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Recruitment

5 top tips for posting a great job ad

What makes a job ad compelling to candidates? Our Head of Social Media shares his top tips on crafting a great ad that converts candidates to...

Inside Teamtailor

Meet the Team: Salma Thorarinsson

Our wonderful International KAM discusses her role at Teamtailor, her experience as a candidate and what she enjoys most about being a member of the...

Product updates

Show more information with custom fields

Our latest update gives you the possibility to create custom fields for jobs and share information internally or externally.

Inside Teamtailor

Book Lovers' Day at Teamtailor

As it's Book Lovers' Day we asked the Teamtailor Book Club to tell us a bit about their favourite book as well as what's next on their to-read list!

Inside Teamtailor

Meet the Team: Adam de Lancey

Our marvellous KAM for Team UK discusses his role at Teamtailor, his experience as a candidate and what he enjoys most about being a member of the...

Inside Teamtailor

Meet the Team: Matthieu Daniel

Meet Matthieu! Our brilliant sales rep for the French market discusses his role at Teamtailor, hobbies outside of work and his experience as a...

Employer Branding

5 top tips to make your Employer Brand shine!

Employer Branding has become crucial to any brand – not only for attracting talent, but retaining it too. Read our top 5 tips to make your EB shine!

Inside Teamtailor

Meet the Team: Athanasios

Our fantastic Sales Team Lead discusses his role at Teamtailor, PRIDE, hiring more inclusively and creating a supportive workspace for LGBTQIA+...

Product updates

Analytics: Brand new reports

New report for jobs and employees, and a new feature to tailor your reports so that you and your team always can keep track of what's important to...

Inside Teamtailor

Meet the Team: Ieva Andriusyte

Meet Ieva! Our wonderful People Experience Specialist discusses her role at Teamtailor, her experience as a candidate and her top tip for HR...

Product updates

New employee dashboard

The new dashboard introduces new functionality and a new design that encourages your employees to engage in your recruitment and get closer to the...

Recruitment

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Product updates

Improved application flow

It’s here — your new application flow. The new application form has a modern approach that is even more optimised for candidates than the previous...

Recruitment

Hiring the next generation

Millennials are the future of the job market and it’s crucial to understand how best to attract this talent and tailor your recruitment strategy to...

Product updates

Career sites in multiple languages

This new solution is perfect for companies that want to broaden their marketing towards candidates speaking other languages. With this smart feature,...

Recruitment

The Ideal Recruitment Process – according to science

Our partner, Alva Labs, explore how science and research can help predict job success and maximize your chance of choosing the right candidate for...

Product updates

New user roles

We have updated the available user roles in Teamtailor, which will give you increased control over who has access to certain information, and if they...

Recruitment

Adway Live: The Evolution of the ATS

Hiring has changed a lot in recent years. Here are the top takeaways from Adway's live stream recent live stream on the evolution of the ATS!

Product updates

Analytics: New job reports 🎉

Only the best for the world’s best users ❤️Our product team has completely revamped your job report to ensure you and your team have the best data...

Product updates

The new Connect 🎉

It's here. The feature we are so proud to offer to our users and their candidates — is here in a new form. We want you to deepen your relationship...

Candidate Experience

Candidate Experience: Our Survey Says…

Understanding the candidate experience can be difficult – a simple survey can be a great way to get some valuable feedback and improve your processes!

Product updates

Stay safe with Spacetailor 🚀

Spacetailor is an app created to help companies create a safer work environment and limit crowds. Set the maximum capacity for every office, and...

Product updates

New: Internal recruitment in Teamtailor

Post jobs only for your colleagues to see, or post public jobs and see which candidates are internal in an instant. Our latest update gives you all...

Product updates

Safe office checkins with Spacetailor 🚀

Spacetailor is an app created to help companies create a safer work environment and limit crowds. Set the maximum capacity for every office, and...

HR

Keep Cultivating that Culture

As time passes, it becomes harder to maintain the same motivation to come up with activities that will nurture the relationships between co-workers.

Product updates

Use Teamtailor in Swedish 🎈

We've just added the option to use Teamtailor fully in Swedish for all our users. The language options are available as an account setting for all...

HR

4 ways to improve your work-life balance

The growing pressure of a more demanding work culture has amplified our focus on mental health. How can you ensure you have a healthy work-life...

employee engagement

Embracing Employee Engagement

Having happy employee's is something all companies should strive for. But that doesn't automatically mean that you have a high level of employee...

