The screening tool has helped the HR department to function effectively. Usually the best candidates are among the first one who are being hired, if the company does not have the capacity to screen resume in a faster and accurate way the company would end up hiring someone who are the least qualified. The significant impact of using the Hire.com screening tool is that you will be able to hire candidates with qualities that you really prefer. Southern has able to increase the number of resume they screened from 40% to 65%. While the Plantronics sometimes screens out resume as many as 95%.
In any business the most important component to succeed are their employees. One of the competitive advantages of using online screening tool is that you will be ahead of other companies in hiring best employee. The company will become more competitive since you will be hiring employees which are competent and effective in the position that the company need. Since the resume will be stored in the company's database, hiring again in the future will be easy. All you need to do is to review the database and pick the best for the position. Using the online screening tools the company will be able to access applicants from all locations. Another advantage of the software is the cost. Posting ad in the newspaper or other means of advertisement cost a lot and can reach only limited number of people.