Top Five Markets Comparison – Total Workforce Index™

Top 5 - Overall The highest ranked markets in the Total Workforce Index™ are those with the highest relative performance across all four categories. When all four categories were weighted...

France – 2017 Total Workforce Index™ Country Profile Article

Anticipated changes to labor regulations are designed to increase investment in French labor by reassuring foreign investors of the ability to adjust workforce priorities as business needs shift. The...

Ireland – 2017 Total Workforce Index™ Country Profile Article

High English proficiency, proximity to England and a cost advantage over London has encouraged interest in Ireland by many employers with customer footprints in Europe. A workforce that is...

Top 5 – Overall – 2017 Total Workforce Index

Top 5 - Overall The highest ranked markets in the Total Workforce Index™ are those with the highest relative performance across all four categories. When all four categories were weighted...

Top 5 – Regulation – 2017 Total Workforce Index

Top 5 - Regulation Britain's decision earlier this year to leave the European Union raised concerns about the potential for regulatory impact on both existing engagements and future procurement. That...

Rankings by Category: Productivity – Total Workforce Index™

Productivity Overview Productivity is the relative comparison of the potential productivity of a workforce based on the length of a workday, the length of a workweek and the number of...

Introduction to 2018 Total Workforce Index™

from Becky Frankiewicz... Today’s business environment is as complex as it is unpredictable. Technological disruption opens new opportunities for businesses to grow and create value, provided they transform and have the...

About the Total Workforce Index™

In 2013 ManpowerGroup Solutions launched the Contingent Workforce Index. This annual index was developed to provide an in-depth review of the global contingent labor market. Initially focused exclusively on...

Vietnam – 2017 Total Workforce Index™ Country Profile Article

Consistently in the top markets to consider for business expansion into the Asian Pacific, Vietnam is a favorable market for new or increased investment. However, lack of highly skilled...

Mexico – 2017 Total Workforce Index™ Country Profile Article

Except for upper-level employees who typically have college educations, there are few opportunities for workers in some areas to earn wages that exceed the minimum wage in this market....