6 Recruitment and Job Choice Research: Same as It Ever Was?
Industrial and Organizational Psychology
II. PERSONNEL PSYCHOLOGY
Published Online: 26 SEP 2012
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Handbook of Psychology, Second Edition
How to Cite
Darnold, T. C. and Rynes, S. L. 2012. Recruitment and Job Choice Research: Same as It Ever Was?. Handbook of Psychology, Second Edition. 12:II:6.
- Published Online: 26 SEP 2012
This chapter reviews the extant literature on employee recruitment and suggests directions for future research. More specifically, the chapter reviews how organizational context, recruitment activities and practices, and recruitment processes relate to job seekers' attraction to organizations, application intentions, job choices, and organization-level recruitment outcomes. In addition, the chapter suggests that recruitment researchers begin to investigate the use of social media and crowdsourcing as means of attracting human resources.
- organizational attraction;
- job choice