LinkedIn can be a major resource for hiring managers looking to attract top talent. However, without the right strategy, it can also feel overwhelming and nearly impossible to find the right type of candidate. Here are some tips on using the site effectively to improve hiring efforts:
Social recruiting continues to be a huge trend within the staffing industry. Specifically, social professional networks, such as LinkedIn, are expected to become an even more necessary tool to be included in a staffing pro’s toolbox. In the past 4 years, utilization of these networks have increased by 73 percent making them the fastest-growing global […]
Job interviews are commonplace today, but there once was a time when the interview process didn’t even exist. Instead of having to prove their worth in a job interview, people were essentially born into their jobs, and nearly everyone lived and worked in their hometowns. It took forward-thinking technology like the railroad, telephone, and Internet […]
The Pew Center for Research determined that 74 percent of online adults are using social media to share and get their information about pretty much anything and everything. Moreover, 21 percent of job seekers claim to have found their dream job through the use of social media.
With the economy bouncing back more slowly than we’d like, and there being, in many cases, hundreds of applicants for every job opening, employers are truly enjoying a “buyers’ market.” Qualified and highly-motivated employees are eager to fill any position available. But employers would be wise not to put too much stock in how favorable […]