The Honeit Blog
Honeit is the all-in-one interview communication platform.
Honeit Talks with Andres Traslavina, Head of Executive Recruiting at Whole Foods Market about the modern role of Executive Search, the complex business of Whole Foods Market, the importance of recruiter phone screens, Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI), and the future of talent acquisition.
After a Honeit phone screen or video call, automatically export interview questions, answers, tags, notes and call transcripts into the Loxo applicant tracking system.
Honeit is the interview platform designed for recruiters and talent partners. After a recruiter phone screen, automatically export interview transcripts, questions, answers, tags, notes and call highlights to Lever in seconds.
Email hacks for recruiters to attract passive talent, screen candidates faster, delight busy hiring managers and accelerate job offers.
With modern candidate screening, human conversations at scale are now possible and create a better candidate and recruiter experience!
Honeit turns intake calls with hiring managers into req-specific content and audible job descriptions to go beyond text, attract passive talent, increase response rates and showcase diverse hiring managers.
Honeit was designed for recruiters by recruiters to schedule, phone screen and submit candidates in seconds!
Honeit co-founder Nick Livingston joins Rick Girard on the Hire Power Radio Podcast to break down how companies hire in 10 days. Simplifying the interview process starts with better conversations.
Matt Burzon is the Founder of The Source and Recruit Company, a recruitment consultancy offering contingent search, retained search, and inbound and outbound contract recruiting solutions that leverage best-in-class process, technology, and training to recruit exceptional talent, while often reducing agency spend by 40% or more.
Honeit was designed by recruiters and talent partners who cut their teeth in agency recruiting, scaled early stage startups and have worked at Fortune 500 companies. We understand how difficult recruiting is and have built a solution to improve the recruiter experience and in doing so, improve the candidate experience and hiring manager experience at the same time.
Recruiting intake calls (aka Hiring kick-off calls) are the most important step of the recruitment, talent acquisition and RPO process.
Dr. Laura Brunner spoke with Honeit customer Andres Traslavina about how he builds inclusivity and fairness into the executive recruiting, candidate screening and interview process at Whole Foods Market, a subsidiary of Amazon.
Steve Cadigan was the first Chief HR Officer at LinkedIn and is the Author of “Workquake”, a new book about the future of work post Covid-19.
Honeit Talks with Mike Cohen about the importance of intake calls, showcasing hiring managers to increase response rates, reducing bias and clear communication between sourcers, recruiters and hiring managers.
Angie Verros is the Founder of sourcing as a service and sourcing technology strategy firm, Vaia Talent. She is a strategic talent acquisition leader and global keynote speaker who is passionate about people and technology.
The Honeit ROI calculator helps you see how much time and money can be saved by using Honeit to schedule calls, phone screen candidates and submit candidate summaries to hiring managers.
Honeit talks with Regan Brown about breaking the rules, trying new tools, talent optimization, and working in a family-owned recruiting business.
Raine Lunke is a talent acquisition leader with 15 years of experience. Her recruiting firm reinvented itself by trying new technology.
Watch how top sales recruiters screen and submit top sales talent. Conversations are essential to recruit and hire the best candidates.
Adam Kail is the Founder & CEO at Harrison Grey Search, a specialized Executive Search firm that builds great companies with great people.
HoneIt is listed in four categories in the SmartRecruiters marketplace, including recruitment marketing, conversational hiring and analytics.
Alex Trufin, former Best Buy GM turned Executive Recruiter joins us today to talk about his journey as a founder and scaling his Executive Search business during COVID.
Professional Baseball player turned Engineering Recruiter, Michael Santoro talks about tools and techniques to stay competitive in the sport of recruiting.
Few would describe recruiting as high-touch right now. But it can be. And it’s not all about automation. It’s about automating the right parts to free up recruiters to focus on human conversations, rapport and restoring trust in recruiting.
