LinkedIn Adds New Features for Job Seekers

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Jan 22, 2024

LinkedIn adds new features for job seekers. Users of the platform will now be able to view job listings by category. Additionally, LinkedIn is rolling out new AI job application assistant tools. (SocialMediaToday)

Job applications are down, but still up almost 30% since this time last year. iCIMS’ latest workforce report offers a range of insights about job seekers and the state of recruiting. (iCIMS)

Wayfair cuts 13% of its workforce. The retail giant is laying off 1,650 workers, citing the pandemic hiring boom. The move is expected to save the organization more than $280 million. (UPI)

Why don’t colleges offer a degree in recruiting? Talent acquisition expert Tim Sackett is asking the question and offering suggestions for classes. (Tim Sackett)

Wage growth expected to continue slowing. After peaking recently, wage growth is set to drop slowly. How slowly? A range of variables complicates the outlook. (Indeed Hiring Lab)

How to reduce time to hire without sacrificing candidate quality. APQC’s principal research lead of Human capital management offers data-backed advice on one of recruiting’s top challenges. (HR Executive)

Three talent leaders predict how AI will advance skills-first hiring. What is the talent zeitgeist saying about new technology and how it will impact recruiting? This. (LinkedIn Talent Blog)

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