20. September 2011
Now that the weather is getting cooler, the majority of us want to stay in as much as possible. However, with this economy, we cannot afford to not go to work. For those of us who are looking for a new job, recent college graduates who are looking to get hired, or whatever the case may be, we sometimes dread the hiring process. Many of us know the feeling of applying to a number of jobs and making the trip out to the interview only to never get a call back. Now, add in snow and cold weather; who wants to go out in those conditions only to be told, “We’ve hired a more qualified candidate.”
With recruiting software, it makes it easier for applicants to try and find a solid job. Employers are able to customize their profile when posting a new job position. They can ask specific questions that would normally be addressed in a sit down interview. By doing this, in a sense, both the applicants and employers have gone through the first step of the interview process. Based off the candidate’s answers, the employer can then ask them to come in and possibly offer them the position. Although an applicant may possibly not get the position after coming in, they’re chances are a lot higher because of their answers on the application. Knowing that there is a higher chance of getting the position definitely makes the commute through the cold and snow a lot more worthwhile.
12. September 2011
Almost everything in today’s society is done electronically. Whether it is filling out paper work at the doctors or applying for a job, it is more than likely all your forms will be electronic. For major companies, recruiting software helps manage all of this paper work.
Not too long ago, if someone was to apply for a position, they would most likely type out a resume, print it out, and send it in to the hiring company. When it comes time to go through the resumes and begin to call in applicants for an interview, it can be a hectic situation. There are a great number of resumes and dealing with paper versions can be overwhelming. With recruiting software, everyone’s information is all online and very easy to access.
The software also allows clients to pick and choose who they would like to have come in for an interview based on what they write in their profiles and on their resumes. The process just makes it a lot easier and more efficient because everything is stored in one space and very simple to find. There is no need to go through so many papers just to find those select individuals. In addition, for whatever reason that you may need those files again, they are all stored right there. There is no need to worry about missing papers or messy handwriting.
8. September 2011
Many of us dread walking into an interview for a potential new job. You want to say all the right things because you want the position but you do not want to come off as arrogant or in any other negative light. It can sometimes be almost impossible to walk out of an interview completely satisfied. We are always left thinking, “I should have included and said that” or “Did that seriously come out of my mouth?” Wouldn’t it be great if we can skip the awkward interview altogether?
Recruiting software helps us do just that, in a sense. Because the software allows employers to customize their profile, they can ask any question they want. Therefore, if there are general questions that are asked during every interview, they can be included in the profile and potential employers can ask them when filling out the application. In addition to the resume, if the employer likes the answers to those questions, they can ask that individual to come in for a potential job offering.
This process gives hiring managers somewhat of an idea of who the person wanting the position is like. Although there can be flaws to this process, such as someone has more time to think about the answer and how they want to word it or someone else can answer the question for that individual, hiring managers can still get a sense of how genuine that person is.
However, no matter what the case may be, the recruiting software does help eliminate the awkward interview phase.
6. September 2011
Now that the summer is coming to a close and many college graduates have come to the realization that they need a job, there are gong to many individuals looking for work. Company emails are going to be flooded with new resumes of potential employees looking to be hired. Because of the recruiting software, now you can filter out those resumes and choose who you think would be a better fit for the position you are hiring for.
Clients can customize their software and ask certain questions to their job candidates on their profile page. From there, the employer, at their discretion, chooses who they would like to invite for an interview because they now have a sense of the individual’s potential in the company. This eliminates those individuals who are applying to any job for the sake of just applying.
This reservation software also helps employers during the job interview process. Because they have already asked a lot of the important questions online, the interview can be seen as a follow up and as a deciding factor. There would be no need to have someone come in for a second or third interview, thus saving time and many headaches.
1. September 2011
We’ve all either experienced or witnessed some sort of conflict happening in the office or other work area. As much as we would love to avoid these conflicts, sometimes certain situations are out of our hands. However, with recruiting software, we can now try and avoid these conflicts as much as we possibly can.
Working at a company, you know what is expected and you are aware of the type of individuals that are best suited for the job. Recruiting software can help find these individuals in an easy process. The program can be customized to fit the employer’s needs and therefore, the hiring manager can ask any type of question they want to the potential employee on the application sheet. Once an applicant submits their sheet online, the hiring manager can scope out the individuals they feel fit the job description. They then can ask them to come in for an interview.
This process helps eliminate conflicts because in essence, you are hiring individuals who are very similar because they are all needed to do the specific job you hired them for. Unfortunately, conflicts are most likely going to arise. Someone is bound to say the wrong thing or do something that may upset the other individuals. However, with this process, it helps minimize the likelihood of a conflict forming.