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Blue-Collar Worker Shortages: Navigating a Business Environment of Higher Labor Costs

December 2018 | Key Business Issues

The threat of labor shortages is more acute in blue-collar and low-pay services occupations than in more highly educated white-collar occupations, the exact opposite of the prevailing trends in recent decades.

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February 13, 2019 | Economics Watch

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Blue-Collar Worker Shortages: Navigating a Business Environment of Higher Labor Costs
December 2018 | Key Business Issues

The threat of labor shortages is more acute in blue-collar and low-pay services occupations than in more highly educated white-collar occupations, the exact opposite of the prevailing trends in recent decades.

Blue-Collar Worker Shortages: Navigating a Business Environment of Higher Labor Costs
December 2018 | Executive Summary

The threat of labor shortages is more acute in blue-collar and low-pay services occupations than in more highly educated white-collar occupations, the exact opposite of the prevailing trends in recent decades.

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Disrupting the Customer Experience in Your Industry
January 17, 2019 | Special Webcast

Join our guest speaker, Fabiaan Van Vrekhem, Partner at Accord Group Belgium C.V.B.A., and author of Distruption@WORK, will tap into the roots of disruptive change. Offering a guide in recognizing disruption and its impacts on people and organizations in delivering a satisfying customer experience.

Economics Watch
February 13, 2019 | Economics Watch

A complimentary webcast series for member companies that provides a platform for strategic decision making by helping senior executives understand changing business and economic conditions worldwide. CPE credit available.

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