Optimize Your Applicant Experience

Optimize Your Applicant Experience Treat your candidates like customers. Making a great first impression is essential to the applicant experience. One of the best ways to do this is to focus on optimizing your recruiting process.

Put yourself in the applicant’s shoes by testing your application process:  

  • Search for a job that your company is hiring for.
  • How did you find the job?
  • Where is the job posting listed?
  • Can you apply through a mobile device?
  • Can you login with a social media profile?
  • Can you upload your resumé into the system easily? If so, does it automatically fill in your information or do you have to manually enter it in?
  • Can you make edits along the way?
  • Are you updated about your application status?
  • Can your easily check the status of your application?

If you’ve answered no to any of these questions, than it’s time to re-evaluate your applicant experience and upgrade to a more user-friendly system that can incorporate usability techniques into your online application process. Take a look at our usability  tips.


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