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We know the market, the buyers and the technology landscape like no one else. Aptitude Research regularly publishes in-depth, independent research covering a variety of workforce management issues, from talent acquisition and engagement to contingent workforce management, analytics and automation. 

Our flagship research, The Aptitude Index, delivers a comprehensive look at various talent acquisition technology trends and solutions.

Aptitude Research’s qualitative and quantitative methodology draws from a broad community of technology providers and HR practitioners.

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2023 TA Buyers Guide

Hourly Workers

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We regularly publish in-depth reports on all facets of human capital management technology. Check out our recent reports.

The State
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Sourcing talent is a critical yet often misunderstood aspect of talent acquisition. Despite significant investments in sourcing teams and technologies, many companies still struggle with

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Our in-depth, independent research helps HR leaders make better decisions when recruiting, developing, engaging and retaining talent. Our research covers the spectrum of talent strategy, including talent acquisition, analytics and management.