Tag: Confidence

Dice Q2 Tech Job Report: Emerging Tech Hubs Showing Growth; Employer Confidence Rising

NEW YORK, July 28, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — DHI Group, Inc. (NYSE: DHX) announced today that Dice, its leading career hub for technology professionals, has released its Q2 Tech Job Report to provide clarity surrounding COVID-19’s impact on tech employment. While the beginning of the quarter put employers in an environment of uncertainty, June’s rise in job postings for nearly all key tech occupations and hubs suggests that employer confidence is…

Workday Elevate Digital Experience for Europe: Rising to Today’s Challenges with Confidence

The world of work continues to change. As unforeseen challenges arise, being agile in business planning, preparing for financial shifts, and supporting and developing a thriving workforce are more important than ever.  Join us for the Workday Elevate Digital Experience and get inspired by content you can’t find anywhere else. At the online event, created for business leaders across Europe, you’ll learn more about…

Worker Confidence Index: First Quarter 2020

PHILADELPHIA, PA — On April 23, 2020, US weekly jobless claims hit 4.4 million, the highest since 2009. Not only has involuntary job loss effected millions worldwide, it is also top of mind for those still working. So what do these numbers mean to individuals still employed, and how will it affect worker confidence in the near and distant future? The Worker Confidence Index…

Mandatory Manager Skill: Showing Confidence & Support When You’re Not Feeling It

Being a manager is full of things that are simple, yet hard. Perhaps no better example of this exists than showing confidence in team members who are struggling from a performance perspective. You’re not sure they’ll get over the hump, and one thing’s for sure – if you look like you don’t believe, they 100% won’t get over the hump from a performance perspective….

Automation, Text Messaging, and Lagging Confidence Showcase Hottest Recruiting Trends for 2018

Hot off the acquisition of TextRecruit by iCIMS, a new recruiting trends report from Bullhorn supports the strength of text messaging to communicate with job seekers over email and phone calls. Of the staffing professionals surveyed by the CRM and operations software solutions provider, 69 percent of firms expecting their usage to increase, especially communicating with millennial and Generation Z candidates.

Labor Market Novelty and Candidate Confidence

I started off my week yesterday reviewing the typical brilliance from fellow FOT contributor, Steve Boese, over at his personal site, Steve Boese’s HR Technology. Steve and I both enjoy making HR data sexy (my phrase, certainly not his, and one that he will likely hate), and there is nothing more sexy than the Job Openings and Labor Turnover Survey, often called the JOLTS…

Confidence Gets You a Leadership Gig, but Humility Lets You Keep It

I’ve been spending a lot of time lately working on leadership evaluation and selection.  Specifically, we spent a bunch of time talking about how to make better talent decisions. In addition to looking at times we got it right, we also analyzed a lot of failures—what made Tom unable to perform at the level expected, and why did Sally self-destruct? Two topics that came…