RECRUITMENT AND SELECTION : RECRUITMENT AND SELECTION PRESENTATION ON Meaning of Recruitment : Meaning of Recruitment According to Edwin B. Flippo, “Recruitment is the process of searching the candidates for employment and stimulating them to apply for jobs in the organisation”
It is a linking activity that brings together those offering jobs and those seeking jobs Slide 3: FACTORS AFFECTING RECRUITMENT CHARACTERISTICS OF RECRUITMENT : CHARACTERISTICS OF RECRUITMENT It is a positive function.
It is a pervasive function.
It is a linking activity.
It is a continuous process and not a short task. Slide 5: EXTERNAL SOURCES SOURCES OF RECRUITMENT INTERNAL SOURCES Slide 6: RECENT TRENDS IN RECRUITMENT Meaning of Selection : Meaning of Selection Selection involves a series of steps by which the candidates are screened for choosing the most suitable persons for vacant posts.
The process of selection leads to employment of persons who possess the ability and qualifications to perform the jobs which have fallen vacant in an organisation. Significance of selection : Significance of selection Keep the rates of absenteeism and labour turnover low.
Competent employees show higher efficiency.
Rate of industrial accidents will be low.
Higher job satisfaction.
High morale. FACTORS TO BE CONSIDERED FOR SELECTING : FACTORS TO BE CONSIDERED FOR SELECTING Physical Characteristics
Proficiency or skill and ability
Temperament and character
Interest Slide 11: A number of factors affect the selection decision of candidates. The important among them are: Profile matching
Organisational and social environment
Multiple correlation SELECTION PROCEDURE : SELECTION PROCEDURE There is no standard selection process that can be followed by all the companies in all the areas. Companies may follow different selection techniques or methods depending upon the size of the company, nature of the business, kind and number of persons to be employed, government regulations to be followed etc. Thus each company may follow any one or the possible combinations of methods of selection in the order convenient or suitable to it. Steps in scientific selection process : Steps in scientific selection process Difference between recruitment and selection : Difference between recruitment and selection Process of searching candidates for vacant jobs and making them apply for the same.
It is a positive process
Aims to attract more and more employees
Firm notifies through various sources and distributes application form to candidates. Process of selection of right types of candidate and offering them jobs.
It is a negative process.
Aim to reject unsuitable candidates and pick up the most suitable for the vacant job
Firm ask the candidate to pass through number of stages. Recruitment Selection