Job Postings that Make Candidates Hit Apply Now

Too many times we receive feedback from companies saying they aren’t seeing enough applications from jobs they posted. Curiously enough though, when we post their roles, the applies come flooding in. The truth is, most people are not aware of some key things that must be in a job ad / posting if they expect…

Saying Hello and Goodbye: A Story of Agency Growth

Change is innately scary. But when you think about it, that is only because it means something new is coming – and new is wonderful. Harger Howe Advertising has changed completely over the past few years. While our leadership and account management teams have remained constant and dedicated, we have increased our social media offerings…

Attracting Female Candidates to Your Company

Recently, we ran across LinkedIn’s Gender Insights Report which details the ways and reasons why women search for and find new roles differently from their male counterparts. This is particularly important because, as the report notes, “71% of talent professionals report that achieving gender parity at their company is a top priority.” With that in…

Summer 2019 Recruitment Trends

Out with the (c)old and in with the new! With nicer weather fast approaching, it’s time to warm up your recruitment strategy. But before you run headfirst into a new season of hiring, take note of these trending topics that could impact your marketing efforts. In this blog we will break down the headlines, give…

Text to Recruit? Maybe!

If you’re active in the Talent Acquisition field, chances are you have already read the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) article “Text Recruiting Is the Future” from this past April. The blog cites one company, CDW, that instituted text message recruiting in 2017 and has had brilliant success with it in terms of speed and…

Better Ways of Screening Applicants with Indeed

Are you struggling with using Indeed to make new hires? Maybe you’re frustrated by the lack of candidates you’re receiving, or you feel as though you’re not attracting the right job seekers. It could be that you just aren’t utilizing the platform to its full potential! There are several ways to attract and screen candidates…

Small Ways You Can Encourage Inclusivity in the Workplace

It is a universal truth that everyone in the world wants to feel accepted, so why should the workplace be any different? You’re right, it shouldn’t. But sometimes, small things make a workplace less inclusive without ever intending to do so. Today, we want to talk about some of the little things you can do…

Harger Howe’s Spring/Summer 2019 Team Update

It is definitely spring! How do we know? It is raining A LOT! So far, the flowers outside of our office like that development more than us, but we have faith that sun will come soon! After all, we waited for a new winter to come in Westeros for 2 years! This spring and summer…

Up Your Game! Hashtags for Job Seekers and Recruiters

As little as five years ago, it was fairly acceptable for Recruiters, Hiring Managers and even job seekers to be “in the dark” with regard to social recruitment techniques. Today, it is expected that both sides of the coin be informed as they seek out qualified hires and worthwhile employers, which is why we compiled…