Talent Acquisition

Despite the wave of new technology being put to use by recruiters, sourcers and applicant tracking systems, many contend that matching the right candidate to the right role still boils down to relationship-building and telephone time. Here we explore the tools involved and how to strike the right balance between machine time and personal touch.

Workday introduced new applications at Workday Rising, including Workday People Experience, People Analytics and Credentials. Driven by customer demand, the company said it’s “made significant and unique investments” to build solutions for work world that includes “a multi-faceted workforce, new ways of working...
Beamery will soon release the latest version of its “Talent Operating System,” including new modules to help employers manage events and executive searches. The company said both solutions are “built on a foundation of automation and data-enrichment.” Beamery believes that talent acquisition is hampered...
Recruiting technology vendors have prioritized flexibility and end-to-end talent acquisition experiences, at least if product launches at HR Tech are any indication. Among others, iCIMS launched a TA platform that includes three product suites that can be integrated with other ATS and HR systems. Meanwhile, JobVite...
Some four months after announcing their merger, hiring platform Montage and talent intelligence and assessment solutions provider Shaker International announced their new brand identity: Modern Hire. At the same time, the company was set to show off a new product, Real-Time Interview Scoring, at the...
At its annual Talent Connect conference in Dallas, LinkedIn announced several “key updates” designed to leverage data and take advantage of transformative trends in both technology and user behavior. That updates, said Vice President of Product, Talent Solutions and Careers John Jersin, are...
Staffing and recruiting platform Bullhorn will connect ATS and VMS systems so companies can transfer full-time candidate records into their vendor database and back again. The enhancement to Bullhorn’s VMS Sync solution will automate both the capture of jobs from a VMS and the submitting...
Beamery launched a new platform that matches data from legacy systems with information from external sources to create more detailed profiles and improve search-targeting. Beamery said the platform, the Talent Operating System, will allow enterprises to manage the recruiting and hiring process from one place....
Indeed launched a new hiring platform aimed at employers seeking better matchmaking between themselves and technology professionals. Called Seen by Indeed, the product is based on Indeed Prime but, the company said, “takes a more holistic view of tech talent.” Employers have been wringing...
The use of video interviewing platforms has been slowly but inevitably rising, with a number of reports showing that a majority of U.S. employers use their technology in one form or another. But at the same time, nearly two-thirds of U.S. workers say they’d prefer their job...
Entelo, one of the leading companies in recruiting automation, acquired candidate engagement solutions provider ConveyIQ in a move to offer source-to-hire management of talent acquisition interactions. In addition, Entelo said, the combined company’s powerful AI-driven targeting and candidate reengagement capabilities will allow employers to mine...

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