From Consulting times:
European companies will face five major human resources challenges in the future, with managing talent being the most critical, according to a recent survey of more than 1,350 executives from 27 countries in Europe. The survey was conducted jointly by The Boston Consulting Group (BCG) and the European Association for Personnel Management (EAPM).
And from the same issue:
Recruitment is now the top problem for more than half of all UK companies ahead of business strategy or management, a new study by KPMG and the Recruitment and Employment Confederation has found. The study reveals that the battle for skills and talents compels UK employers of all sizes and sectors to reconsider how they manage recruitment and staffing.