2. November 2011
With the recent stock market going down and the economy struggling to come back up, everyone is always looking for a way to try and save money. Applicant tracking systems are a good way to help save you money.
Employers are constantly trying to find a good job candidate that is going to be a good addition to their company. However, a lot of the time that can be a lot more difficult than anticipated. There are plenty of individuals who are looking for work, however, that does not mean that they are always qualified to do the job that the employer is looking to fill.
It takes a lot of time and effort for someone to go through a stack of resumes and pick and choose who they want to have come in for an interview. Applicant tracking systems allows you to pre screen individuals before they come in. The software allows you to see who is a good fit for your company. This saves time and money because the work can be done in a much quicker and more efficient manner.
In addition, companies can save on advertisements because they can post their job listing on numerous message boards and those individuals who are looking for work can scan those boards for an available position. The job would only have to be posted once on a convenient site, again, saving time.
Over time, the money that your company can save will begin to accumulate, showing you a larger return on investment.