Coronavirus / COVID-19 Articles

  • “Effective recruiters have always had a formidable arsenal of skills. But moving forward, the best recruiters will be curious and adaptable, with a learning mindset.”  —Amy Schultz Senior Director of Talent Acquisition at LinkedIn

    7 Skills That Will Help Recruiters Adapt to a Changing Business Landscape

    March 30, 2020

    Recently, LinkedIn’s Future of Recruiting Report predicted that the top priority for recruiters over the next five years would be keeping up with rapidly changing hiring needs. But none of us could have forecast just how fast those changes would hit.  As a result of the recent coronavirus outbreak, the world of hiring — and the world at large — has changed a lot...

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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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    How to Build an Effective Recruiter/Hiring Manager Relationship When You’re Both Working from Home

    March 24, 2020

    With many people currently transitioning to remote work, employees across every industry are trying to figure out the most effective ways to do their jobs from home. For recruiters, that means learning how to conduct the hiring process entirely online — and how to best partner with hiring managers from afar.  One person who’s had plenty of practice is Emily...

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    How You Can Provide a Great Candidate Experience When...

    March 23, 2020

    As companies around the globe are asking their employees to work from home, recruiters and talent acquisition teams are quickly...

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    Recruiters Nominate Their Favorite Phone Interview Questions

    March 17, 2020

    Let’s face it: Phone screenings can be challenging. More often than not, it’s your first opportunity to have an in-depth discussion...

  • 4 Ways You Can Give Your Remote Workforce a Sense of...

    March 16, 2020

    Remote work is on the rise right now. And as more and more companies encourage people to work from home, they’re quickly finding out...