What Should Candidates STOP Doing?

The Undercover Recruiter

There’s probably a whole list of definite no-nos for candidates but this week our panel of experts share their advice on what they think should never be done in the hiring process. What Should Candidates STOP Doing? Talent Acquisition advice candidates UR panel

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How to Properly Reject Job Candidates

Evil HR Lady

But, you also have to reject a lot of candidates. While ghosting candidates has been popular over the years, it’s the wrong way to do it. You may not want to hire a candidate today, but that person might be the right person in a year.

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What Should Candidates Be Doing More Of?

The Undercover Recruiter

is probably one of the most common questions your candidates are asking you. What Should Candidates Be Doing More Of? Talent Acquisition advice Candidate loyalty candidates Patience URPanelWhat else can we do?

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How Should a Candidate Follow up After an Interview?

The Undercover Recruiter

How Should a Candidate Follow up After an Interview? Talent Acquisition candidate feedback candidates experts interview process URPanelIt’s probably one of the most-asked questions from your employees.

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Top Tips For Shortlisting Candidates

The Undercover Recruiter

Shortlisting candidates is potentially the most important part of the recruitment process. Top Tips For Shortlisting Candidates Undercover Recruiter - Recruiting & Talent Acquisition Blog. Recruiting Aaron Wallis candidates CVs hiring process Rob Scott shortlist

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How to Interview Candidates Remotely

The Undercover Recruiter

In many cases, getting every candidate on your recruitment shortlist in for a face-to-face interview just isn’t feasible. Telephone or video interviews can often be a quicker and less complex process, usually giving more flexibility for both the employer and the candidate.

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12 Things Your Candidate Should Say at Interviews

The Undercover Recruiter

Recruiters have a whole arsenal of advice for the candidates in their care. As with most feedback, when critiquing a candidate’s mock-interview it is easier to address what went wrong than to cook up positive new ideas […].

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How Candidate Experience Affects Your Recruitment Marketing

The Undercover Recruiter

What role does candidate experience (CX) play in that? How Candidate Experience Affects Your Recruitment Marketing Undercover Recruiter - Recruiting & Talent Acquisition Blog. Employer candidate experience Employer Brand EVP Monica Cocian recruitment marketing SmartDreamers

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The Hiring Candidate Funnel

Hiring Technical People

I like to think of a funnel as the way we bring candidates into the organization and through the recruiting process. During the interview, you eliminate more people, and finally, hopefully, you have candidates you want to make an offer to.

Five Reasons Why Candidate Care is So Important

The Undercover Recruiter

As recruiters, looking after our candidates is a vital part of our everyday role. After all, if our candidates aren’t happy, we haven’t done our job! Five Reasons Why Candidate Care is So Important Undercover Recruiter -.

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How Should Recruiters Help Candidates in the Hiring Process?

The Undercover Recruiter

How Should Recruiters Help Candidates in the Hiring Process? Talent Acquisition candidates help Recruiter UR panel

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The Must-do Interview Checklist for Your Candidates

The Undercover Recruiter

Preparation, preparation, and preparation – it’s something you’ve probably told your candidates a thousand times to do ahead of a job interview. The Must-do Interview Checklist for Your Candidates Undercover Recruiter -.

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How the Pandemic Has Dramatically Shifted Candidate Attitudes

The Undercover Recruiter

New research by Jobvite suggests uncertainty, unemployment, and financial challenges will drive profound changes in the employer-candidate relationship. and one in April 2020 after the unprecedented… How the Pandemic Has Dramatically Shifted Candidate Attitudes Undercover Recruiter -.

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What Do Executive Recruiters Look for in Candidates?

Professional Resume Services

If job-seeking executives only knew exactly what recruiters were looking for in candidates, their efforts would be made much easier. Read more » The post What Do Executive Recruiters Look for in Candidates?

2019 207

Candidate Empowerment – Candidate Experience 2.0 (Part One)

Workology

Want to learn more about candidate experience 2.0? Register for our webinar on April 30th from 1:00-2:00 EST and watch for part two of this series to see practical ways to empower candidates next week! . The candidate experience is something that many companies have been working to perfect over the last several years. We’re making progress, there’s no doubt about it, but there’s still a disconnect between our efforts and candidates’ impressions.

