Recruiting

Careers Site Publisher Says It’s No Longer For Sale

Careers site publisher DHI Group announced it is no longer for sale. In a press release, the company, which operates multiple niche career sites including its flagship tech site, Dice.com, said that after exploring “strategic alternatives” since last fall, the board of directors decided DHI should remain independent. Chairman of the Board John…

Careers Site Publisher Says It’s No Longer For Sale

Careers site publisher DHI Group announced it is no longer for sale. In a press release, the company, which operates multiple niche career sites including its flagship tech site, Dice.com, said that after exploring “strategic alternatives” since last fall, the board of directors decided DHI should remain independent. Chairman of the Board John…

Facing a Shortage of Applicants? — Losing Applicants Explained With 5 Ugly Numbers

It’s an almost universal complaint across both corporations and small businesses around the world. “We aren’t getting enough applicants and it is hurting our business.” This shortage of applications is probably occurring despite the fact that your corporation is well known and that your jobs are exciting. Find out the precise underlying reasons…

Google Is Testing a New Jobs Service

Without any public announcement, Google has begun testing a new jobs product it’s calling Google Hire. Multiple Silicon Valley and technology sites report the product is an applicant tracking system, designed along the lines of the company’s in-house ATS, which handles millions of applications annually. Tech site Axios says, “The service lets employers…

Straight from SourceCon: Recruiting in the Machine Age

SourceCon is always chocked full of great speakers and insightful sessions, and this year was no exception. It’s always a great channel for discovering the newest trends and understanding how they’ll shape the future of what we do. One that was particularly revealing this year was Recruiting in the Machine Age, led by…

Teamable and Beamery Garner $5 Million In Funding

  Teamable, which provides recruiting software for organizations, closed a $5 million Series A funding to help the companies scale and optimize referral hiring and diversity initiates. This was led by venture capital firm True Ventures. As published in VentureBeat, “The last three years, recruiters have seen a rise in technologies being brought to…

Indeed Crowd Adds the Option to Get Paid ‘per Match’ with Amazon Gift Cards

Indeed Crowd launched August of last year, promising to reignite the pay-per-referral model that has seen so many crash and burn before it. For the world’s most popular job search site, the move seems like a natural progression to the existing business. Indeed Crowd helps employers fill positions by offering rewards to people…

Frustrated With Your Recruiting Results? Ask New Hires ‘What Worked’

It’s a basic law for business process improvement. When your process is completed, you survey your users to find out what worked and what didn’t work. In recruiting, it turns out that identifying “what worked” is the second-most impactful of all internally reported recruiting metrics (after quality of hire). This what-worked data has…