Recruiting Leaders Share a Few Tips to Increase Candidate Engagement

We all know it’s getting easier to identify candidates. Now the biggest challenge is getting those candidates on the phone or to reply to messages we send them. Last month, at ERE Spring 2014, I asked a few recruiting leaders to share tips on improving candidate engagement.

The themes recommended include: research the candidates you are approaching, personalize voicemails messages to candidates, and involve all of your employees. Watch the entire video below.

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Jeremy Roberts, SPHR, is VP, Customer Experience at HiringSolved. He is the previous Editor of SourceCon. Prior to joining the ERE Media team, he spent over a decade working as a recruiter, sourcer, and sourcing manager. This time was spent in diverse environments, including third party agency settings (retained and contingent), recruitment process outsourcing (RPO) providers, and internal corporate HR departments. His previous employers include the MHA Group, Ajilon Finance, Korn Ferry Futurestep, Raytheon Space and Airborne Systems, and Randstad Sourceright, US. He resides in Corinth, TX with his wife and 3 children.