If you’re on the search for top candidates and trying to fill your available job roles, you must begin incorporating video interviews in your hiring process if you haven’t already. Around 86% of recruiters currently conduct job interviews online. Ever since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, there has been a spike in video interviews by 67%. In addition to the rising demand for more efficiency in every company, the increasing popularity of video interviews should not come as a surprise.
Finding the right people to fill positions can be challenging, especially when the people you’re looking for may not even be applying for the job. These are “passive candidates” or passive talent who aren’t actively job searching and, according to LinkedIn, now account for 70% of the global workforce. Since passive candidates make little to no effort to find employment, they are much tougher to identify. However, if hiring top talent is on your to-do list, then you need to be proactively searching for these candidates and engaging with the passive workforce. Here are a few ways your company can implement an effective recruitment strategy to target passive candidates.
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