25 September, 2017 | (01 hr)
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In an April 2016 report from The Conference Board, our experts discussed current labor shortages and their business implications in the US. Since then, the labor market has continued to rapidly tighten to the point that we now operate in a labor market that is as tight as it was in 2007. Labor shortages are becoming a reality for many employers who struggle to recruit and retain workers and control wage growth.
During this special webcast, TCB economists will share new insights based on labor market research conducted over the past year. In addition to discussing recent macro trends, our experts will address varying US labor market conditions across locations, occupations, and industries and their implications for corporate profits.
Who Should Attend: Senior HR practitioners including talent acquisition, HR strategy, SWP, and HC analytics; finance and strategy executives; economists; and anyone whose job is directly affected by labor market conditions
This program has been approved for 1 (HR (General)) recertification credit hour toward aPHR, PHR, SPHR, PHRca, GPHR, PHRi, and SPHRi recertification through the HR Certification Institute (HRCI). For more information about certification or recertification, please visit the HR Certification Institute website at www.hrci.org.
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Requirements : Attendees must be logged on for the duration of the webcast, participate in all interactive polls, and request credits via the on-screen form. Delivery Method: Group-Internet Based Program Level: Intermediate, Prerequisites: Bachelor’s degree or higher, Advanced Preparation: None
Brian Schaitkin is a former Senior Economist in U.S. Economic Outlook & Labor Markets at The Conference Board. He is part of a team working to expand The Conference Board’s previous work on labor shortages. In addition, he will be leading efforts to expand coverage of regional economies...Full Bio
Frank Steemers is an Economist at The Conference Board and his expertise is primarily in the analysis of the labor market in the US and other mature economies. Based in New York, he conducts statistical and descriptive analyses and contributes to labor market whitepapers, blogs, webcasts, and med...Full Bio
Gad Levanon, PhD
Gad Levanon is Vice President, Labor Markets for The Conference Board, where he oversees the labor market, US forecasting, and Help Wanted OnLine© programs. His research focuses on trends in US and global labor markets, the US economy, and forecasting using economic ind...Full Bio