Thursday, April 2, 2020
Landing.jobs is on a mission to add a "human touch" to tech talent hiring. (Photo credit: Landing.jobs)
The word "recruitment" is often associated with a world void of emotions, but a Portuguese startup has set out on a journey to add a "human touch" to tech talent hiring while meeting the emerging needs of remote workers. "People are a big part of our brands and the way we communicate. We use...
The recruitment industry is shifting from talent acquisition to talent access and there are great opportunities for hiring platforms that embrace change and morph with the latest trends, says an industry professional. "Recruitment fundamentally is about acquiring people for the company: I hire you, you work for me, no one else. But that is a very old...
LACS, which is based in Portugal, offers co-working spaces and experiences and is dedicated to creative industries. (Photo credit: LACS)
LACS aims to create a space where professionals in different creative industries can evolve through exchanging ideas and establishing meaningful contacts with other individuals, companies, and organizations, says the CEO of the co-working platform.  "Our idea is to create an environment where people communicate, cross paths, and exchange ideas. We want to create a place for...
Digital nomadism is a rising trend. (Photo by Austin Distel on Unsplash)
Lisbon is a major hub for location-independent professionals, or digital nomads, because it is a relatively affordable city, is well-placed geographically, and encourages entrepreneurship, says the CEO and chairman of NomadX. "I would say Lisbon is like the digital nomad headquarters in Europe," David Nicol Williams, co-founder of NomadX—a platform offering affordable rentals for digital nomads—told...
Coworking at Hub Vilnius in Lithuania. Photo by: Mindaugas Danys.
The work environment is changing rapidly and it is vital to understand how the changes are defining the landscape. New trends are disrupting the work environment which requires organizations and employees to adopt the trends to be relevant. Technological advancement such as automation and AI, globalization as well as new approaches like working from home or cafes...
Riyadh Skyline, Saudi Arabia. Photo by: B.alotaby
Riyadh (ViaNews) - The Saudi Arabian Ministry of Labor and Social Development has launched a new service to ease the recruitment of foreign domestic workers from the Philippines in Saudi Arabia, reducing the recruitment charges for Filipino domestic workers by 50%. Following this news, the demand for Filipino domestic workers in the...
Catarina Santos Nunes is the founder of Espaço 3D Cowork. Photo by: Via News
Catarina Santos Nunes is the founder of Espaço 3D Cowork, a coworking space in downtown Lisbon. They call themselves "an eclectic community of inspired entrepreneurs who created a fun, laid back and creative worksplace in the heart of Lisbon." They have 18 private offices, 20 open spaces, and host 36 events annually. In this...
Work as a concept is more dynamic today than it has ever been. Just under a decade ago, anyone would feel comfortable in their office knowing that income was secured at least until retirement. But this is no longer the case, especially in the face of fast-evolving technology. While most of the debate around...
Nikolaas Bellens is the CEO at KAZI, an internationally-active Belgian HR tech company whose name stands for both “job” and “mission”. They’ve built the Expectations Scan, which is a unique tool business can use to identify and express the talent expectations behind the resume. This way, organizations can provide the right messages and positions with fitting job...
Millions of Women face the risk of losing their jobs amidst new trends in the job market. Automation, as well as the emergence of new technologies, is the latest trends posing significant challenges to women in the workforce. Risk To The Female Workforce McKinsey Global Institute in a new report...
People working in a coworking space.
Getting a job has always been the primary point for learning. We all want new skills which we can leverage to get the best paying job to live the best life. But what happens when a machine threatens the job you spend years in school preparing for? Well, that is the future of work.
Woman working remotely.
The number of people working online has been on the rise in the recent past. To put this into perspective; according to Statista’s data on most popular online activities as at November 2017, at least 22.6% of internet users in the United States were working remotely via the internet. Data such as 20.8% and...

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