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multiple-strategies

I invited Raj Mistry to write about recruitment strategies for us. Raj worked in the corporate world for over 30 years, recruiting people both internally and externally, so has a lot of experience in recruitment.

The Combination Approach: Using Multiple Recruitment Strategies

As a recruiter, you’re probably aware of the statistic that says 80% of available vacancies aren’t advertised. So how do companies find the right candidates? They use multiple strategies: the most important … Read the rest

recruitment-marketing


I invited Ron Stewart, who runs the Jobs4Group, to write a post for us today on recruitment marketing.

What is Recruitment Marketing And How Can It Help Your Business?

Have you ever posted job offers on social media or set up a campaign to attract candidates to your business? If so, then you may have inadvertently tried your hand at recruitment marketing. When a company is looking to sell a job vacancy to the public, … Read the rest

variety

Most companies now understand that supporting diversity can no longer be filed under “nice to have”. A well-thought-out diversity strategy offers lucrative opportunities for stakeholder dialogue and understanding. It can also be a fantastic aid to recruiting and promote employee development. On so many levels, doing diversity well can help with the company “bottom line”, and that’s not just me saying that either. A recent report (PDF) by the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development … Read the rest

reading-careers-content

There’s no getting around it. The key to successful online recruiting is having great careers content. Radical web design is one way to achieve this, and readers of this blog will know how much I liked all the ideas on Medallia’s creative website. But this isn’t the only way to grab jobseekers’ attention. An apparently conventional looking Careers section can engage and also be inventive. And it just so happens that I’ve just come … Read the rest

company-culture

A glimpse of the future… or time to invest in singing lessons

It’s a rare thing for me to find surprising careers content that makes me think: “Wow – I love that!” But that rare thing happened this week when I discovered a company called Medallia.

I’m not even sure where to start here, but a good place could be the all-singing, all dancing “We are Medallia” video on their Careers landing … Read the rest