Candidates’ Priorities in the Modern Workplace

The Undercover Recruiter

As recruiters, we need to understand what makes our candidates tick. To gain a deeper insight into candidates’ priorities, Tiger Recruitment recently commissioned a survey of 1,000 UK employees, with interesting results.

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Customizing Your EVP to The Candidate Journey

The Undercover Recruiter

Customizing Your EVP to The Candidate Journey Undercover Recruiter - Recruiting & Talent Acquisition Blog. Employer 3M Candidate Journey Employer Branding Podcast EVP Kyle ThompsonI’d be very surprised if you had never used a 3M product at some point in your life.

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What is Your #1 Piece of Advice You Would Give to Candidates?

The Undercover Recruiter

What is Your #1 Piece of Advice You Would Give to Candidates? Talent Acquisition advice candidates experts Recruiter URPanelUndercover Recruiter -.

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Candidate Empowerment – Candidate Experience 2.0 (Part Two)

Workology

Check out part one of our candidate empowerment series and learn how to reshape the candidate experience. . Candidate experience has come a long way, but it still has a long way to go. In part one of this series, I mentioned that a staggering percentage of candidates still report that the experience leaves much to be desired. This is what I like to call candidate experience 2.0. HR candidate empowerment candidate experience

Managing Expectations Between Two Internal Candidates

Hiring Technical People

You have two internal candidates. See Two Candidates, One Position.) This often occurs when you have two candidates for technical leadership or management positions. Once you understand your thinking, you can set expectations with both candidates. Here are some scenarios: One candidate is ready for the new position. That candidate has demonstrated that he or she can already do the work required. The other candidate is not quite ready.

What is Candidate Acceptance Remorse?

Workology

Candidate Acceptance Remorse: The Candidate. Whatever the cause, the result is candidate acceptance remorse. Candidate Acceptance Remorse: The Employer. The candidate is not the only one who may end up feeling remorse over their acceptance.

Brain Teasers to Find the Right Candidates

The Undercover Recruiter

Logic-based interview puzzles are becoming increasingly popular in recruitment processes to help employers find the brightest candidates and gain insight into a candidate’s thought process. Employer Recruiting Aaron Wallis candidates hiring process logic-based interviews Robert Scott

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Candidate Experience: The Good, the Bad and the Downright Ugly

The Undercover Recruiter

It is not just about employers assessing and selecting the best candidate, it is about talented people assessing and picking the best employers. Their experience as candidates, at every stage of the recruitment journey, will influence.

2019 113

The Inclusive Candidate Experience

Workology

Because of limitations to the work experience and the hiring process, some candidates are getting left behind. HR Social Media accessibility candidate experience inclusionThe employment life cycle must be an accessible one. We are focusing our efforts on the. Workology is the art and science of work, HR and recruitment. Join the resource revolution.

2018 71

5 Surefire Ways to Be the Right Candidate

Ms. Career Girl

Even with all the necessary certification, candidates are finding it hard to get into their dream careers. All you need to do is understand how you can be the right candidate for the job you desire. Here are five surefire ways to be the right candidate.

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The History of the Candidate Experience

Workology

Earlier this week while attending the SHRM Talent Conference and International Association of Employment Websites Spring Congress (IAEWS) I was considering how far we have come with regard to candidate empowerment. A History of the Candidate Experience.

What Do Executive Recruiters Look for in Candidates?

Professional Resume Services

If job-seeking executives only knew exactly what recruiters were looking for in candidates, their efforts would be made much easier. Professional Resume Services helps job candidates optimize their resumes and LinkedIn profiles so they are in a prime position to be recognized by recruiters.

2019 207

Should I Give Feedback To Rejected Candidates?

Evil HR Lady

We can’t interview all of them, and even great candidates aren’t necessarily interviewed. Frequently, candidates — both those who get interviews and those who don’t — contact me to find out why they weren’t hired or even interviewed. To read my answer, click here: Should I Give Feedback To Rejected Candidates? The post Should I Give Feedback To Rejected Candidates? I’m a recruiter for a popular company, and we receive a lot of applicants for jobs.

2019 182

How Recruitment Trends are Changing to Suit the Current Candidate-Driven Market

The Undercover Recruiter

Through our day-to-day work supporting clients and candidates, we see how employers and HR personnel are adapting and evolving their recruitment approach to suit the current candidate-driven market.

