Trends & Research Articles

  • The Stats You Should Know to Understand the Growing Contractor Workforce

    December 14, 2017

    The increase of professionals in the flexible workforce -- freelancers, contractors and independent workers -- is reshaping the labor market and economy, creating both opportunities and challenges for recruiters. An estimated 162 million people in the EU and US (20% to 30% of the working population) are already involved in the flexible economy, 44% of whom do so...

  • Here Are the 20 Fastest-Growing Jobs in the US

    December 7, 2017

    The chances are that if back in 2012 somebody told you to go and hire a machine learning engineer, your immediate response would be “what is this exotic creature that I have never heard of?” Yet, in 2017 this is the job that tops our list of the fastest-growing roles in the US - the demand for it has skyrocketed 10X over the past five years, according to...

  • Research Shows Many Companies’ Office Locations Are Holding Them Back

    November 30, 2017

    When Amazon recently announced plans to build a second headquarters in a yet-to-be-determined location, it brought up an interesting question for talent leaders: As a global company today, where does it make the most sense to establish your workforce? New research from a collaboration between LinkedIn and EY has found that companies can make major performance...

  • The Top 50 Startups Where Talent Wants to Work

    November 1, 2017

    The word “startups” has become synonymous with young companies willing to disrupt stodgy industries or completely transform the way we...

  • Study Warns the Digital Talent Gap Is Widening—Here's What ...

    October 26, 2017

    Talent professionals across multiple industries would agree that there is an increasing demand for talent with the digital skills that...

  • The 3 Industry Trends That Talent Leaders Are Talking About

    October 16, 2017

    It’s been a little over a week since Talent Connect 2017 wrapped up in Nashville, but we’re still catching our breath, breaking in our...