About Tara Sinclair

Tara Sinclair

Tara Sinclair is an associate professor of economics and international affairs at George Washington University and a senior fellow of the Indeed Hiring Lab, the research arm of the world's #1 job site. Her research focuses on modeling, explaining, and forecasting labor market and other macroeconomic trends for different countries. In addition to her academic work, Tara is frequently invited to brief media on economic and labor trends as well as offer commentary in mainstream media. She has been quoted in the New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, the Washington Post, and has appeared on CNN, C-Span, NPR, Fox Business, Bloomberg Radio and TV, and many other local and international news programs.

Tara can be found on Indeed Resume, Twitter and Google+.

Recent Articles by Tara

Why Administrative Professionals Day Matters—and Why These Jobs Are Hard to Get

Administrative professionals' day is a time to reflect on the crucial importance of these roles in any office

Tomorrow is Administrative Professionals Day—a time to thank the people who manage the big schedules and the big egos but often don’t get the big paychecks. From Indeed’s perspective, it’s also a time to ask: just how sought after are administrative roles in the age of organization apps and shared calendars?

The answer, perhaps surprisingly, is that “administrative assistant” continues …

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