David W. Graebel Named Chairman Emeritus of Graebel Companies, Inc.

Founder Succeeded as Chairman of the Board of Directors by Son and Current CEO, Bill Graebel. DENVER – January 16, 2018 – Graebel Companies, Inc., a leading provider of workforce and workplace mobility solutions for Fortune 500 and Global 1000 firms and the largest family-owned, privately held relocation company in the world, recently announced that David […]

Global Unemployment Report: Q2 2017

To explore international labor markets, companies must first consult global labor market data.  This much-anticipated quarterly report compiles current international labor market figures from countries around the world, including measures like national Gross Domestic Product and unemployment rates, and tracks them over time. This edition of the report also provides statistics on countries with the […]

Worker Confidence Index Report: Second Quarter 2017

The Worker Confidence Index (WCI) dropped significantly in the second quarter to 99.7 – the same level for this time last year. Of the four components of the WCI, only job stability rose, while likelihood of promotion and likelihood of a raise both dropped.  The Trust in Company Leadership index also declined, but remained higher […]

Yoh’s Worker Confidence Index – First Quarter 2016

Since the Third Quarter of 2014, HRO Today magazine and Yoh Recruitment Process Outsourcing joined together and launched an index to measure employment security. According the U.S Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA), more than 70 percent of what the U.S. produces is for personal consumption. Since the perception of job security greatly impacts purchasing behavior, […]

Is a Talent Shortage Coming?

New research examines current challenges in the labor market and how organizations can overcome them. By Ian Cameron There has been a lot of buzz lately about a talent shortage. The Conference Board’s new report From Not Enough Jobs to Not Enough Workers predicts a 15-year period of tight labor conditions. All signs are pointing […]

Advances in VMS

As the temporary workforce market matures, management tools have followed suit.   By Audrey Roth   Over the past few years, the rise in the temporary workforce has become undeniable. Employers recognize the capabilities that come with employing temporary workers, while employees have realized the advantageous possibilities contingent employment allows. In fact, Ardent Partners reports […]

ADA Confusion?

3 steps to make the ADA’s interactive process go more smoothly.   By Kevin Curry   The Americans With Disabilities Act (ADA) has presented an ongoing administrative challenge for employers since it became law in 1990. The passage of the ADA, which afforded Americans living with disabilities strong protection from discrimination, created a new level of complexity and […]

2013 Baker’s Dozen Customer Satisfaction Ratings: Pre-employment Screening

We rank the top providers in pre-employment screening services based on customer satisfaction surveys.   By The Editors   HRO Today’s Baker’s Dozen rankings are based solely on feedback from buyers of the rated services; the ratings are not based on the opinion of the HRO Today staff. We collect feedback annually through an online […]