The best recruiters use Honeit to search specific questions, candidate answers, call transcripts, which you can easily show to your hiring manager and reduce their time spent on the front end of the process
Now we come to the promise of the modern recruiting: real-time conversations, with real-time interview data, where recruiters bring real value through true, honest, human conversations.
Pre-COVID, the recruiting industry was buzzing about pre-recorded interviews, chat-bots and one-way video interviews. Post-COVID, recruiter engagement, hiring manager engagement and human conversations are essential.
How would you solve a skills gap? The short answer is to think of your tech stack in a skills context, which is what Josh Bersin is moving people towards. The real answer requires a little bit more work.
Audio is powerful and on the rise for everyone. Attract diverse talent with audible job previews, shared in seconds after recruiting intake calls.
Recording job interviews, and giving hiring teams a way to “check the tape,” is a core way to bring transparency to recruiting and hiring.
Trust is a very obvious human-to-human condition. It’s built by conversations and time and relationships and showing up for the other side. How can SaaS help with that?
Recruiter intelligence is the fundamental value that recruiters bring to the hiring process. Info captured during intake calls & phone screens.
Recruiter soundbites are quick hits from a recruiter phone screen — 2 to 4 minutes — that the hiring manager and other stakeholders can hear between meetings, on the treadmill, whatever.
Executive Recruiters are calling Honeit Software “Zoom for Recruiting”. Honeit turns phone or video calls into talent intelligence.
Honeit CEO Nick Livingston was recently featured on the Recruiting Trailblazers podcast. Nick had the chance to talk with Marcus Edwardes about interview soundbites and the future of recruiting and hiring.
Soundbites, or quick highlights from a phone or video conversation with a candidate, could be the future of recruiting. When done right, they will save hiring managers both time and money. So, what does “doing it right” look like?
How do you train junior recruiters and clone your best recruiters? Recruiting works according to Pareto: 80% of output is from 20% of people.
Hiring managers have a huge role in recruiting. But when we talk about recruiting or HR technology, we tend to focus on the candidate and the recruiter. What do hiring managers want?
Blind candidate previews have gained some traction in the recruiting world in the last 3-5 years, specifically around DEI needs in most organizations.
One of the hallmarks of the recruiter-hiring manager relationship for about three decades has been recruiter notes, but they have no place in 2021 anymore.
Remote hiring became the norm for white-collar jobs around March 2020. How can remote hiring be tactically maximized? Honeit has a solution.
Honeit turns phone, voip and video calls into talent insights. Check out our Greenhouse ATS & CRM integration.
Business conversations have been recorded for decades for training and quality control. Job interviews are business conversations too.
Watch Mike Cohen demonstrate how to impress candidates and delight hiring managers through better phone screens and candidate presentations.
Talk to candidates and clients anywhere in the world through live video calls and video interviews with nothing to download or install.
Now only takes one phone screen for sourcers, recruiters, account managers, corporate recruiters, hiring managers to screen talent together.
Technical recruiting has long been an area that companies of all sizes struggle with, and subsequently struggle to innovate because of. What if a focus on interview collaboration could help solve this?
Steve Cadigan is the former Chief Human Resources Officer for LinkedIn and recently joined the Honeit Software advisory board.
We were flattered. One of the nicest things we’ve heard a client say about HoneIt is that we are “Calendly on steroids.” We were flattered. Calendly is an incredible product for scheduling, and has built a business which now does about $60 million a year. What does...
Synchronous interview conversations, or real conversations with two people, have not been prioritized in HR technology, but it’s the future.
Search interview transcripts, questions, answers, tags to never miss a detail and rediscover the best candidates your team has spoken with.
This post isn’t meant to be political, but we know where your focus is this week. And there’s a lot of politics in hiring processes too, so let’s discuss the overlap.
Asking better questions during recruiting intake calls will result in a better understanding of what makes a good versus great candidate.
To improve at diversity and inclusion in hiring, you need to start with the right mix of process, tech, and knowing what you’re looking for.
