Communicating with your candidates is always important but maintaining strong communication with them during a crisis can set you apart from your competitors. Due to COVID-19, our economy came to a grinding halt in March and businesses are facing unique challenges as a result. On one hand, thousands of businesses were deemed “non-essential” and were forced to close their doors, putting them in danger of shutting down permanently. On the other hand, some employers in industries deemed essential are having problems attracting candidates amid the crisis.
Whatever your struggles are now, there are real benefits that come with staying in touch with candidates throughout this crisis.