Reskilling and upskilling employees: how learning management systems can help close the skills gap

Reskilling and upskilling employees: how learning management systems can help close the skills gap

A shortage of skilled candidates is the biggest challenge recruiters expect to face over the next 12 months, according to our survey of recruiters from September 2017.

In addition, more than two thirds of companies say that hiring experienced/qualified candidates has become more difficult compared to a year ago, while 29 percent say that retaining good employees has become more difficult compared with a year ago.

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What you need to know to negotiate LinkedIn recruiting solutions costs and T&Cs

What you need to know to negotiate LinkedIn recruiting solutions costs and T&Cs

Recruiting on social media is a must. Almost half of candidates used social media in the search for their most recent job, while more than two thirds are likely to use it for their job search.

LinkedIn should form part of your social recruiting strategy. It has more than 500 million users, and three quarters of small businesses saying they were more successful using LinkedIn Recruiter.

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