This infographic and blog from LinkedIn outlines the top 5 recruiting trends seen globally this year. They are:

  1. The source of quality hires – social networks are the fastest growing source.
  2. Employer branding is extremely important.
  3. Data use is crucial to making good hires.
  4. Internal hiring is increasing compared to last year.
  5. Mobile recruitment is a source that needs more investment.

RELATED: Mobile Recruitment: The Facts and Figures [INFOGRAPHIC]


Laurence Hebberd is Community Manager for Link Humans in London. He also runs the Link Humans Twitter feed - @LinkHumans.