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Indeed Dominates External Sources of Hire, Survey Finds

Austin, Texas-based job search engine Indeed continues to reign over external candidate sourcing for talent acquisition, providing more than six times as many interviews as the next largest external source—and nearly two and half times as many hires as all the other top-branded job sites combined. See full article on SHRM

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JUN 1 2017

A Countdown of the Top 7 Ways to Get Hired

If you’ve been looking for a job and aren’t having much luck in your search, it’s time to change what you’re doing. SilkRoad, a provider of talent activation technology, released their “Top Sources of Hire 2017” report which lists the top seven sources of new hires. The results might surprise you – and help you […]

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MAY 26 2017

Employer referrals remain a key way to hire and retain talent

SilkRoad, a global talent activation firm, says employee referrals remain the largest source of new hires. The company’s annual report, Sources of Hire 2017: Where the Candidate Journey Begins, showed that referrals brought in 30% of new hires, and that 45% of hires were internal referrals. Researchers analyzed aggregated data from 1,000 small, midsize and […]

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SilkRoad Research: Employee Referrals Remain King, Deliver 1/3 of all Hires

Among external sources, Indeed produces twice the hires of all other sources combined CHICAGO – May 25, 2017 – SilkRoad (.silkroad.com), a global leader in Talent Activation, today released Sources of Hire 2017, its annual report designed to guide companies in finding the best candidates. Analyzing millions of data points collected through the SilkRoad Recruiting […]

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Newlink Awarded Highest Honor in 2017 SilkRoad Talent Activation Awards

General Electric Company, Mediabrands, TRI Pointe Group honored for exceptional talent activation program elements ORLANDO, Fla. – (May 9, 2017) – SilkRoad, a global leader in Talent Activation, today announced the winners of the SilkRoad 2017 Talent Activation Awards, created to honor outstanding employer branding and design, innovative candidate-to-new hire experiences, and strategic excellence in […]

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Talent Management Evolves to Talent Activation with Newly Unveiled SilkRoad Activate

ORLANDO, Fla. – May 8, 2017 – Today from its 2017 Connections user conference, SilkRoad (www.silkroad.com), a global leader in Talent Activation, unveiled its innovative technology, SilkRoad Activate which evolves Talent Management to Talent Activation. The first commercially available HR technology to truly activate employees for better business outcomes, SilkRoad Activate is an engagement platform […]

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APR 10 2017

Undercover Recruiter (State of Talent)

HR technologies that cater to both HR and the workforce result in more engaged, empowered workers. - See more at: http://www.hrotoday.com/news/engaged-workforce/activating-employees/#sthash.Xu9dhl3X.dpuf

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APR 10 2017

5 HR Talent Trends for 2017

SilkRoad recently published its “2017 State of Talent” report examining more than 1,300 responses to surveys targeting HR professionals. The report forecasts the top talent trends for 2017, and a consistent theme emerged: the growing practice of moving beyond traditional talent management activities to create an employee journey that attracts and motivates talent to achieve better business outcomes. This process is known as talent activation.

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MAR 9 2017

SilkRoad’s State of Talent 2017: Goodbye Processes and Transactions; Hello Employee Experiences

New research shows 53% of HR professionals report higher employee engagement through better onboarding, details other top challenges and opportunities in 2017 CHICAGO – March 9, 2017 – SilkRoad (www.silkroad.com), a global leader in Talent Activation, today announced its “2017 State of Talent” report, providing in-depth analysis of the issues that matter most to HR […]

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FEB 14 2017

SilkRoad Integrates Talent Activation Services Across Microsoft Cloud and Productivity Solutions

Delivering modern Talent Activation cloud solutions to people-centric businesses worldwide CHICAGO – February 14, 2017 – SilkRoad (www.silkroad.com), a global leader in Talent Activation, today announced a broad technology initiative partnering with Microsoft and leveraging its technologies to transform how businesses leverage modern cloud services to manage and streamline talent acquisition, onboarding and development processes. […]

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