The Workweek: A Round-Up of Labor Market Links for the Week Ending 5/26/17

This week’s labor market news on declining economy dynamism, tightening labor markets and why trucking for a living isn’t what it used to be.

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.

Here are our picks for this week:

Maximum employment is inherently an inclusive goal, Fed governor declares  

Many economists …

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HR Career Spotlight: High Demand Roles and Best Places to Work

Today, Human Resources is a multi-billion dollar industry filled with possibilities. Although once regarded as an administrative function within a business, HR has evolved and individuals working in this most people-centric of professions can pursue dynamic, varied and creative career paths.

But that’s not all: The HR field is about as close to ubiquitous as you can get. It cuts …

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Targeting Today’s Job Seeker

Today, employers face a rapidly shifting recruitment landscape. Changing demographics are transforming the workforce while technological innovation is creating new jobs or altering old ones forever — and challenging traditional expectations about how work can or should be done.

Simultaneously, job seekers have access to tools that help them proactively search for jobs. Constantly connected to the Internet via their …

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