5 Tips on Social Media Recruitment Strategies

Social media has become a popular tool used by people and brands to promote their products to a larger audience, which is cost-effective.

A recent survey states that 85% of recruiters said social media helps them to find, engage quality and passive candidates.

With millennials constituting a substantial portion of the workforce and generation Z brimming with the zeal to establish themselves in their chosen niche, brands must prioritize targeting these two groups to receive maximum candidates.

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3 Unknown Recruitment Strategies For Niche Hiring

Business models have changed over the years, causing an increase in demand for niche hiring. A small candidate pool that’s extremely rich in skill-set is a more desirable situation. However, conducting such recruitments might prove to be trickier and more complex. Niche hiring needs a consolidated strategy that helps conserve time, money and human resources; while ensuring your organization picks the best from the rest. If you’ve been looking for some lesser-known recruitment strategies that give guaranteed results, look no further. 

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5 Hiring Mistakes that Startups Make While Selecting Candidates

A study conducted in 2017 showed that almost three out of four employers were affected by a bad hire. That only strengthens the fact that bringing in the wrong person for a job can have a huge impact on the business. A surprisingly high number of start-ups learn this the hard way.

Not only employers but start-up employees also figure that the job is not what they expected soon after they join in.

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3 Metrics to Measure Recruitment Efficiency

Today’s competitive recruiting market has made it essential for the talent acquisition industry to improve the efficiency of their internal processes while measuring success simultaneously. The recruitment efficiency can vary from organization to organization based on talent acquisition KPIs.

These recruiting metrics or KPIs are essentially the measurements used to track the success of hiring and optimize the process of hiring candidates for an organization. These metrics, coupled with advanced tech solutions such as recruitment software, can help you efficiently evaluate your recruiting process and know whether you are hiring the right people.

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Are you getting rejected by the Applicant Tracking Software?

Applying regularly for jobs every day but are not receiving interview calls? Is there something wrong from your end or from the employer’s end? Well it’s all because of the ATS, perhaps!

A few days back, I spotted a trending conversation on LinkedIn about how candidates are getting rejected by the applicant tracking software based on some algorithms or rules.

Now that reminded me of conversations that we at Talentpool often have with our prospects. Many organizations ask us for features that will block irrelevant candidates.

Having had worked with recruiters, we understand that relevance can be defined in more ways than one and it is dependent on the nature of the position that you are working on.

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Top 5 mistakes Small Businesses (SMBs) make when buying recruitment software

Having met many promising companies in the SMB segment who want to streamline recruitment, we have observed a pattern in how they seem to take their buying decision.  

There is no denying the fact that more and more SMBs are becoming increasingly aware about the need for a system to manage recruitment. Whether it is services or product, organizations want to take an informed decision when getting an employee onboard. This is only possible when the entire focus of the team is on getting the right candidates in the funnel. 

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COVID 19: Reset and revamp the Recruitment Process

The sudden impact of COVID has shaken the economic institutions all over the world. Many businesses had come to a standstill. However, as the dust begins to settle, we realize that this could be the new “normal”, businesses are thinking of ways to reinvent themselves – their offerings, value proposition and operating processes.

Of all business processes, the ones that are people and contact intensive, will have to go through major rehaul, one such process is recruitment.

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