With U.S. unemployment rates below 4% according to the BLS, recruiters today are working harder than ever to find top talent. The last thing recruiters need is to waste their time pursuing the wrong recruitment sources for candidates.
This is just one area in which talent analytics plays a huge role in improving the speed and quality of a recruitment team.
While traditional applicant tracking systems (ATS) can provide some data that are used when analyzing recruitment teams’ effectiveness, they only tell a portion of the story such as time to fill and recruitment source used.
Talent analytics go beyond ATS data to look at the bigger picture by pulling in data from sourcing, hires, onboarding, retention, cost, and even CRM or project management tools you use to manage your hiring process. Continue reading