The Interview Intelligence Blog
Honeit helps companies capture, search and share interview intelligence for instant collaboration.
Honeit Wins Recruitment Startup of the Year
Honeit takes home the prestigious title of Recruitment Startup of the Year at HR.com’s EmpowerHR and EmpowerDEIB event in Phoenix.
Honeit Talks with Valeria Aguerri, CEO of HireBoost
In this Honeit podcast, we speak with Valeria Aguerri, CEO of HireBoost about building a global recruitment company and sourcing top talent in Central America.
Four Ways Honeit Advocates for Candidates
Transforming Candidate Experience: How Honeit Advocates for Fairness, Accountability, and Authenticity in Interviews.
Recruiter Enablement with Craig Fisher
Recruiter enablement and productivity is off-the-charts when recruiters focus on talking to people – and automate everything else.
Why Recruiters Love Honeit
Recruiters love Honeit because it automatically summarizes intake calls, phone screens, and video interviews for instant collaboration between sourcing, recruiting, and hiring teams. Honeit helps recruiters focus on what they do best – talking to people!
Candidate Screening is the most overlooked step in the Recruitment process
Candidate screening is a critical step in the hiring process, yet it’s often overlooked or done hastily, leading to poor hiring decisions and high turnover rates.
Honeit Podcast with Kael Campbell from Red Seal Recruiting Solutions
Honeit talks with Kael Campbell from Red Seal Recruiting Solutions about how they doubled their submission-to-interview ratio using Honeit.
The Most Important Step of the Hiring Process
The phone screen is the most important step of the hiring process. A candidate’s first conversation with your company sets the tone, sets expectations, and sets the talent bar for your organization.
Honeit vs Zoom vs Phone Calls
Supercharge recruiting, hiring and research with Honeit calls. Unlike phone or zoom calls, you can automatically schedule, record, transcribe, search, index, parse and share interview highlights from Honeit calls.
Technical Phone Screens and Candidate Presentations
Now your recruiters can ask technical questions and share technical answers. The best part? You can automate note-taking and tedious recruiter write-ups.
Are blind candidate presentations the future of recruiting?
Blind candidate presentations are a quick way to reduce bias and create a fair and consistent talent screening and interview process.
Search Phone Interviews and Submit Candidates in Seconds
Now it’s easy to search phone interviews and submit candidates in seconds. Honeit creates a new data set from phone, voip and video calls.
DEI Compliance – Structured Phone Screens and Recruiter Write-ups
How can your organization easily create a fair and inclusive candidate screening and interview process? DEI Compliance is an important step to creating a fair, equitable and inclusive interview experience. It starts with structured recruiter phone screens and blind...
Honeit Talks with Veteran Recruiting firm Tango Alpha 3
In this episode of the Honeit podcast we speak with Aspen Whitlock and Drew McDanald from Tango Alpha 3 - a veteran recruiting firm based in Tennessee and Texas. Aspen and Drew share tips and best practices for connecting veterans to employers post deployment. Tango...
Honeit Talks with Everly Health
On this episode of the podcast, we talk with Honeit customers Lauren Wedemeyer and Kyle Brown from Everly Health about recruiting engineers, product managers and laboratory technicians and how to attract candidates and expedite the interview process in a...
Honeit Talks with Andres Traslavina, Head of Executive Recruiting at Whole Foods Market
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.
Loxo ATS Integration
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
Email hacks for recruiters to attract passive talent, screen candidates faster, delight busy hiring managers and accelerate job offers.
How to Phone Screen 500 Candidates in One Day
With modern candidate screening, human conversations at scale are now possible and create a better candidate and recruiter experience!
Recruiting Intake Calls Have Evolved
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.
Phone Screen and Submit Candidates in Seconds
Honeit was designed for recruiters by recruiters to schedule, phone screen and submit candidates in seconds!
How to Hire in 10 Days
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.
Honeit Talks with Matt Burzon, The Source and Recruit Company
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.
Improve the Recruiter Experience
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.
Intake Calls Are Interviews Too
Recruiting intake calls (aka Hiring kick-off calls) are the most important step of the recruitment, talent acquisition and RPO process.
Building Inclusivity into Interviewing – Case Study
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.
Honeit Talks with Steve Cadigan
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
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.
Honeit Talks with Angie Verros, Vaia Talent
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.
Honeit ROI Calculator
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, AW Companies
Honeit talks with Regan Brown about breaking the rules, trying new tools, talent optimization, and working in a family-owned recruiting business.
Recruiter Podcast, Raine Lunke, R2R Strategic Recruiting
Raine Lunke is a talent acquisition leader with 15 years of experience. Her recruiting firm reinvented itself by trying new technology.
Watch Top Sales Recruiters Screen Top Sales Talent
Watch how top sales recruiters screen and submit top sales talent. Conversations are essential to recruit and hire the best candidates.
Executive Recruiter Spotlight – Adam Kail, CEO at Harrison Gray Search
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.
Recruiter Spotlight – Alex Trufin, TruRecruit
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.
Recruiter Spotlight: Michael Santoro
Professional Baseball player turned Engineering Recruiter, Michael Santoro talks about tools and techniques to stay competitive in the sport of recruiting.
What is High-Touch Talent Acquisition
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.
