Trends & Research Articles

  • Talent Acquisition Teams Plan to Increase Spend on These 6 Things in 2019

    January 7, 2019

    With quit rates at an all time high and more open jobs than unemployed people, it's safe to say competition for talent isn't going to get lighter anytime soon. Because of that, many companies are increasing spending in several key areas of talent acquisition in order to attract top talent, as Criteria Corp found in its 2018 Pre-Employment Testing Benchmark...

  • The Most In-Demand Hard and Soft Skills of 2019

    January 3, 2019

    Here’s a not-so-bold prediction: there’s a decent chance you’ll be searching for someone with cloud computing skills in the near future. No, that's not based on your recruiting horoscope—it’s the fact that cloud computing will be the single most in-demand hard skill in 2019, according to LinkedIn’s latest research. Using a LinkedIn data, we were able to identify...

  • The 10 Hottest Jobs Companies Are Scrambling to Fill

    December 20, 2018

    With 2019 right around the corner, you might be wondering which roles will keep you busiest in the new year. And if you don't like surprises, you're in luck – we have the data. We looked at the jobs posted on LinkedIn over the last five years and determined the top 10 jobs in terms of hiring growth as part of our 2018 U.S. Emerging Jobs Report. Number one is...

  • Here Is Why Gen Z Believes That Learning Opportunities Are ...

    December 18, 2018

    A huge wave of new talent has started to enter offices around the world –– welcome Generation Z, those born between 1995 and 2010....

  • These are the 15 Fastest-Growing Jobs in the U.S.

    December 13, 2018

    Talent professionals are buzzing about blockchain — many believing that it has the potential to revolutionize the industry. While that...

  • 5 Things Every Recruiter Needs to Know About First...

    December 12, 2018

    We all know you shouldn’t judge a book by its cover. And we all do it anyway. For you, the impulse to make snap judgments may kick in...