Get the Latest Investment Ideas Delivered Straight to Your Inbox. Subscribe

News Update


Recruiting Tech Firm Responds to COVID-19, Clients' Shifting Needs
News Update

Share on Stocktwits

Source: identifies the sectors with the greatest hiring demand due to the newly changed job market.

In a news release, Group Inc. (RCRT:OTCQB) announced how it responded so far to the COVID-19 pandemic.

The recruiting marketplace established virtual operations, reached out to its community and concentrated on hiring in areas that would have the greatest impact, such as healthcare. also responded to its clients' shifting needs.

"Our first priority during this unprecedented time is the health and safety of our employees and community of clients, partners and recruiters," CEO Miles Jennings said in the release.

Specific actions the company took include making its recruitment training program free with the code "LearnRecruiting." As a result, the number of participants expanded by 50% to 200, and those people will be certified recruiters once they complete the training.

Texas-based also identified sizable hiring gaps in the changing job market and focused its client development efforts in those areas. It compiled information about the top companies currently hiring, and it developed a webinar series for recruitment professionals about the sectors and fields with the greatest hiring need.

"Recent events related to COVID-19 have actually caused an uptick in our available open jobs due to our focus on areas of continued strong demand, such as healthcare, logistics, telecom and financial services," Jennings added. "Interestingly, during the most recent week, job listings on the platform were up 250%."


1) Doresa Banning compiled this article for Streetwise Reports LLC and provides services to Streetwise Reports as an independent contractor. She or members of her household own securities of the following companies mentioned in the article: None. She or members of her household are paid by the following companies mentioned in this article: None.
2) The following companies mentioned in this article are billboard sponsors of Streetwise Reports: None. Click here for important disclosures about sponsor fees. As of the date of this article, an affiliate of Streetwise Reports has a consulting relationship with Please click here for more information.
3) Comments and opinions expressed are those of the specific experts and not of Streetwise Reports or its officers. The information provided above is for informational purposes only and is not a recommendation to buy or sell any security.
4) The article does not constitute investment advice. Each reader is encouraged to consult with his or her individual financial professional and any action a reader takes as a result of information presented here is his or her own responsibility. By opening this page, each reader accepts and agrees to Streetwise Reports' terms of use and full legal disclaimer. This article is not a solicitation for investment. Streetwise Reports does not render general or specific investment advice and the information on Streetwise Reports should not be considered a recommendation to buy or sell any security. Streetwise Reports does not endorse or recommend the business, products, services or securities of any company mentioned on Streetwise Reports.
5) From time to time, Streetwise Reports LLC and its directors, officers, employees or members of their families, as well as persons interviewed for articles and interviews on the site, may have a long or short position in securities mentioned. Directors, officers, employees or members of their immediate families are prohibited from making purchases and/or sales of those securities in the open market or otherwise from the time of the interview or the decision to write an article until three business days after the publication of the interview or article. The foregoing prohibition does not apply to articles that in substance only restate previously published company releases. As of the date of this article, officers and/or employees of Streetwise Reports LLC (including members of their household) own securities of Group Inc., a company mentioned in this article.

Want to read more about Technology investment ideas?
Get Our Streetwise Reports Newsletter Free and be the first to know!

A valid email address is required to subscribe