Posts Tagged 'Labor Market Information'

Back Alley Deals and the Hidden Job Market.

Peek-a-boo, I see you.

We have all heard of the mysterious hidden job market, but what is it? We conjure up ideas of roundtable discussions being held in some smoke-filled room with lots of cognac being served on ice–tangible deals for only a select few. Yeah right? Not! Continue reading ‘Back Alley Deals and the Hidden Job Market.’

Statistics and Bikinis

Lisa Bogany“Statistics are like a bikini. What they reveal is suggestive, but what they conceal is vital.”  

This Aaron Levenstein quote just happens to be taped to my desk, next to my list of outstanding labor market information requests. Knowing how much to pay your newest employee, which location is best for you to open your latest franchise, and which industries your sales teams should  focus on, are all questions that can be vital to a business’ success.  Continue reading ‘Statistics and Bikinis’


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