Technology Skills And Knowledge Concerns Across The Globe

Geography: Global —Research Source: Future Foundation —Date: February 2016 —Findings: 68% of respondents in emerging counties, such as Chine and Brazil, are concerned that a lack of technology skills will make it increasingly hard for young people to advance their career prospects.  78% of young people in Brazil and India are confident that they have the necessary skills for […]

New Evidence That Diversity Impacts Financial Returns

Geography: Global —Research Source: McKinsey —Date: November 2014 —Findings: Women account for 16% of executive teams in the United States compared to 12% in the UK and 6% in Brazil. Businesses with the most gender diverse leadership were 15% more likely to report financial returns compared to the industry median. Businesses with the most ethnically diverse leadership […]

Salaries Worldwide Projected To Increase In 2015

—Geography: Global —Research Source: Hay Group —Date: December 2014 —Findings: —Salaries globally are set to rise by 5.4% in 2015, up .2% from 2014. —Salaries in North America are set to rise 2.8%, up .1% from 2014. —Salaries in the Middle East are set to rise by 5.6%. —Salaries in Africa are set to rise […]