Bloomberg: Talent Trends Report findings suggest headwinds for Trump administration

February 2, 2017

According to financial news service Bloomberg, the Trump administration may face "headwinds" in its goal of creating 25 million new jobs that includes a planned resurgence in manufacturing. Citing data in the 2017 Randstad Sourceright Talent Trends Report, Bloomberg points out that survey data shows 80% of human capital leaders believe skills shortages will affect their companies in the next 12 months. 

“Talent scarcity is a direct result of having a fully-employed workforce, especially in IT-type and other professional-skill jobs,” Rebecca Henderson, CEO of Randstad Sourceright, is quoted saying in the article, which also questions whether a growing skills gap will be slow the Trump administration's efforts. Click here to read the full article.

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