Source | LinkedIn : By Blair Decembrele
We launched the Top Companies | Startups list, a new extension of our annual Top Companies list which maps the most wanted companies by job seekers. This new edition focuses on startups and maps the the top 50 industry disruptors, from beauty to biotech companies, attracting talent now.
These companies are growing quickly, attracting top talent and redefining the way we work. The highest ranked companies include Uber (#1), Airbnb (#2), WeWork (#3), Lyft (#4) and Slack (#5). You can check out the complete U.S. Top Companies | Startups list here.
Whether you’re interested in cybersecurity or retail, we’ve got you covered and are breaking down what it takes to get hired at one of the companies on the list. You might be closer than you think to your next opportunity.
Tip 1: These Companies are Hiring – Uncover It!
With rapid employee growth rates year-over-year – Rubrik (+196%), Flexport (+136%) and Convoy (+138%), to name a few – this group is always on the lookout for the best and brightest talent. Hiring the right talent keeps these companies at the top of their game – and who knows, you may be the missing puzzle piece.
To kick off your search, take a look at openings that might be right for you on LinkedIn Jobs. Don’t know where to start? Companies on the list with the highest number of open positions include: Uber (#1), Lyft (#4), WeWork (#3), Katerra (#28), Houzz (#9) and Dropbox (#8).
And don’t forget that your network is one of the best ways to find your way in to a new opportunity – take note of connections who work at the company you’re interested in or in a related field, and consider reaching out to learn more about what it takes to be a standout candidate. You never know what doors might open by starting a simple conversation.