Recruitment Design

An HCI Topic

Attracting and selecting the right candidates for your organization requires a top recruiting strategy and a little technological finesse. Learn strategies to help forecast your recruiting needs, build your candidate pipeline, and select the applicants who will be a match for your organizational culture. Develop a proactive talent acquisition strategy so your company can hire top quality candidates.

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Building the Case for Internal Mobility

Territorial managers, lack of knowledge and expertise, and non-existent historical culture of talent mobility have all been cited as barriers to successful internal mobility programs.  The process is not meant to be a switch thrown one time ... Read more
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Knowledge Is Power – The Role of Analytics

Big Data is informing decisions across all levels of the firm - where to allocate resources, what territory is declining/growing the fastest, which marketing initiatives are driving the best results?  But what is Big Data doing for Human ... Read more
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Talent Analytics Start with Recruiting

The topic of talent analytics is hot right now, especially in recruiting. According to Bersin by Deloitte, more than 60% of companies are increasing investment in this area this year, representing a collective interest in uncovering their ... Read more
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It’s Time for Reference Assessments

Blog | Author: Daniel Fogel | Source: HCI | Published: 3 days ago

I can remember the first time I received a call for a reference on a former employee.   I was early in my career working as an assistant manager at a shop in the mall and happened to be next to my general manager as I took the call.  Once my GM heard the nature of the call, he snatched away the phone to handle it himself.  “Yes, the employee worked here from April until September.   Yes, I’d hire them again.  No, I can’t give you any further details about that employee.” 
That’s what I overheard from outside that conversation.  Once he hung up the phone, my manager then gave me a quick development talk, explaining the potential legal issues and the exact process my company had for reference checks.

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3 Key Pay-For-Performance Strategies

Blog | Author: Chris Wien, Project Manager at PeopleFluent | Source: HCI | Published: July 21, 2014

You’ve probably heard many pay-for-performance strategies over the years, and maybe even implemented a few. Maybe you had a modicum of success, or not, but like everyone else you’ll be looking for the holy grail of strategies.
While that doesn’t literally exist, here are  three key pay-for-performance strategies that are based on the successful plans of the thousands of organizations we work with:

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5 Questions to Ask to Find Out If You Have an Amazing Career Site

Blog | Author: Ryan Rivera, Digital and Social Marketing Specialist at SilkRoad | Source: HCI | Published: July 21, 2014

Have you ever done an Internet search on “how to write an amazing resume” or seen a post on how to “get your resume noticed”?  Pretty much every job site, job board, or job blog has at least one (usually multiple) post on ways to make a resume stand out in the crowd.  Which makes sense, a good resume is key to getting the interview.  What about the other side of the coin; what are employers doing to stand out in the crowd?

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Four Benefits of Collaborative Learning and Leadership Development

Blog | Author: Kevin Grossman | Source: HCI | Published: July 15, 2014

The ability to learn on the job, much less be identified and developed for a future leadership position, can be difficult for employees, regardless of classification. Every company claims it plans for the future, but the reality is that the mindshare required – the domain and business expertise and the leadership that drives it – usually slips away with the best intentions of having the learning and development as well as the succession plan in place. 

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