n Management Today - Talent is elusive as shortages persist in key roles
|Article Title||Talent is elusive as shortages persist in key roles|
|© Publisher:||Richard Havenga & Associates|
|Publication Date||Jun 2010|
|Pages||44 - 45|
|Keyword(s)||Manpower South Africa|
"We are seeing a 'jobless' recovery in many parts of the world, yet where there are jobs available, employers are having difficulty to fill these positions. The issue is not about the number of potential candidates, but rather a talent mismatch because there are not enough sufficiently skilled people in the right place at the right time.
"Impacting on the issue is the fact that employers are constantly seeking more specific skill sets and are reluctant to engage in anticipatory hiring. This creates a very challenging and frustrating time for employers and job seekers alike."
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