Ask the Indeed Economist: Which Job Sectors Have Fared Better During Coronavirus?

Which job sectors have fared better during coronavirus?

Last week, the U.S. received a shock when the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) released the monthly jobs report: Within a month, the unemployment rate had jumped by more than 10%, from 4.4% in March to 14.7% in April. 

April’s unemployment rate was the highest on record since the BLS started publishing the statistic in 1948. Economists are still …

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Build a Wellness Program Into Your Company Culture — Here’s How

How to build a great wellness program

When assessing your organizational culture in these unprecedented times, start by asking two questions: “What is wellness to our company?” and “What is wellness in our company?” Do these answers match?

Many companies say they support employee wellness, with some even building it into their  core values. But actions speak louder than words — perhaps now more than ever — …

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How to Stay in Touch with Job Seekers Using Indeed Company Pages

Stay in touch with job seekers using Indeed Company Pages

Economic uncertainty caused by the coronavirus has drastically changed the recruitment landscape in just a few short months. While some employers have needed to quickly ramp up hiring, others are pivoting their talent acquisition strategy, shifting away from competing in a tight labor market to slowing or pausing hiring completely. 

Here at Indeed, we want to help you navigate …

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How to Adapt Your Talent Acquisition Strategy During COVID-19

How to Adapt Your Talent Acquisition Strategy During COVID-19

Typically, talent acquisition transformation is a strictly aspirational concept, with most teams too busy even to consider revamping any existing strategies and solutions. In light of the massive disruption caused to standard procedure by COVID-19, however, this transformation is now a reality — though few, if any of us, saw it coming. 

To get it right, it’s important to …

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