Gregory Lewis

Posts by Gregory Lewis

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    New LinkedIn Data: Coronavirus Drives Demand for These Jobs

    March 26, 2020

    The coronavirus is rapidly reshaping the talent marketplace. And while the long-term forecast is still uncertain, LinkedIn data reveals dramatic changes in demand for certain roles and industries.  Perhaps unsurprisingly, the biggest increase in demand is for roles that are considered essential, including jobs within healthcare and other organizations that are...

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    LinkedIn Data Shows Women Are Less Likely to Have Strong Networks — Here’s What Companies Should Do

    March 11, 2020

    Co-authored by Deanne Tockey.  You’ve heard about the gender pay gap — but there’s another gap that’s nearly as important, though much less discussed: The network gap.  A weaker network means less access to job opportunities. It also means companies may be missing some of the best candidates: Those who have the right skills, but lack the right connections.  It’s...

  • New Report: 7 Predictions on How Recruiting Will Be Different in 2025

    October 30, 2019

    If you're in recruiting today, your job will be very different in 5 years — even if you keep the exact same job title.  That’s because the role of recruiting itself is evolving, according to a new report from LinkedIn called The Future of Recruiting: 7 Ways Your Role Will Change.  Recruiting teams will be called on to develop new skills, master new metrics, and...

  • This LinkedIn Exec Realized He Kept Hiring White Men — and ...

    January 30, 2019

    Mike Gamson, head of global solutions for LinkedIn, used to look at his direct reports and see the cream of the crop. These were...

  • The Most In-Demand Hard and Soft Skills of 2019

    January 3, 2019

    Here’s a not-so-bold prediction: there’s a decent chance you’ll be searching for someone with cloud computing skills in the near...

  • 5 Things Every Recruiter Needs to Know About First...

    December 12, 2018

    We all know you shouldn’t judge a book by its cover. And we all do it anyway. For you, the impulse to make snap judgments may kick in...