How To Find Your Most Valuable Organic Job Pages in Google Analytics

Posted by & filed under Recruitment SEO.

Today you’ll learn how to find your most valuable job pages in Google Analytics. Specifically, I’ll show you how to find the job pages that generate the most organic traffic. Why is organic traffic important? It’s free It’s relevant traffic It’s sustainable Let’s dive right in. How to Find Job Pages that Generate the Most… Read more »

3 Examples of SuccessFactors ATS Job Page Overlays

Posted by & filed under Job Pages.

If you’re a SuccessFactors ATS customer you may be looking for ways to customize your SuccessFactors pages. As one TA leader told me: “I want to complete control of the UI of the job!” The SuccessFactors ATS, like other ATS’s, is mostly focused on “tracking” (not “attracting”) candidates. As they should be. Here’s an example… Read more »

5 Examples of Greenhouse ATS Job Page Overlays

Posted by & filed under Job Ads.

If you’re a customer of the awesome Greenhouse Software ATS, you may be looking for ways to enhance your job pages. Remember what James Ellis of The Talent Cast said about ATS’s: “Applicant tracking systems were never meant to be pretty (external), they were meant to help manage workflows (internal)”. A default, out-of-the-box Greenhouse job page might… Read more »

Boost Your “Digital” Candidate Experience with Job Page Overlays

Posted by & filed under Job Pages.

What is a Job Page Overlay? A job page overlay (or job wrapper) is a design layer you put over your applicant tracking system to generate new job pages. This  makes your pages more engaging and attractive to candidates. You get a higher time on page and apply rate. Why Use a Job Page Overlay… Read more »

Google Will Now Penalize You If Your Closed Jobs are Open

Posted by & filed under Recruitment SEO.

Are your public job postings that are no longer open still actually open? It pays to make sure. Too many job seekers are getting job search results for jobs that are no longer open, causing Google to take action. Google will now penalize you in Google search results if any job postings are no longer open…. Read more »

How To Get Your Job Postings on Google For Jobs

Posted by & filed under Recruitment SEO.

Schema markup has become a major, yet underused, SEO tactic for recruiting. Optimizing your job pages for SEO can cause a leap in applications from Google, Bing and others. What is Schema? It’s a way for search engines to more easily read, analyze and classify your job postings. Your job postings should have schema markup… Read more »

Awesome “Overlays” For Workday ATS Job Pages [2020 Update]

Posted by & filed under Job Descriptions.

Workday has risen to become one of the top applicant tracking systems for enterprise employers. However, If you’re one of these many Workday clients (like Walmart, McKesson, Target) you’ll need to customize your Workday career/job pages to really make them sing. Enter: Job page overlays (aka CSS overlays). It’s a solution you can integrate with Workday… Read more »

3 Examples of “Mini Career Site” Job Descriptions

Posted by & filed under Job Descriptions.

Audra Knight recently recommended you treat your job description like a “mini career site“.  For many employers, more candidates will land on your job pages before they see your front door career page, because they are coming from sources like job boards or LinkedIn. And if they don’t like what they see on your job… Read more »

Engaging “Overlays” For iCIMS ATS Job Pages [2020 Update]

Posted by & filed under Job Descriptions.

iCIMS is a top 10 applicant tracking system in market share for employers. If you are an iCIMS ATS client (like Microsoft, General Mills, Foot Locker) you’ll need to customize your iCIMS career/job pages to really make them awesome. So let’s talk about iCIMS job page overlays.   What is Job Page/CSS Overlay for iCIMS? A… Read more »

Great “Overlays” For Kenexa-Brassring ATS Job Pages [2020 Update]

Posted by & filed under Job Descriptions.

If you’re a Kenexa-Brassring ATS client, you are likely frustrated with how your default job pages look “out of the box” without any customization. And that’s a clear obstacle to you having effective employer branding/candidate experience. You might want to check out job page overlays.   What is a Kenexa-Brassring ATS job page overlay? A job page overlay… Read more »

5 Examples of Effective “Overlays” for Taleo Job Pages

Posted by & filed under Job Descriptions.

If you’re a Taleo ATS client, you might be frustrated with how your default job pages look “out of the box” without any customization. And that’s a clear obstacle to you having effective employer branding/candidate experience. Below are 5 examples of employers using “overlays” to Taleo to give themselves job pages that stand out, engage and convert…. Read more »