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  • How the New LinkedIn Skill Assessments Will Help Streamline Your Candidate Search

    September 17, 2019

    At LinkedIn, our mission is to create a place where everyone has access to opportunities based on the skills they have, regardless of their background and degree. And new research by LinkedIn reveals that this is important to hiring managers as well, with 83% agreeing that skills and credentialing are becoming more important for hiring talent. However,  77% of...

  • The Top Startups of 2019: Companies Around the Globe That Are Disrupting Industries and Attracting Talent

    September 17, 2019

    It’s easy to root for the fledgling company that challenges the industry behemoth — in the hopes of someday being that behemoth. That’s why it is with great enthusiasm that we announce LinkedIn’s 2019 Top Startups lists, which highlight innovative young companies from a dozen countries that are generating excitement with customers, with investors, and,...

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    Talent Management Lessons From the Consultant Behind 123 Olympic Swimming Medals

    September 16, 2019

    Over the past four Olympic Games, swimmers representing the United States have won 123 medals, including 56 golds. USA Swimming’s long-time high-performance consultant Russell Mark has his fingerprints on many of those medals. Russell studies video and data then makes suggestions to swimmers and coaches to help them achieve faster times. In fact, The Washington...

  • The 10 Must-Read Articles for Recruiters This Week

    September 13, 2019

    If you’re looking for a stimulating read, here’s a great list for you. We found some of the best recent articles published for talent...

  • How One CEO Responded to a Mother Crying at Work — and What...

    September 12, 2019

    A little compassion goes a long way. That’s what Bernie Reifkind, CEO of executive search firm Premier Search, Inc., discovered after...

  • Why Patagonia CHRO Dean Carter Sees Onsite Child Care as a ...

    September 10, 2019

    Dean Carter gets HR. He was the staffing manager for Pier 1 and then the CHRO for Fossil and Sears Holding. He pushed the boundaries...