Industry Outlook -- Services: BUSINESS SERVICES
PROGNOSIS '96--BUSINESS SERVICES
-- Continued industry restructuring favors a variety of services, from temporary help to consulting and engineering.
-- Booming economies in Asia and other markets offer new work to U.S. architects, engineers, and advertisers.
-- A shortage of quality staff looms as businesses demand more sophisticated services.
-- Consolidation among clients adds price pressures and kills smaller or less specialized firms.Return to top
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