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Labor market analyzes (Academy)

Embarrassing dispute over DIW study, media thriller and successful crowdsourcing: shortage of skilled workers or not?

A recent study by DIW speaks for itself Best of HR – Berufebilder.de® has been hotly debated for months: We may not have a shortage of skilled workers! But how could that happen? Conspiracy of companies and the media - or just a gambling game and many misunderstandings? Read more
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Labor market analyzes (Academy)

Discussion of the deficit in Germany: Does it exist? A courageous "Jein"!

The topic of shortage of skilled workers, which also last year Best of HR – Berufebilder.de® has been hotly debated, is always the subject of intense polemics. All the more surprising for me was a differentiated podium discussion on the subject, which answers the question "lack of skilled workers or not" with a decided "yes". Enlightening results. Read more
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Labor market analyzes (Academy)

Differentiated consideration instead of cheap polemics: shortage of pros and cons

As already reported yesterday, in Germany again violently discussed about the shortage of skilled workers. And that's probably too polemical. After all, you have to see the whole picture in a more differentiated way: there are companies that are in fact lacking specialists - and those who have no problems filling posts. Read more
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Labor market analyzes (Academy)

Statement of the VDI on shortage of skilled workers and threat of withdrawal: systematic wage dumping or only isolated cases?

One of my readers, even an engineer with a well-paid job, recently asked the Verein Deutscher Ingenieure (VDI) for an opinion on the subject of a shortage of skilled workers. In his opinion, the VDI increasingly represents only the interests of the employer and no longer the interests of the engineers. Therefore, he now wants to leave the club and move others to quit. Polemic escalation or justified reproach? ... Read more
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Labor market analyzes (Academy)

DIW finds a complaint about the early engineering deficit: expert deficit - a statistical fata-Morgana of the VDI?

I recently got up Best of HR – Berufebilder.de® on the action of German engineers against their own association, the VDI, pointed out - and on the fact that the numbers about a future shortage of skilled workers, the propagandized by the VDI for years, are refutable. This is confirmed by a new publication by the German Institute for Economic Research (DIW). Read more
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Labor market analyzes (Academy)

Institute for Economic Research wants to investigate with IAB specialist deficit: Call for Papers - what is the turn?

Yesterday I received the invitation to 9. Workshop on labor market policy, organized by the Institute for Economic Research Halle together with the Institute for Employment Research and Labor, to submit a paper. Under the motto "Skilled labor shortage - what's wrong?", The two institutions want to discuss the topic in October. Read more
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About Us (Academy)

ARD report - the program for research Berufebilder.de: The Legend of Skills Shortage

A few weeks ago I received a request from the ARD broadcast report of Bayrischer Rundfunk: One was on research on the subject of shortage of skilled workers on the detailed discussion on the subject Best of HR – Berufebilder.de® and searched now for further information or interview partners on the topic. The show, which sticks out, was broadcasted last night by 21.45 on ARD. Read more
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Job Search & Recruiting (Academy)

[Live] Jürgen Schwarz, Plant Manager of Kissel + Wolf GmbH about a shortage of skilled workers, candidate googling and the AGG: "Many applicants are destroying their own jobs"

Jürgen Schwarz is plant manager and member of the management of Kissel + Wolf GmbH in Wiesloch near Heidelberg. In the interview, he reports on the shortage of skilled workers in his company, of interviews for test purposes, like the wrong one eMailAddress can destroy careers - and why at Bachelor many employers do not think of an academic degree. Read more
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Job Search & Recruiting (Academy)

Plain text to the shortage of skilled workers: only cheap engineers and ITler asked?

Admittedly, the headline is somewhat bold: It shows very nicely what many companies seem to think about their professionals - at least if you follow Karl Brenke from DIW. Because he has spoken in an interview with the Stuttgart newspaper again to speak with the steep thesis: "Only cheap professionals are rare." Read more
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Application Tips (Academy)

Unemployed despite professional deficit: personal or cultural problem?

At Best of HR – Berufebilder.de® We have been discussing the topic of a shortage of skilled workers for months and the media have already become aware of it: Statistical evidence that we have no broad shortage of skilled workers. bad self-marketing on the other hand. Now, an experiment shows that often only trivial matters decide whether an applicant is "released" or not. Read more
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Job Search & Recruiting (Academy)

Survey on the economic and general life situation of students in Germany: study "Fachkraft 2020"

Until recently - when designing my bachelor thesis - it was questionable for me whether current developments in the higher education sector and the resulting problem areas could be adequately captured with the help of publicly available data. Because against the background of the now becoming effective reforms of recent years, a lighting of the student's life in relatively short intervals would be desirable. Our first time ... Read more
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Digital & New Work (Academy)

[Event Report] Digital work in transition: Gero Hesse / Bertelsmann discusses with Sarah Wagenknecht

Last week at UDL-Digital, what could have been my personal dream political talk: Gero Hesse, former senior vice president of human resources at Bertelsmann and founder of Careerloft, discussed Sarah Wagenknecht, deputy party leader of the Left. The topic was "Digital Working - Between Self-Realization and Exploitation". However, the discussion showed that the social gaps are so great that the two ... Read more
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Job Search & Recruiting (Academy)

ARD reportage The fairy tale of the shortage of skilled workers: With Best of HR – Berufebilder.de®

In March, I got up for discussion on the subject of skills shortages Best of HR – Berufebilder.de® interviewed by the ARD. The result will now be broadcast on the ARD. Title of the program: "The Story in the First: The Labor Market Report - The Fairy Tale of Skilled Workers". Read more

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