Locked content Work Service buys major Hungarian employment agency

Work Service, Poland’s largest employment recruiting consultancy, has signed an agreement to purchase 25 percent of Hungary’s Prohuman Agency . This will give Work Service effective control over 100 percent of its financial capital. The Polish press stated that the announcement was made on Tuesday, ...

Locked content Polish workers still seeking employment abroad – Work Service study

A recent study by the Polish personnel consultancy and employment agency Work Service claims that 12 percent of Polish employees are considering moving abroad within the next year. The report, released in the Polish press on Monday, also indicated that most of those who would like to move to other c...

Locked content Work Service report: fewer Poles want to emigrate to the UK

A recently released study by the staffing and recruitment firm Work Service indicated that, presently only 14 percent of Polish citizens were considering moving to the UK to improve their job prospects. The figure represented a decrease of 16 percent when compared with the number of Poles who wanted...

Locked content More than 50% of unemployed Poles consider labor migration

More than a half of unemployed Poles consider labor migration, according to the latest Work Service survey. As much as 53 percent of unemployed Polish citizens intend to migrate in order to find a job outside Poland. This number increased by 14 percent, compared to survey in autumn 2015. About 24 pe...

Locked content Work Service: 56% of Poles expect a salary increase

According to Work Service’s Labour Market Barometer, 55.8 percent of Polish employees expect a salary increase, 39.3 percent are certain their wages will not change, and 2.9 percent anticipate a salary decrease. Meanwhile, as much as 81.2 percent of employers are going to maintain current sala...

Locked content Salary increase for every 7th Polish employee

According to Work Service’s Labour Market Barometer, 13.5 percent of employers are going to increase salaries in the near future (in comparison with 5.5 percent in the previous quarter). At the same time, the percentage of Poles worrying about their place of work decreased – from 28 perc...

Locked content Work service shares to be traded on LSE this week

Work Service, the largest CEE recruitment company, is set to start trading its share on the London Stock Exchange on February 18. Once they debut in London, the company will continue to trade its share on the Warsaw bourse. Work Service said it is not issuing new shares. In August, Tomasz Hanczarek,...

Locked content 20% of firms do not hire the over 50s

Polish companies are not eager to employ people over 50 years old, a recent survey by Work Service showed. Over 20 percent of the employers surveyed said they do not hire those who are aged 50 and above, additionally, only 12 percent of the respondents is planning to increase the current number of e...