Category Archives: candidate-experience

A Recruitment Guide to the Candidate Journey – The Basics

Did you know that more and more applicants are publicly voicing their bad job search experiences? Approximately 60% of candidates have had a poor experience, and 72% of those candidates shared those experiences in a public forum. Social media, online reviews, and word-of-mouth are the most…


Why 0 Years of Experience Isn’t Always a Deal-breaker

When it comes to job hunting, we’ve all shared this same experience. The one where you’re ready to apply for your first job, or make a career change, or get a feel for what else is out there. At first, you’re excited, motivated, and ready for something new. You start by hopping on a job board and…


What Job Seekers Look for in Careers

As a recruiter, it’s really important to position your open roles in such a way that they will appeal to the right candidate audience. Part of that positioning requires learning what job seekers look for in careers. We did some digging and found that candidates are looking for all of the following…


The Employee and Candidate Experience – Be The Most Effective

Employee feedback is directly linked to making sure new candidates want to work for your company, which is why it is so important to study trends present in reports such as the State of Employee Feedback This report includes feedback from 300 organizations and shows what struggles companies deal…


The Candidate Experience and Inbound Marketing

If an incoming applicant rated your candidate experience today what sort of grade do you think you would you receive? Is it an advantage or an obstacle? Before we get into that though, let’s review how employers typically see the candidate experience and notice how disconnected it is from applicant…