How to Reduce Racial Bias in Hiring: 12 Steps

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Racial bias in hiring and recruitment is still alive in many organizations. For instance, a study by the National Bureau of Research showed that job applicants with distinctively Black names are about 10% less likely to get contacted for interviews regardless of their skills, experience, and education level. So, racial bias in hiring is still… Read more »

13 Best Strategies for Sourcing Underrepresented Talent

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Diversity is a key tenet for companies in a world that demands it. There are many benefits of a diverse workforce, from improving team relationships to encouraging innovation and improving decision-making. But despite the benefits of a diverse workforce, companies still struggle to source and retain diverse talent. For example, in the U.S. tech industry,… Read more »

7 Signs You Need Better Software for Job Descriptions

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Do you struggle to speed up your job description writing process? Do you find it hard to keep track of all your job descriptions? And do you end up writing biased, unreadable, and inconsistent JDs? This is where software for job descriptions comes in. Job description tools make creating, editing, modifying, organizing, approving, and publishing… Read more »

10 Tips for Choosing the Best Job Description Management Software

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How you write, structure, brand, and market your job descriptions helps you attract the right candidates. This is where choosing the best job description software comes in. These tools make writing, editing, organizing, and approving job descriptions easier. This article will guide you in choosing the best job description management software solution for your organization…. Read more »

A List of 7 Top Workable Alternatives to Know

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The hiring process could be smoother. You have to source for candidates, write job descriptions, interview the candidates, ensure proper new employee onboarding, and more. And getting perfect candidates isn’t easy. So, this is where a recruitment platform like Workable comes in. Hiring software simplifies the recruitment process by automating most of the HR tasks. So… Read more »

10 Best Job Posting Software Tools in 2024

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The hiring process can be a real headache. So, you have to juggle multiple priorities, from sourcing candidates, job posting, ensuring positive candidate experience, and more. Fortunately, this is where different HR software comes in. These tools can automate and simplify most of your HR tasks. For instance, job posting software can help you write… Read more »

6 Ways to Create the Best Job Descriptions with Ongig

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There are many factors involved in attracting qualified candidates to your open roles. But, an experienced HR pro knows it all starts with well-written job descriptions. So, how can you create the best job descriptions? The way you write, structure, brand, and market your job description has a big impact on your recruitment strategy and helps… Read more »

10 Helpful Diversity Tips from HR Pros

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The importance of diversity in the workplace is widely reported: increased productivity, enhanced creativity, and positive employer branding, to name a few. So more organizations are considering building a diverse workforce. That’s why we’re looking at the top diversity tips from HR pros. But, many employers still struggle with building a diverse workplace. For instance,… Read more »

10 Recruitment Challenges for 2024 (+ Tips to Overcome Them)

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There will always be recruitment challenges — high competition for talent, lean budgets, candidates receiving many offers, and a lack of qualified applicants.  Even with these hiring problems, HR teams are still expected to achieve great results every year. So to succeed in the hiring world, you need to know common and new challenges. This… Read more »

9 Helpful Trends in Recruiting to Watch for in 2024

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Increased competition for talent, increasing demand for diverse workplaces, and growing employee expectations of better financial and mental well-being will continue to put organizations to the test in 2024. That’s why you must keep up with the latest trends in recruiting to continue attracting top talent. Keeping up with the latest recruitment trends is important for… Read more »

40+ Diversity and Inclusion Questions to Connect Better with Your Team

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When planning diversity and inclusion questions for a survey, choosing the right the questions is vital. Also, equally vital is how you ask them. So together, these are important to your success in building an inclusive workplace. Asking the right questions and designing a high-quality DEIB survey means you’ll get the right insights to measure… Read more »

30 Helpful Diversity Questions for Your Interviews

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The importance of building a diverse workforce is widely reported: enhanced creativity, innovation, positive employer branding, and increased productivity, to name a few. So, more and more employers are thinking about adding diversity questions to their interview processes. As colleagues, customers, and businesses recognize the benefits of fostering DEI, it’s important to hire employees who… Read more »