2019 105

An Alternative Hiring Candidate Funnel

Hiring Technical People

You have ads that help your candidates screen themselves in or out. Next, the candidates send you a resume. The resumes that make it past your phone screen filter are candidates for in-person interviews. Hiring Geeks That Fit candidate funnel interview phone screen resume revie

How Recruiters Can Attract Top Candidates in Person

The Undercover Recruiter

How Recruiters Can Attract Top Candidates in Person Undercover Recruiter -. Talent Acquisition Capri For Hims personal grooming Top candidatesIt’s not always easy making a connection with top talent in person.

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7 ways to perfect your candidate application journey

The Undercover Recruiter

Candidate journey is an important component of your employer brand, and something you should be constantly looking to improve. 7 ways to perfect your candidate application journey Undercover Recruiter - Recruiting & Talent Acquisition Blog.

2018 112

Developing Internal Candidates

Workology

In HR and recruiting, it seems that we are always on a quest to find the perfect candidate and to fill a seemingly unending list of job openings. Managers may be pressuring us to find candidates with enough experience that they can slide right into a job with little to no training. The reality is that such candidates can often be hard to come by and the search for the perfect person could result in a job that remains unfilled for months.

How Job Candidates Feel About the Interview Process, by Gender

Ms. Career Girl

The post How Job Candidates Feel About the Interview Process, by Gender appeared first on Ms. For even the most ambitious or confident jobseeker, the face-to-face interview can be a nerve-racking part of the career-finding journey.

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Did Coronavirus Send You to the Unemployment Line? How One Candidate is Bouncing Back

Professional Resume Services

How One Candidate is Bouncing Back appeared first on Executive Resume Services. Adam has spent the last 10 years building a successful career as an innovative Information Technology Manager for a major Tier 1 automotive supplier.

2020 130

Recruit Fans, NOT Candidates!

The Undercover Recruiter

Recruit Fans, NOT Candidates! Recruiting candidates CloudNine Employer Branding Fans podcast Steve WardShould we stop advertising jobs to everyone and instead zoom in on the people who are our followers, fans and advocates?

5 Tips to Prepping Candidates for Interviews

The Undercover Recruiter

Even experienced recruiters can overlook the importance of fully preparing their candidates for interviews. As recruiters, we have an obligation to tell our candidates everything we know about the people and organisation. 5 Tips to Prepping Candidates for Interviews.

2017 88

12 Common Candidate Mistakes in Competency Based Interviews

Career Advice Guy

Interviews, in general, are notorious for bringing out nerves in candidates, particularly candidates who have not prepared or do not have. The post 12 Common Candidate Mistakes in Competency Based Interviews appeared first on The Career Advice Guy.

2020 88

The Candidate Experience: Perception is Reality

Workology

Join us on Febuary 27, 2014 from 11:00 – 12:00p EST for our webinar “ How to Get Strategic with the Candidate Experience ” and learn what it means to get strategic about your candidate experience practices. For job candidates at your organization?

This Job Candidate Walked Out Before His Interview Started. The Reason Is Instructive for Any Employer

Evil HR Lady

But, when you let a candidate site for 35 minutes without acknowledging him, you’re going to lose that candidate. Note, what I said–you’re losing the candidate. There will always be another candidate. And candidates are changing.

2020 217

What to Look For in a CV When Hiring a Remote Candidate

The Undercover Recruiter

Hiring a remote candidate is a little different from hiring someone to work in-office or on-premises. What to Look For in a CV When Hiring a Remote Candidate Undercover Recruiter -. Talent Acquisition Andrew Fennell candidate CV Screening remote workers Standout CV

2020 92

3 Steps to Help You Find The Perfect Candidate

The Undercover Recruiter

Hiring the perfect candidate is a tricky process, one that takes a lot of patience and understanding. Skilled candidates seem to be an increasingly rare find, in fact, according to the Gartner CIO Agenda Report: “66 percent of CIOs believe there is a talent crisis in the world”.

2018 106

Taking the Driving Seat in a Candidate Driven Market

The Undercover Recruiter

Have you ever had a gut feeling that a candidate is not as good as you – and your client – think they are? Taking the Driving Seat in a Candidate Driven Market Undercover Recruiter - Recruiting & Talent Acquisition Blog.

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