How to Survive (and Thrive) in the Age of Robots: An Interview with Patrick Mullane of Harvard Business School

Thanks to advances in automation, robots can vacuum your floors, restock your fridge and even steal your job. Well, perhaps.

As robotics, software and artificial intelligence have grown more sophisticated, so experts have been grappling with how it might affect the workforce. A 2013 Oxford University study found that 47% of U.S. jobs may be lost to machines and software, …

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Video: Humanizing Technology for a Better Candidate Experience

When it comes to the the impact of technology on recruiting, it seems that job seekers have seriously mixed emotions. According to a recent survey conducted on behalf of Indeed, 58% of people agree that technology makes it easier to apply for a job — but 52% also say technology makes the recruiting process more isolating and impersonal. (1)

There’s …

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The Workweek: A Round-Up of Labor Market Links for the Week Ending 7/14/17

This week’s labor market news on gig economy, e-commerce jobs, the middle class and more.

Welcome back to The Workweek, the Indeed Hiring Lab’s round-up of the latest research, news, and perspectives that made us think deeply or differently about the labor market this week. It’s your guide to the most important new insights about work.

These are our picks for this week:

Retirees Are Today’s True Entrepreneurs and Gig Workers

Today many aging Baby …

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Land the Job You Want with the Indeed Career Guide

We’ve all been there — lost in the shuffle of a job search. Sometimes we’re searching for our next role while employed in a position we’ve decided to leave. Other times we’re on the hunt while unemployed altogether, be it post graduation or after a position comes to an end. While one scenario usually proves more stressful than the other, …

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Should You Hire A Neurotic Tortoise? 6 Thoughts on Talent from Malcolm Gladwell

Malcolm Gladwell needs very little introduction. As a staff writer at The New Yorker for 21 years and the bestselling author of Tipping Point, Blink and Outliers, his work is known to millions around the globe.

Gladwell’s speciality is combining research with unexpected insights. He regularly dives deep into data and sources of information to uncover new ways of looking …

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