Future of Recruiting Articles

  • 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 five years. At the time, no one could have predicted that a world-changing event was right around the corner. While COVID-19 has only accelerated many of the trends predicted in the original report, its economic repercussions have...

  • Quote from the Future of Recruiting Report from Lauren Gardner (Microsoft’s Corporate Vice President of Global Talent Acquisition)  “Recruiters have to be able to answer questions on culture. They have to be able to answer questions about the company’s stance on diversity. They have to teach leaders and managers how to think more broadly about their own choices and coach them to gravitate not towards who they ‘like’ but who adds to the organization.”

    Microsoft’s Head of Recruiting Shares Her Take on the Future of Hiring

    November 10, 2020

    Predicting the future right now might feel impossible — after all, who could have predicted everything that 2020 had in store for us? But leaders still need to look ahead and prepare for what comes next, and that’s particularly true in the talent space. That’s why we recently interviewed over 20 talent leaders, surveyed over 1,500 talent professionals, analyzed...

  • 6 Recruiting Trends That Will Shape 2021

    October 21, 2020

    Recruiting today looks radically different than it did just a year ago. Accelerated by COVID-19 and the movement for racial justice, changes that were expected to take years are happening instead in months. Virtually recruiting remote workers is the new norm for many. Internal mobility and upskilling programs are being built out, many for the first time....

  • Photo of person wearing face mask writing on white board in office

    Reimagining the World of Work: 6 Provocative Predictions

    June 16, 2020

    Many things have been put on hold recently — weddings and vacations, family reunions and company offsites, sporting events and...

  • Hiring Needs Are Changing Faster Than Ever — Here Are 2...

    January 30, 2020

    As new jobs emerge, new generations enter the workforce, and new technology transforms every industry, hiring needs are evolving — and...

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    LinkedIn’s Head of Recruiting Shares His Thoughts on the...

    January 28, 2020

    The dawn of a new decade often ushers in major change. And we’re not just talking fashion and technology — recruiting and HR are...