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  • 30 percent of all recruiter job changes were internal transitions

    The Most Common Career Transitions for Recruiters

    August 5, 2020

    In the wake of COVID-19, many recruiters are in a tough position. “When you aren’t hiring, recruiting tends to be the first on the chopping block,” says Jason Silver, a recruiter who was recently let go from Airbnb and started his own consultancy. While demand for talent is down overall, demand for recruiters has fallen 10x more than average, according to new...

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    Talented LinkedIn Alumni Looking for New Opportunities

    August 4, 2020

    Our talent has always been our top operating priority and we invest in growing the skills and experience of our team at LinkedIn. We wouldn’t be who we are today, without the passion and commitment our employees bring to their work each and every day. As we recently had to make a very difficult decision to reduce the size of our workforce across our Global Sales...

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    7 Lessons for HR Professionals from 'Hamilton'

    August 3, 2020

    When the musical Hamilton opened in 2015, it had something for everyone. The play “is the only thing Dick Cheney and I agree on,” quipped U.S. President Barack Obama. Hamilton set box-office records and received widespread critical acclaim — 11 Tony Awards and the Pulitzer Prize for Drama, among many other honors. Earlier this summer, a filmed version of the...

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    The 10 Must-Read Articles for Recruiters This Week

    July 31, 2020

    McKinsey & Company calls the current moment nothing less than "HR's finest hour." In a new article, the renowned consultancy cites the...

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    Global Data Shows Surge in Remote Work

    July 30, 2020

    When COVID-19 hit earlier this year, the number of people working remotely skyrocketed. Millions of companies had to embrace...

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    4 Humorous Remote Work Moments for When You Need a Break

    July 29, 2020

    By now, many talent professionals have been working remotely for almost six months. But even if you’ve successfully adjusted to the...