# ATS

How Driver Recruiters Use Speed to Boost Their Hires

Truck driver recruiters are 90% more likely to hire a driver if they contact them within 5 minutes of receiving an application. That sounds crazy, right? Read more to find out why it isn't.

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How Much Does the Average Truck Driver Get Paid? Data from Lanefinder

In this short data post, we'll be sharing some insights from the Lanefinder app to help you compare your pay to similar jobs in your hiring area.

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Introducing Short Forms

We’ve been working hard with Lanefinder to improve how we deliver driver applications to you, our customers. We’re finally launching a solution that will improve your candidate quality and let you get more out of YouCruit.

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We've Added Straight Truck Support! [Video]

Good news for all companies looking to fill their Straight Truck positions! We now support the following straight truck job types: Box Delivery, Ready Mixer, Dump, Garbage Truck, Roll-off, Straight Tanker, and Straight Flatbed.

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The Future of YouCruit - 2021 & Beyond

YouCruit has some exciting improvements in store to enhance your hiring experience in 2021 and beyond. Here’s what you have to look forward to.

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A New Era for YouCruit

As of July 1st 2021, we will no longer be a general ATS serving all industry verticals. We are instead transforming YouCruit into a highly verticalized Applicant Tracking Platform tailored to industry specific verticals with unique sets of challenges, beginning with the US Trucking Industry.

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How Carriers Get Cheap Hires With Targeted Facebook Campaigns

Facebook ads can be a valuable ally when you’re hiring drivers. They allow you to reach the target audience you need and, when pulled off effectively, get hires at a consistently low cost.

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3 Signs Your Company Needs Truck Driver Recruiting Software

With the recent availability of truck driver recruiting software designed to improve recruiting in the trucking and logistics industry, many carriers are re-evaluating their old approach.

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Is Lanefinder the Next Big Thing in Trucking?

Just in the month of August 2020, Lanefinder onboarded 285 new carriers onto their revolutionary app, and there’s no sign of slowing down. So why exactly do companies find Lanefinder so irresistible? Let’s find out.

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5 Commandments Every Truck Driver Recruiter Must Live By

If you are to take your place among the greatest truck driver recruiters, you must abide by a set of commandments. Gather around and listen, for I shall tell you what they are.

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5 YouCruit Features that Make Recruiting Truck Drivers Easier

We’re working on making YouCruit every driver recruiter’s tool of choice - but how? Here are five YouCruit features that make life easier for truck driver recruiters.

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4 Costly Job Description Mistakes Trucking Companies Make and How to Fix Them

If you’re looking to attract truck drivers to your position you need a job offering that looks and sounds right. Here are some costly mistakes that trucking companies make when presenting their job to the public, as well as some advice on how to avoid them!

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Recruit Like a Mega Carrier Without the Crazy Ad Spend

In the truck driver recruiting game, those with deep wallets usually hold an unfair advantage, right? What if I told you that smaller companies can get results that are just as good as the mega carriers - but without the crazy ad spend.

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4 Secret Ways to Get Drivers to Apply to Your Trucking Job

If you’re not doing all of these things in some way or another, you’re probably missing out on solid driver leads. Read on and find out if your recruiting process is overdue for a revamp.

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Better Candidate Navigation - Sort and Filter Driver Applications in YouCruit

YouCruit has implemented a way to make managing your candidates even easier. Here’s how it works!

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5 Tips Trucking Companies Can Implement to Get Better Hiring Results Right Now

Decrease your cost per hire and fill any trucks you have sitting empty, and I intend to show you how to do that by going over 5 key things you can start doing right away. Let’s get into it!

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Trucking in the Time of Coronavirus - What to Expect

This blog aims to inform you of the changes happening in the trucking industry, primarily focusing on truck driver recruitment, as a consequence of the coronavirus and social distancing.

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How to Set Up Your Trucking Job in YouCruit

A short instructional blog to show new YouCruit customers how easy it is to set up and using the system.

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4 Simple Ways to Reduce Driver Turnover

Get inspired to reduce your driver turnover with these simple solutions. Absorb and implement this advice to create a happier and more functional work environment, which in turn will help you keep your drivers dedicated and loyal.

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How Successful Carriers Get Drivers to Show Up to Orientation

Orientation no-shows are annoying, but they’re also inevitable. But why are some companies better at getting their drivers to show up? What are the things successful companies do that other companies do not?

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6 Ways an Applicant Tracking System Makes Hiring Truck Drivers Easier

This article introduces the benefits of having an applicant tracking system (ATS) for recruiters and those in charge of recruitment at trucking companies.

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Feature Highlight - Hiring Areas

Isn’t it frustrating when you spend ages processing a driver only to find out they live outside of your official hiring area? We think so too, which is why YouCruit has the tools to help you detect drivers that are outside of your hiring area right away.

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How to Hire Great Drivers in 5 Easy Steps

Cutting your costs dramatically and being able to hire great drivers at a low price is no longer fantasy. It's something you can do right now, and I'll tell you how.

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Recruit Faster with a Hiring Profile

Only looking for candidates with 3+ years of experience? Or candidates holding a certain certificate? In this article we'll go over how YouCruit automatically sorts and pre-qualifies all candidates, so you don't have to.

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Feature Highlight - Screening Questions

The most popular feature in YouCruit is the ability to create ONE job listing and pushing it out for free to all the best job boards with one action. Because of our growing partner job board partner network, your jobs are being seen by more candidates than ever, meaning some of you are bound to experience candidate overload.

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YouCruit Jobs on Your Facebook Page

Adding a free job tab to your Facebook company page will allow you to turn fans into colleagues. Any job created or changed within YouCruit will automatically be posted on your Facebook page - saving you time not having to manually manage jobs in multiple locations.

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How to Display YouCruit Jobs on Your Wordpress Site

The YouCruit Job Listings plugin makes it easy for candidates to find and apply to your jobs on your Wordpress powered website. With just a few clicks you’ll have your own job listings section up and running.

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How to Find out Where Your Best Candidates Are Coming From

We’ve expanded YouCruit Insights by giving employers a way to see the ratings (average and distribution ) of candidates coming from a specific channel. Invaluable knowledge to have when deciding where to publish your job ad.

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(Video) What Happens When You Forget to Reject Candidates!

It’s all too common for companies to forget about the candidates that didn’t get the job. In this video, we spill the beans on some common recruitment courtesy.

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(Video) What the Heck is a One-Way Video Interview?

We get a lot of questions from employers curious about how the One-way Video Interview works. In this video we explain how employers manage to dodge bad interviews and hone in on the best candidates with laser focused precision!

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