Posts Tagged ‘employee referrals’

The Undervalued Resource of Employee Referrals and How to Get More of Them

Many hiring managers and HR teams may not realize this, but often you have access to a better qualified pool of potential employees through your current employees than you do in the general job seeker market. Your current employees may be networked and associated with people who would make outstanding candidates for your future staff, ...

Don’t Forget Employee Referrals

It’s cliché – “nice to have and must have.” But at a certain point in a company’s lifecycle, an applicant tracking system does become a must-have. The hiring process simply becomes too much to manage manually. From managing reqs and resumes to scheduling interviews and offer letters, hiring out of spreadsheets can only get you ...

Jobvite Q&A: How You Can Leverage Twitter’s Strategies for Recruiting on Twitter

09.16.2013 · Posted in Innovation, Perspectives, social recruiting

We recently spoke with Erin Osterhaus, who researches and reviews HR solutions at Software Advice, to learn more about her findings from a discussion she had with Twitter’s recruiting programs officer, Anitra Collins. In that conversation, Collins described some of Twitter’s methods for finding top talent on Twitter, which include re-Tweeting job posts from employees’ ...

The 2013 Social Recruiting Survey Results Are Here!

It’s that time of year again… our sixth annual Social Recruiting Survey results are in! If you’re not familiar with our survey, here’s a quick summary: Using email and a variety of social networks, we invite recruiters and HR personnel to share their experiences with us regarding their use of social media in the hiring ...

The Top 10 Most Indemand Startups Among Bay Area Engineers

Yesterday, LinkedIn data scientist James Raybould posted a blog ranking the 10 Most InDemand Startups Among Bay Area Engineers.  The war for talent is alive and well in Silicon Valley and the battle for engineering talent is fierce.  Based on site interactions among Bay Area engineering talent on LinkedIn, Mr. Raybould details the companies leading ...

Calling All HR and Recruiting Professionals!

As many of you know, Jobvite has been compiling a detailed report on social recruiting for the past five years—and we’re pretty proud of how this endeavor has evolved. We started out looking for a way to gauge trends in a space where little documentation existed, and now the Jobvite Social Recruiting Survey has become ...

New Data: What You Didn’t Know about Employee Referrals

04.06.2012 · Posted in Employee Referrals

Throughout the social Web, you can find articles that exemplify and pride employee referrals as the top source of quality candidates and hires. Statistically, these hires last longer and have greater job satisfaction. However, hard data on this topic is often difficult to come across. Earlier this year, SHRM indicated that new hires from employee ...