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Staffing & Recruiting

Staffing & Recruiting

It can be difficult to keep up with the current recruiting terms, especially if you don’t work primarily in HR or staffing. However, familiarizing yourself with recruiting terminology can provide you with valuable insight into the recruiting and hiring process. By understanding common recruiting terms and strategies, you may even be able to improve on your hiring process and boost employee retention in the long run. Use our glossary of recruiting terms to find definitions for a wide range of common staffing terms that are used across industries today.

Popular Terms

Cloud HR Software

With many HR administrators and small businesses moving thei... See more

Time and attendance clock

Employee attendance and time tracking solutions have undergo... See more

Payroll accrual

What is payroll accrual? Payroll accrual is a shorthand ter... See more

Human Resources Management System (HRMS)

A human resources management system (HRMS) offers employers ... See more

Compensatory Time Off

As the phrase suggests, compensatory time off is a non-monet... See more

Cloud-Based Time Clock

It would be difficult to overstate how quickly technology mo... See more

Recent Terms


You may see the acronym “SaaS” from time to time, especi... See more

Workforce Management Clock

Workforce management clocks allow your employees to clock in... See more

Contingent Workforce Management

The contingent workforce management definition is the practi... See more

Attendance Management System

An attendance management system refers to an organization's ... See more

Employee Assistance Program

Is the modern workplace more stressful than ever before? If ... See more

Employee Self-Service (ESS)

Empowering your employees has been a hot topic in human reso... See more

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