What is E-Recruitment?
E-Recruitment is digital resources, specialized software programs in addition to the Internet, to improve the recruitment and hiring processes by reducing costs and administrative tasks and accessing a broader talent pool. E-Recruitment also frequently takes the form of online job boards where employees can post their resume, which then is reviewed based upon the desired skills or keywords. Employees can also search for jobs by keyword, skill, experience level, classification and location. Social media also increasingly is being used to locate or attract potential employees. Disadvantages include too many responses from unqualified candidates and computer systems that may not be able to handle the company’s or website’s application process.