From Operational Recruiting to Strategic Talent Acquisition

Executives often assume that recruiting technology and outsourcing investments will generate automatic returns. However, these investments alone provide limited or no impact. To build an effective recruiting function, companies should instead focus on prioritizing high-return recruiting activities, sourcing and building talent pipelines, optimizing recruiting processes, and building next-generation recruiter capabilities. We provide in-depth yet practical decision and implementation support to help you improve candidate slate quality and reduce time to fill for critical positions.

LinkedIn & CEB Webinar Replay

Transform your recruiting function to succeed in today's work environment.

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Branding for Influence

Receive greater returns from your employment branding investments by branding for influence rather than appeal.

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The Why of Gen Y

Learn how to tailor the employee lifecycle to drive performance among Millennials, the fastest-growing talent segment today.

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Quality of Hire

One in five hires is a "bad hire". Hiring candidates with "network fit" can improve quality of hire by 30%.

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Assess Your Function

The Recruiting Maturity Diagnostic scores functional effectiveness and provides step-by-step guidance for how to advance.

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Q3 Global Workforce Insights

Globally, intent to stay increases and job-seeking activity declines, driven by a massive decline in the United States.

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What Our Members Are Saying

CEB Recruiting Leadership Council's executive forum on Next-Generation Recruiter Capabilities was one of the most informative and action-rich meetings I have attended. The combination of best practice research, quantitative analysis, and executive-to-executive peer discussion will accelerate my initiatives significantly."

PNC FinancialMelissa Mounce, Director, Talent Acquisition

CEB Recruiting Leadership Council provided brilliant resources in support of my...Candidate Hiring Process. Having this now/before the upcoming January 31 launch gives me opportunity to review the resources and coach my team as they ask questions and look for answers. I am sure this is going to make ours a better project, allowing a more efficient use of our project time, and driving us toward a great solution."

EcoLabJeanne Ritterson, Talent Acquisition Specialist

CEB Recruiting Leadership Council's meeting was an invaluable investment of my time. Having direct access to CEB Recruiting Leadership Council's research and the real life-experiences of my peers made for an incredible developmental experience. I look forward to the next meeting and would highly suggest participation in future sessions to my peers who are committed to increasing their overall effectiveness as talent acquisition leaders."

Michael L. Cox, Global Staffing Leader, eBay, Inc.