Kelly Services® And CareerBuilder's Economic Modeling Specialists Intl Provide
Tool To Assist Businesses With Total Workforce Planning
Talent Market Analyst Provides Targeted Workforce Analytics
TROY, Mich., March 6, 2013
TROY, Mich., March 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --In response to a growing demand by
businesses for targeted employment data, Kelly Services (NASDAQ: KELYA, KELYB)
and Economic Modeling Specialists Intl (EMSI), a CareerBuilder company, have
developed a data analytics tool designed to evaluate labor market trends.
The Talent Market Analyst is an innovative workforce planning tool, featuring
key insight to support both long-term strategic planning and short-term
sourcing activities.Data is collected from more than 90 credible sources,
updated quarterly, and kept current with modeling projections to provide
businesses with a unique perspective on current and future employment
trends.The tool provides:
oDetailed employment data covering hundreds of industries and occupations,
with projections up to 10 years into the future
oProprietary data from the Kelly Global Workforce Index™ on employee
attitudes and motivations
oRecruiting Environment Index that provides a quick snapshot of labor
dynamics for any area
oGeographic talent pipeline information based on graduation rates of
Currently, data is available for the U.S., U.K. and Canadian markets, with
plans for expansion to additional countries later this year.
"Businesses today are putting more focus on workforce analytics to drive their
talent strategy and retain key talent, but labor market data can be difficult
to collect, not to mention often being incomplete and / or outdated," said
Teresa Carroll, Senior Vice President, Centers of Excellence and General
Manager, Kelly Outsourcing and Consulting Group, Kelly Services.
"Environmental scanning is critical in the workforce strategic planning
process and in making talent decisions more impactful."
"Big data is changing the way companies recruit and conduct business," said
Brent Rasmussen, President of CareerBuilder North America. "Having the ability
to easily extract actionable insights from complex data can give companies a
significant competitive advantage in their workforce planning."
Kelly Services and CareerBuilder are hosting a webinar, "Big Data, Big Deal,"
on April 11 at 2:00 p.m. EDT.To register, please visit
CareerBuilder acquired EMSI, an economic software firm that specializes in
employment data and labor market analysis, in August 2012.The acquisition is
enhancing CareerBuilder's workforce analytics platform, bringing together
extensive historical and real-time labor information.
Economic Modeling Specialists Intl. (EMSI) is a CareerBuilder company that
provides industry-leading employment data and economic analysis via web tools
and custom reports. EMSI has produced more than 1,200 comprehensive impact
analyses for colleges and universities in the U.S. and internationally, and
its web tools — Analyst and Career Coach — are used by thousands of
professionals in higher education, workforce and economic development, and the
CareerBuilder is the global leader in human capital solutions, helping
companies target and attract great talent. Its online career site,
CareerBuilder.com^®, is the largest in the United States with more than 24
million unique visitors, one million jobs and 50 million resumes.
CareerBuilder works with the world's top employers, providing resources for
everything from employment branding and talent and compensation intelligence
to recruitment solutions. More than 10,000 websites, including 140 newspapers
and broadband portals such as MSN and AOL, feature CareerBuilder's proprietary
job search technology on their career sites. Owned by Gannett Co., Inc.
(NYSE:GCI), Tribune Company and The McClatchy Company (NYSE:MNI),
CareerBuilder and its subsidiaries operate in the United States, Europe, South
America, Canada and Asia. For more information, visit www.careerbuilder.com.
About Kelly Services^®
Kelly Services, Inc. (NASDAQ: KELYA, KELYB) is a leader in providing workforce
solutions. Kelly^® offers a comprehensive array of outsourcing and consulting
services as well as world-class staffing on a temporary, temporary-to-hire,
and direct-hire basis. Serving clients around the globe, Kelly provides
employment to more than 560,000 employees annually. Revenue in 2012 was $5.5
billion. Visit kellyservices.com and download The Talent Project, a free
iPad^® app by Kelly Services.
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