Tuesday Digestif (23/2016): Troubles Recruiting? Just Move your HQ πŸ’πŸŒ†πŸ—Ό

Hi, today we cater the following: Trend analysis on declining youth employment Moving your HQ might help you to attract top talent All things robots Youth Employment Declining Fast The cohort of U.S. citizens aged 16-19 have experienced the strongest decline in employment rates in recent years. Main reasons for this trend: Some voluntarily withdraw … Continue reading Tuesday Digestif (23/2016): Troubles Recruiting? Just Move your HQ πŸ’πŸŒ†πŸ—Ό

Tuesday Digestif (22/2016): Why Wealth Distribution in the U.S. Is Out of Balance πŸ“ŠπŸ”¬

Hi everyone, today: 50 years of wealth distribution in the U.S. Social mobility in the U.S. Future of the labor market with robots 50 Years of Wealth Distribution Explained Through a Comic Over the past half century the rich have become richer and the poor have become poorer. Vox covers the main drivers of this … Continue reading Tuesday Digestif (22/2016): Why Wealth Distribution in the U.S. Is Out of Balance πŸ“ŠπŸ”¬

Tuesday Digestif (20/2016): Why Uber drivers are unhappy about a lawsuit settlement πŸš™πŸš—πŸ˜ 

Happy Tuesday, today: Why Uber drivers are unhappy about lawsuit settlement How large retailers approach staffing or labor-optimization in 2016 On reversed gender pay gaps and free meals Classification Battle Not Over? The Guardian reports that Uber could have faced damage of up to $852m if it were not for a $100m settlement of their … Continue reading Tuesday Digestif (20/2016): Why Uber drivers are unhappy about a lawsuit settlement πŸš™πŸš—πŸ˜ 

Tuesday Digestif (18/2016): 5% Unemployment Is Half the Truth πŸ™Š

Dear readers, happy Tuesday to you! Today we cover: Why theΒ U.S. unemployment rate of 5% isn’t so rosy after all Why on-demand transportation will remain a 1099 employment category Why Universal Basic Income (UBI) is the next big thing Hidden Truths of Unemployment Data The unemployment rate in the U.S. is 5%. This is great … Continue reading Tuesday Digestif (18/2016): 5% Unemployment Is Half the Truth πŸ™Š

Tuesday Digestif (15/2016): Job Market Looks Bright, for Some πŸŽ“

Hi, today we cover: Job Market Outlook for Graduates California’s Progressive Policy Making On ‘Employee Development’ Job Market Outlook for Graduates New York Times reports on career prospects for recent graduates: Overall hiring of graduates is up by 15% Occupation-specific majors tend to do better in the job market Underemployment still at 44% Median wage … Continue reading Tuesday Digestif (15/2016): Job Market Looks Bright, for Some πŸŽ“

Tuesday Digestif (14/2016): Epic List of Interview Questions πŸ“ƒ

Happy Tuesday! Today we have the following: Strong U.S. Labor Market Rebound 1% of all Americans Earn Income in the Gig-Economy Epic List of Interview Questions U.S. Labor Market Rebounds The U.S. is experiencing its strongest two-year hiring period since the early 90s. 215,000 added payrolls in March Labor force participation is rising Read the … Continue reading Tuesday Digestif (14/2016): Epic List of Interview Questions πŸ“ƒ

Tuesday Digestif (13/2016): Employees Are Learning-Machines πŸ’‘

Hola, today we touch the following: Self-directed learning at work Progress for gender pay gaps & minimum wages Creative recruitment techniques All Employees Are Autodidacts A recent study shows that employees spend 5x as much time on self-directed learning in comparison to initiatives driven by their employer. Read a summary on Quartz. This Week’s Finest … Continue reading Tuesday Digestif (13/2016): Employees Are Learning-Machines πŸ’‘

Tuesday Digestif (12/2016): How to Write a Better Offer Letter πŸ“‘

Hello, today: How to create a better offer letter AdjustingΒ the benefit mix for employees Management masterclass: Andy Grove A Better Offer Letter Henry Ward (CEO at eShares) shows how his company communicates an offer proposal to a prospective employee. Bottomline: Clarity & simplicity win. See the full offer letter. This Week’s Finest – How Employers … Continue reading Tuesday Digestif (12/2016): How to Write a Better Offer Letter πŸ“‘

Tuesday Digestif (11/2016): The Post-Work Economy 🌐

Happy Tuesday everyone! Today: Life in the Post-Work Economy Important law suits against Uber & McDonald’s Management wisdom: turn-arounds & analyzing failure The Post-Work Economy Ben Schiller’s interestingΒ account of why we need to think about an economy after ‘capitalism’. Universal Basic Income (UBI) seems to be an obvious pick of tactics to focus on in … Continue reading Tuesday Digestif (11/2016): The Post-Work Economy 🌐