Candidate Experience Articles

  • Why Facebook, Bozzuto Group, and AT&T Have Award-Winning Candidate Experiences

    July 6, 2017

    Talent Board, the non-profit dedicated to promoting real, hardy research on companies nailing quality candidate experience, recently released their list of 50 companies demonstrating candidate experience excellence.  Winners were determined based on a blind data analysis of their candidate survey scores. Candidate responses varied between “likey to apply again”...

  • How Airbnb is Working to Eliminate Bias From Its Interview Process

    June 8, 2017

    In 2014, Airbnb gave their candidate experience a huge makeover - one that was focused on making the interview process delightful and personal for every candidate. “Our focus was on things like what can we give them at the end of the process to surprise and delight them?” says Jill Macri, Airbnb’s Director of Global Recruiting. This included things like swag and...

  • 5 Ways to Establish Trust With Candidates and Make Interviews More Effective

    May 24, 2017

    A recruiter’s job can be a bit of an odd conundrum. You’re there to help candidates find their dream job—but from the start, a lot of candidates don’t believe you’re on their side. They may see you as wanting to low-ball them on salary, or just as someone trying to fill a position as fast as possible without truly caring about their career goals. If the...

  • How This Recruiter Prepped a Candidate for an Interview ...

    March 27, 2017

    When coming in for an interview, the majority of candidates are nervous (unless they have the swagger of Harry Potter). All jokes...

  • Bad Candidate Experience Cost Virgin Media $5M Annually –...

    March 15, 2017

    A few years ago, unbeknownst to him, Graeme Johnson, the former Head of Resourcing at the British cable and mobile provider Virgin...

  • How Atlassian is Out-Caring Competitors With Its Unique...

    December 6, 2016

    Willie Nelson tour tickets. That was Atlassian’s Head of Global Recruiting, Kristen Clemmer’s key to recently landing the perfect...