Trends & Research Articles

  • LinkedIn Top Companies 2021

    Here Are the 2021 LinkedIn Top Companies

    April 28, 2021

    After an extended drumroll, we are thrilled to be able to share the 2021 LinkedIn Top Companies, the annual guide that identifies the best places for professionals to grow their careers and develop skills. This year we’ve selected the top companies in 20 countries (up from 11 in 2019) across five continents. After having to make the tough decision to cancel our...

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    The Most In-Demand Jobs Right Now

    April 22, 2021

    With hiring on the rise in many countries and vaccinations ramping up across the world, it feels as if the global economy is about to turn a corner. What will the world look like when the pandemic is finally over? We’re certainly not there yet — but if the latest job posting figures from LinkedIn are any indication, the global economy could be headed for a...

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    These InMails Get the Best Response Rates, LinkedIn Data Reveals

    April 20, 2021

    Recruiters monitor their InMail response rates closely, and for good reason. They’re a good indicator of candidate engagement, but they also mean recruiters are getting more bang for their buck from their InMail allotment. Recruiters earn an InMail credit back if their message receives a response within 90 days — so response rates reflect both candidate...

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    4 Key Insights About Managers That Can Help Lift Your Team

    March 16, 2021

    In every department, managers are the bridge between individual employees and the organization’s overarching goals. But over the past...

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    Millions of Women Lost Jobs in 2020 — Here’s How They’re...

    March 8, 2021

    The impact of COVID-19 has been devastating for women in the workforce. Millions lost or left their jobs, and a recent analysis...

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    Why Skills-Based Hiring Starts with Your Job Descriptions

    February 22, 2021

    Skills, not schools. Performance, not pedigree. Results, not requirements. These expressions all speak to the goal behind skills-based...