Guy Berger

Posts by Guy Berger

  • Lights, Camera, Technology: Tech’s Growing Role in the Entertainment Industry

    March 5, 2018

    This weekend’s Academy Awards marked a milestone for the changing entertainment landscape: the streaming giant Netflix was awarded its first-ever Oscar for a feature film. And it may feel as if everywhere you look, people are streaming TV, music, movies and more. In fact, young people (ages 18 - 29), in particular, now primarily rely on online streaming services...

  • Hiring Trends up from This Time Last Year: LinkedIn Workforce Report February 2018

    February 8, 2018

    In January, hiring across the U.S. was 13.0% higher than in January 2017. Seasonally-adjusted hiring was 10.9% higher in January than in December 2017—making January 2018 the strongest month for hiring since May 2017. While it is too early to tell if this hiring spike is attributed to increased confidence from the new tax bill, the industries with the biggest...

  • Hiring Still Strong: LinkedIn Workforce Report January 2018

    January 5, 2018

    Hiring still strong, up 24.2% YoY in December. The industries with the biggest YoY hiring increases in December were financial services and insurance (up 23.1%); aerospace, automotive, and transportation (up 22.2%), and architecture and engineering (up 21.1%).
  • Hiring Trends Stay Strong: LinkedIn Workforce Report...

    December 7, 2017

    Since skyrocketing this past May, hiring in 2017 has stayed consistently strong, without great variation month over month....

  • Hiring Continues to Climb: LinkedIn Workforce Report...

    November 3, 2017

    The LinkedIn Workforce Report is our monthly report on hiring, skills, and migration trends in the U.S. The latest report shows that...

  • Hiring Remains Strong: LinkedIn Workforce Report October...

    October 5, 2017

    Hiring across the U.S. was 19.8% higher this September versus September 2016. The crunch for construction workers intensifies in the...