Amsterdam’s tech-savvy population
In a press statement, Indeed explains that the Netherlands is one of the most tech savvy recruitment markets in the world. The Dutch have one of the highest mobile penetration rates in all of Europe with overall internet penetration of over 93%. This fact makes it an attractive market for an online job listings site like Indeed to provide its services.
Indeed is a fast growing internet-based recruitment company that matches job seekers with potential employers. Visitors can access the site online and through an app on their mobile. The company launched in 2004 as the original search engine for jobs and is now available in more than 50 countries and 28 languages.
Amsterdam's strength is its human capital
The Netherlands, and the Amsterdam Metropolitan Area in particular, is a very attractive market for a company like Indeed. Eighty percent of the workforce speaks English, making Amsterdam the largest anglophone city in continental Europe. Ninety percent of the workforce speaks two or more languages. According to the World Talent Index the Netherlands ranks fourth in the world for attracting and developing talent, surpassing every other country on the European continent.