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    Emerging Workforce Study: The New American Workforce

    Date: July 9, 2019, 3:00pm – 5:00pm
    Price:
    Members $15 Guests $40
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    The Emerging Workforce® Study (EWS) by Spherion Staffing annually examines the issues and trends impacting the American workplace. Conducted by Research Now, it is the only nationally representative survey of both employers and employees. Since 1996, Spherion has interviewed more than 200,000 workers and hundreds of companies to reveal new insights and impacts that employers need to be aware of to make the right decisions for their business and their employees.

    2018 EWS: The New American Workforce

    This year’s study confirms that changes happening in the make-up of the American workforce are here to stay. Temporary, freelance and contract workers comprise almost one-third of U.S. companies’ total workforces this year — an increase of more than 90 percent over last year. The new American workforce reflects different attitudes and opinions about how we work. The impacts are evident across a number of new trends and topics, including:

    • The Agile Workforce
    • Top Employer Concerns
    • Retention Risks
    • Talent Shortage & Skills Gap
    • Recruiting 2.0
    • Wages & Compensation
    • Technology & Automation
    • Diversity at Work
    • Methodology

    Lynn Billing is a senior vice president of Spherion Staffing Services, with more than 25 years of experience focused on operational excellence and business development, Lynn supports Spherion franchise business owners in more than 50 U.S. offices. Her guidance enhances their ability to partner with clients to build a high-performance workforce.

    A seasoned executive with broad-based experience in the staffing industry and a keen understanding of the U.S. workforce and the issues that drive performance, Lynn is a compelling and articulate speaker.  She has shared the findings and implications of the Spherion Emerging Workforce® Study with numerous business groups. The Emerging Workforce Study leverages over 20 years of groundbreaking research to reveal key insights into today’s workforce, and how companies employ and deploy their talent engine.


    Registration for this event will open June 12, 2019.


    Location:

    21C Library
    1175 Chapel Hills Drive 
    Colorado Springs, CO 80920