4 key reporting values of Applicant Tracking Systems

Applicant Tracking Systems (ATS) can transform how you evaluate your success and how your entire hiring process is performing, from beginning to end. They have entirely remoulded the form of recruitment reporting, making it now easier than ever before to report on the performance of your recruitment campaigns. With an ATS, employers now have the ...more

Is your candidate experience putting off applicants?

After advertising, shortlisting and interviewing, you finally select your ideal candidate. They tick all the boxes and they couldn’t be more suited to your organisation if they tried.  But then, before you can offer them the job, they’re snatched up by another employer, or worse, a direct competitor. As recruiters, we’ve all been there and ...more

Gamification: what is it and why do YOU need it?

The application of game-like elements to business challenges is known as “gamification”. In 2011, Volkswagen Group invited consumers in China, its largest and most powerful market, to assist the company in developing new versions of the “people’s car”. Members of the public were given a tool to design their new vehicle and encouraged to post ...more

Is your recruitment process really cutting it?

          In an ideal world, high rates of employee turnover simply would not exist. In reality, many businesses are faced with regular, disruptive and costly levels of staff departures. An increasing number of businesses fail to see that the hiring process is a crucial process. An excellent recruitment strategy not only ...more

How Recruitment Software can Help Support your Employer Branding Initiatives

Over the past year, there has been a widespread focus on improving employer branding in recruitment. In fact, according to CIPD’s Resourcing and Talent Planning Survey in 2015, over the last two years 86% of organisations have made efforts to improve their employer brand, most of which has been through the development of their own ...more

Mobile Recruitment Survey

How Many Candidates Are You Missing Out On? When it comes to mobile recruitment your business should consider how candidates are more likely to search. Users have a habit or browsing on the go before applying online. Did you know that… 59% of job seekers use their mobile device in the evening in a social ...more

How to Manage your Recruitment Agencies Using an ATS

For the busy HR professional, achieving ‘zero percent’ agency usage is a reoccurring dream. Many face multiple challenges when striving to solely recruit directly, for example, finding the resources to manage a vast quantity of roles all of a sudden, or having to fill positions requiring niche skill-sets. It’s no surprise, therefore, that external agencies ...more

3 Myths Debunked on Your ATS Implementation

After months of research and building a business case, you have now appointed your chosen ATS supplier and it’s time to implement the system. But what does this process entail? We explore three of the most common customer fears ahead of our implementations and the truth behind them. (Spoiler alert: There’s no reason to worry.) ...more

Lighten Your HR Workload with an ATS

Of all of the British workers who could legitimately claim to be overworked, HR managers surely must be near the top of the list. From managing relations between employees and ensuring legal compliance to making policy recommendations as well as, of course, actually hiring people, there’s a lot for any high-ranking HR professional to think ...more

What you need to report on when using an ATS

Do you know which job boards and advertising platforms are providing you with the best return on investment? Understand which supplier generates your most ‘quality’ applications? As your recruitment efforts ramp up, measuring the success of your sourcing without the assistance of recruitment software can become a difficult for many busy in-house recruitment managers. Applicant ...more