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As we enter a new era – the Human Age – it’s important that companies, job seekers and the media better understand developments in the world of work, so all can benefit from those changes. That’s why we conduct research and provide insights into workplace trends, talent management, career development and more: to help businesses harness the power of people, and help individuals reach their full potential.

Manpower’s unique research and insights into how organizations and individuals can win in the changing world of work makes it the go-to expert in delivering innovative workforce solutions.

Manpower Employment Outlook Survey (MEOS)

Each quarter, the Manpower Employment Outlook Survey measures hiring confidence among approximately 66,000 employers in 42 countries and territories. The survey has been running for over 50 years and is one of the most trusted surveys of employment activity in the world.All employers participating in the survey are asked the same question. “How do you anticipate total employment at your location to change in the next three months as compared to the current quarter?”

Talent Shortage Survey

To understand the impact of talent shortages on companies, we surveyed nearly 40,000
employers in 43 countries. We asked how much difficulty they are having filling roles
compared to last year, which hard skills and human strengths are most elusive, and what
they are doing to solve talent shortages and find the employees they need.

Find out more or download the full report.


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