How the Best Recruiters Screen and Submit Talent
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
Interviewing 3.0. Now We’re Talking!
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.
The Shift to Recruiter Engagement and Human Conversations Post-COVID
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.
What is SkillsTech, and what does it mean for recruiting and hiring?
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.
Attract Diverse Talent with Diverse Hiring Managers
Audio is powerful and on the rise for everyone. Attract diverse talent with audible job previews, shared in seconds after recruiting intake calls.
Transparency in hiring starts with recording job interviews
Recording job interviews, and giving hiring teams a way to “check the tape,” is a core way to bring transparency to recruiting and hiring.
Restoring Trust in Recruiting
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?
What is Recruiter Intelligence?
Recruiter intelligence is the fundamental value that recruiters bring to the hiring process. Info captured during intake calls & phone screens.
Simplify Hiring with Recruiter Sound-Bites
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.
Honeit is “Zoom for Recruiting”
Executive Recruiters are calling Honeit Software “Zoom for Recruiting”. Honeit turns phone or video calls into talent intelligence.
Honeit Featured on Recruiting Trailblazers Podcast
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 are the Future of 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 to Clone Your Best Recruiters
How do you train junior recruiters and clone your best recruiters? Recruiting works according to Pareto: 80% of output is from 20% of people.
Why Hiring Managers Love Honeit
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?
Recruiter notes had a good life, but it’s time for retirement
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.
How to Tactically Improve Remote Hiring
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.
Your Next Job Interview May be Recorded
Business conversations have been recorded for decades for training and quality control. Job interviews are business conversations too.
Recorded Training: Recruiter Phone Screens
Watch Mike Cohen demonstrate how to impress candidates and delight hiring managers through better phone screens and candidate presentations.
Honeit Video Calls
Talk to candidates and clients anywhere in the world through live video calls and video interviews with nothing to download or install.
How Sourcers and Recruiters Screen Talent Together
Now only takes one phone screen for sourcers, recruiters, account managers, corporate recruiters, hiring managers to screen talent together.
Supercharge Technical Recruiting
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 Joins Honeit Advisory Board
Steve Cadigan is the former Chief Human Resources Officer for LinkedIn and recently joined the Honeit Software advisory board.
“Calendly on Steroids” for Recruiting
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 Technology: The Future of Recruiting and Hiring
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 and Notes to Rediscover Top Talent
Search interview transcripts, questions, answers, tags to never miss a detail and rediscover the best candidates your team has spoken with.
Let’s Remove the Politics from Hiring
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.
What questions should recruiters ask hiring managers during intake calls?
Asking better questions during recruiting intake calls will result in a better understanding of what makes a good versus great candidate.
How to Improve Diversity and Inclusion Hiring
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...
Job Descriptions: A New Way to Fix Them
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?
Bias in Video Interviews: We Need to Discuss This
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 for Recruiting and Hiring
Conversation intelligence already helps sales orgs grow revenue faster. Honeit turns recruiting and hiring conversations into interview intelligence.
Video Interview Fatigue
Podcasts. Audiobooks. Zoom Fatigue. We’re in a more audio-driven world right now. How can phone interview technology help recruiters destress?
Healthcare Recruitment: How do you deal with how busy everyone is?
People are seemingly busier than ever, and that can make corralling all necessary stakeholders hard within healthcare recruitment.
Healthcare Recruiting: The Best Interview Question
Healthcare recruiting is complex. How can healthcare recruiters assess bedside manner and in-depth medical knowledge during a phone interview?
Talent Acquisition Case Study
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...
Are Interviews Data?
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?
Optimize for Hiring Manager Experience
Recruiting has focused extensively on candidate experience and AI and data suites of late. What about focusing on the recruiter-hiring manager relationship?
Pitch Candidates to Clients
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!
Recruiting Case Study
Using Honeit, PeopleLift was able to hire and train remote recruiters to be up-and-running and making placements in less than 30 days.
The Future of Recruiting
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.
Honeit Talks with Donnie Gupton
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.
COVID-19 Research Interviews
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 with Mike Cohen
Honeit Talks – Watch Recruitment Guru Mike “Batman” Cohen and Honeit CEO Nick Livingston discuss the state of recruiting in 2020!
Amplify Recruiter Phone Screens
Honeit was recently featured on the Jeff Weidner Video Podcast. Jeff has held leadership roles at IBM, Monster.com and HTC.
Talking with Jim Stroud
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.
What is Interview Collaboration?
Interview collaboration enables your best, brightest (and busiest) employees to stay involved with the recruiting and hiring process.
Honeit Wins 2nd Place in London
250 HR Leaders in London voted on the most innovative recruitment technology.
Humans vs Interview Robots (Video)
Honeit believes interviews are two-way conversations, and that interview data reduces individual bias from group hiring decisions.
Hiring Managers Want Data
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...
Micro Employment Branding
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.
Audible Job Descriptions
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
Hiring Managers love Honeit because it helps recruiters present evidence and unbiased talent insights, instead of opinions.
Easy Candidate Experience
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...
Designed By Recruiters
Honeit interview technology was designed by recruiters, for recruiters, to schedule, screen and submit talent faster than ever before.
The Future of Staffing Technology is NOW
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 Featured in SourceCon Innovation Lab
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...