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.

HireVue announced an integration with Microsoft Teams that allows users to leverage the meetings solution as an interview platform, complete with planned questions and real-time feedback capabilities.  The deal allows HireVue to take advantage of Microsoft Teams’ wide user base. The product has grown...
Beamery said it saw significant growth during the second quarter, despite the challenges faced by talent acquisition teams because of the Covid-19 pandemic. The number of new customers signed by Beamery grew during the period, and includes organizations in the financial services, entertainment, technology,...
Our weekly roundup of deals, product announcements and other HR technology news. Listen to a podcast of our roundup. Jobvite launched a consulting service to help talent acquisition leaders better leverage recruitment data. The AI Innovation...
Recruiting platforms Brazen and WayUp will jointly pursue campus recruiting teams with a solution that combines early-candidate data with virtual event capabilities. It's the latest move among HR and recruiting technology vendors to adapt their approach for a world that discourages face-to-face contact.
Symphony Talent enhanced its newly launched SmashFlyX platform with tools to manage automated campaigns, advertising on connected TVs and simplify job posting across multiple outlets. The company said its goals are to improve ad-management efficiency and expand employer-brand awareness on video-based channels.
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Recruiting platform Phenom launched a set of new features intended to help employers prepare for an eventual economic recovery, and is spreading the word with a guidebook series focused on virtual hiring, creating a more agile workforce and engaging with both new candidates and furloughed employees.
Talent acquisition platform Modern Hire said it acquired Sonru, a provider of automated video interviewing technology. Based in Dublin, Sonru has eight offices in Europe, Asia and North America, and global Fortune 500 customers in a variety of industries. Modern Hire said the acquisition...
Sister companies Glassdoor and Indeed—they’re both controlled by Recruit Holdings—have joined forces to offer packages of job postings and employer branding services. Customers will be able to post open roles on both sites by using Indeed’s job advertising features, and purchase bundled employer brand...
SAP Fieldglass launched External Talent Marketplace, a free platform that connects employers and staffing agencies when they need temporary workers during the COVID-19 pandemic. Available through Dec. 31, 2020, the marketplace is available whether or not organizations are customers of Fieldglass.