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New SHRM research reveals that 77 percent of HR professionals are struggling with finding job candidates due to talent scarcity and skills gaps. Leading recruiters and workplace experts weigh in on the struggle to recruit and hire in this new labor market.

The exemption for transportation workers from mandatory arbitration requirements applies to all transportation workers engaged in interstate commerce, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled.

Explore workplace trends from the first quarter of 2024: Economic challenges, HR’s key role in new regulations and a rise in family leave benefits all signal employers’ strategic adaptation and growth.

While the use of AI systems in recruitment and during employment continues to grow, it is essential for employers, as users of AI systems, to carefully consider key data protection requirements.

HR adopts AI

HR Adopts AI

For the tech to be successful, employers must be thoughtful about its use.


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