New BLS Data Show Bounceback for Job and Wage Growth in Large Metros; Rural Areas Lag

The strong national economic recovery in recent years hides big differences across local labor markets. Today unemployment ranges from less than three percent in some states to more than six percent in others. Many downtowns have seen a revival, luring both educated young adults and some corporate headquarters back to city centers. The gap between rich and poor metros is …

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4 Hiring Insights You Can Get From Your Indeed Performance Report

When you post a job on Indeed, you have access to a free Employer Dashboard that stores all your crucial recruitment data in one place. To make reviewing your recruitment data simple, you can easily create real-time performance reports from directly within your Employer Dashboard. Using this data, you can evaluate your recruiting efforts and make adjustments to your recruitment …

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The Workweek: A Round-Up of Labor Market Links for the Week Ending 3/3/17

This week’s labor market news on health care, taxing robots and the European periphery.

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:

Healthcare Reform and the Risk of “Job Lock”

As the US government …

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