Candidate Experience

How best to avoid candidate ghosting

Candidate ghosting is a relatively new trend, but one that can negatively impact your recruitment. Here are some of the best ways to minimize the...

Recruitment

HR Trends in the New Normal

As things have — and are — changing rapidly, so are the best practices for HR. These are the trends that recruiters should follow in 2020.

Recruitment

Culture comes first!

We recently ran a poll and asked our network what they deemed to be most important to showcase to candidates. Culture was the overwhelming favourite!

HR

5 Must-Have SaaS Tools in 2020

There are hundreds of SaaS tools on the market today. It can be hard knowing where to start when choosing which ones are best for your company.

Recruitment

Why companies are embracing anonymous hiring

More so than ever, companies are beginning to understand the importance of keeping a fair hiring process. This is where anonymous hiring comes into...

HR

Is lockdown fuelling toxic productivity?

Using time wisely and striving to be productive is all well and good . But when this productivity becomes toxic, it's time to stop and reasses.

Recruitment

The pros of proactive recruitment

To stand a chance in today's candidate-driven market you need to plan ahead. Proactive – not reactive – recruitment is the way to go!

Candidate Experience

What do candidates look for in career sites?

What makes someone decide to hit that "apply" button on career sites? We've compiled the key factors candidates look at when looking for a new job.

HR

Mental Health in the Workplace

With uncertainty making its way into just about everything we do at the moment, Mental Health Awareness week is more important than ever

Product updates

New content block: Infographics

Improve the look of your career sites and campaign pages with the brand new Infographics block. Highlight the numbers that are important to your...

Recruitment

4 Interview Questions to Ask as a Candidate

Imagine you’ve just finished an interview – it’s gone pretty well. But now that it's your turn to ask the questions, just what should you be asking?

Product updates

New: External recruiters

We’re happy to announce that we just released External Recruiter — the best feature to collaborate and recruit together. Communicate with the...

Candidate Experience

Making a move on Millennials

Millennials are changing the corporate culture! Like it or not - they can, and will, ask for more from their employer than previous generations.

Product updates

New: Automatic candidate deletion

There are several reasons why your talent pool should consist of relevant candidates only. It helps your team focus on the right people, but it's...

Product updates

New: Pages for your locations

Companies that have offices in different locations might be able to offer candidates different things. Candidates that are interested in working at a...

HR

Inclusive Leadership: Is it effective?

The 'commanding leader' is become increasingly less effective in the workplace. Read on to discover why Inclusive Leadership is becoming so popular.

Product updates

New: Manage your employees in Teams 🎉

With our latest update, you’ll be able to set up teams based on departments, roles and locations. A smart and new way of managing your employees and...

Product updates

New: Video meetings 🎥

More and more people are working from home right now, and we want to do everything we can to make that easier for all of our users, and their...

Product updates

New content block: Tile & Link

The new Tile & Link block makes it possible for you to link to great content on other sites, while looking amazing 😍 Add images to your links, or...

Product updates

New: Unbiased candidate screening 🏆

With our latest product release, we've made it possible for you to screen candidates without any risk of bias or prejudice. If you set any stage to...

Product updates

Improved notification settings 🎈

There's almost nothing better than getting a notification of a candidate messaging back, or a new application. Notifications are wonderful to get,...

Product updates

Dark mode in the mobile app 🖤

We're introducing dark mode to the Teamtailor mobile app. If your phone is set to dark mode in its general settings, the Teamtailor app will...

Product updates

New: Use Teamtailor in French

Bonjour! We are very excited to present this brand new update to you, which is a first ever for us. We can now offer our platform in French 🚀 

Inside Teamtailor

We just raised €5 million 🚀

We're so happy to announce that we have raised €5 million to support our product development and international growth 🎉This means that we can...

Product updates

New: Install Teamtailor on your computer

You can now use Teamtailor as an app on your computer. This will allow you to focus only on your recruitment without any distractions. The app...

Product updates

Add regions to your locations 🌎

Our latest feature makes it possible for you to add regions to your locations 🚀 Categorize them just as you like. Maybe you want to sort them in...

Recruitment

Create effective recruiting email templates

Designing recruiting email templates will help you streamline your communications and give applicants the best candidate experience

Recruitment

4 ways to build an attractive employer brand

Read four ways to build an attractive employer brand. Create an attractive employer brand in order to attract and retrain the best candidates.

Product updates

Introducing Interview Kits 🎉

This kit completes all parts of the interview process to help you keep your process consistent, collaborative, and candidate-centric. Adopt this kit...

