Recruiting, Talent

6 Facts Every Employer Should Know About the Candidate Experience

Whether it’s keeping candidates guessing as to where they are in the application process or simply neglecting to acknowledge their application, some employers are unwittingly leaving candidates with a bad impression—and it’s taking a toll on their business.

According to a new study from CareerBuilder, the experiences candidates have with a company throughout the application process can make or break their impression of a company, not only affecting their decisions to apply and accept a job offer, but also their loyalty as customers.

The 2015 Candidate Behavior study, conducted by Inavero on behalf of CareerBuilder, sheds light on the differences between what candidates expect from potential employers during the job application process and what employers actually deliver.

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