Burlingame, Calf., February 27, 2012 – Jobvite, the leading recruiting platform for the social Web, will take the recruiting lessons learned from hundreds of top employers and hit the road this spring to share social recruiting tactics, tips and tricks with companies around the country. The current schedule includes events in Atlanta, Dallas and Chicago, where Jobvite executives, partners and customers will discuss how to embrace a smart social recruiting strategy or risk losing the war for talent.
Jobvite customers like Starbucks, Chiquita, TiVo, Zappos and Twitter have adopted cutting-edge social recruiting practices in order to hire the best talent. These Jobvite events offers a playbook of tactics to help companies launch and/or improve their social recruiting programs. With 89 percent of companies using social media to find and hire talent, Jobvite aims to empower HR executives across the nation with the latest and greatest social recruiting tools.
The first event stops in Atlanta and will feature prominent local social media strategist Alex Putnam, director of global talent acquisition at Case Mate. Putnam also blogs about and consults on social media practices at Social T-Rex. In 2011 he became the vice president of social media for SHRM-Atlanta.
Jobvite Future of Social Recruiting Atlanta Agenda:
“Social Recruiting is big and getting bigger, and Jobvite is hitting the road to show companies everywhere how to win in the targeted war for talent,” said Dan Finnigan, CEO at Jobvite. “Without a smart social strategy, companies will quickly get left behind and won’t be able to compete when it comes to recruiting the top-notch, career savvy staff they need to hire. We want to make sure companies everywhere have the social recruiting strategies and tools they need to stay ahead of the game.”
Interested attendees may register for Atlanta here.
Interested attendees may register for Chicago here.
Jobvite is the leading recruiting platform for the social web. Today’s fastest-growing companies use applicant tracking, recruiter CRM and social recruiting software solutions from Jobvite to target the right talent and build the best teams. Jobvite is a complete, modular Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) platform which can optimize the speed, cost-effectiveness and ease of recruiting for any company. For more information, visit www.jobvite.com.