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 »

Can You Trust AI in Recruitment?

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AI is everywhere these days due to its problem-solving capabilities at scale. The data-backed algorithms behind AI solutions also help reduce human error costs. We have seen AI in construction site safety assessments, chatbots, and accounting. But have you heard of AI in recruitment? These days, a growing number of companies have also turned to… 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 »

30+ Examples of Biased Language

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Examples of biased language are scattered throughout the English vocabulary. After researching hundreds of bias words (past and present), we found 30+ examples common enough to bring to your attention. Ongig’s Text Analyzer software, which flags these and many more exclusionary words and phrases, provides suggestions for alternatives to such biased words. We share those… Read more »

6 Top DEI Challenges and How to Solve Them

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While there are many DEI challenges, research shows the benefits of an inclusive workplace. These include increased creativity, profit growth, and more engaged employees.   But, enforcing successful DEI efforts is easier said than done. Many companies have tried to execute their diversity, equity, and inclusion initiatives with the best intentions, but their efforts don’t always… Read more »

Knowledge Management in HR: How To Improve Your Hiring Process

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The modern human resource department encompasses many different roles and processes that help an organization function efficiently and effectively. This includes internal processes like staff management, culture building, performance analysis, employee relations, onboarding, and many more. These are some aspects of knowledge management in HR. On the flip side, human resources experts are instrumental in… Read more »

How to Set Successful DEIB Goals for Your Team: 8 Tips

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Diversity, equity, inclusion, and belonging (DEIB) initiatives have been on quite a rollercoaster ride in recent years. Organizations find themselves at a crossroads when it comes to DEIB goals. So, should they retain these initiatives as standalone directives? Or should they integrate them into the broader organizational narrative?  Groups have spoken out regarding the former,… Read more »

10 Tips for Using Inclusive Language in Job Descriptions

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Using inclusive language is one of the top best practices in writing job descriptions. It improves your chances to attract diversity as well as the best candidates because it widens the net to include as many qualified candidates as possible. What is inclusive language? Hubspot, in its great article How to Use & Promote Inclusive Language at Your… Read more »

Are Performance Reviews Outdated? How to Boost Your Team

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The world of work is changing. Many organizations have turned to contract-based, contingent, and gig workers for multiple roles in their routine operations. Last year, the US saw nearly 64 million freelancers, which made up 38% of the workforce. These large-scale shifts in the workforce led to many newfound talent management considerations from an employer’s perspective…. Read more »

Recruiting Automation Software: 7 Helpful Examples to Grow Your Team

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Recruiting automation software has become increasingly essential in today’s fast-paced hiring landscape. It helps recruiters and HR teams automate repetitive tasks. So these tasks include posting job openings, screening resumes, and scheduling interviews. Leveraging the power of technology, recruiting automation software helps you focus your time and energy on building relationships with candidates and making… Read more »

10 Free Fixes to Remove Gender Bias from your Job Postings in 2024

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If you want to attract more female candidates, a good place to start is to eliminate your job description gender bias. Job description gender bias is the easiest lever for you to pull to hire more women. The 80/20 Rule is in effect here. Well, almost. You can remove about 70% of job description gender… Read more »

Are DEI Initiatives Effective? 9 Helpful Signs of Rebounding in 2024

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In the ever-changing DEI landscape, many organizations face obstacles in fostering an inclusive environment. Yet, as we venture into 2024, there are encouraging signs indicating a resurgence in DEI initiatives and commitment despite previous setbacks.  Are DEI Initiatives Effective? 9 compelling indicators:  1. Senior Leadership Support for DEI Initiatives Capterra’s overall survey revealed that 58%… Read more »

How to Craft Compelling Job Descriptions Using Storytelling

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First impressions matter, and your job descriptions are often the initial touchpoint between your organization and potential candidates. That’s why it’s so important to understand how to craft compelling job descriptions. Research shows that 5 out of 10 job seekers will not apply for a role if they perceive the job description to be of… Read more »

7 Best Practices for the Career Development of Black Employees

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Supporting your employees and providing them with opportunities for career development is essential for increasing employee satisfaction and retention. But today, we want to focus on African American employees, who are often underrepresented when it comes to career advancement.  They need personalized career growth plans that address the dimensions of diversity that affect their career… Read more »

The 6 Key Steps for Job Description Management Software (2024 Update)

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You need an automated system for job description management to post and fill jobs faster. Here are the key steps I recommend for your effective job description management: 1) Job Description Library If you’re reading this, I’ll assume your current job description management process is not cutting it. Let’s start from the beginning… You’re going… Read more »