Applicant Tracking Systems (ATS)

Applicant Tracking Systems (ATS)

This article got us thinking about Applicant Tracking Systems: It’s 2020 — Are You Still Unhappy With Your ATS? Love them or hate them, the ATS is a required tool for all of us in talent acquisition. Recruiting Associates supports numerous clients across...
Recruiting skills for 2020 and beyond

Recruiting skills for 2020 and beyond

https://business.linkedin.com/talent-solutions/blog/recruiting-tips/2020/5-recruiting-skills-you-should-learn This LinkedIn article does a nice job of outlining the changing recruiting landscape.  We strongly agree that increasing candidate engagement is a critical...
Candidate Outreach by Text

Candidate Outreach by Text

We at Recruiting Associates have not done much candidate outreach via text, but Mike Wolford makes a compelling case for it.  Check out his article here: Sending Out An SMS: Recruiting Texts From Last Night. We may give it a try with a small sample group to see how...
Very good article on sourcing

Very good article on sourcing

I found this to be a solid article on sourcing: http://bit.ly/1TEhi2d The author’s approach is very similar to Recruiting Associates’ preferred method when starting a new sourcing assignment.
What is the best way to contact candidates?

What is the best way to contact candidates?

Have you ever wondered if, “You’re doing it wrong.” when it comes to contacting candidates?  Finding the perfect resume is great, but it’s virtually useless if you are unable to make contact with the owner of that resume. Recruiting Associates...
New Year, New Approach?

New Year, New Approach?

Happy New Year!  I hope that you had a joyous Holiday season and your 2015 is off to a great start! I’m normally not one for making New Year’s resolutions, but this year feels different to me.  In addition to the calendar rolling over to 2015, last week I...