Employees are the key to a successful company, but why or how? Because it assumes that the employees are good. Good employees are the key to a successful company. The wrong employees can be the source of a company’s downfall. Hiring the wrong candidates can become a massive issue for an organization. That’s why you need to take extra care when hiring. You need to find the best of all. So, what can you do to ensure that your company is the one getting the best candidates? How can you be certain that you’re hiring someone that will do the job better than anyone else? It’s at this point that we turn our attention to to pre-employment skill testing.
"We are in an era of “new science of HR.” Prehire assessments are among the easiest way to apply this science to your organization." - Josh Bersin, Deloitte. Pre-hire assessments are used to screen job applicants and can include testing of cognitive abilities, knowledge, work skills, and language proficiency. Does your company use pre-hire assessments? Tell us how well you believe the assessments are working for your company in the comments below.
Is your technical selection team rejecting too many candidates for C# developer position??? Last week, you scheduled interviews of few candidates for C# developer position. But alas, technical team rejected all of the candidates saying they do not have application knowledge of MVC!!
Let's face it.. mistakes are made, leading to bad hires that cost recruiters extra time and money. It is not always recruiter's mistake that lead to bad hire, but it is sometimes the candidate too. While recruiters can’t control the actions of candidates, what can be done is improve the hiring and selection process. A lot of mistakes has to do with how well a recruiter or employer source, screen, and sell candidates. Here I have compiled seven recruiting mistakes that Recruiters or Employers must avoid. Let's zoom in each one of them.
How do you find QUALITY candidates for your company? or Are you able to find QUALITY candidates? As you strive to hire the best and brightest professionals, you just cannot believe on your gut feeling. There should be something more efficient and reliable means of gaining insights into the capabilities and traits of prospective employees. And that something is pre-employment skill testing.
How much time do you spend searching for a right candidate? How do you allocate the budget to make new hires? Probably more time and money than you need to be. With high costs and time associated with talent acquisition, your company cannot afford to ignore these recruiting tips. Here are three recruiting tips that will speed up your recruiting process.
Pre-Employment Testing – Tsk! Missing Not including pre-employment testing in your recruitment process, may result into missing out the best candidates. And, maybe you are spending extra time and money for finding quality candidates! And, on top of that who knows the candidates will be efficient and productive in the long run? For all the doubts mentioned above, one solution –pre-employment skill testing.
In the face of more challenging recruitment, what trends do recruiters need to keep up with to ensure successful sourcing and hiring? As employers plan to hire more employees, they should be mindful of the following three best recruiting trends.
When it comes to hiring there are three buzzwords: Quality, time and money. I will add one more Speed. Speed hiring does not mean haphazardly filling the vacancies, but to make quick decisions with right tools and process. Speed hiring has become a necessary, and often difficult to implement, technique used by recruiters to find the best candidates in the talent pool.
Attracting the best and the brightest people to join your company is the goal of any good leadership team, but finding those people requires serious creativity in your recruiting efforts. Employers use many different methods to find, recruit, and keep talent, yet most of the organizations are using the same old traditional methods of recruiting. Here are 5 most unique recruiting strategies to recruit effectively -