Is Retail Facing a Digital Talent Hiring Problem?


Is digital talent hiring becoming a problem for the retail and fashion industries? Via RetailWire.com: According to search firm 24 Seven Inc., one in four digital jobs in the fashion and retail industry have been left unfilled for five years or more, reflecting the challenges of recruiting, retaining and hiring digital talent. “It’s a very disruptiveContinue reading “Is Retail Facing a Digital Talent Hiring Problem?”

Holidays Merry for Retail Hiring in 2012


The 2012 holiday season was a certainly joyful one for retail workers. Despite continuing economic fears, as well as Superstorm Sandy and the presidential election, hiring soared to the highest level in six years, the Associated Press reports. Retailers added 728,300 jobs between October 1 and December 31. This was 10.3 percent higher than theContinue reading “Holidays Merry for Retail Hiring in 2012”

For the Holidays, Retailers See More In The Cloud


See on Scoop.it – Digital Human Resources News Everyone knows this is the best time of year retailers. For retailers using the cloud for e-commerce, this holiday could be one of the best. Analysts say e-commerce platforms have now become mandatory, essential software for any retailer, from a business-to-business or business-to-consumer company. Everyone is beginningContinue reading “For the Holidays, Retailers See More In The Cloud”

Glad Tidings for Holiday Hiring


Retailers may bring glad tidings for the 2012 holiday season; hiring plans indicate what many believe to be a year of new, more adaptive sales strategies. Three fourths (75 percent) of retailers predict an increase in holiday sales this year, according to a study by global management consultants the Hay Group. Retailers also report optimismContinue reading “Glad Tidings for Holiday Hiring”

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