Indeed Hiring Lab

Three Generations of Talent:

Who's Searching for Jobs Today

Today Millennials, Gen Xers and Baby Boomers each comprise one-third of the workforce. But each generation searches for jobs differently. Download Three Generations of Talent: Who's Searching for Jobs Today for more than 50 pages of data and insights you can use to determine how job seeker preferences by generation may impact the future of your workforce.

Indeed Hiring Lab Report December 2014

The report examines:

  • Labor market forces that affect all job seekers
  • Top occupations searched by each generation
  • Locations that attract each generation
  • Mobile and desktop job search patterns

Download the report

The report contains analysis on US resume data on Indeed, in combination with a collective view of each resume owner’s search activity during our sample month of July 2014. To explore how these generations search for jobs in other regions around the world, download the abridged reports for Australia, United Kingdom and Canada.

About the Indeed Hiring Lab

The Indeed Hiring Lab is a global research institute led by Dr. Tara Sinclair, Chief Economist at Indeed and associate professor of economics and international affairs at George Washington University. The Indeed Hiring Lab research agenda includes large-scale labor research projects, ongoing tracking and analysis of employment trends and surveys of industry professionals.