In the “Reaching Passive Candidates” blog series, we’re examining how talent acquisition professionals can use candidate motivators and elements of employment branding as a method of triggering a passive candidate’s interest in a job.
Every industry is struggling with how to make its process relevant and effective in the face of unprecedented technological change. In the talent acquisition field, the generational shift — driven by Gens Y and Z — have dramatically affected how candidates search..
Recruiters understand that passive candidates do, in fact, keep an ear to the ground about job opportunities. They may not have embarked on a job hunt — filling out applications and submitting their resumes — but they’re aware of what’s happening in other..
Losing quality applicants because they don’t fit your current openings is a common talent acquisition problem.
You need to nurture relationships with interested candidates, keeping them engaged with your organization until the perfect-fit opening comes along.
Passive candidates aren’t as passive as you think: 90 percent of global professionals admit they are interested in hearing about job opportunities.
Why shouldn’t they hear about yours?
There are probably as many different reasons to look for a job as there are people looking, and every experience is different. So how do you create and communicate a message that will speak to many different kinds of people?
Much attention is given to how talent acquisition professionals should attract passive candidates. When it comes to active candidates, we can spend less time on these prospects because we assume "post and pray" is an appropriate strategy.
But the truth is that it..
In the world of talent acquisition, it's all too commonplace for recruiters to try to corral every candidate into a one-size-fits-all process. But the truth is, every candidate's recruitment journey is wholly unique.
As a talent acquisition professional, one of the most confounding parts of your job can be developing a compelling employment brand and applying it consistently across all online channels. Sometimes it's tempting to look for the one channel that will matter the..
When it comes to establishing, changing or leveraging a company’s culture, most turn to the CEO and his or her team for direction. Although leadership may play a significant role, employee participation may be just as important. To illustrate, let me share a recent..