Based on feedback from Honeit users, we're excited to announce our latest integration with Slack. The Honeit team uses Slack to effectively communicate, to "be less busy", and to get stuff done as a remote team. We're thrilled to bring interview...
We’ve been bashing job descriptions for 10 years. What if a simple audio application could help candidates and hiring managers both get the best experience?
Video interviewing scaled rapidly. Video was already a focus of some platforms, and then coronavirus escalated it. But what about bias in video interviews?
Conversation intelligence already helps sales orgs grow revenue faster. Honeit turns recruiting and hiring conversations into interview intelligence.
Podcasts. Audiobooks. Zoom Fatigue. We’re in a more audio-driven world right now. How can phone interview technology help recruiters destress?
People are seemingly busier than ever, and that can make corralling all necessary stakeholders hard within healthcare recruitment.
Healthcare recruiting is complex. How can healthcare recruiters assess bedside manner and in-depth medical knowledge during a phone interview?
The Background: Stephen Owens is the VP of Talent Acquisition and Planning at a multi-million dollar, insurance company. As with any Talent Acquisition leader, Stephen was looking to manage costs and create awesome long-term relationships between his people and...
If we’re truly so “data-driven” these days, and companies are built by the work of individuals, and recruiting is the process by which talented individuals arrive in companies … shouldn’t interviews, which are the cornerstone of recruiting, be a form of “data” too?
Recruiting has focused extensively on candidate experience and AI and data suites of late. What about focusing on the recruiter-hiring manager relationship?
How can recruiters still make placements when hiring slows down? Candidate marketing is a powerful way to showcase talent and enhance your employer brand. Honeit makes it easy to screen and pitch candidates to prospective clients!
Using Honeit, PeopleLift was able to hire and train remote recruiters to be up-and-running and making placements in less than 30 days.
Jay Curry from TalentRobot.ai, Timothy Visconti from PeopleLift.com and Mike “Batman” Cohen discuss the impact of COVID-19 on the recruitment industry and the future of recruiting in this Honeit Talk.
Donnie and Nick dive deep on how sourcers, recruiters and hiring managers share interview intelligence for better decisions, faster. We’ll also talk about interview collaboration and how remote recruiters and hiring managers require new tools and data-driven interview communication.
Please contact us if your research team would like to utilize our phone and video interview software to schedule calls, ask structured questions, search interview data and share interview insights from COVID-19 research conversations. Market research teams use Honeit...
The Honeit team is fully remote and understand the challenges of long-distance communication and collaboration. The current COVID19 crisis has brought uncertainty to the world of recruitment and hiring. But on a positive note, Honeit has seen consistent activity from...
Honeit Talks – Watch Recruitment Guru Mike “Batman” Cohen and Honeit CEO Nick Livingston discuss the state of recruiting in 2020!
Honeit was recently featured on the Jeff Weidner Video Podcast. Jeff has held leadership roles at IBM, Monster.com and HTC.
In this episode of “Its All Recruiting,” Jim Stroud chats with Nick Livingston of Honeit to discuss how companies should be using the data gathered during interviews to train recruiters, monitor industry buzz, increase efficiencies in the recruitment process and more.
Interview collaboration enables your best, brightest (and busiest) employees to stay involved with the recruiting and hiring process.
250 HR Leaders in London voted on the most innovative recruitment technology.
Honeit believes interviews are two-way conversations, and that interview data reduces individual bias from group hiring decisions.
As a math major, I've always been a fan of numbers, data and patterns. As an HR and talent acquisition practitioner, it's been frustrating to hear the terms 'big data' and 'artificial intelligence (ai)' thrown around so loosely. Experienced recruiters and hiring...
Honeit job previews make it easy for candidates to quickly hear about a job opportunity in the hiring manager’s own voice.
Audible job descriptions make it easy for candidates to quickly hear about a job opportunity in the hiring manager’s own words.
