Trends & Research Articles

  • These 5 Employee Benefits Are Trending – and Can Give Your Company a Competitive Edge

    October 22, 2018

    We tend to think of benefits as employee benefits. But they aren’t just good for employees –-benefits are also rewarding for the companies that provide them. In fact, a recently issued report by The Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) that examined benefit trends among U.S. companies over the last four years shows just how valuable benefits can be:...

  • The Top Skills Companies Need — and How to Help Your Employees Develop Them

    October 18, 2018

    If you had to guess the most valuable skill that companies are hiring for today, what would you say? We’ve certainly heard a lot about machine learning, cloud and distributed computing, data mining, and so on. But if you guessed those, sadly you’d be wrong. According to Tamar Elkeles, the chief talent executive for Atlantic Bridge Capital and two-time CLO of the...

  • The Surprisingly Simple Office Perks That Employees Want the Most

    September 27, 2018

    When you read about the insanely cool office perks some companies offer—like Acuity’s full-size indoor Ferris wheel—it might feel like you need an enormous budget to compete. But it turns out, the perks that employees want the most are surprisingly simple: natural light and an outdoor view. These perks topped the employee wishlist in a recent study by HR...

  • Here’s Why People Choose to Work at Small Businesses Over...

    September 20, 2018

    When you’re a small business looking to hire top talent, competing against big enterprises can feel like a David-and-Goliath struggle....

  • The Top Startups of 2018: 50 U.S. Companies That Are...

    September 6, 2018

    Who doesn’t love the romantic tale of an innovative startup company—the breathtaking vision, the pioneering courage, the...

  • 3 Insights That Will Help You Hire More Salespeople in the ...

    August 27, 2018

    Sales was the highest priority role for talent acquisition leaders to fill, according to our Global Recruiting Trends 2017 report....