The 10 Must-Read Articles for Recruiters This Week
December 6, 2019
Brand warrior. Digital prophet. Meat distribution engineer. These are just some of the job titles that landed on a list of the “most-inflated job titles for 2019.” Learn more about the roles that rounded out the list in our compilation below of this week’s must-read articles for talent professionals, plus how those inflations can actually cause more harm than good.
Also below, find out why you should already be building a cohesive strategy to recruit and retain the “alternative workforce” — including contractors, consultants, and gig workers — so you don’t fall behind in the war for talent. And don’t discount the role of friendship and meaningful connections at work to drive employee satisfaction — another story gives some suggestions beyond the obvious team meetings and holiday parties.
And finally, if you got too little sleep last night, a new study suggests that a second cup of coffee really won’t give you the pick-me-up that you’re craving. But if you ask us, it really can’t hurt either.
Here are the must-read posts for this week:
9. 'A Distinctly American Phenomenon': Our Workforce Is Dying Faster Than Any Other Wealthy Country, Study Shows
10. Going to Work on Too Little Sleep Is Even Worse Than You Thought — and Coffee Probably Won’t Help
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