Bullhorn recently published their 2018 North American Staffing & Recruiting Trends Report, a survey of more than 1400 staffing professionals.
Compared to 2017, the majority of staffing professionals – 67% – are less confident about the future. This is likely due to the tension between the potential opportunities presented to staffing agencies vs. the challenges they face in 2018.
I’ve highlighted some important findings on recruiters’ priorities for 2018 from Bullhorn’s report below.Increases in hiring and operating budgets
Whether internal or external, recruiters are experiencing the same challenges from the tighter labor market.
While 70% anticipate an increase in hiring needs, 64% of staffing pros say their top challenge is the talent shortage. Continue reading