Talent Analytics Articles

  • How a World Cup Star Was Discovered Using Data—and What It Means for Recruiters

    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 favored French. He shouldn’t be hard to spot: He will be everywhere at once. Three years ago, N’Golo Kanté was playing midfield for Caen, a lightly considered team in France’s Ligue 1. He was 24 and his name was on nobody’s lips. Today...

  • 7 Essential Recruitment Marketing Tools (and How to Use Them)

    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 to be the most popular one in the room. Has anyone ever told you, “That’s not what the data says”? Me too. But, while I want to hate data, the truth is I can’t live without it. That’s because I work in the world of recruitment...

  • Why Using Data Is Your Key to Increasing Diversity, According to This Tech Leader

    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 in tech for a long time,” says Leslie, who has worked for the Obama Foundation and was an engineering director and manager at Slack, Twitter, Apple, and Google. “And I’m going to continue to be black and continue to speak out...

  • 3 Insights on NYC’s Talent: Where They Come From, Where...

    June 12, 2018

    NYC just hosted LinkedIn’s first-ever Talent Intelligence Experience. Attended by over 300 talent leaders, the event featured stirring...

  • Here Is What It Takes to Become a CEO, According to 12,000 ...

    June 11, 2018

    It’s lonely at the top, but not that lonely: well over 12,000 LinkedIn members share the title of “CEO” at companies with over 50...

  • Atlassian’s 5-Step Strategy for Recruiting Tech Talent From...

    May 31, 2018

    Atlassian, a Sydney-based enterprise software developer, has no shortage of ambition: With products like Jira, Confluence, Bitbucket,...