Winning the Candidate Experience with Usability

On a recent episode of Two and a Half Men, Alan launched into a lengthy story to his current love interest.  In the middle of the story, she asked him to “skip to the end”.  Like Alan, sometimes we can get bogged down by the extraneous details.  Did I go on Tuesday or Wednesday, Tuesday, definitely … Continue reading Winning the Candidate Experience with Usability

Dummies Guide to Social Recruiting

You've heard about Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn. You've even signed up, and on occasion you log in and watch everyone else and wonder how to get in on the game. Today, is your day! Grab your gym shorts, and bring it! Today's blog is social recruiting for dummies. Get on Facebook! Quickly and painlessly post … Continue reading Dummies Guide to Social Recruiting

Mobile Career Sites: Part 3 – Top 10 Development List

The following is a list of the top 10 items to think about when  developing for mobile: Keep it simple – This is good advice for almost everything you do, but it is particularly important for your mobile career site. You probably don't want to load you mobile career sites with a lot of information … Continue reading Mobile Career Sites: Part 3 – Top 10 Development List

Mobile Career Sites: Part 2 – Sources of Applicants and Activity

This is Part 2 of my blog about Mobile Career Sites and applicant tracking. In Part 1, we looked at the raw numbers of applicants that applied on our career sites and the type of device they used. In this blog, I will try to answer the question that Kevin Grossman at Ventana Research posed … Continue reading Mobile Career Sites: Part 2 – Sources of Applicants and Activity

Mobile Career Sites: Part 1 – A simple quest for facts…

Like everyone else in our industry, we are hard at work transforming our applicant tracking system into a mobile enabled tool. And like everyone else, we are doing it because all of the experts and consultants are claiming that the mobile device is the next big thing. I even read an email today that claimed … Continue reading Mobile Career Sites: Part 1 – A simple quest for facts…