Implementing Effective Workforce Planning Strategies

Employers across North America are once again demonstrating a sustained commitment to hiring new workers as confidence in the economy picks up. With this new wave of hiring comes different challenges, however, and companies must consider the number of variables involved in implementing sound workforce planning strategies. Workforce planning involves evaluating one’s current workforce and projecting future staffing needs based on a range of factors including trends in the labor market, consumer demand and length of specific projects.