Talent Analytics Articles

  • 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, Retail, and More

    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 industry. That's according to our latest report, The 33 Most Recruited Jobs and How to Proactively Grow Your Talent Pipeline, which covers the most in-demand roles across industries and job functions (like sales, operations, and...

  • How an Autodesk Recruiter Used Data to Reset Her Hiring Manager’s Expectations – and Make a Quick Hire

    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 said he needed a senior software engineering manager with web development experience, a top-tier education — and 11 other must-haves — Jennifer said, Whoa buddy! A senior recruiting manager at the design software maker Autodesk,...

  • 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...

  • 7 Essential Recruitment Marketing Tools (and How to Use...

    July 12, 2018

    Data is that overachiever we all hate—never wrong, always telling the truth, wants to contradict popular opinion, and yet always seems...

  • Why Using Data Is Your Key to Increasing Diversity,...

    June 20, 2018

    Twelve years—that’s how long it took Leslie Miley to work with another black person in a high-level engineering role. “I’ve been black...