How 3-Day Weekends Disrupt Job Search

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Labor Day serves as a transitional weekend in several ways. School is back in session, fall is in the air and it’s a time to relax before diving into the next season. In the midst of this short week, we took some time to reflect on the past holiday and how three-day weekends change our daily patterns and habits, job …

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Are You Ready for the Mobile Job Seeker?

Mobile job applications are increasingly popular and necessary

Around the world smartphones are transforming how people seek out and apply for job opportunities — half of all searches on Indeed now come from mobile devices. To gain a deeper understanding of mobile job search, Harris Poll conducted a survey on behalf of Indeed, asking either unemployed or working people how they use their cellphone, smartphone or tablet to …

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4 Dimensions for Understanding Who’s Searching for Part-time Jobs

Indeed data and economic analysis on who’s looking for part-time jobs

Last week in Jackson Hole, Wyo., Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen spoke about the nation’s economic recovery and noted that despite signs of improvement, the labor market still faces many challenges. Among other things, Yellen touched on the high number of Americans working part time for economic reasons — 7.5 million people would like a full-time job but can’t find …

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How Indeed Became the Leading Job Site Around the World

Indeed is the leading job site worldwide, available in 50+ countries and 28 languages

Job search is different all around the world, which is why launching the world’s leading job site in 50+ countries and 28 languages didn’t happen overnight.

Over the last 10 years, Indeed has steadily grown into these markets, with careful consideration for the needs of local job seekers and employers. Today, of the 140 million unique visitors that come to …

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Which States Would Job Seekers Relocate To?

Texas has the highest number of job searches from outside the state.

What motivates people to look for jobs in a new place and where are they looking to go? These questions are at the heart of the latest research from the Indeed Hiring Lab — a global research institute committed to advancing the knowledge of human resource and talent management professionals worldwide.

In examining aggregated, anonymized data on where job seekers …

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