'Recruitment and HR'

Recruiters! Ten things your hiring manager hates about you

October 15, 2020 3:43 pm (And how to turn things around, to create a better working relationship…) We all know why recruiters sometimes get frustrated with hiring managers. A poor hiring manager stalls the recruitment process and loses you candidates (then probably blames you…) They give vague, muddled job descriptions. They’re impossible to please. And they make poor hiring decisions… Read more

31 practical ways to improve quality of hire in 2020

September 9, 2020 10:28 am Quality of hire is recruiters’ most valuable metric, LinkedIn’s Future of Recruiting Report 2019 shows. Some 88% of recruiting professionals said quality of hire would be very important over the next five years. That’s an acceleration of a trend we’ve seen for years. Back in 2016, for example, LinkedIn’s Global Reporting Trends Report showed quality… Read more

Recruiter looking for a new job? Here’s a practical toolkit to help

August 27, 2020 1:08 pm Coronavirus cuts mean lots of recruiters are unexpectedly looking for a new job. Tech recruiters have been hit especially hard, for example. Like Sonder, who’ve had to lay-off 80% of their recruitment team. And in the UK, the latest figures show there are three-quarters of a million fewer people on payroll in August compared to… Read more

Using Rec-Tech to Manage Soaring Application Volumes

July 7, 2020 12:00 pm Recruiters are instrumental to business recovery – but they face a huge challenge. Here’s how to empower them to overcome it.  According to the World Economic Forum, UK unemployment is forecasted to hit 9% by the end of lockdown. In the US, 15%. COVID-19 may cost the equivalent of 305 million full-time jobs globally.   To… Read more

Sodexo hires for Covid-19 sites using Tribepad

June 29, 2020 4:11 pm We’ve all heard about the Covid-19 testing sites in the news but did you know that it was the Tribepad ATS that Sodexo utilised to recruit all of the workers for these sites? Kathryn Pendlebury, Strategic Talent Acquisition Business Partner at Sodexo and her team have been partnering with other third party companies to staff… Read more

How to build a compelling business case for recruitment software

June 18, 2020 4:24 pm Lots of recruitment teams are facing unexpected downtime right now. The silver lining is, it’s a great time to review your processes and build a business case for the new recruitment software your team needs. But, as always, recruitment leaders face a tough battle to secure investment. Especially now, when uncertainty pulls the business’ purse-strings… Read more

The Six Cs: How to manage your remote recruitment team effectively

May 15, 2020 4:49 pm So, you’ve been thrust into an unexpected work from home situation. (Or WFH, as the cool kids are abbreviating it…) Your recruitment team is suddenly working remotely, having to find new ways to be productive together. And they’re facing all-new challenges – probably the biggest they’ve ever faced in their careers (hopefully the biggest they’ll… Read more

Tribepad showcases its tech at Talent Tech Rising Digital

May 4, 2020 4:56 pm What is Talent Tech Rising Digital? This unique digital experience is the first of its kind from the Recruitment Events Co. Its aim is to support digital transformation through the adoption of talent technology by showcasing what different vendors have to offer. In the space of 4 days (28th April – 1st May 2020), Talent… Read more