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GR8FUL FOR: OUR CEO ON WHAT MATTERS MOST THIS HOLIDAY SEASON

Thankfulness is the beginning of gratitude. Gratitude is the completion of thankfulness. Thankfulness may consist merely of words. Gratitude is shown in acts.

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IT Recruiting in 2021: An Increased Competition For Tech Talent And a Renewed Focus On Diversity

As America received welcome news from the Bureau of Labor Statistics—the October jobs report showed a gain of 638,000 jobs and a drop in the unemployment rate to 6.9%—a closer look at the tech industry reveals that competition for technical talent is on the rise.

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talent acquisition

HR Tech 2020: 3 Essential Takeaways For Talent Acquisition

What a difference a year makes. Held virtually, this year’s HR Technology Conference and Exposition echoed many of the themes that were on the agenda in 2019, such as employee experience, the need for better tech strategies and using data to improve diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI) outcomes.

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2020 Holiday Hiring Update: Managing High-Volume Retail Recruiting in a Virtual World

Thanksgiving may be just around the corner, however, many retailers are still determining exactly how many workers they will need to meet projected demand.

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candidate relationship management

How To: 5 Smart Steps to Gathering Content For Candidate Nurture Campaigns

One of the most common challenges talent acquisition teams face when launching—and especially maintaining—a Talent CRM program is finding fresh content that will appeal to their talent pool members and convert them to applicants.

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Virtual Recruiting Event Success Part II: Measuring Candidate Quality and Hiring Efficiency

Recently, I wrote about the importance of measuring virtual recruiting event success with a focus on the metrics best suited to evaluating attendee and candidate engagement.

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talent acquisition

Internal Mobility For 2021: The Rise of Talent and Opportunity Marketplaces

Pressure on organizations to improve their internal mobility programs was felt well before COVID-19 disrupted the workplace and accelerated digital transformation among corporations worldwide.

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3 Ways to Use Technology to Mitigate Hiring Bias and Improve Workforce Diversity

As organizations spent the summer examining the need to vastly improve their workforce diversity efforts, many recognized that not only is it just the right thing to do—it’s also crucial to their ability to perform well during a recession.

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virtual recruiting events

Virtual Recruiting Event Success: Measuring Engagement

As talent acquisition teams shifted hiring activities online in response to COVID-19, virtual recruiting events quickly became a main source of candidates.

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ai for recruiting

Q&A With Recruiting Automation Trailblazers: How To Improve The Hiring Process While Ensuring Exceptional Candidate Experiences

Automation is critical to an organization’s ability to streamline hiring processes while navigating COVID-19 talent challenges successfully.

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Organizational Network Analysis: What it Reveals About How Well Remote Working is Really Working

Survey upon survey would lead us to believe that workers aren’t just happier working from home, we’re far more productive, too.

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employee spotlight

GR8 Employee Spotlight: Get to Know Aaron Ilyayev

The name GR8 People sums up everything our software helps our customers in talent acquisition find—GR8 People.

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talent acquisition

Global Talent Acquisition Day 2020: A Celebration Of Recruiting’s Rock Stars

Who could possibly have imagined as we entered 2020 that talent acquisition would face extraordinary disruptions to hiring strategy, process and candidate experience—and in a matter of days, no less.

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campus event recruiting

Virtual Campus Recruiting: 7 Steps Recruiters Can Take to Stand Out With Gen Z

With most colleges and universities moving to online classes only or a hybrid approach, career services spent its summer working to accommodate virtual recruiting.

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employee spotlight

GR8 Employee Spotlight: Get to Know Kassie Ockford

The name GR8 People sums up everything our software helps our customers in talent acquisition find—GR8 People.

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talent acquisition

The Future Of HR Revisited: Workforce Optimization In A Post-COVID-19 World

Last fall, as part of GR8 People’s independent research into the influence of artificial intelligence and automation on the practice of human resources and the profession’s future, we asked current HR and talent acquisition leaders to weigh in on whether they would recommend HR as a career path to the next generation of professionals.

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campus event recruiting

Your 2020-21 Campus Recruiting Playbook: Why Gen Z Messaging Matters as Much as TA Strategy

For most post-secondary students, “heading back to campus” this fall likely means logging on to the computer from home as many colleges and universities continue to operate virtually due to the coronavirus pandemic.

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ai for recruiting

5 GR8 Tech Tips to Get More Out of Your Employee Referral Program

For those actively hiring in-demand talent, employee referrals—long established among the top sources of quality hires—should be playing an even bigger role in your talent acquisition strategy today.

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ai for recruiting

How TA Leaders Are Using Automation to Overcome Their Biggest 2020 Recruiting Process Challenges

As COVID-19 further accelerates the pace of AI and automation innovation, organizations are prioritizing the adoption of automation among employees.

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virtual recruiting events

Virtual Recruiting Events: Moving Companies Forward By Keeping Their Needs At The Heart Of What We Do

Like so many CEOs across the country, I’ve been presented with challenges and opportunities I never could have imagined as 2020 began.

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talent acquisition

Finance and Insurance Recruiting: COVID-19 Trends and Tips For Success

As the labor market begins to rebound from COVID-19 impacts, talent acquisition teams within the finance and insurance sector are recognizing they must act quickly in order to ensure their organizations attract and retain the A-players needed to steer the business to a full recovery.

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Q&A With Greystone Health’s Megan Dean: Moving Forward—And Fast—With Virtual Recruiting Events

Director of Human Resources Megan Dean oversees HR and talent acquisition for Greystone Health, a premier owner-operator of skilled nursing facilities and home health agencies.

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The Role of Talent Platform UX in Better Recruiter Experiences and Talent Outcomes

It’s no secret that an intuitive UX drives technology adoption and ensures that users get the most out of a product or service.

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campus event recruiting

5 Smart Ways Talent Acquisition is Leveraging Virtual Recruiting Events to Attract, Retain and Support Employees

Among the many demands talent acquisition teams have had to adapt to quickly is the need to shift their hiring practices from face-to-face recruiting events and onsite interviews to an end-to-end virtual recruiting process.

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ai for recruiting

3 Must-Have Recruiting Software Automations For Better Candidate Communications

While the talent acquisition landscape has changed dramatically this year, the ROI of recruiting software automation hasn’t.

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