The Linium Loop is our weekly roundup column focused on all things going on in the world of recruiting, job placement, and search. Think of it as your weekly briefing—a handy, quick guide to what's going on. Here's what's happening this week:
By: Miriam Dushane via Linium Recruiting – Smart Search Blog
Recent national ranking and the Linium Hiring Index show strong growth in tech jobs. Recently, Kristen Bahler wrote an article for Money magazine featuring the 20 Hottest Cities for Tech Jobs Now. The report was sourced from job search site ZipRecruiter’s database of more than 8 million active jobs...
Via CareerBuilder News Release
Based on extensive analysis of historical and current labor market trends, approximately 8.2 million jobs will be added in the U.S. from 2017 to 2022 while 302,930 will be lost—for a net total of 7.9 million new jobs over this time period (or 5% growth), according to ASA corporate partner CareerBuilder.
By: Chris Weller via Business Insider
Everyone procrastinates a little, but according to psychologist Tim Pychyl, some personality types are more likely to put stuff off. If you're impulsive, disorganized, or consider yourself a perfectionist, Pychyl says you might not be knocking out tasks in a timely fashion.
By: Gwen Moran via Fast Company
Build the resume for the job you want by taking a strategic approach and using the resources in the job you’re in now. Whether you’re in an entry-level gig that’s going nowhere, a mid-level manager whose career has stalled, or stuck in an industry you hate, you can make it better by building the skills you need to get out…
By: Travis Bradberry via Forbes
As co-founder of Hotwire.com and CEO of Zillow for the last seven years, 39-year-old Spencer Rascoff fits most people’s definition of success. As a father of three young children, Spencer is a busy guy at home and at work.
By: Mary Bowerman via USA Today
Do you try to avoid work events that require socializing? And cringe at the thought of giving a presentation or talking to an executive at your company? When it comes to social anxiety at work, you aren't alone. Social media is filled with people lamenting their battle with social anxiety at the work and work-related events.
Miranda has a real knack for connecting the dots between employers and job seekers. She prides herself on keeping a pulse on the national and local hiring markets. In her down time she enjoys cooking new foods and spending time with her family. A little know fact about Miranda is her love of video games, new and old.