Breaking Down the Economic Influence in Talent with iCIMS Chief Economist Josh Wright (Podcast)

October 2, 2018 at 12:15 PM by Grace Newman


It’s been a couple weeks since the excitement of HR Tech 2018 and although most attendees are back to business as usual, we can’t help but re-play our favorite conversations over and over again.  

That’s because we brought along our fantastic podcast crew and sat down with industry leaders to find out what’s top of mind as they reflect on 2018 and gear up for 2019. On our latest episode of Hiring On All Cylinders, hosts Sean Simerly and Lisa Holden catch up with iCIMS Chief Economist Josh Wright live from HR Tech.

As an industry-leading applicant tracking system, iCIMS has accumulated an incredible amount of hiring data that can be pieced together to uncover patterns in the way that employers identify and hire talent. This is exactly what Wright and his team have been tasked with, and they are discovering a number of emerging trends unique to today’s tight labor market and evolving technologies.

Listen in to learn more about how low unemployment coupled with increasing automation is redefining our candidate checklist: