Digitalisation has paved the way to building new connections and maintaining distant relations; be it professional, family or otherwise; it’s possible in a digital world such as the one we live in. There has been a long standing debate revolving around the importance of Mobile Recruiting and we’d like to get different perspectives about it as…Continue
Added by Sourcing Adda on November 9, 2016 at 1:30am — No Comments
The Talent Acquisition Industry is constantly evolving and as Talent Acquisitionists we’re come across concepts like Competency Mapping (CM) & Succession Planning (SP) but what does it mean and how can it help at an organisational level? Are common questions that come up and getting a clear perspective when there’s so much information flowing around isn’t easy to resolve.
Well if you’ve been following us @SourcingAdda then your…Continue
Added by Sourcing Adda on October 26, 2016 at 1:58am — No Comments
International Recruitment has always been a part of the Talent Acquisition Industry so I’m sure that most of us will be familiar with the process especially since we’ve gone through it at some point of time. When it comes to US Staffing or UK Staffing we’ve encountered that as well while going up the Career Ladder. But what are we supposed to do when we’re doing Asian hiring i.e. seeking Talent to fill China position and are looking for Shanghai Talent?
Staying on the topic at hand…Continue
Added by Sourcing Adda on October 19, 2016 at 1:13am — No Comments
Sourcing for Talent to fill high profiles is usually done with Executive Search Sourcing. A process similar to the Head-Hunting technique; wherein candidates are sourced & screened based on some criteria. Executive Search Sourcing is generally done by Executive Search firms that specialise in it.
We are all quite familiar with Executive Search Sourcing but what about those of us who are novices to Executive Search Sourcing? Considering this aspect as well we…Continue
Added by Sourcing Adda on October 12, 2016 at 1:32am — No Comments
There has been a long standing debate about Talent Acquisition and Recruitment and the relation between the two. Based on this development it’s obvious that we’d like to know more about it hence the question what is the difference between Talent Acquisition and Recruitment?
Luckily one of the members of the popular Wednesday’s discussion addressed this very topic,…Continue
Added by Sourcing Adda on October 5, 2016 at 4:24am — No Comments
The previously held #SourcingContest had its grand finale at #TASCON15 with the conduction of the Mega Sourcing Contest. Similarly the Mega Sourcing Premier League Challenge was the grand finale to the two Sourcing Premier League Challenges (#SPL1 & #SPL2) that were conducted prior to #TASCON16.
Sourcing ADDA (@SourcingAdda) as a Talent Acquisition and Sourcing Community have been proud hosts of…Continue
Added by Sourcing Adda on September 28, 2016 at 2:04am — No Comments
The Talent Acquisition Industry is constantly evolving so what does that mean for us as fellow Talent Acquisitionist’s? It means we too need to adapt to the changes. Put simply it’s time to stop and find out what aspects need a change for Talent Acquisitionists like your-selves to achieve success.
After having said that the popular discussion topic was suggested by…Continue
Added by Sourcing Adda on September 20, 2016 at 7:30am — No Comments
There are several Industries with challenges and the Talent acquisition Industry is no exception. When it comes to the growth of a business it is absolutely essential to have Talents that have the desired calibre. And that begins from the Talent Acquisition department.
We’re all familiar with the challenges that we face as Talent Acquisitionist’s but let’s find…Continue
Added by Sourcing Adda on September 16, 2016 at 9:30am — No Comments
A Talent Acquisition professional usually maintains an operational report as a Talent Acquisition function for different types of hires one such being mid-managerial hires. Ever wondered what your fellow Talent Acquisitionist follow for their Operational report?
Well if you haven’t then it’s probably time you did, so if you’re lost in thinking about this topic then let’s give you a head start. For our popular…Continue
Added by Sourcing Adda on September 13, 2016 at 8:06am — No Comments
In the Talent Acquisition profession that most of us as Talent Acquisitionist are passionate about we’ve certainly come across all types of Applicants. Be it Candidates serving a notice period, fresher’s applying for employments, candidates employed as interns, job seekers and the topic of discussion candidates on bench. All of these have one thing in common and that is there’re all Interviewees seeking better opportunities to advance in their career.
