Category Archives: Employment Industry News

Did you get a job on Indeed? Share your story!


We recently updated I Got a Job!, a place to showcase the more than 1.1 million Indeed success stories that people in over 50 countries have shared with us. Now you can see, in real time, the total number of stories shared near you and across the world. The volume […]

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Tracking recruitment results


When we speak with companies about cost-effective ways to promote their jobs and get quality hires with Indeed they often ask us how to measure the return on investment (ROI) of their recruitment advertising sources. What recruitment sources are providing the best quality applicants and hires and at what cost? […]

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Indeed Resume launches in Canada


We’re excited to announce that Indeed Resume is now available in Canada. Since launching in the US just over a year ago, tens of thousands of employers have contacted millions of candidates through Indeed Resume. Now, employers can search resumes and connect with prospective hires on Indeed Canada, the #1 […]

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Industry focus – best places to work in retail


Retail job postings in the U.S. have increased 15% since the start of 2012, and despite declines in early summer, employers’ postings have risen steadily over the last three months. Retail saw 6% job posting growth in October, the largest month-over-month increase of any industry. With seasonal hiring in full […]

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Introducing the Indeed Engineering Blog


We’re pleased to announce the launch of the Indeed Engineering Blog. Over the last 8 years, our engineering team has built the #1 job site worldwide. We are intensely focused on our mission — helping people get jobs. With 85 million unique visitors every month in more than 50 countries, […]

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Getting started with your Indeed Resume


“A recruiter found me via Indeed.com. I got a job even better than the one I was searching for. I had my resume posted and that’s all it took.” – BB in Huntington Beach, California Whether you’re actively looking for a new job or simply open to hearing about new […]

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Seasonal hiring gets underway


The National Retail Federation is forecasting a healthy holiday season ahead, expecting more part-time and seasonal jobs to be created this year versus last year. To find out what kinds of jobs are available right now and where they are, we analyzed more than 80,000 jobs on Indeed that have […]

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What’s in demand? computer science


The U.S. Department of Labor projects that employment of computer scientists will increase by 19% through 2020 and a 2011 report by the Computing Research Association (CRA) found that the number of students enrolling in college computer science programs has increased for the last three years. But what’s the outlook […]

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Connecting with candidates on Indeed Resume


In previous posts, we showed how to target your resume searches to quickly find the most relevant candidates on Indeed. Many people with resumes on Indeed are employed and aren’t actively looking for a new job. To get their attention, you need to show them why your job opportunity is […]

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Industry trends report: job postings down in most industries


This month, our Industry Employment Trends show job postings by U.S. employers retreated slightly from August levels in nine of the twelve major industries tracked. 2012 has been an up and down year for job postings in major industries. The level of postings rose steadily across most major industries from […]

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