Fact Or Fiction? When It Comes To Resumes, Don’t Believe Everything You Read

Talentsorter StaffHiring for Fit, Hiring Tips, HR

There’s an old adage which says “Fool me once, shame on you. Fool me twice, shame on me.” When it comes to resume fraud, applicants have been fooling hiring managers for years. Knowing this, any HR professional who still relies primarily on sifting through a stack of resumes as the first-level sort should be feeling some shame. The statistics are shocking; studies … Read More

Top 10 Hiring Myths: Busted

Talentsorter StaffHiring Tips, HR, Resumes

Are you hiring the best talent for your business? If you are evaluating candidates based on traditional measures, you may be making a costly mistake. We’ll help you tap the top talent and boost productivity by busting 10 popular hiring myths. Myth #1 – The position requires a candidate with at least 3-5 years’ experience It’s tempting to rely on … Read More

Why Resumes Are Bad for Recruitment

Talentsorter StaffHiring Tips, Recruitment, Resumes

resumes bad for recruitment

How effectively are résumés helping us match talent with opportunity? Let’s take a look: 80% of the workforce is in some stage of disengagement with their work…rendering an estimated 23% of payroll dollars non-productive. Only 14% of the workforce are in roles that draw from their strengths most of the time. In a recent survey, well over 90% of senior HR … Read More