Ireland – 2018 Total Workforce Index™ Country Profile Article

It is expected that some employers based in the United Kingdom are likely to move part of their business to Ireland to maintain a presence in Europe, however, there...

United Kingdom – 2018 Total Workforce Index™ Country Profile Article

Unemployment levels are at their lowest rate since 1975 presently in the United Kingdom. Despite growing uncertainty wages have remained consistent. While some employers have shifted their local workforce...

Rankings by Category: Productivity – 2018 Total Workforce Index™

Productivity Overview Workforce markets with longer work days or more hours in workweeks offer increased opportunities for higher levels of productivity without the added cost of overtime premiums. However, these...

Rankings by Category: Regulation – 2018 Total Workforce Index™

Regulatory Overview While each of the category rankings looks at a single aspect of the labor force, the regulatory framework of a labor market is potentially the most influential overall...

Rankings by Category: Cost Efficiency – 2018 Total Workforce Index™

Cost Efficiency Overview Certain engagements do not require specialized skills or English proficiency. Where this is the case and the skills needed are broad enough, many employment organizations can focus...

Rankings by Category: Availability – 2018 Total Workforce Index™

Availability Overview There is a lot of consistency regarding the markets in the top ten for Availability. However, the inclusion of smaller markets such as Ireland and Norway demonstrate that...

2018 Total Workforce Index™ Top 25 Market Rankings

Top 25 Markets for Total Workforce Engagement Most of the markets in the top 25 (excepting however, those in the top 5) are in Europe, which continues to have many...

2018 Total Workforce Index™ Top 10 Market Rankings

Top 10 Markets for Total Workforce Engagement The markets that rank highest in the Total Workforce Index™ are those with the highest relative performance across all four categories. The ability...

EMEA Regional Overview – 2018 Total Workforce Index™

EMEA Overview The use of cross border migration is growing across this region following a lull over the past few years amid uncertainty attributed to Britain's decision to leave the...

The Real Global Gig Economy and Informal Workforce Trends

2017 Total Workforce Index™ Introduction The Gig Economy as it’s currently defined by most is composed of both informal and non-informal contingent workers. ManpowerGroup Solutions recognized that there are two unique...