Align Your Organization Around Meaningful Analytics

Terry Elliott Products & Technology, Tips & Tricks

Analytics are usually provided with most modern systems for managing business processes like sales, marketing, recruiting and project management.  Typically, they appear in the form of dashboards and reports.  However, we think that the analytics component of most process management systems is one of the most under-utilized features of these systems.  For example, in the stack of Jobscience’ customer suggestions …

Staffing Hacks: Time Saved is Money Earned

Jeff Paquette Products & Technology

If staffing firms are searching for greater efficiency, spending countless hours chasing time cards and manually entering data each week won’t help. In my numerous conversations with staffing firms across North America, I am continuously amazed at how many firms still follow a manual process. Manual data entry promotes a higher risk of error. This risk is increased if the staffing firm …

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AI Makes Recruiting Simple

Jeff Paquette Products & Technology

With the vast number of applications available for staffing companies to use, it can be quite cumbersome and time consuming for recruiters to manually parse through millions of resumes to find top tier talent. However, with the rise of advanced technology flooding recruitment, hiring professionals are now beginning to accept help from artificial intelligence to reduce time on tedious tasks …

AI for Staffing: Get Ahead with Your Data

Michael Isinger Products & Technology

AI is becoming more prevalent within the ATS space – providing recruiters better intelligence with recommended decisions or tasks and filtering out the worst candidates or progressing the best candidates through your workflow based on algorithms against your data. But these algorithms are only as good as the data present. The next big challenge I see is going to be …

The Next Chapter: Recruitment KPI Forecasting Systems

Terry Elliott Products & Technology

Jobscience provides recruitment marketing, recruiting and contingent workforce management systems for agencies and direct employers in thirty-two languages worldwide. In this article, I would like to summarize what we expect to accomplish with a major project that is underway.  Our company is working on a forecasting program that uses Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) to provide guidance in achieving our customer’s …

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Life As An ISV Salesforce Partner

Alastair Murray Products & Technology

When compared to alternatives faced by vendors on other platforms, the benefits of building an application on Salesforce cannot be overstated. The Force.com platform gives independent software vendor (ISVs) like Jobscience a unique advantage because of its ultra-stable and secure foundation to build applications on. Most importantly, it includes a wealth of powerful “out of the box” features such as: …

Artificial Intelligence: Will It Destroy or Create Jobs?

Jill Phillips Products & Technology

In the first quarter of the 19th century, a series of violent revolts in England were perpetrated by the Luddites, textile laborers gravely concerned about the degradation of their jobs and working conditions in the midst of the Industrial Revolution. These disgruntled workers smashed, burned and destroyed weaving machines used to make fabric and clothing. While their arguments were mostly …