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7 Hiring Tips to Write the Plan of a Productive Interview

The more prepared to conducting an interview you are, the smoother it’ll go. However, if you don’t have much experience in the interviewing process, it might be hard to come up with a proper interview plan right away. Even if you are experienced, these tips can help you make the … Continue reading

posted on 16 Mar 2017

5 Tips for Improving the Candidate Experience

When it comes to the topic of candidate experience, we often think about it from an employment relationship perspective. But having a bad experience during the recruiting and hiring process can affect more than just whether or not a candidate would consider applying again. It could potentially cost you their … Continue reading

posted on 15 Mar 2017

HiringThing offers new job board partner, WayUp

HiringThing is excited to offer our customers access to a new free job board option. WayUp connects students and recent graduate with jobs, including internships, full-time jobs, summer and part-time jobs. Over 3 million college students and recent graduates currently use WayUp, with 1 out of every 3 students who … Continue reading

posted on 15 Mar 2017

Different ways to approach the Employee of the Quarter Event

Employers usually reassess employees’ contribution after every three to four months, as this period is considered to be long enough to show employees’ true qualities. While companies with low employee retention (like fast food chains) award their employees on a monthly basis, businesses with a more stable workforce give out … Continue reading

posted on 13 Mar 2017

How to Write a Job Posting to Recruit the Right Fit

Thanks to the Internet era, job seekers don’t use local newspapers but online resources to get hired. Over 200 million people search Google for job postings, and it becomes a huge challenge for recruiters to stand out from the crowd and hunt right fits for employers. Why should you care? … Continue reading

posted on 07 Mar 2017

The Best Writing Resources for Every Successful HR Manager

In a modern business that is run by professionals, the HR manager is of extreme importance. The HR manager is the person who runs the team that powers the business. The HR department adds people to the team, and just one poor choice can bring down the entire company if … Continue reading

posted on 03 Mar 2017

HiringThing partners with Checkr

HiringThing is pleased to announce our partnership with Checkr to offer a fresh take on background screenings.  Challenging the Status Quo: Checkr was founded by a group of engineers to help revolutionize the background screening process through technology, automation and augmentation. Checkr was able to uncover the common areas of human-based … Continue reading

posted on 01 Mar 2017

HiringThing Selected as 2017 FrontRunner by Gartner

HiringThing was recently included on the 2017 FrontRunners quadrant for ATS software. FrontRunners is powered by Gartner Methodology, and offers a data-driven assessment of the most capable and valuable systems for small businesses. The data is driven by real user reviews, ratings and verified product data. We would like to … Continue reading

posted on 22 Feb 2017