January Jump! What a Surge in Job Seeker Activity Means for Employers

The biggest increase in job seeker activity each year happens at the beginning of January.

Anecdotally, we know that the new year is seen as a perfect opportunity to make big changes. Indeed data on job seeker activity indicates that this is definitely true when it comes to looking for new jobs. Each January, search activity on all devices follows a familiar trajectory, dipping through the holidays and surging just after New Year’s celebrations end. …

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New Research Shines Spotlight on the Global Jobs Mismatch

Read the latest report from the Indeed Hiring Lab, Labor Market Outlook 2016: Uncovering the causes of global jobs mismatch

If the economy is getting better, then why do 38% of employers worldwide report that they are struggling to fill positions? And why is it that in the United States 25% of jobs are still open after 60 days?

These are just two of the problems employers face today as they go hunting for talent—only to find that there’s not …

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