But the question that’s on…Continue
Added by Sourcing Adda on August 31, 2016 at 7:44am — No Comments
Talent Acquisitionists usually deal with immediate joiners having a notice period. As Talent Acquisitionists we’re all familiar with the concept of notice period and on an average a Candidate has a three months’ notice period. But what do you do when you have a pipeline of immediate joiners with 3 months of notice period when you’ve got positions to fill immediately? Ever wondered how to tackle such a scenario especially when it is bulk or volume hiring?
If not; but are in a similar…Continue
Added by Sourcing Adda on August 23, 2016 at 8:13am — No Comments
The Talent Acquisition Industry has constantly been debating about whether Candidate feedback is to be given or not. And if yes, how should it be given especially in rejection cases. Handling rejection can be difficult on both parties involved in the hiring process, the Interviewer and Interviewee.
The Interview being the candidates foot in the door to…Continue
Added by Sourcing Adda on August 17, 2016 at 1:30am — No Comments
As Talent Acquisitionist’s we’ve heard so much about Candidate experience being important for Employer Branding. We’ve even spoken about Candidate Experience at our most recent annual event #TASCON16 but have you ever wondered whether a flexible Date of Joining (DoJ) could hold the key to making exceptional hires having the calibre we need.
If you haven’t thought about it then let’s start now. We @SourcingAdda decided to get…Continue
Added by Sourcing Adda on August 9, 2016 at 8:55am — No Comments
Linkedin the favoured buddy of Talent Acquisitionists is about to change the way Talent is Sourced with Microsoft taking it over. Everyone in the field is wondering whether it’s going to be a boon or a bane. Thus it’s the talk of the neighbourhood in the Talent Acquisition Industry.
We’ve heard rumours but let’s all take time to think about what it means for the Talent…Continue
Added by Sourcing Adda on August 2, 2016 at 8:00am — No Comments
As fellow Talent Acquisitionists we’re constantly focused on meeting our targets by recruiting the needles from the haystack with the desired calibre. While that’s good we also need to be aware of the changing scenario across the Globe and how it can affect the Indian Market.
Staying updated about such developments poses a problem when we’re constantly flooded with information. Even a simple process of selective attention is hindered and choosing what information to retain becomes…Continue
Added by Sourcing Adda on July 26, 2016 at 8:07am — No Comments
Digitalisation has always been a favourite topic for discussions and as Talent Acquisitionist’s we constantly hear of Digitalisation in HR and its effects. But have you stopped to think for yourself about digitalisation?
If not then here’s a chance to express your views because we @SourcingAdda are one step ahead. We’ve had a discussion on, “Digitalisation in HR” for our popular Wednesday discussions upon the suggestion of our Mumbai Group member Ravi and here’s what we…Continue
Added by Sourcing Adda on July 20, 2016 at 7:02am — No Comments
The WhatsApp Group Chat addressed a common challenge that Talent Acquisitionists, Recruiters and of course HRs face currently when it comes to MNC hires. Sourcing ADDA being a community for Talent Acquisitionists, Recruiters and HRs with a focus on the Indian Recruitment sphere we’re glad to host our popular Wednesday discussion sessions that address such challenges.
The most important aspect of such sessions is when members have questions that they would like to get answers too.…Continue
Added by Sourcing Adda on July 12, 2016 at 7:50am — No Comments
The long awaited annual event of Sourcing ADDA i.e. #TASCON16 began with an excitement unlike before at #TASCON15 as it was conducted on a grand scale. What makes this event unique is the eye catching Tag line, “A Conference Designed by Recruiters for Recruiters.” There were several activities conducted prior to and live at the event so let’s begin...…Continue
Added by Sourcing Adda on July 12, 2016 at 6:06am — No Comments
The weekly Whats App Group Chat Wednesday Discussions just got so much more interesting with a topic that wasn’t spoken about until now. It was surprising how we’ve not really thought about it or had a discussion on before now while we were aware of a possible development in the Talent Acquisition Industry that we’re all passionate about.
Luckily our weekly…Continue
Added by Sourcing Adda on July 4, 2016 at 9:00am — No Comments
We’ve been into the Talent Acquisition Industry for quite some time and we’re familiar with the tools & techniques that are commonly used by most of us. But would you like to know about the other Tools & Techniques that are available?
If you’re answer is yes, then you’d like to know about the #SourcingChat on, “…Continue
Added by Sourcing Adda on July 1, 2016 at 7:00am — No Comments