Source-of-hire Archives

Peer-To-Peer Recruiting Really Works — Just Ask Kevin Durant

In case you missed it, earlier this month one of the top recruiting accomplishments of the last decade occurred when the Golden State Warriors successfully recruited superstar Kevin Durant. And even though it occurred in professional sports, corporate recruiters in any industry can learn valuable lessons from this amazing recruiting accomplishment. The most…

23 Industry & Candidate Insights Every Tech Recruiter NEEDS to Know

In January 2016, Stack Overflow (one of the biggest online platforms where tech professionals can ask and answer questions of each other regarding all aspects of programming), undertook the most comprehensive developer survey ever conducted. They asked over 56,000 coders in 173 countries to share who they are, where they work, what they…

HR Tech 2015: Technology Is Not Only Coming After Recruiters, But Sourcers, Too

I keep hearing about companies that are increasingly struggling hiring the talent they need currently and for future growth. The one solution that continues to be thrown out is adding a sourcing function within their talent acquisition department. Adding sourcing to your talent acquisition team is definitely an option to help you obtain…

It Takes A Village For An Employer to Make A Hire

536. That’s the number of people it takes to get from the top of a corporate recruiting funnel to a hire. After 10 million applications from 50 million job seeking visitors over the last decade, recruiting technology provider Jobvite has drawn some broad conclusions about the numbers it takes for employers to recruit…