Sparks Group Client Blog

The Hardest Jobs to Fill in 2017 (Q2 Update)

Each quarter, the American Staffing Association (ASA) releases its Skills Gap Index (membership required), which tracks the occupations that U.S. companies have the most difficulty in successfully...
Read More

What are the Toughest Jobs to Fill in the U.S. in 2017? (2Q Update)

  The American Staffing Association (ASA)'s Skills Gap Index (membership required) is a quarterly report that tracks the hardest occupations to fill in the United States. Data is compiled utilizing...
Read More

6 Hiring Trends in Accounting and Finance

  If you want to keep pace with your competitors, you need to constantly amend your hiring criteria to align with the latest industry trends. Keep these six hiring trends in mind when choosing new...
Read More

A Look at What Modern Job Seekers Look Like

What began in 2015 is now the new normal: nearly 60 percent of new jobs in the United States now require skills held by just 20 percent of the population. The Georgetown Center on Education and the...
Read More

Hiring Strategies: Internal vs External Recruitment

Getting the right talent into the right roles is one of your most important tasks, but is it better to promote from within, or is hiring from outside the ideal solution? The answer depends on the...
Read More