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UNITED STATES

US layoffs, hiring freezes hit multi-year lows
US layoffs, hiring freezes hit multi-year lows

OWATONNA, US: Digital and direct marketers are planning a surge in hiring this winter with agencies leading the way, according to Bernhart Associates' Quarterly Digital and Direct Marketing Employment Report for the first quarter of 2011.

21 Jan 2011

UNITED STATES

Unexpected global skill shortages threaten corporate growth, innovation
Unexpected global skill shortages threaten corporate growth, innovation

NEW YORK, US: A survey of senior executives and talent managers shows future leadership and research & development are hardest hit.

3 Jan 2011

UNITED STATES

Hiring plans are up, but so are layoffs
Hiring plans are up, but so are layoffs

OWATONNA, US: If you're a digital or direct marketer looking for employment in the US don't expect much of a change during the rest of 2010, according to Bernhart Associates' latest quarterly Digital and Direct Marketing Employment Report.

8 Oct 2010

UNITED STATES

Bernhart unemployment survey released...

OWATONNA, US:...And it's bad news for direct marketers - they're facing longer unemployment; the typical length of job search nearly doubles in past year. Hence, the job outlook for unemployed direct marketers has sharply deteriorated since last summer, according to a new study by Bernhart Associates Executive Search, LLC, a leading digital and direct marketing executive search firm.

25 Aug 2010

UNITED KINGDOM

Sustained business recovery on the cards as companies look to re-start investment
Sustained business recovery on the cards as companies look to re-start investment

LONDON, UK: The latest Global Business Outlook Survey from KPMG International suggests that businesses are ready to begin investing again as the healthy optimism recorded earlier in the year holds firm. Overall, business optimism remains static but strong, with India and China leading the way; while UK and Spain are still less confident.

3 Aug 2010

UNITED KINGDOM

UK lags behind US on employee return on investment
UK lags behind US on employee return on investment

NEW YORK, US / LONDON, UK: organisations have proved far more agile than those in the UK and the rest of Europe at maximising profit from their investment in people, according to PwC research published today, 26 July 2010.

26 Jul 2010

UNITED STATES

Best Ranger Competition

Despite the economic downturn and the high jobless rate which disproportionately affects the young, a career in the military is still not a popular choice. The few who do consider a career in the forces consider the Army a less appealing option.

3 May 2010