Interview Expectations vs. Reality- How to Give Candidates What they Want

How To Give Candidates What They Want From An Interview

A 2015 Talent Trends report from LinkedIn found that 83 percent of the 20,000 professionals surveyed said that a negative interviewing experience can change their mind about a position or company. It’s a job seekers market. If your interview process leaves a bad taste in a candidate’s mouth, they’ll move right to the next opportunity and […]

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How to Reject Job Candidates Who Aren’t the Right Fit

You finally found the perfect candidate for your open position, and they accepted your offer. It’s time to celebrate! But, before you break out the balloons, there’s one last thing you have to do — tell all of the other candidates the position has been filled. Rejecting candidates isn’t fun and can be uncomfortable for […]

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The Candidate Experience: Addressing the Evolution of Candidate Behavior – July 2015 Roundup

Before the times of the telephone and Internet, the candidate experience during an interview and on the job was pretty bland and oftentimes overlooked. The way candidates felt during and after the interview wasn’t exactly seen as an important aspect of the recruiting and hiring process — and was rarely improved. In many cases, this […]

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7 Ways to Create a Top-of-the-Line Candidate Experience

7 Ways to Create a Top-of-the-Line Candidate Experience

Your job as a hiring professional isn’t just to find the best fit for your company and the job at hand. After all, who’s to say the job candidate you want also wants you? Chances are, your first-choice candidate isn’t just interviewing with your company, but with a handful of others — which is why […]

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