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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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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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.

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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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.

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

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.

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.

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.

Offering the Right Salary and Negotiating with Candidates

The Undercover Recruiter

Offering the Right Salary and Negotiating with Candidates Undercover Recruiter - Recruiting & Talent Acquisition Blog. Employer Recruiting Aaron Wallis bonus candidates grades Robert Scott Salary Negotiation

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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.

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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?

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”.

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How Texting is Helping Recruiters Screen 10 Times the Candidates Daily

The Undercover Recruiter

Connecting to candidates has become increasingly difficult and relying on traditional. How Texting is Helping Recruiters Screen 10 Times the Candidates Daily Undercover Recruiter - Recruiting & Talent Acquisition Blog. With the U.S.

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How to Harmonize Candidate and Employer Needs in 2019

The Undercover Recruiter

Two seemingly conflicting trends are shaping recruitment today: candidates expect a more personalized application experience that respects their privacy, while companies are needing to make faster, higher quality HR decisions.

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Interview Questions Candidates Want You to Ask

Evil HR Lady

We talk a lot about questions hiring managers and recruiters should ask , but we never talk about the questions that the job candidates actually want to be asked. To keep reading, click here: Interview Questions Candidates Want You to Ask

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Better Candidate Experience = Sustainability For Us All

Workology

Recently I observed a candidate experience that went something like this; the recruiting team was pushing for a self imposed deadline for an interview day. Candidate experience, or lack of, is hurting sourcing initiatives everywhere.

Job Application Rejection: A Male Candidate Would Be Better

Evil HR Lady

This email from a senior recruiter at Interiman , says while they would think about her as a candidate if she had more experience, they really prefer a male candidate. To keep reading, click here: Job Application Rejection: A Male Candidate Would Be Better. The post Job Application Rejection: A Male Candidate Would Be Better appeared first on Evil HR Lady. When you’re job hunting rejections are expected.

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The Science Behind Building Brand Ambassadors & Candidate Applications (Part 1)

Workology

This blog is part of a 3 part series on brand ambassadors and how recruiters can leverage them for marketing, branding and candidate applications. . Click here for the entire article on the historical timeline of the candidate experience or see the graphic below.).

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How do you Measure Candidate Experience?

The Undercover Recruiter

There are many websites which list the best companies to work for based on the candidate experience – Glassdoor probably being the most popular one. But just how is candidate experience measured? How do you Measure Candidate Experience?

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How to Recruit Candidates With Zero Relevant Work Experience

The Undercover Recruiter

How to Recruit Candidates With Zero Relevant Work Experience Undercover Recruiter - Recruiting & Talent Acquisition Blog. Employer Recruiting candidate hiring manager Lysha Holmes potential employee Zero Experience

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What Skills Should Candidates Include in Their Resumes?

The Undercover Recruiter

What Skills Should Candidates Include in Their Resumes? Candidate Employer Recruiting candidate cv Infographic Resume novoresumeThe shape of the job market is changing rapidly. This is mainly because of the advancement of technology and the high pace of innovations.

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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.

Candidate Courting & That First Kiss

Workology

Like often times happens at business networking events, I was talking with a group of folks and discussing the role human resources can play in candidate engagement. I liken candidate courting, interview process, and job offer to that first kiss.

The BAD Candidate Experience: Alive & Kicking

Workology

The Bad Candidate Experience. Every time I think we are past it – over it – ready to mark “the bad candidate experience” as a bad part of HR history, I hear another story. Telling candidates they didn’t get the job.

Google Interviewed a Candidate, and then Filed a Patent for Her Work

Evil HR Lady

To keep reading, click here: Google Interviewed a Candidate, and then Filed a Patent for Her Work. The post Google Interviewed a Candidate, and then Filed a Patent for Her Work appeared first on Evil HR Lady. Jie Qi went to Google in the hopes of collaborating with them on her projects on electronic books. What began as a chance for collaboration quickly turned to a job interview , with Qi receiving a job offer on the spot.

