Job Descriptions Articles

  • 6 Stats That Will Change the Way You Write Job Posts

    January 24, 2019

    If your New Year’s resolution was to improve your job posts, you’re in luck. Unlike going to the gym every day (nope) or eating less cake (can’t do it), this is a resolution anyone can keep—with the help of a little data. Since your job posts may be the first interaction a candidate has with your company—and since they may be scrolling through dozens posted by...

  • Why You Should Consider Removing ‘Bachelor’s Degree’ from Your Job Requirements

    December 24, 2018

    It’s become rare to read a job description that doesn’t have “bachelor’s degree” in the requirements, even when the job doesn’t necessarily require college-level skills. In fact, according to a report out of the Harvard Business School, degree inflation in the United States has been especially prevalent for jobs such as administrative assistants and production...

  • Why Relaxing Your Job Requirements Can Help You Beat the Talent Shortage

    August 30, 2018

    The talent shortage is already making it tough to find skilled workers in certain industries—and it’s expected to drive hiring costs through the roof. The Korn Ferry Institute predicts that, globally, companies will spend an extra $2.5 trillion to secure talent by 2030. To combat this shortage, nearly a third (32%) of companies are offering additional perks to...

  • 4 New Job Post Stats That Will Help You Attract Candidates

    August 1, 2018

    When you’re writing a job post, it’s hard to know what works. One job post might yield a flood of applicants while a similar one only...

  • Sales Job Descriptions: 4 Customizable Templates for Key...

    July 3, 2018

    Year after year, sales jobs are consistently some of the hardest to fill. With sales roles playing such a crucial part in your company...

  • This Job Description Heatmap Shows You What Candidates...

    June 19, 2018

    You’ve spent forever crafting that job description—and you’d like to think candidates are poring over every single word of your...