Biggest Staffing Challenges
Is the recession really behind us? For many U.S. companies, the answer is no.
Fifty-eight percent of employers said that when it comes to their business, it feels like the recession is not over. Among small businesses with 50 or fewer employees, the number of employers who share this sentiment is 66 percent.
The national survey was conducted online by Harris Poll on behalf of CareerBuilder from Nov. 6 to Dec. 2, and included a representative sample of 2,201 hiring managers and human resource professionals across industries and company sizes.
“Many companies are still struggling to regain footing that was lost during the recession,” says Rosemary Haefner, VP/human resources at CareerBuilder. “Only 28 percent of employers reported that their business…