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A Tip for Candid Conversations

Workology

Candidate Conversations Key Managerial Skill. I mentioned one of the downfalls was that many supervisors are hesitant to be candid with employees and tell them the truth about their bad performance, not necessarily bad enough to fire them but bad enough to say “no raise.”

A Recruiter Said What He Hates about Candidates and the Candidates Punched Back Twice as Hard

Evil HR Lady

But, they drive each other nuts and that came out to be blatantly obvious when a recruiter posted his pet-peeves about candidates and the candidates responded. To read the rest of the things that annoy him and people’s responses, click here: A Recruiter Said What He Hates about Candidates and the Candidates Punched Back Twice as Hard.

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How to Use Content to Target Qualified Candidates on Your Career Site

Workology

Content makes sense in marketing and there’s no doubt that it can also help drive qualified candidates to your company career site, engage them and increase the likelihood that they’ll ultimately apply to apply for a job posting. How Content Reaches Qualified Candidates.

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Which Companies Deliver the Best Candidate Experience?

The Undercover Recruiter

While it’s not a competition, everyone wants to be the best at something and delivering the highest level of candidate experience is no different. Which Companies Deliver the Best Candidate Experience?

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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?

8 Things That Differentiate You From Other Candidates

Career Alley

What makes an employer choose you over another candidate, especially when you both have the same skills? A lot of candidates find it stressful to compete for a role without quite knowing what their competition is like.

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7 Rules for Recruiters When Texting with Candidates

The Undercover Recruiter

7 Rules for Recruiters When Texting with Candidates Undercover Recruiter - Recruiting & Talent Acquisition Blog. Employer Recruiting candidates Mighty Recruiter Recruiters text messages texting

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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.

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What’s the Greatest Pitfall with Candidate Experience?

The Undercover Recruiter

With most things in life, nothing is ever perfect and the same can be said about candidate experience. And whilst you might have the best intention to give future employees the best candidate experience, there are times when you may fall a little short.

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Exploring Branded Candidate Experience Design

The Undercover Recruiter

Hence it makes sense that the focus includes the quality of the branded candidate experience as well. Exploring Branded Candidate Experience Design Undercover Recruiter - Recruiting & Talent Acquisition Blog.

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How to Give Honest Feedback to Candidates

The Undercover Recruiter

How to Give Honest Feedback to Candidates Undercover Recruiter - Recruiting & Talent Acquisition Blog. Employer Recruiting candidate feedback honestyJob-seekers are routinely advised to seek feedback when they are not successful in securing a role for which they have interviewed.

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Managing the Candidate Experience when Hiring for Many Openings #thecandidate

Workology

It’s Candidate Experience week on Blogging4Jobs powered by the cool folks at Talent Circles. Check back this week to follow 25+ blogs published on Candidate Experience and follow the conversation on twitter at # thecandidate. . Give candidates a brief overview of the process.

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 Have Candidates Told You About Their Greatest Frustrations?

The Undercover Recruiter

But before they become your employee, you need to make sure their experience as a candidate when applying for a role is also second to. What Have Candidates Told You About Their Greatest Frustrations? Employer Recruiting Black Hole candidate experience candidate feedback Hiring URPane

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How to Use Phone Interviews to Screen Candidates

Workology

Phone interviews give you an easy way to do a quick assessment of a candidate. They do not require coordinating schedules of an interview panel or arranging time for a candidate to come in, and they can be done wherever you have cell reception.

3 Things You Can Give Every Candidate to Improve the Candidate Experience #thecandidate

Workology

It’s Candidate Experience week on Blogging4Jobs powered by the cool folks at Talent Circles. Check back this week to follow 25+ blogs published on Candidate Experience and follow the conversation on twitter at # thecandidate. . Make it a point to do this with your candidates.

5 Things a CV Won’t Tell You About a Candidate

The Undercover Recruiter

Most recruitment processes will start with potential candidates sending through their applications or CVs, and as a recruiter, it’s part of your role to screen the responses and pinpoint the most suitable applicants. However, you could be missing out on some great candidates if you’re focusing solely on a candidate’s CV and not delving deeper. 5 Things a CV Won’t Tell You About a Candidate Undercover Recruiter - Recruiting & Talent Acquisition Blog.

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