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Private Employment Services Industry

Private Employment Services Industry

Private Employment Services Industry

Over the years the private employment services industry has grown to provide a variety of labour market services. Its history dates back to the 19th century, but the industry truly started to grow after the second world war. As labour was in short supply, private employment agencies started to operate to fill gaps within labour markets by matching workers with...
Over the years the private employment services industry has grown to provide a variety of labour market services. Its history...

Member of the Month

Member of the Month

APESPE RH

APESPE RH is the national federation for private employment services providers in Portugal. Together its members represent 70% of the market. As in many countries, the federation defends the role that the sector can play in recovery from the Covid-19. In its recent “M7 Report”, APESPE RH outlines the appropriate regulation that would further unlock the contribution of the agency work sector to job creation and better functioning labour markets. Find out more by joining the event that APESPE RH is organising on 17 June with WEC-Europe!

APESPE RH

APESPE RH is the national federation for private employment services providers in Portugal. Together its members represent 70% of the market. As in many countries, the federation defends the role that the sector can play in recovery from the Covid-19. In its recent “M7 Report”, APESPE RH outlines the appropriate regulation that would further unlock the contribution of the agency work sector to job creation and better functioning labour markets. Find out more by joining the event that APESPE RH is organising on 17 June with WEC-Europe!

Career support for small business employees

Career support for small business employees

As Covid-19 forced many small businesses to furlough or permanently lay off employees, Career Management firm LHH understood the challenge for these employers to provide outplacement support. The company made a complimentary offer to help those businesses support their departing employees in this economically challenging period.

As Covid-19 forced many small businesses to furlough or permanently lay off employees, Career Management firm LHH understood the challenge for these employers to provide outplacement support. The company made a complimentary offer to help those businesses support their departing employees in this economically challenging period.

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Coronavirus (Covid-19)

Coronavirus (Covid-19)

The COVID-19 pandemic hitting the world in 2020 poses an unprecedented, major challenge to economies and societies around the world. It is severely impacting the private employment services sector which is working hard to weather the crisis and stand ready to accompany recovery. The primary concern of the World Employment Confederation and its members is to protect the health and...
The COVID-19 pandemic hitting the world in 2020 poses an unprecedented, major challenge to economies and societies around the world....

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Private Employment Services Pave the Road to Recovery after Covid-19

Private Employment Services Pave the Road to Recovery after Covid-19

The Covid-19 pandemic has had unprecedented impacts on labour markets, creating unemployment, threatening business continuity, and exposing gaps in safety nets. As many countries step on the road to recovery, the World Employment Confederation urges to build on lessons learned and makes proposals to overcome these challenges and shape a better normal.
The Covid-19 pandemic has had unprecedented impacts on labour markets, creating unemployment, threatening business continuity, and exposing gaps in safety...
Agency work markets during Covid-19

Agency work markets during Covid-19

Agency work markets during Covid-19

To get a clear picture of how the pandemic and subsequent economic shocks have affected agency work markets across the world, consult our regularly updated data brief.

To get a clear picture of how the pandemic and subsequent economic shocks have affected agency work markets across the world, consult our regularly updated data brief.

WEC - ADAPT "The Future of Work" newsletter

WEC - ADAPT "The Future of Work" newsletter

Every month, we publish together with ADAPT a newsletter compiling the latest research work on employment issues. Check out the latest edition and subscribe to receive it directly in your mailbox!

Every month, we publish together with ADAPT a newsletter compiling the latest research work on employment issues. Check out the latest edition and subscribe to receive it directly in your mailbox!

Staffing Insights

Staffing Insights

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Blog series - Notes on the New Normal

Blog series - Notes on the New Normal

In a series of blog contributions, Tom Hadley, Project Manager for WEC’s Alliance Task Force Project, shares insights from the conversations he is having with industry leaders from around the world on what the new normal will be and the role that the private employment services sector can play in the post-Covid world of work.
In a series of blog contributions, Tom Hadley, Project Manager for WEC’s Alliance Task Force Project, shares insights from the...
Social Innovation Stories

Social Innovation Stories

The Social Innovation Stories database of the World Employment Confederation offers concrete examples of how the private employment industry is making a difference in the new world of work by implementing new ways of working, learning and providing social protection. During the Covid-19 crisis, the sector has taken this commitment further and implemented even more innovative solutions to support workers and clients throughout this difficult period.

The Social Innovation Stories database of the World Employment Confederation offers concrete examples of how the private employment industry is making a difference in the new world of work by implementing new ways of working, learning and providing social protection. During the Covid-19 crisis, the sector has taken this commitment further and implemented even more innovative solutions to support workers and clients throughout this difficult period.

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