The advantages and disadvantages of internal recruitment

Hiring from inside your business makes sense because new hires are already part of your team and know your culture and policies well. But despite the benefits of internal recruitment, relying too much on promotions and...

Tips for making a job offer to a candidate

The process of making a job offer to a candidate may appear simple at first glance: you create the offer letter, ask management to approve and send it to candidates. But each of these require time,...

How to use job portals for recruitment

Job portals, or job boards, are sites where you can advertise jobs and search for resumes. They are an integral part of almost every hiring process and using them effectively will translate into qualified candidates for...

How to reduce recruiting costs when hiring new employees

The ultimate challenge in recruiting is hiring stellar employees with the lowest possible recruiting costs. Quality of hire rightfully takes precedence, so you may be willing to accept higher costs that translate in more qualified candidates....

GDPR checklist: Requirements for recruiters and HR

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is a new EU law that aims to protect EU residents’ personal data and rights to privacy. Come May 2018, organisations must be prepared to comply with GDPR whenever they...

A recruiter’s guide to GDPR compliance

Starting from May 2018, organisations that collect personal data of EU residents must become compliant with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR.) The GDPR is a new law that aims to strengthen people’s rights to privacy...

Data-driven recruiting 101: How to improve your hiring process

Traditional recruiting used to rely on luck and intuition more than data, which was time-consuming to amass and analyze. Recruiters and hiring teams could only assume that their hiring methods were effective. But now, with a...

Job fair recruitment: A planning guide for employers

Job fairs are like speed dating for recruiting. At a set time and place, companies and job seekers meet and try to find out if they’ll match. To make sure you promote yourself at a job...

How to hire seasonal employees

Picture a retail store during Christmas time. And now a ski resort in the middle of the winter. For some industries, hiring needs fluctuate from season to season. That’s why seasonal employees are a key investment...

What is the average time to hire by industry?

How does your time to hire measure up against companies that compete for the same candidates as you? Here’s research on the average time to hire by industry and business function, plus a few ways to optimize...

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