The 10 Must-Read Articles for Recruiters This Week
November 15, 2019
If your company’s struggling to articulate that perfect purpose statement, look no further than IKEA. According to a Harvard Business Review story in this week’s list of our must-read articles for talent professionals, the Swedish furniture company’s statement hits all the right notes, avoids cliches and meaningless buzz words, and answers the question that increasingly mission-focused workers are asking their employers: “Why are we here?”
Also on our list, you can read about an argument for hiring a team like you’d choose your stock portfolio, news from California of some disappointing findings about women's earnings and careers after taking paid maternity leave, and a possible solution to income inequality in the United States. (Hint: pay people for their actual ability and don’t assume that top earners are also the most-skilled.) And if you’re using artificial intelligence in your hiring process, don’t miss the piece about the potential legal ramifications of biased algorithms.
Here are the must-read posts for this week:
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