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Technology and the Future of Recruiting: 3 Areas to Keep an Eye On

Posted by Troy Teague on Feb 20, 2019 10:30:00 AM

Many industries undergo transformations every few years, and talent acquisition is no exception. Rapid change followed the arrival of applicant-tracking systems in the late 1990s, and today it’s AI-enabled tools that are set to fundamentally reengineer how hiring is done. The adoption of those new tools is being driven in large part by candidates’ constantly shifting expectations. (In the 1990s, for example, companies didn’t need career sites but in the 2000s they did—and by 2012 companies that didn’t have mobile-optimized sites were in trouble.) Therefore, organizations that want to provide consistently great candidate experiences must adopt a forward-looking mindset.

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Topics: Recruiting, Technology, AI

4 Predictions For HR And Talent Acquisition In 2019

Posted by iCIMS on Feb 6, 2019 10:00:00 AM

It seems like the recruiting industry was in a constant state of change throughout 2018. In the last 12 months, we faced an historically tight labor market, the initial impacts of Google’s entry into the talent acquisition space, and the gearing up for and the introduction of GDPR. Additionally, new technology disrupted the industry daily with mobile, social, and AI leading the charge. Let’s take a look back at some of the top recruitment news of 2018 and how key trends might transition into 2019.

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Topics: Job Seekers, data, GDPR, AI, Google for Jobs

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