Talent Analytics Articles

  • 6 Stats That Will Change the Way You Write Job Posts

    January 24, 2019

    If your New Year’s resolution was to improve your job posts, you’re in luck. Unlike going to the gym every day (nope) or eating less cake (can’t do it), this is a resolution anyone can keep—with the help of a little data. Since your job posts may be the first interaction a candidate has with your company—and since they may be scrolling through dozens posted by...

  • How Microsoft Uses This One Type of Data to Get Ahead of Talent Trends

    November 20, 2018

    Whatever your role — sourcing, recruiting, assessment, onboarding — there’s pressure on you to do it well. So consider the role of Justin Thenutai at Microsoft: He leads the Excellence team for Global Talent Acquisition. Nooo pressure there. His job? Simple. Find “talent that can change the world.” Justin’s Excellence team supports that huge ambition with...

  • NYC vs. DC: How Amazon's Two New HQs Compare on Talent

    November 15, 2018

    The Amazon HQ2 selection has been nothing if not exciting to watch. Like a battle royal wrestling match, we waited with bated breath, as 238 cities were gradually disqualified to leave just one standing. Which made it all the more shocking when Amazon announced that two cities would share the title of HQ2: Crystal City, VA, in the Greater Washington D.C. area...

  • These are the #1 Most Recruited Jobs in Tech, Finance,...

    November 5, 2018

    The second-most recruited role on LinkedIn overall is enterprise account executive—and it’s also the #1 most recruited job in the tech...

  • How an Autodesk Recruiter Used Data to Reset Her Hiring...

    October 29, 2018

    Jennifer Kopatz has had to deal with demanding hiring managers before. But earlier this year, when a long-time Autodesk hiring manager...

  • How a World Cup Star Was Discovered Using Data—and What It ...

    July 13, 2018

    As you and nearly a billion other people settle in to watch Sunday’s World Cup final, pay particular attention to No. 13 for the...