Here are the skills that hiring managers at the 50 LinkedIn Top Companies want

While the ability to lead, collaborate and communicate are still critical to landing a job, it’s having experience in the latest technical skills that will get hiring managers at the top companies clamoring for your attention......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 19th, 2017

I Needed a College Degree for This? Why Companies Fail at Hiring

A mismatch between employer requirements and the underlying skills entry-level roles demand could be exacerbating labor shortages, according to a new survey......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjMar 28th, 2017

M&T survey: Business optimism rises among middle-market companies, but hiring plans wane

Economic optimism among some middle-market business owners and senior managers surged in December and January, despite expectations of a slight decrease in hiring and modest future sales and capital expenditures. That’s the gist of a new report from.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 13th, 2017

The best hiring process is both scripted and consistent: Adam Robinson

What are the key skills that managers need to hone to be able to hire the right candidate for the right role?In order to hire the right person for the role, the manager must begin with an understanding of the outcomes they are l.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMar 1st, 2017

10 Promising Jobs In 2017 And The Skills You Need To Get Them

To find out what exactly hiring managers and recruiters are looking for, we took a list of jo.....»»

Category: topSource: forbesFeb 15th, 2017

Tech execs say Trump won"t stop hiring (but the skills gap might)

Companies in the Albany, New York, area have few concerns about Donald Trump's presidency when it comes to hiring tech jobs, but a lack of skilled recruits still holds them back. Linium, a recruiting company that helps tech companies find new hire.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 17th, 2017

3 ways to attract hiring managers on LinkedIn

Francisco Osorio/Flickr You've just spent hours slaving away at your keyboard. Your fingers ache, your eyes start to blur. Have you been working on the next great literary masterpiece? Or your PhD dissertation? Nope. You've spent all that time making su.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 25th, 2016

Break Some Rules to Break the Talent Ceiling

Companies put a lid on the quality of people they're hiring by using skills-laden job descriptions and transactional processes. Job seekers can break this artificial talent ceiling by being creative, gutsy and engaging......»»

Category: topSource: incDec 1st, 2016

29 annoying words and phrases on your résumé that make hiring managers cringe

Getty ImagesWhile many large companies use automated résumé-screener software to cut down the initial pool of job applicants, loading your résumé with meaningless buzzwords is not the smartest way to get noticed. "Nearly everyo.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 29th, 2016

The 10 Companies Hiring The Most 2016 College Graduates

LinkedIn looked at millions of member profiles and uncovered the U.S. companies where the most 2016 graduates have ended up. LinkedIn looked at millions of member profiles and uncovered the U.S. companies where the most 2016 graduates have ended up......»»

Category: topSource: forbesNov 23rd, 2016

Companies extending pre-assessment tests to middle and senior levels

Large organisations and start-ups alike are basing their hiring decisions on assessments that measure skills, behaviours, motivation, attitudes.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardNov 13th, 2016

The 1 Recruiting Strategy That Causes Companies to Miss Out on Top Talent

If hiring managers are looking for only this one thing, they could be passing up top talent and cause the company to lose profits......»»

Category: topSource: incOct 27th, 2016

A New Study Says Tech Companies Are Hiring 24 Percent More Women (But Don"t Get Too Excited Yet)

Is new research by LinkedIn good or bad news for diversity? Depends on how you look at it......»»

Category: topSource: incOct 24th, 2016

No quants need apply: new trends in risk hiring

Soft skills are growing more important in the recruitment of risk managers, Dragana Pilipovic argues.....»»

Category: topSource: riskSep 6th, 2016

Unconscious Hiring Bias Hurts Companies and Applicants, BlindedHR Aims to Fix It

Workplace diversity is still a big problem in America, and even as hiring managers do their best to be inclusive, they are too often fighting a losing battle against unconscious bias......»»

Category: smallbizSource: forbesSep 2nd, 2016

Companies Looking for Alternative Work Perks to Lure Millennials, Gen Z

More employers are looking at alternative work perks to lure top talent from the ranks of millennials and Generation Z, as the baby boomer generation gives way to younger generations of managers......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallst6 hr. 47 min. ago

Here"s the Kind of Person You Should Always Be Hiring--No Matter the Job

While some positions require certain skills, these three traits will tell you if someone is going to be a great addition to your team, regardless of their role......»»

Category: topSource: inc7 hr. 47 min. ago

Take your dog to work day is today, but where are the dogs?

Take your dog to work day is today, but most companies will not be participating due to strict no-pet polices at work, according to a study by Robert Half International. Only 6 percent of all HR managers said their companies allowed pets in the off.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 23rd, 2017

The Most Important Trait to Look for When Hiring a New Employee

Small companies need people who can get the job done but who can also grow with the company. Here's the one critical thing to look for......»»

Category: topSource: incJun 21st, 2017

The Most Important Trait To Look For When Hiring Someone

Small companies need people who can get the job done but who can also grow with the company. Here's the one critical thing to look for......»»

Category: topSource: incJun 21st, 2017

Want to work for Jaguar Land Rover? Start playing phone games

Companies are being inventive to attract candidates with the technical savvy and skills they need.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJun 20th, 2017