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Job Data Analysis Reveals top Skills Required for Data Science Role

Data scientists help companies make solid data-backed decisions. It’ss also a relatively new career, residing at the intersection of social science, statistics, computer science and design fields. This job also happens to be the fastest growing job in the United States, according to LinkedIn. Data science job role has witnessed a growth of 6.5 times from 2012 and there are more than 6,000 data scientists jobs currently listed on LinkedIn. Apart from that Data Science Read more…

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Interesting Insights from Job Board Data Analyses

Revenues for the online recruitment vertical have grown at an average rate of 14.6% over the past five years, according to the research firm IbisWorld. And the momentum isn’t expected to stop: The industry made $4.4 billion in 2017 and is anticipated to rake in $6.4 billion in 2022 according to the same business intelligence company. Unemployment is near record lows, leaving companies struggling to find the right talent. Wages are also finally increasing which is making Read more…

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A Compilation of Expert Views on Recruitment Innovation

There’s no doubting the importance of recruitment as a crucial process for the stability and continued growth of any organization. With the ever-increasing competition, the importance of the critical business function has taken a new turn. Nowadays, attracting the right talent has become harder and retaining them is another challenge in itself. The situation has already gotten the attention of the top influencers in the recruitment space and the industry is seeing new and unique Read more…

Product Update: JobsPikr Gets Improved UX, New Job Boards and More

JobsPikr has been going through rapid development on the functionality as well as user experience fronts. It was in December 2017 that we added job boards as a data source in JobsPikr and this has lead to a significant adoption by our clients. As part of our ongoing product improvement activities, we have made a some serious user experience improvements on the JobsPikr app which would make the flow easier for our users. Let’s take Read more…

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Improving Workplace Productivity by AI-enabled Techniques

In 1955, the word “Artificial Intelligence” was used to describe small concepts of computer science. But today, it has flourished in all business sectors providing unlimited opportunities to departments across organizations, irrespective of their scale or size. It is not just the media hype that has allowed AI to gain such a huge level of popularity. Many enterprises have invested their money in implementing the AI techniques in their businesses. According to a recent survey, Read more…

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Top Recruitment Trends to Watch Out for in 2018

2017 has been the year of artificial intelligence technologies, workplace diversity and candidate experience in the recruitment industry. A lot of these will follow into 2018 and we will continue to see the changes brought about by them in the years to follow. With the economy in a steady phase of improvement and unemployment rate at an all time low, what does 2018 have in stock for the recruitment industry? Let’s look at some of Read more…

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JobsPikr Gets a Major Upgrade: Now Extract Data from Job Boards

It’s almost been an year since we launched JobsPikr and the product has come a long way in terms of features and user adoption during this short span of time. We now have a sizable number of customers from the recruitment industry including HR consultancies, market research firms and niche job boards. While JobsPikr is a unique solution that focused on delivering job postings data extracted directly from company websites across the globe, we have Read more…

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How To Monetize Your Job Board Website

There are job boards catering to each and every niche that you can imagine out there. While monetizing a website isn’t necessarily a hard nut to crack, the difficulty of making a sustainable revenue from your website totally depends on many factors including your niche, target geography, popularity and organic traffic among many others. Unlike some informational websites such as blogs, job boards have a great potential to turn into a huge money making asset Read more…

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How to Build a Strong Recruitment Agency Brand

The 6th Annual Staffing & Recruiting Trends Report (North America) by Bullhorn has thrown some interesting numbers our way. Take for instance the two stats below – 1 – 71% of the recruiting firms saw a profitable year in 2015 2 – 91% of the firms expected to see a more robust growth (of at least 10 percent) in 2016 These are interesting stats for anyone following the recruitment industry. But what is enabling this healthy Read more…

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How to Build a Job Search Engine

There are plenty of popular job search engines out there and some of them are generic while the others cater to specific niches. Irrespective of that, the recruitment industry can still accommodate new and better players. Job search engines bridge the gap between job seekers and employers on a bigger level than job boards. This is because job search engines, with the data aggregated from a huge number of sources including job boards, can be Read more…

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How Universities Can Transform Themselves Using Job Postings Data

The corporate and business world is undergoing a massive transformation which was kickstarted by the ready availability of data. Businesses, irrespective of their size and industry vertical are now embracing data and analytics to optimize their operations and stay updated to the current trends. These changes happening in the industrial world means a lot to universities and other educational institutions. Being the production houses of tomorrow’s talent, universities should know what’s happening out there in Read more…

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How to Use JobsPikr for Competitive Intelligence

The job market is tightening by each passing day and the bureau of labor statistics report shows that the number of voluntary separations and quits are also on the rise. The statistics also shows that new job openings are mushrooming at a rate faster than ever before. This scenario is alarming from an employer’s point of view. It puts companies at a disadvantage and in an endless battle for the best talent. The competition in Read more…