Author: Saurabh Thaper

How to recruit proactively and why you should

Proactive recruitment, or sourcing candidates before you have demand, is a growing trend and may prove vital as our candidate-short market continues. It is a long-term strategy that can take some time to implement but can be incredibly successful, building a talent pipeline to put you on the front foot. Once you have this talent […]

Five innovative ways to market your job ads

The world is transforming rapidly, and innovation is imperative for successful recruitment. Gone are the days when candidates flocked to a job ad purely because it sounded like a good role. Instead, considerations like overall brand presence, company culture and employee incentivisation are now part of the systematic approach to recruitment. With that in mind, […]

Four ways you can use your data to improve the hiring process

If you have the right ATS solution, your system should be a veritable gold mine of data. You can leverage this to improve recruitment outcomes, from attracting the right candidates through to your application and selection process. Here are four ways you can use your turbo data to drive better results. #1 Allocate budget to […]

How your ATS can help you reach and engage the best candidates

Today’s jobs market is a whole new ball game. With Millennials set to make up 75% of our workforce by 2025, where and how we reach the best candidates is rapidly changing. Here’s how your Applicant Tracking System (ATS) can help. Building a targeted approach to reach the right demographic I recently spoke to someone […]

The Great Resignation? The Great Attraction? The Great Reshuffle? What’s happening and how can you take action?

In the second half of last year, there was a great deal of buzz in the media about an impending ‘Great Resignation’ that could see up to a third of Australian employees looking for a new role. Recruiters and HR teams were put on high alert. Did this spell the end of the candidate-short market? […]

Three tips for better HR and recruitment compliance

With remote and hybrid work set to stay for the foreseeable future, many organisations will need to renew their focus on compliance. This is critical in HR and recruitment settings, but it can be time-consuming and difficult. The good news is that it doesn’t have to be. Your technology can support you to deliver a […]

How can we collect gender data in an inclusive way?

As a society, we are starting to recognise that the way we talk about gender impacts the lives of people who don’t identify as male or female, and creating a shared language is a priority. For most businesses, this will have a flow-on effect for how we request and record gender data. So, I want […]

How video interviewing can help engage the right candidates in a competitive market

Although the pandemic continues to impact our daily lives, our economy is seeing signs of recovery and many businesses are focusing on new growth opportunities or restarting delayed projects. This has created an increased demand for talented candidates. In fact, in May, 53% of businesses across Australia reported increased recruitment difficulties. These difficulties were further […]

Video found the interview star: Why pre-interviewing videos are a must for recruiters and HR in 2021

Video is becoming an important tool for recruiters and HR advisers today. If you aren’t using the right video tools in your recruitment process, you might be missing out on a time-saving and cost-effective solution. One of the most efficient ways to use video in the hiring process is as a screening tool to pre-qualify […]

ATS 2.0: Why an integrated Applicant Tracking and Talent Acquisition System is a game changer for recruiters and HR.

If you’ve been in HR or recruitment for a long time, you’ve no doubt witnessed the transition from a fairly straightforward process of posting a job…