Future of Recruiting Articles

  • LinkedIn Talent Solutions presents Forward Live / March 30, 2021

    Join Us for a Global Event Exploring How Talent Leaders Will Shape the New World of Work

    March 1, 2021

    The world of work has undergone some significant shifts over the past year, and things are very much still in flux. Talent professionals will play a critical role in shaping what the future of work looks like at their companies — from putting strategies in place to support diversity, inclusion, and belonging to finding long-term solutions around flexible work,...

  • "None of us get to ‘own’ an employee. If someone’s hiring an employee from your team, that’s not poaching. That’s two managers collaborating for the win of the company.” — Chuck Edward, corporate vice president of HR at Microsoft

    10 Insights From Talent Leaders That Will Help You Prepare for 2021

    January 7, 2021

    The events of 2020 had a monumental impact on the way companies hire, manage, and develop talent. It’s enough to make you wonder what 2021 has in store — and how you can prepare. To help you shape your strategy for the coming year, we’ve rounded up 10 insightful (and inspiring) forward-looking quotes from recruiting and HR thought leaders in 2020. These nuggets...

  • Photo of woman smiling and talking at her laptop while working from home

    How to Run a Virtual Recruiting Event That’s as Good — or Better — Than an In-Person One

    January 4, 2021

    At the outset of the COVID-19 pandemic, countless organizations had to make a tough decision: Cancel their planned in-person recruiting events, or take them online. For the LinkedIn recruiting team, this situation proved a huge challenge — but there were positive sides to it too. Not only has it forced them to get comfortable with running a virtual event, but it...

  • Photo of woman working at desk

    The Fastest-Growing Skills for Recruiters — and Why They...

    December 9, 2020

    Recruiting underwent several massive shifts in 2020 — many of which fundamentally changed how talent professionals thought about and...

  • Screenshot of Mike Corbat, CEO of Citi, post on LinkedIn

    5 Meaningful Employer Branding Trends That Emerged in 2020

    December 7, 2020

    At the beginning of the year, the phrase “employer branding” tended to conjure up images of sleek offices, fun company retreats, and...

  • Graph showing how recruiting budgets are changing

    4 Ways Recruiting Budgets Will Change Over the Next Year

    November 18, 2020

    Last year we released our first Future of Recruiting report, sharing predictions about what recruiting would look like over the next...