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How To: Use Talent Acquisition Technology to Drive Candidate Experience Success

CandExperienceDay2021, the Talent Board’s annual celebration of positive candidate experiences, takes place virtually this Wednesday.

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talent acquisition Operational Excellence and the Recruiting Function: The Unequivocal Value of a Unified Talent Platform

Operational Excellence and the Recruiting Function: The Unequivocal Value of a Unified Talent Platform

Operational excellence has always been a primary objective of successful businesses, from the productivity of people to the efficiency of systems and processes.

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talent acquisition 2021 Job Search And Hiring Outlook: How Recruiters Can Prepare For Success

2021 Job Search And Hiring Outlook: How Recruiters Can Prepare For Success

For many Americans, ringing in a new year also means kicking off a new job search.

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talent acquisition Talent Acquisition in 2021: Forgoing Predictions in Favor of Lessons Learned

Talent Acquisition in 2021: Forgoing Predictions in Favor of Lessons Learned

I think there’s one thing we can all agree on—any predictions regarding what 2021 has in store for the talent acquisition and management industry is pretty much an exercise in futility.

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virtual recruiting events Best 2020 Virtual Recruiting Blogs: GR8 Thinking For Talent Acquisition

Best 2020 Virtual Recruiting Blogs: GR8 Thinking For Talent Acquisition

The initial transition to virtual recruiting this spring may have felt like a scramble as talent acquisition teams worked to quickly figure out which tools and solutions could meet their rapidly-evolving needs.

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ai for recruiting Best 2020 Recruiting Automation Blogs: GR8 Thinking For Talent Acquisition

Best 2020 Recruiting Automation Blogs: GR8 Thinking For Talent Acquisition

Organizations are in the midst of a digital transformation, one that accelerated considerably because of the events of 2020.

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candidate relationship management From Cluttered Communities To High-Performing Pools: The Evolution Of Candidate Relationship Management Software

From Cluttered Communities To High-Performing Pools: The Evolution Of Candidate Relationship Management Software

Ask enterprise recruiters what their biggest talent acquisition challenges are today, and they’re likely to tell you that it’s the same issue they had prior to COVID-19—finding and attracting high-quality candidates.

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employee spotlight GR8 Employee Spotlight: Get to Know Jeanine Mahony

GR8 Employee Spotlight: Get to Know Jeanine Mahony

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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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