Category: For Employers

Qatar’s labour market dynamics driven by swift economic growth

Several industries in Qatar have had stronger labour market dynamics post-Covid and will persist, said Fitch Solutions in its recent report adding that these are driven by swift economic recoveries locally and globally. “Governments have been supportive of local labour markets, resulting in a tightening that has pushed up nominal wages. While inflation is eroding […]

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In Lebanon, paradoxical job market leaves employers without the right fit and candidates without a job

As much as 88 percent of Lebanese companies say they struggle to find the right talent due to a skills mismatch, while the unemployment rate ironically soars to a staggering 29.6 percent. BEIRUT – Ramy Boujawdeh, COO of Berytech says it once took him over six months to recruit a junior developer, and he had […]

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Interview with Al Nahar Newspaper

بفعل الأزمة الاقتصادية، يحلم جزء كبير من الللبنانيين بالهجرة، بعد الآلاف الذين هاجروا، ما بين عائلات وطلاب ومتخصصين في قطاعات مختلفة وعديدة. الوجهة الأقرب إلى اللبنانيين هي دول #الخليج، التي يشكّل الاغتراب فيها إحدى الدعامات للبنان، عبر تحويلات المغتربين. في هذا الإطار، يطرح السؤال حول معايير #توظيف اللبنانيين في الخليج؟ وهل تغيّرت بفعل الأزمة الراهنة؟ “أكثر مجالات العمل […]

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YOU SPENT WAY MORE TIME ON YOUR APPLICATION THAN A POTENTIAL EMPLOYER DID REVIEWING IT

Slaving away for hours on a single job application? Hands off your keyboard, we’ve got news for you. It’s likely that an employer will spend less than 15 minutes reviewing that application, if someone reviews it at all. A recent study by research firm Future Workplace and HR software company CareerArc revealed that short review […]

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