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3 Steps To Achieving Mobile-Friendly Talent Acquisition

3 Steps to Mobile Friendly TA

Mobile-friendly talent acquisition makes it easy for job seekers to connect with potential employers in a way they are comfortable. Meeting candidates where they are – on mobile devices – is fast becoming a minimum requirement just to be on the field in the war for talent. Keeping up with new recruiting technology is a... read more

The Changing Role of Healthcare Human Resources #ASHHRA17

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The schedule at next month’s American Society for Healthcare Human Resources Administration (ASHHRA) conference in Seattle is packed with valuable sessions on every aspect of HR in healthcare. What caught my eye was the theme: The Changing Role of Healthcare Human Resources. There’s no debate that with the constant shifting in patient populations, workforce demographics,... read more

Quell Concerns About Phishing with Purpose-Built Video Interview Tech

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Online video interview tech call platforms like Skype have become the latest tool for online swindles. Scammers have started using fake online job interviews as a way to obtain personal information for nefarious purposes, including identify theft. Gerri Walsh, Senior Vice President of Investor Education for the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) outlined the threat... read more

How to Engage Your Entire Organization in Recruiting

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Talent acquisition teams are spread thin these days as we’re asked to do more without additional resources. LinkedIn’s 2017 Global Recruiting Trends report indicates organizations plan to increase their hiring while budgets and the size of TA teams remain unchanged. With the expectations of today’s modern candidate for a fast, responsive and personal hiring process, we need... read more

Why and How to Push the Gas Pedal on Your Employee Referrals

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According to new Human Capital Institute (HCI) research sponsored by Montage, 29% of organizations have increased their use of employee referrals in the past year.  Employee referrals are trending up, and I can’t say I’m surprised. Employee networks are an essential source of job candidates for TA teams, especially in challenging recruiting environments. Often, these... read more

Why a Personalized Candidate Experience is a Must

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What Would You Give for a Personalized Candidate Experience? I had the good fortune to see several presentations at HCI’s Strategic Talent Conference the week before last, and here’s one of my takeaways: A positive, personalized candidate experience is much more than a nice-to-have these days. It’s become a strategic investment with measurable business impact. An... read more

NAHCR: New Ways to Beat Old Problems in Healthcare Hiring

So much is changing in healthcare, and yet when it comes to recruiting, the talent shortage continues to dictate the way so much of how hiring happens. We’re looking forward to the National Association for Health Care Recruitment’s (NAHCR) 2017 IMAGE Conference July 11-14 as a source of new ideas for combatting this persistent problem. Some of these... read more

Candidate Experience to Take Center Stage at HCI Conference

Montage is fortunate to have a presence at many essential industry events for TA leaders this year, including HCI’s Strategic Talent Acquisition Conference June 26-28 in Boston. We certainly appreciate the give-and-take of information and insights shaping the future of recruitment and hiring. With nearly two quarters and several key conferences already come and gone,... read more