December 19, 2011
3 Reasons to Use Employee-Referral Programs and Popular Themes
3 advantages to using an employee referral program
These suggestions came from HRwold.
1. Increases pool of applicants by reaching out to people who aren’t actively looking for positions. These applicants also tend to be of higher quality.
2. Referred applicants also tend to be of higher charter because they have already been screened by their referrer.
3. Helps with hard to fill positions because individuals tend to associate with others in their trade, which gives them access to specialized rare talent.
3 attention-grabbing employee referral themes
Three popular themes that can help grab the attention of your employees are aliens, ninjas, or zombies.
We based this decision not on previous evidence because well, there isn’t any but on favorite themes for console and mobile games.
Here is how we incorporated a ninja theme into our 2012 employee referral program:
Please, let us know if you have any ideas on how to improve an employee referral program in the comment section below.