65+ Mind-Blowing Artificial Intelligence Statistics

artificial intelligence statisticsArtificial intelligence may seem like a new edition to the business world– but it’s already transformed the way we sell B2B products and services. Early adopters of AI have achieved significant benefits – including increased efficiency, cost reduction, improved customer experience, revenue growth, and more.

But, many businesses still question the effectiveness and practicality of AI. If you’re skeptical about AI, today’s blog post is for you.  Continue reading “65+ Mind-Blowing Artificial Intelligence Statistics”

The Recruiter’s Guide to Candidate Database Management

candidate database managementRecent spikes in job growth have led to an increasingly competitive hiring landscape. Consequently, the dynamic between hiring organizations and candidates has become more and more candidate-driven.

Although a candidate-driven job market is great for job seekers, it can often make a recruiter’s job much more difficult.  Think about it, as a recruiter, if you’re not proactively searching for candidates, your ideal employees are getting scooped up by other, fast-acting recruiters. Continue reading “The Recruiter’s Guide to Candidate Database Management”

August 2018 B2B Blog Post Round-Up

august b2b blog post round upWelcome to our August B2B blog post round-up. If you’re new to the ZoomInfo blog—welcome! The B2B blog post round-up series highlights the work our writers have produced for outside publications. Our round-ups feature well-known publications, industry favorites, and lesser-known, up-and-coming websites.

Today’s B2B blog post round-up features content about sales productivity, influencer marketing, buyer personas, and much more. Let’s get right into it! Continue reading “August 2018 B2B Blog Post Round-Up”

The Beginner’s Guide to Inbound Recruiting

inbound recruiting guideModern recruiters must evolve their candidate sourcing strategies to meet current job search trends or they risk being left behind. The latest tactic modern recruiters should know about? A creative digital strategy known as inbound recruiting.

In simple terms, inbound recruiting is the method of developing online content to attract and engage qualified candidates. If you think that sounds more like a marketing task, you aren’t wrong. As candidates perform more in-depth research about potential employers, recruiters must think like digital content marketers to fill the recruiting pipeline. Continue reading “The Beginner’s Guide to Inbound Recruiting”

Candidate Sourcing for the Modern Recruiter [Infographic]

candidate sourcing modern recruiterIn a recent ZoomInfo blog post, we declared that strategic candidate sourcing was not, in fact, dead. Instead, we proposed that technological advances have simply changed the way recruiters find and retain top talent.

Today, we dive a little deeper and explore the modern candidate sourcing landscape. Our hope is that you can use this infographic and the information it contains to inform and evolve your current candidate sourcing strategy. Continue reading “Candidate Sourcing for the Modern Recruiter [Infographic]”

July 2018 B2B Blog Post Round-Up

b2b blog post round-upWelcome—or, welcome back—to our monthly blog post round-up. Our round-up blog posts are a series in which we highlight the best work our writers have contributed to outside publications. We cover topics related to sales, marketing, recruiting, and business—just as we do on our own B2B blog.

July’s round-up covers topics such as storytelling as a recruiting tactic, employee advocacy, marketing metrics, SEO, and so much more. Let’s get into it! Continue reading “July 2018 B2B Blog Post Round-Up”

18 Jokes for Recruiters and Hiring Managers

recruiting jokesWe get it, recruiting can be tough—especially in today’s competitive hiring market. The reality is, as a recruiter, you’re competing with thousands of other recruiters for the same batch of high-quality candidates.

In any given day, a recruiter must focus on building strong relationships with both job seekers and hiring managers and put in the effort to stay organized, keep track of scheduling information, minute candidate details, and hiring preferences. Continue reading “18 Jokes for Recruiters and Hiring Managers”

10 Recruiting Blogs to Bookmark Today

top recruiting blogsAs a busy recruiter, you don’t have much time in your day to spend reading articles and recruiting blogs. After all, you’re sourcing candidates, scheduling interviews, and combing through resumes. We get that.

But there’s something to be said for taking a quick break during the day to catch up on the latest trends, best practices, and breaking industry news. We won’t go as far as to say you should forgo important tasks to do some light reading—but we definitely recommend taking a well-deserved break once in a while to check out the leading resources for recruiters. Continue reading “10 Recruiting Blogs to Bookmark Today”

42 Tweets from the 2018 Growth Acceleration Summit

2018 Growth Acceleration SummitOn June 18th, 2018 ZoomInfo held the 3rd annual Growth Acceleration Summit—a premier B2B sales and marketing conference that allows the best and brightest in the industry to network, learn, and enjoy the city of Boston.

This year’s professional event featured industry legends, experts, and best-selling authors like Earvin “Magic” Johnson, Jay Baer, Grant Cardone, Neil Patel, and Michael Brenner. Attendees learned about a variety of topics, listened to never-before-heard stories, and walked away with the most actionable, ground-breaking tips on team alignment and productivity. Continue reading “42 Tweets from the 2018 Growth Acceleration Summit”

The Attendee’s Guide to B2B Event Preparation

b2b event preparationIndustry trade shows and professional events are an excellent way to learn new skills, network with others, and revive your creativity. But, these events can also be overwhelming—with multiple tracks, different sessions to choose from, and long days filled with non-stop activities. Because most industry events come with a cost—time away from your desk, budget, travel, etc.—attendees must be sure they’re prepared ahead of time.

So, if you’re planning to attend a work event in the near future, keep reading. Today we teach you everything there is to know about B2B event preparation—so you can get the most out of your next trade show or industry event. Let’s get into it! Continue reading “The Attendee’s Guide to B2B Event Preparation”