Key Findings


of respondents
expect revenue
to increase
in 2019


of recruitment pros are uncertain when it comes to Brexit’s predicted impact on their business


of respondents believe that reskilling candidates is an effective way to deal with talent shortages

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Dive deep and explore the spotlights on key topics that'll influence the global recruitment industry in 2019.


As the Brexit deadline draws ever closer, what impact do UK and Irish recruitment professionals anticipate it will have on business revenue and growth goals in 2019?


Almost a year after GDPR regulations came to pass, how are recruitment professionals adapting to the culture shift in data privacy and regulation?

Regional Findings


Learn about the opportunities, challenges, and emerging themes in various regions across the globe.


Explore the key findings in more depth and view insights on top industry trends. 


Top UK & I Priorities

As 2019 begins, global staffing and recruiting businesses have voiced their biggest business challenges for the upcoming year. From tight talent pools to pricing pressure and margin compression,
see what the next 12 months may hold.

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Artificial Intelligence

Recruitment professionals have a good understanding of machine learning and
artificial intelligence, with larger firms and digital
natives showing a
stronger understanding.

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