News and updates in the luxury retail industry

You are wondering what is happening in the luxury industry. This section will give you all the answers.

It will help you review some programs that might be of interest if you are working in this line of business.

You can also get a glimpse at the hiring market and understand employment market trends through various articles posted in this section.

Post-Pandemic Job Shifts in Luxury Retail
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Post-Pandemic Job Shifts in Luxury Retail

We recently looked at the way the pandemic has transformed the economy in numerous ways, including: Changing where and how people work Changing the type of skills needed as the…

Post-Pandemic Job Shift: How Are Patterns of Employment Changing?
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Post-Pandemic Job Shift: How Are Patterns of Employment Changing?

The economic recovery over the past year has been remarkable: most sectors have recovered their pre-pandemic levels of employment and the unemployment rate is almost as low as it was…

ACCUR in the News Roundup
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ACCUR in the News Roundup

As employers adapt to a post-pandemic hiring landscape, ACCUR Recruiting Services has been called on to comment on the world of recruiting in a tight labor market. Here are our…

May Jobs Report
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May Jobs Report

Amid record high inflation and recessionary fears, the American economy added 390,000 jobs in May. This outperformed the forecasts of economists, and took place against a low employment rate of…

From the Decade of the Customer to the Decade of the Employee 
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From the Decade of the Customer to the Decade of the Employee 

Have you heard the news? Thanks to changes to the economy wrought by the COVID-19 pandemic, we are rapidly shifting gears from the “decade of the customer” to the “decade…

ACCUR Quoted in Newsweek on Return-to-Work Incentives
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ACCUR Quoted in Newsweek on Return-to-Work Incentives

As companies increasingly look to incentives to get their employees back to the office, Newsweek reports on the growing divide between company expectations and worker desire to remain fully remote….

Forbes Recognizes ACCUR as a Top Recruiting Firm for 2022
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Forbes Recognizes ACCUR as a Top Recruiting Firm for 2022

For the fifth year in a row, Forbes has recognized ACCUR Recruiting Services with outstanding honors in their ranking of Executive Search firms and Professional Search firms for the year…

Why Luxury Beauty Brands are Increasing Hiring Executives with Amazon-Specific Skills
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Why Luxury Beauty Brands are Increasing Hiring Executives with Amazon-Specific Skills

Amazon was long rejected by luxury beauty brands who achieved their luster through rarified exclusivity in the retail environment. But the growth of digital retail changed many minds in the…

March Jobs Report
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March Jobs Report

The March jobs report was one of the most newsworthy yet, with a total gain of 431,000 nonfarm employment, as reported by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. Notably, the…

How Geographic Mobility Affects Salaries in the Age of Remote Work
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How Geographic Mobility Affects Salaries in the Age of Remote Work

So many of our dearly held expectations in the recruiting industry have been upended during the COVID-19 pandemic: Remote work and flexible schedules were already a big trend but the…

Russian Sanctions and Impact on Core Industries
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Russian Sanctions and Impact on Core Industries

We’ve all been watching the news of the unfolding war in Ukraine, and our hearts go out to all of those affected by the conflict.  Over the past month as…

Salary Talk: Coping with Inflation and its Impact on Recruiting
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Salary Talk: Coping with Inflation and its Impact on Recruiting

One of the biggest questions we get from our clients nowadays relates to the incredible acceleration of salary expectations against rising economic inflation. Workers are facing higher costs from their…

Marketing on TikTok: What it is and How to Recruit for it
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Marketing on TikTok: What it is and How to Recruit for it

TikTok is seemingly everywhere. The Chinese social network, originally launched in 2016 by ByteDance, has taken the globe by storm, and is especially popular among the tween and teen consumers…

Influencer Marketing in the Wine & Spirits Industry: Everything You Need to Know
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Influencer Marketing in the Wine & Spirits Industry: Everything You Need to Know

The alcohol beverage market is poised for growth: it is expected to increase by nearly 19 percent by the year 2024. And savvy folks in the wines & spirits industry…

Executive Recruiting in NYC in 2022: Special Opportunities and Challenges
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Executive Recruiting in NYC in 2022: Special Opportunities and Challenges

The omnicron surge of the Coronavirus hit the New York City economy particularly hard. Consider some of the following stats from recent months: Subway ridership plunged Hospitality and food and…

Taking Stock of a Turbulent Year in Hiring with 8 Recruiting Predictions for 2022
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Taking Stock of a Turbulent Year in Hiring with 8 Recruiting Predictions for 2022

As we look back on 2021 and look forward to what 2022 has in store for hiring and executive recruiting, we here at ACCUR are grateful for the growth and…

November Jobs Report: A Mixed Picture on Hiring
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November Jobs Report: A Mixed Picture on Hiring

November has delivered moderate job gains of 210,000, according to the latest jobs report from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. The most notable job gains occurred in professional and business…