demand - Talent Management

After all, the competition for talent is fierce—according to IBM, 90% of S&P 100 companies are recruiting for the same 37 jobs. According to a report from SmashFly, 74% of candidates who start the application process don't finish it. The talent acquisition process at many organizations is fundamentally broken because it's not designed with applicants in mind, says Ira Wolfe , president and founder of pre-employment and leadership testing firm Success Performance Solutions.

100+ HR Technologies and Recruiting Tools Worth Watching in Q2 2017

BetterSkills

This means, of course, getting ahead of that competition requires these technology providers to offer products or platforms that are truly innovative in their approach to solving some of our biggest talent challenges. They say the geeks will inherit, and nowhere is that prediction proving more prescient than in the weird little world of talent acquisition and management. Ambition || Performance Management || @AmbitionSales.

Talent community: It’s the relationships you build that matter

Bersin

In this previous post , we discussed the rightful passage of the evergreen requisition into the annals of history to be replaced with talent pipelines. Talent pipelines have been around quite a while. If you’re like me and were really sad when the dinosaurs died, then you remember the days of using index cards, your rotary address file, and your planner to create “tickle files” to keep in touch with talent who possessed certain critical skills.

Conference Twitter Primer #HRtechConf 2018

Advos

Josh_Bersin : Corporate Talent, HR, & Learning Analyst, Founder of Bersin by Deloitte, research and advisory firm focused on management, leadership, HR tech. wadors : Chief Talent Officer ServiceNow, mom to 3 Millennials, introvert, cyclist & interested in the future of work – Loving Life! Talent advisor. bneverest888 : Technical Recruiter managing a global team of rock-stars at InterSystems; looking for the best and brightest minds in the industry.

3 Trends Defining Hiring Success In The Digital Economy

SAP Innovation

Exploring three big areas of potential — online talent platforms, big data analytics, and the Internet of Things — the firm estimates that digitization could add up to $2.2 No matter where you find it, that creativity will always start with the same thing — people — which is exactly why talent acquisition leaders need to get focused, right now. Not coincidentally, the supply of talent to fill that engineering role presents a greater challenge to your talent acquisition team.