Make the most of intake calls with hiring managers. After a call, create audible job descriptions in 10 seconds to increase response rates and showcase A-Players to attract A-Players.
Hiring Managers love Honeit because it helps recruiters present evidence and unbiased talent insights, instead of opinions.
We often get questions about the Honeit candidate experience. Candidates receive a branded confirmation email with a calendar attachment. Candidates dial a local phone number and enter their interview pin number. Candidates easily talk using any telephone and there's...
Honeit interview technology was designed by recruiters, for recruiters, to schedule, screen and submit talent faster than ever before.
Everything old is new again with phone interview technology. Honeit enables recruiters up do what they do best, build relationships and sell great candidates.
It's Tough to Assess Talent We all know assessing job candidates is difficult and highly subjective - especially when interviewers are not technical or domain experts. In many companies, there may only be one person who knows a great interview answer when...
Honeit was invited to showcase our interview technology at the SourceCon Innovation Lab this past week at SourceCon Atlanta. 9 years ago, Honeit CEO Nick Livingston attended one of the first SourceCon events held in New York City. While the event has grown 10x, the...
Maurice Fuller from StaffingTec and Honeit CEO Nick Livingston discuss breakthrough phone interview technology on Staffing Tec TV.
Digital Phone Interviews Phone interview conversations play an important part in recruiting and hiring. That's why we are excited to bring interview conversations into the cloud with innovative VoIP (voice over IP) and digital phone interview technology. While you can...
James Craft and Nick Livingston from the Honeit team had a blast at StaffingTec in Seattle. The event consisted of two full days of one-on-one meetings with staffing firms interested in finding their next recruiting advantage.
Listen to Honeit CEO Nick Livingston discuss data-driven interview communication on the Hire Power Radio Show with Rick Girard.
The Honeit team had a blast in Las Vegas meeting HR practitioners and HRTech innovators. As a former Recruiting Director, Honeit co-founder Nick Livingston attended numerous HR technology conferences as "a buyer", but this was Honeit's first conference behind the...
Thanks for applying! Now please interview yourself... 🙁 Instead of speaking with a recruiter or hiring manager, some companies are asking candidates to interview themselves, a take-home test if you will. After completing a lengthy (often painful) job...
Adam and Nick discuss how Honeit customers record and share highlights from hiring manager kick-off calls for better candidate engagement. TalentTalk
Honeit was recently featured on the Chad and Cheese HR Podcast. Listen to Honeit CEO Nick Livingston face Joel Cheeseman and Chad Sowash on the Firing Squad.
In a previous post, I wrote about the transition from agency headhunting to corporate recruiting. But it was only when I first became a hiring manager (newly-minted recruiting manager), that I finally experienced a complete view of the hiring process. Only then did I...
Honeit co-founder Nick Livingston had the opportunity to write a guest blog post on RecruitingTools.com about the challenge of articulating what makes a candidate great to another recruiter, a hiring manager or a staffing customer. Here's a quick teaser... How does...
The Honeit team was fortunate to be a part of the UC Berkeley Skydeck accelerator. With help from Skydeck staff, mentors, fellow teams and alumni, we were able to navigate (survive) two major company pivots. It was fun to see a tweet...
Great Job, Jan Day one of the Greenhouse Open event in San Francisco was chock-full of great recruiting tips and takeaways. But what made me jump out of bed at 3:30 am this morning, was something during an awesome presentation by Jan Fiegel, Head of Recruiting...
Introducing.. The Recruiter Huddle. After a day of back-to-back phone screens, have a quick stand-up (or sit down) with your immediate recruiting squad, to review the day's candidate conversations. For the first time ever... recruiters can quickly share a few audio...
Just copy and paste your unique interview invite in your favorite ATS or CRM template and you're set. We're excited to make it even easier for busy recruiters and interview teams to schedule phone interviews. This week's release includes a simple way to schedule phone...