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Stay up to date on labor market trends and news with data and insights from the Indeed Hiring Lab. The Hiring Lab analyses the wealth of Indeed data in combination with government and independent research to better understand the current and future state of the changing labor market.

How to Hire in a Tight Labor Market

How to hire in a tight labor market

It seems that almost every week there’s another article in the news about how tight the labor market is. With so many opportunities for job seekers, recruiting and hiring pose new challenges for employers. How is it possible to attract great candidates when the labor market is so tight?

Before getting to specific strategies, let’s take a closer look at …

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REPORT: How Can Small Businesses Find Big Talent?

In the US, entrepreneurship and opportunity go hand in hand. Not only do entrepreneurs get to be their own bosses, but they also create jobs for others. And there are countless stories of people who arrived on these shores with very little, only to acquire their own piece of the American dream by opening their own small businesses.

Of course, …

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REPORT: What Is the Best City for Job Seekers?

With unemployment at a 17-year low and job creation numbers on the rise, the news for job seekers has been good recently.  But of course, industries and opportunities vary across this vast nation, and the job market in sunny Los Angeles is not the same as in windy Chicago.

Meanwhile, every job seeker has different priorities—for some it may be …

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