Posts Tagged: Recruitment Metrics

10 Top Tips for Selecting and Implementing the Right ATS

Many organisations complain about their Applicant Tracking System (ATS), even if they have just implemented a new system! Given that selecting an ATS is such an important decision, how can organisations ensure they choose a system that appropriately supports their business, aligns against their budget and resource levels, and successfully integrates with other relevant systems?… Read more »

7 Questions Recruitment Leaders Must Ask Themselves Before They Define an Onboarding Strategy

With poor onboarding repeatedly held responsible for why employees resign in their first year, we challenged senior Resourcing and HR leaders from our Think Tank community to shed some light on best practice onboarding. Collectively, we’ve prepared seven questions (and answers!) that you should ask yourself before you define your strategy. This Resourcing Think Tank,… Read more »

Why Hiring for Experience is Insane!

Albert Einstein defined insanity as: doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results. Taking his lead from Einstein’s definition in his recent DisruptHR talk, Why Hiring For Experience Is Insane, Tom Quayle, President of The Chemistry Group Inc, explained why experience is the least reliable predictor of behaviour and used it to… Read more »

My HR Director does not ​want Accurate Recruitment Data, Reporting or Analytics!

“The HR Director does​ not want accurate data and reporting in case they d​o​n’t like the answers…” “​We ​know ​our ​current data is really poor but we don’t know where to start…” “​Our​ head is in the sand…” These are just three snippets from recent conversations I’ve had with Talent Acquisition professionals working for FTSE… Read more »

RTT – I know you’re not… but is the Government ready for the Apprenticeship Levy?

In spring this year the way the government funds apprenticeships will be changing. From 6th April we will see the introduction of an Apprenticeship Levy that requires UK organisations with a ‘pay bill’ of over £3m a year to invest in apprenticeship schemes.   For many businesses, offering apprenticeship schemes is new territory and will require… Read more »

RTT – Strategic Workforce Planning and Forecasting

In times of unprecedented change, many organisations struggle to adequately balance supply and demand when it comes to their workforce. Once the preserve of the management consultancies and professional services organisations, the need for solid insight that supports better resource planning decisions (in a function already flooded with data) is now routinely sought by HR… Read more »

RTT – Is your Selection Process fit for Purpose?

An organisation’s selection process provides a valuable window to assess the potential value a candidate can offer. It’s therefore important to make sure that you understand the attributes of a good hire and that the screening tools you use are helping recruit these individuals. Measuring the potential impact they have on the business’s bottom line… Read more »

RTT – External Resourcing Metrics and Analytics across Financial Services

Having access to accurate MI, reporting and analytics is essential to maximising the performance of any Financial Services Resourcing function. Whilst many Financial Services companies have their own internal analytics capability, enabling them to analyse historical performance, most don’t have access to accurate external market analytics or performance data. Those that do usually rely on… Read more »

RTT – Industry Benchmarking: What is the Optimal “Recruiter Req Load” for Technology Businesses?

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These are the thoughts and takeaways from the latest Resourcing Think Tank (RTT) held on Thursday 12th February 2015 hosted by Polycom’s Nick Turner (Talent Manager, EMEA) titled ‘Industry Benchmarking: What is the Optimal “Recruiter Req Load” for Technology Businesses?’. The following summary has been prepared to reflect a segment of the discussion held amongst… Read more »

DTT – Measuring Return on Investment in Diversity & Inclusion

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These are the thoughts and takeaways from the latest Diversity Think Tank (DTT) held on Tuesday 20th May 2014 hosted by State Street Bank’s Pauline Miller (Vice President, Global Inclusion EMEA) titled ‘Measuring Return on Investment in Diversion and Inclusion.’ The following summary has been prepared to reflect a segment of the discussion held amongst… Read more »

RTT – Recruiter Volumes: At which point do you risk diluting quality?

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These are the thoughts and takeaways from the latest Resourcing Think Tank (RTT) held on Tuesday 21st January 2014 hosted by Gilead Sciences’ Grant Weinberg (Director of International Talent Acquisition), titled ‘Recruiter Volumes: At which point do you risk diluting quality?’ The following summary has been prepared to reflect a segment of the discussion held… Read more »

RTT – Building the Internal Resourcing Function

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These are the thoughts and takeaways from the latest Resourcing Think Tank (RTT) held on Thursday 17th September 2013 hosted by Dell’s Chris Tennant (Talent Acquisition Manager and Executive Recruiter) , titled ‘Building the Internal Resourcing Function’. The following summary has been prepared to reflect a segment of the discussion held amongst senior HR and… Read more »

RTT – The Pros and Cons of a Multi-market RPO Rollout

These are the thoughts and takeaways from the latest Resourcing Think Tank (RTT) held on Thursday 25th April 2013 hosted by American Express’ Thea Fineren (EMEA Recruitment Director), titled ‘The Pros and Cons of a Multi-market RPO Rollout’. The following summary has been prepared to reflect a segment of the discussion held amongst senior Resourcing… Read more »

RTT – Building the Internal Recruitment Brand

These are the thoughts and takeaways from the latest Resourcing Think Tank (RTT) held on Tuesday 19th February 2013 hosted by Experian’s Wendy King (Talent and Recruitment Manager), titled ‘Building the Internal Recruitment Brand’ . The following summary has been prepared to reflect a segment of the discussion held amongst senior HR and Resourcing professionals… Read more »

RTT – On-boarding – How are Companies Managing the Challenges? (UK)

These are the thoughts and takeaways from the latest Resourcing Think Tank (RTT) held on Thursday 7th February 2013 hosted by Telefónica UK’s Fiona Davidson (People Delivery Manager), titled ‘On-boarding – How are Companies Managing the Challenges?’ . The following summary has been prepared to reflect a segment of the discussion held amongst senior HR… Read more »

RTT – On-boarding – How are Companies Managing the Challenges? (Singapore)

These are the thoughts and takeaways from the latest Singapore Resourcing Think Tank (RTT) held on Tuesday 15th January 2013 hosted by ANZ’s Suzie Custerson (Head of Recruitment & Resourcing APEA/ Head of HR Shared Services), titled ‘On-boarding – How are Companies Managing the Challenges?’ . The following summary has been prepared to reflect a… Read more »

RTT – Measuring the Recruitment Process

These are the thoughts and takeaways from the latest Resourcing Think Tank (RTT) held on Wednesday 28th November 2012 hosted by Lloyds Banking Group’s Lynda Price (Head of Resourcing), titled ‘Industry Benchmarking of Resourcing Metrics’. The following summary has been prepared to reflect a segment of the discussion held amongst senior HR and Resourcing professionals from… Read more »