Trends & Research Articles

  • The 3 Recruiting Trends That Are Quietly Reshaping Companies

    April 10, 2017

    Thousands of talent acquisition leaders from companies like Virgin Media, Starbucks, Netflix, and many others gathered at Talent Connect 2016 to talk about their recruiting strategies and the industry's future. While they tackled a wide variety of topics, we noticed that a few major themes kept coming up. “The latest Talent Connect conference demonstrated how...

  • 11 Stats You Should Know If You are Recruiting Contractors in the U.S.

    April 3, 2017

    Co-authored by Christopher Lawrence Recruiting contractors has become a popular way to hire: 20% to 30% of the workforce in the US and the EU-15 are independent workers, according to the McKinsey Global Institute, 42% of U.S. executives plan on hiring more of them in the coming years, and some experts are estimating they will make up fully half of it a decade...

  • Announcing 2017's Top Social Recruiters Across Asia Pacific

    March 20, 2017

    If you take a look at recruitment in a traditional sense, its definition has completely transformed in just the last decade. What used to be simply about filling an open role has evolved into a holistic, data-driven, professional networking and strategic line of work that creates real change in a business. Put it this way - traditional recruitment is the meat...

  • The 3 Key Insights From Gallup’s Long-Awaited Workforce...

    March 20, 2017

    A whopping 90% of employees are “open to new opportunities,” according to a LinkedIn survey. In other words,they’ll jump ship and join...

  • Data Reveals How the Percentage of Women in Leadership Has ...

    March 8, 2017

    Co-authored by Kristin Chen. Here’s a stat you’ve probably heard: less than 6% of CEOs in the S&P 500 are women, despite the fact that...

  • The Hiring Insights You Should Know From LinkedIn’s First...

    February 13, 2017

    Pop quiz: in what part of the U.S. can you find the most untapped talent? Pencils down. New York? Nope. Los Angeles? Guess again. The...