Locked content Poles want to work in Germany, the Netherlands – report

Poles are most willing to work in the euro zone countries, such as Germany (31.4 percent) and the Netherlands (15 percent), according to a recent report by HR consultancy Work Service. Moreover, if Poland were to adopt the euro it would be an incentive to travel abroad for work for over 1/3 of emplo...

Companies face more recruitment issues – report

According to a report published by HR consultancy Work Service, the number of companies that have trouble filling vacancies has increased by 18 percentage points last year. Currently, every other company is facing such difficulties.

Report: 25% of companies will invest in work automation

As many as 25 percent of companies plan to invest in work automation and replace some of their employees with machines or robots, while 60 percent do not plan such actions, according to the latest Work Service survey. As experts point out, in the coming years’ staff shortages will be covered b...

Locked content Unemployment to drop below 6% this year – Work Service

The registered unemployment rate in 2018 will be single-digit in all voivodships, and on the national scale, we can record results below 6 percent forecasts HR consultancy Work Service. “We have a year of big investments ahead us which are supposed to be a driving force for economic developmen...

Locked content Work Service with PLN 1 mln Q3 profit

WSE-listed HR consultancy Work Service had a PLN 0.96 million net profit in Q3, compared to PLN 10.83 million profit last year. The result was affected by several one-offs, including the sale of its Proservice subsidiary. EBIT amounted to PLN 14.41 million against PLN 17.37 million year earlier. Con...

Companies looking for 50+ employees – Work Service

Nearly 23 percent of companies employ people over 50 years of age and have plans to increase employment in that age group within the next 12 months, according to a survey conducted by Work Service. Meanwhile 3.8 percent of companies don’t have people over 50 on their payroll but are planning on hiri...

Locked content Work Service with H1 loss due to one-offs

WSE-listed HR consultancy Work Service had a PLN 70.67 million net loss in H1, compared to PLN 8.01 million profit last year. The result was affected by several one-offs, as without them the company would have posted a PLN 6.98 million, the company said in its financial report. The one-offs included...

Locked content Over 50% of companies have trouble finding workers – report

More than 50 percent of employers in Poland claim that they have difficulty recruiting new workforce, which affects their development, according to the latest report by HR consultancy Work Service. According to the report, one-third of the polled companies that are struggling with staff shortages ca...

Locked content Work Service to buy remaining stake in Prohuman

WSE-listed HR company Work Service signed a deal to buy the remaining 25 percent in Hungarian Prohuman, Work Service said in a market filing. The transaction will be payable in three tranches and will be worth HUF 4.97 billion and PLN 20.5 million with the last installment to be paid by November 27....