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Smashfly sells and Randstad stumbles: news of the recruitment marketing world
If you’re in South America, South Africa, or southern Australia, it’s spring right now. However, if you’re in Iowa (like me), winter has begun. So what better way to cope with the weather than to check out the latest news…
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How to Support Jobs for Veterans: 4 Indeed Vets Share their Stories
The current job boom has brought new opportunities to job seekers everywhere — including jobs for veterans, who have a lower unemployment rate than the general population. But despite this trend, many veterans still struggle when it’s time to transition from the military to the civilian workforce, facing challenges such as translating military terminology on their resume, building professional …
Mon, 11/11/2019 - 08:30

The Top-Rated Workplaces for Veterans in 2019
With Veterans Day just around the corner, Indeed wanted to better understand the landscape for veterans returning to work. Veterans have much to offer the civilian workforce, having faced unique challenges in active duty. Not only do they bring transferable skills from the time they spent in service, but they also have strong soft skills, including problem-solving, critical thinking, …
Wed, 11/06/2019 - 08:30

Why Generalists Will Be Better for Your Organization in The Future
There has recently been hard debate surrounding generalists vs. specialists and who’s a better fit for your workplace. The well-rounded truth is: both.
Tue, 11/05/2019 - 13:00

Names can be useful but misleading things
NOTE: I’m re-upping this post from earlier in the year because: a) it’s still relevant; and b) I asked what job boards called themselves in the latest Recruiting Site Trends Survey. Turns out a lot of them call themselves ‘job…
Tue, 11/05/2019 - 09:30

Hiring Challenges: The Industries Where It’s Toughest to Find Talent
We hear it over and over again — this is a historically tight market for hiring. And with unemployment so low, it would make sense to think that everyone is facing hiring challenges. But the economy is complex, and blanket statements about difficulties being the same for all industries are rarely true. Such is the case with hiring in …
Tue, 11/05/2019 - 09:00

Indeed’s Scariest Jobs This Halloween
As the days become shorter, the evenings darker and Halloween approaches, our minds often wander from candy and pumpkins to ghosts and ghouls. Whether you’re carving a jack-o-lantern or diving into a horror movie marathon, there’s no doubt that Halloween is the spookiest of holidays. But did you know that there are jobs that bring the fright year-round? With an …
Thu, 10/31/2019 - 08:55

Career Change Report: An Inside Look at Why Workers Shift Gears
We all know today’s labor market is the strongest in 50 years, and this impacts all areas of hiring. A decade after the Great Recession, it’s a job seeker’s market and opportunities abound. While this is great news for people looking to advance in their current profession, what does it mean for workers who want a complete career change? …
Wed, 10/30/2019 - 08:30

5 Surprising Keys to Making a High Impact Hire
There are many reasons why you hire. Maybe you’re hiring to improve your workforce and increase productivity. Or maybe it’s because the business calls for it, with people leaving or the organization changing shape. The truth is, it all comes down to one thing: You hire because you have to. You hope you hire well — bringing in great new …
Tue, 10/29/2019 - 08:30

SEEK’s variable adventure begins
Did you hear? SEEK, the Australian job board giant, is moving from a subscription-based revenue model to variable – or surge – pricing. Um…what’s that, you may ask. Well…it is lining up the price for a job ad with the…
Tue, 10/29/2019 - 08:30

How Short-Term Thinking Is Killing Your Employer Brand
What’s the single most common mistake companies make when they think about their employer brand?  Many companies misdiagnose other common issues, such as job-posting, marketing or “reviews site” problems, as employer-brand problems. Some shift the blame for employer-brand issues onto recruiting, rather than taking it on as a company. Others confuse employer brand with recruitment marketing. However, these issues aren’t …
Fri, 10/25/2019 - 08:30

Recruitment Agency Executive Joins Nexxt to Grow Global Agency Relationships
Nexxt, a recruitment media company,recently announced that Heather Ranney has joined the company as Vice President of Agency Channels. With a proven track record for forming partnerships and alliances and a strong background of more than 20 years in the recruitment marketing industry, Ranney will lead Nexxt’s agency team and continue to scale Nexxt’s relationships and business with agency partners.
Thu, 10/24/2019 - 12:00

Advancing Accessibility: How to Support All Workers
Nearly 61 million Americans — or one in four adults — have some type of disability, and many more will experience one at some point in their lives. Today’s hot job market has brought rising employment rates for Americans with disabilities, and as this population grows, so will the talent pool. That means disability-friendly workplaces aren’t just …
Thu, 10/24/2019 - 08:30

The Top-Rated Retailers of 2019
In today’s world of retail, subscription boxes and “buy with one click” features promise convenience and a seamless shopping experience. Digital consumerism is key in the age of smartphones, with reports predicting that 69% of millennials will use their phones to shop this holiday season. But even in the age of instant online shopping fulfillment, consumers still value the …
Tue, 10/22/2019 - 08:30

The results of the 2019-20 Recruiting Site Trends Survey are here!
The results are in – and there are some interesting bits of data. The survey, which included respondents from every area of the globe – from North America to Africa to Australia, and more – has data from job boards…
Tue, 10/22/2019 - 08:30

Custom Reports
We’ve launched a BI Connector (Business Intelligence Connector) that makes it easy to build custom reports on top of your JobScore data using Tableau, Looker, Chart.io, Periscope or any other reporting tool that works with Amazon Redshift. To start building your own reports and visualizations on top of your data, please point your IT team […] The post Custom Reports appeared first on JobScore.
Mon, 10/21/2019 - 15:22

Stop Hiring for Fit If You Want to Have a Diverse Team
The term “cultural fit” can sometimes mean bias.
Thu, 10/17/2019 - 12:00

4 Ways to Solve Your Hiring Problems with Design Thinking
Have you ever spent weeks talking with a candidate only to have them back out at the end of the interview process? Or maybe you’ve found it impossible to get great candidates in front of a hiring manager. If you’re involved in the complex task of hiring, you’ve probably encountered at least one of these problems. The good news is, …
Thu, 10/17/2019 - 08:30

If You Could Only Measure One Recruiting Metric — What Would It Be and Why?
In today’s hyper-connected, data-driven world, there are many metrics available to recruiters and talent acquisition teams. While it’s great to have so many options, quality beats quantity when it comes to results — and if you’re going to measure a recruiting metric, you need to focus your efforts. But where – and more importantly, why?  Obvious or not, in my …
Wed, 10/16/2019 - 08:30

Vimeo, Jobiqo, and Kormo: news of the job board world
Maybe things will slow down in December? Or maybe not. They certainly haven’t thus far, with a rebranding of Prime by Indeed, funding rounds by many different players, and Vimeo’s entrance into the job board world. So without further ado,…
Tue, 10/15/2019 - 08:30

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