Tag: Signals

Google for Jobs Ranking Signals: The Top 6 and How to Improve on Them

Google for Jobs (GFJ) launched in 2017 with the goal of creating the go-to platform for job postings for employers and employees alike. This is a Google product, though, so similar to Google’s search engine, where the job postings appear on a search depends on the optimization of those posts.  Search engine optimization supports a whole industry dedicated to improving the Google rankings of…

November Signals a Slowdown in U.S. Hiring and Job Growth

This post was originally published on this site Holmdel, NJ, Dec. 03, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — As 2019 comes to an end, U.S. employers slowed their hiring activity and opened fewer new jobs in November, according to iCIMS’ Monthly Hiring Indicator (MHI). Before seasonal adjustments, new hires declined 14.2% and new job openings declined 14.1% – their largest monthly declines since at least 2015….

DOL Signals Return to Historical Test to Decide Worker Classification

The Wage and Hour Division of the Department of Labor (DOL) issued a Field Assistance Bulletin (FAB) on July 13 titled “Determining Whether Nurse or Caregiver Registries Are Employers of the Caregiver.” Although this FAB focuses on the caregiver registry industry, it provides the new administration’s first substantive guidance on independent contractor classification.