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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.

The Workweek: A Round-Up of Labor Market Links for the Week Ending 4/14/17

This week’s labor market news: global gig work, unstructured job interviews, and tuition grants with strings attached.

Here’s the latest 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:

Different Challenges for Global Gig Workers

A study of online gig workers in …

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The Fastest-Growing Traditionally Male Jobs

Indeed Senior Economist Jed Kolko discusses fastest-growing traditionally male jobs and more

Much of the labor market is segregated by gender. More than one-third of men (36%) work in occupations that are at least 80% male, and 31% of women work in occupations that are at least 80% female, according to the U.S. Census. The labor market continues to shift away from traditionally male jobs toward traditionally female jobs: the two broad …

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The Workweek: A Round-Up of Labor Market Links for the Week Ending 4/6/17

This week’s labor market news on youth unemployment, flexible work and bingeing on Uber.

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:

The Kids Are Not All Alright

Youth unemployment remains a major concern …

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Is Silicon Valley At Risk of a Brain Drain?

Indeed Silicon Valley Migration

Technology continues to be one of the brightest spots in the economy, transforming whole industries and responsible for large shares of the best paying jobs. But with the enormous opportunity in technology for job seekers come some hard truths. Cost of living in many technology hub cities can reach astronomical heights, pushing out even the highest earners.

We recently …

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