Sourcing

An HCI Topic

Your perfect candidate could be located in any number of talent pools — passive candidates, active job seekers, or even entrepreneurs. Your recruiting strategy has to have a sourcing plan to gather candidates with the skills and experience you need, as well as engage them through the entire selection process. Once you have a plan in place, support your sourcing strategy with technology, social media, and recruiting analytics.

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Blog

4 Questions to Uncover Why You Aren’t Hearing “Yes”

Blog | Author: Michele Ellner | Source: HCI | Published: 3 days ago

People decline job offers for numerous reasons. Many are beyond an organization’s control, but your hiring process isn’t one of them. If you’ve been rejected by candidates who could have made a positive impact on your organization, it’s time to look inward and examine your hiring process. You may need to make changes to this all-important talent acquisition workflow. We conducted an independent survey of 200 individuals who turned down a job offer in the last six months. About one-third agreed or strongly agreed that the reason they declined the job offer was primarily due to their experience during the hiring process. So even if you have focused on creating a superior hiring experience, it’s always a good idea to re-evaluate periodically with these types of questions:

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Case Study

Cigna Hires Clinical Talent with Work4

Case Study | Published: September 12, 2014
Cigna is a healthcare company committed to providing exceptional benefits, expertise and service to its 65 million customers. Known for its dedicated staff, the company strives to find the best possible hires. In early 2012, Cigna ... Read more
White Paper

Aligning Human Resources with Business Strategy

White Paper | Source: Silkroad | Published: September 12, 2014
Based on survey responses from over 300 HR professionals, Aligning Human Resources with Business Strategy: Creating Value & Competitive Advantage reveals how HR departments seek to sync people strategies with business goals and company ... Read more
Podcast

HCIPodcast: The HR/Marketing Overlap

Podcast | Published: September 10, 2014
Matt Charney, Managing Editor at Recruiting Daily, joins HCI for a discussion on the relationship and interplay between marketing and HR and how to leverage that relationship.  Charney begins by explaining why the overlap exists and how the ... Read more
Blog

How to Lose a Candidate in 10 Days

Blog | Author: Kimberley Kasper | Source: HCI | Published: September 9, 2014

The last thing you want to do is alienate prospective talent. You’re trying to bring quality candidates on board, so you should be doing everything in your power to court them effectively.
But are you? 

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