Product updates

Teamtailor launches partnership with Oneflow

By adding our newly-released Oneflow trigger to a stage in your recruitment process, you can automatically use and create drafts of contracts and...

Product updates

Customise your Teamtailor Dashboard!

In order to help you optimise your efforts and focus on what’s important to you, we’ve made it possible for you to customise your dashboard to your...

Recruitment

An Open Letter to Recruiters

Speaking to fellow graduates, I learned that my experience has not been unique – many feel that something needs to be done to change the status quo.

Product updates

Custom Fields have arrived!

Keep your recruitment customized and structured with our newly-released "Custom fields" feature! 

Product updates

Notifications and Reactions on mobile

We’ve added a Notifications tab to our mobile app, in-app notifications, and emoji reactions on notes! All to help you recruit better with Teamtailor.

Recruitment

7 recruitment metrics you should be tracking

Start tracking these 7 recruitment metrics in order to implement a data-driven assessment of the effectiveness of your recruitment process.

Recruitment

Recruiting Tips to help you go mobile

Recruiters need to adopt mobile recruitment for faster, better communication with candidates. Here are a few ways to do so.

Recruitment

Reach Passive talent with Teamtailor

These five ways effectively target the growing pool of passive talent to convert them into active candidates through Teamtailor.

Recruitment

Teamtailor’s new partnership with Zinc

Our integration with Zinc allows you to automatically collect references and extract unique candidate insights – directly in Teamtailor. 

Recruitment

13 recruiting hacks to grow your talent pool

We’ve gathered 13 recruiting hacks for you to adopt today to help you boost the number of quality applications in your pipe and help your team grow.

Candidate Experience

5 ways HR Tech boosts Candidate Experience

HR tech helps companies prioritise candidates. Here are our top tips on how to leverage tech to create a positive candidate experience.

Product updates

Introducing “Tag Manager”

Keep track and manage your tags in your Tag Manager in Teamtailor. Click on “Settings” and then “Tag Manager" in the menu on the left-hand side. 

Product updates

New Analytics feature: Jobs Overview

The more data, the better decisions, right? We’re excited to announce a totally new set of data available for all our wonderful admin users! 

Recruitment

Five ways HR Tech boosts Candidate Experience

Long and unclear recruitment processes are a major turn-off for candidates. HR tech provides a lot of opportunities to turn things around. Here are...

Product updates

Get the Teamtailor App on Android 👏

Get the Teamtailor App on Android! Keep your ATS in your pocket to improve candidate experience and make quicker hires.

Add multiple locations to a job ad

You can now add several locations to one job ad in Teamtailor! This way, you don’t have to go through the hassle of publishing several of the same...

Product updates

Emoji reactions got us like 😍

Emojis elicit positive emotional response, and bridge the gap between what we write and what we actually want to say. We’re making it possible to...

Product updates

Schedule when your Triggers activate ⏳

We’re making it possible to add delays to triggers! This feature helps you customise the way candidates move through your pipeline in a way that...

Product updates

New: SMS candidates in our mobile app!

Attracting candidates means meeting them where they are. And, meeting them where they are means communicating with them through channels they use...

Product updates

Market your Departments with custom pages 🤩

Highlighting the unique parts and people in your company improves your employer brand and is vital in attracting and converting candidates. That’s...

Product updates

Manage candidates in Jobs on our app

Making recruitment simpler means making mobile recruitment smooth. We’ve just updated our mobile app to do just that, making it possible to manage...

Product updates

How to make the most of the Candidate card

Make the most of the Candidate Card feature in Teamtailor to get to know your candidates and seamlessly work with your recruiting team to make a...

Recruitment

Recruiting Trends - 2019 Edition

There’s a lot of buzz around employer branding, and for good reason. We’ve scaled down 2019's top 5 recruiting trends and tips to stay ahead of the...

Product updates

New: Smart Schedule just got even smarter 🚀

We are now presenting a lot of new updates to our Smart Schedule 🎉In short, Smart Schedule is like a new and improved version of a calendar. It's...

Recruitment

Inspiration for your next job ad 💡

It’s not always easy to know where to start when creating a job ad. You know what you’re looking for, but how do you communicate it to your potential...

Employer Branding

Tips and tricks for your career site 🎨

What type of content should you have on your career page? How can you optimize the conversion and capture the interest of the candidates? Here’s some...

Product updates

New: Timeline block for all your milestones

Hear ye, hear ye! We are presenting a brand new design block 🚀 We're adding even more blocks to our editor, to make sure that you can make your site...

