Trends & Research Articles

  • The Top Industries Gaining and Losing Millennials, According to LinkedIn Data

    July 31, 2017

    There are a lot of stereotypes out there about millennials, those born between 1980 and 1996. They love avocado toast (apparently too much). They eschew once beloved products and pastimes, like bar soap and golf. And they’re prone to dramatic gestures to get what they want, like reinventing their careers as serial job-hoppers. But that last one isn’t just a...

  • 5 Insights from LinkedIn’s Latest Research on What Candidates Want

    July 24, 2017

    You have great instincts as a recruiter. But to really understand and attract the best talent, you need data-driven insights too. Our new report Inside the Mind of Today’s Candidate gives you just that. Based on a survey of 14,000+ professionals from 28 countries, it explores how and why candidates look for jobs and what they want during the process. It combines...

  • These are the Best U.S. Cities for Recruiting Sales, Operations, and Engineering Talent

    June 20, 2017

    Co-authored by Iulia Stefan. If you are recruiting engineering, operations, and sales talent, then you are having a hell of a year. According to the Global Recruiting Trends 2017 report, these three roles are the highest priority to fill for recruiters across the world! Obviously this means that there is a lot of competition and you need every little bit of...

  • 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...

  • 11 Stats You Should Know If You are Recruiting Contractors ...

    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...

  • 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...