Market Signals – LinkedIn job market trends analysis (Week 2)

Full Week 2 Market Signals report showing winners: Baltics, Bosnia & Herzegovina and Losers: Western Europe, France

Full Week 2 Market Signals report showing winners: Baltics, Bosnia & Herzegovina and Losers: Western Europe, France

2020 has come to an end. It was a difficult year, but we’re full of hope that the new year will bring positive changes to the global job market. If you’re interested in reading a summary of the Market Signals we’ve collected over the year, make sure to request our most recent special report on how the number of job ads and the unemployment rates in Europe behave in relation to each other (we identified 3 tendencies!).

In 2020, we collected 2768 data points over 43 weeks. We analyzed them and turned them into weekly reports, daily updates (available on the Market Signals LinkedIn page), and 7 special reports (such as the 20 biggest economies in the world, job market in the Americas, the top 10 economies in Africa). We will continue keeping an eye on the global job market in 2021, so make sure that you’re following Career Angels on LinkedIn to never miss an update from us!

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When is a good time to look for a job?

Job Search Strategy for an experienced manager

Job Search Strategy for an experienced manager

Good timing and proper preparation are crucial for any job search. So when is a good time to look for a job? Always? Never? Well, it depends on your situation.

Are you a manager or executive with 10+ years of experience? Would you like to discuss the timing of your job search, as well as your job search strategy confidentially? Email Bichl.Sandra@CareerAngels.eu who will match you with one of our consultants. Subject: Winter

If this doesn’t apply to you, but you think somebody could benefit from it, please like and share or forward.

#WiseWednesday: George Eliot

“It is never too late to be what you might have become.” by George Eliot

LMGTFY: Mary Anne Evans (1819 – 1880), known by her pen name George Eliot, English Victorian novelist who developed the method of psychological analysis characteristic of modern fiction. One of the leading writers of the Victorian era. Author of seven novels.

Inspirational quotes by Career Angels: "It is never too late to be what you might have become" George Eliot

Inspirational quote: “It is never too late to be what you might have become” George Eliot

How to generate job interviews


Free session for experienced managers & executives in Europe who are currently looking for a job (or getting ready for it): “How to generate job interviews”.

Approaching decision makers and headhunters directly has been one of the most effective job search channels in the last 3 years (based on our data). Preparing a perfect CV and a proper & complete LinkedIn profile is one thing. Knowing how to approach potential employers and headhunters to get invited to an interview is another.

During this interactive meeting we’ll explain:
– how to find potential employers and headhunters (practical tips!)
– how to write cover emails that generate interviews (practical examples!)
– how to manage your inbox and make sure you don’t miss out on any opportunity
– why getting (almost) no replies is not necessarily a bad sign
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Stats: Over 300 insights from experienced managers and executives

Career Angels has been collecting & analysing over 300 insights from experienced managers and executives

Career Angels has been collecting & analysing over 300 insights from managers and executives

Career Angels are continuously keeping an eye on the job market. Since 04.2020, we have been collecting & analysing over 300 insights from HR Directors, CEOs and other board members, investors, as well as Executive Search Consultants.

You can read what they have to say in our weekly Market Signals reports.

The number of LinkedIn job ads vs Unemployment rates in 30 European countries: March-October 2020

An analysis of the Number of LinkedIn job ads vs Unemployment rates in 30 European countries across March-October 2020

After months of monitoring the number of job ads published on LinkedIn in Europe since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, we decided to compare our data with the official unemployment rates provided by Eurostat. We identified 3 categories when it comes to how the number of LinkedIn job ads and the unemployment rates behave in relation to each other.

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Where will you meet us?

Where to meet Career Angles this week – January 11 – 17, 2021, CareerAngels.eu

Where to meet Career Angles this week – January 11 – 17, 2021

Do you want to follow the know-how of Career Angels? Learn about the latest trends? Data? Methodology? Read this blog post to get access to one of our many lectures, webinars, podcasts, webcasts, training sessions and alike!

This month:

Date: January 13, 2021
For: Politecnico di Milano Graduate School of Business
Time: 18:30 – 20:30 CET
Topic: Build your Online Reputation in a Digital World
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Hidden Job Market Y21W02

Job ads for experienced managers & executives across Europe from Hidden Job Market by Career Angels

45 Job ads for experienced managers & executives across Europe from Hidden Job Market

This week we’ve researched job ads for executives across Europe and have found 45 gems like the following:

  • [BE] Head of Sales & Aftersales @ Toyota Belgium
  • [PL] Center of Expertise Manager @ The HEINEKEN Company
  • [AT] Finance Director EMEA – Division Controller PDC Business @ Eaton
  • [PL] Controlling Manager – Internal Finance team @ PepsiCo
  • [PL] Head of Vendor Management @ Amazon

Here the full list:

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Market Signals – LinkedIn job market trends analysis (Week 1)

2020 has come to an end. It was a difficult year, but we’re full of hope that the new year will bring positive changes to the global job market. If you’re interested in reading a summary of the Market Signals we’ve collected over the year, make sure to request our most recent special report on the 20 biggest economies in the world.

In 2020, we collected 2128 data points over 40 weeks. We analyzed them and turned them into weekly reports, daily updates (available on the Market Signals LinkedIn page), and 7 special reports (such as the job market in the Americas, the top 10 economies in Africa, and the CV-19 impact on unemployment in Europe – coming soon!). We will continue keeping an eye on the global job market in 2021, so make sure that you’re following Career Angels on LinkedIn to never miss an update from us!

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