Product updates

New: Add a FAQ block to your site

We are now giving you the possibility to give your candidates all the answers to their frequently asked questions, by adding a FAQ block. Make sure...

Product updates

New: Testimonials from your employees

It's a brand new block that can be added to your career site, and let you emphasize your employees and let them do the talking. This will improve...

Recruitment

Why you need to analyze Time to Hire

By measuring your Time to Hire, you'll make sure that you're able to see the entire process from the candidate's perspective. How long are your...

Product updates

New: Add your pages to your navigation

Now you can add your campaign pages to your main navigation, giving you the chance to increase traffic to those pages. Form your career web the way...

Product updates

New: Integration with Google Tag Manager

Google Tag Manager is a free service that simplifies working with tags and scripts. With Google Tag Manager, you can collect all of your scripts in...

Product updates

New: Advertise your job ads on Snapchat

We're always adding new great channels to our Promote, to make sure that you stay on top of your recruitment. With Teamtailor, you can reach the best...

Product updates

New: Merge candidate profiles

Now we're launching the opportunity for you to merge candidate profiles in to one profile. If a candidate applies with the same email address and/or...

Product updates

New: Improved Data & Privacy for candidates

We believe all candidates should have control of their data. So our product team has created a brand new feature called Data & Privacy. Now...

Product updates

Support now available in Finnish

At Customer Success, we help our users with their questions and inform them about our platform. Our priority is to have the most satisfied customers...

Product updates

New: New navigation and new colors

We have launched our new menu that our product team has developed to make sure that you can work as efficiently as possible. We strive to create a...

Product updates

New: Brand new dashboard tailored for you

There's nothing like a fresh and good looking dashboard, that instantly gives you all the information you need for your work. Our product team has...

Inside Teamtailor

Meet Julia, our new Content Specialist

My name is Julia and I joined Teamtailor just recently as Content Specialist. My responsibility is to provide our clients with feedback and help them...

Product updates

Automate your recruitment with Smart Move

We’re giving you a feature that means you can truly save time and automate your recruitment. Based on the questions you ask in a recruitment process,...

Product updates

New: Get your work done with Todos

Checklists help us all remember things we have to do, and keep us more organised. They make us more efficient and our work more structured. With this...

Product updates

New: GDPR features in Teamtailor

General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is the new regulation from the EU that will go into effect the 25th of May this year. The GDPR affects...

Product updates

4 things you need to do for the GDPR

General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is the new regulation from the EU that will go into effect the 25th of May this year. The GDPR affects...

Product updates

How to set up data retention settings

When you first activate your GDPR features, you will go through a setup guide, to make sure that you handle all existing candidates before you set up...

Product updates

New: Copy a job ad

Now we're releasing a feature that makes it possible to copy another job ad. This way you'll be able to start with a copy, so that you can post new...

Product updates

New: Quick navigation

Do you know exactly which job ad you want to look at? Which candidate you want to navigate to? Now you can work even faster with our new quick...

Product updates

New: Reach your candidates with SMS

Our brand new feature lets you communicate with your candidates with SMS. Make sure you shorten the communication loops and recruit more efficiently....

Product updates

New: Get free photos in Teamtailor

Can’t find the right photo for your career site, job ad or campaign page? No worries. Our latest update means you’ll have thousands of photos to...

Product updates

How to recruit together with your team

Communicate more efficiently through your recruitment to recruit better and avoid misunderstandings. Get some inspiration on how to collaborate!🎈

Product updates

New: Collaborate with your team

Our new update makes it possible for you and your hiring team to communicate and collaborate in Teamtailor.

Introducing: Pages

Introducing Pages, a feature that will make your recruiting better and even more fun. Let your creativity flow as you’re creating new pages for your...

Product updates

October Updates 🎈

Brand new updates from October. Check them out!

Product updates

Improved site editor

Check out our new updates – giving our users more options to make their career site personal and modern. Let your personality show with these...

Product updates

Our 12 favorite updates so far this year

We firmly believe in making sure that our customers are in the forefront of their recruiting. These are our 12 favorite updates of our product so far...

Product updates

New: Customize what you share

With todays release you can customize exactly what to share with the external part, share what is the most relevant.

Product updates

Introducing: Employee Dashboard

We're introducing Employee Dashboard. Get more employee referrals from your employees and make it easier to share your open jobs.

Product updates

Say it with a GIF!

GIFs when communicating with a candidate? Yes! Make your brand stand out even more and make your candidate smile.

Product updates

Product update: Chrome Extension

Source candidates without leaving the page you are on with Teamtailor Sourcing, an extension for Chrome.

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