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LaSalle Network Publishes Industry Trends Report Forecasting 2016 Hiring Trends


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“2016 Hiring Trends” Examines Data Collected from 1,500 Hiring Managers and Executives

Chicago, IL, December 15, 2015LaSalle Network, a staffing a recruiting firm headquartered in Chicago, released today its industry trends report, “2016 Hiring Trends,” which looks at trends hiring managers and executives can expect to see next year.

“2016 Hiring Trends” examines the economic outlook, and the main hiring and business trends for 2016. LaSalle Network’s report will uncover the obstacles businesses are facing, help readers gain insight into the labor market, and share tactics they can use to attract top talent at their own organization. Some of the main points from the data are summarized below:

  • 84% of respondents reported they are hiring for full-time positions
  • 44% are having trouble finding technically skilled candidates
  • 45% are facing challenges finding candidates who fit the company
  • 55% of respondents plan on hiring between 1 and 10 people in 2016

“The economy is strong and has been strong for a while, said Tom Gimbel, Founder and CEO of LaSalle Network. “Companies are hiring and investing resources into their businesses again, especially in high growth sectors like technology and healthcare.”

To learn more about 2016 hiring trends and insights, download our industry trends report.

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About LaSalle Network

LaSalle Network is a leading provider of professional staffing and recruiting services specializing in accounting and finance, technology, administrative, call center, human resources, marketing and executive search. Since its inception, LaSalle has worked with thousands of clients and placed more than 30,000 candidates in temporary, temporary-to-permanent and permanent positions. LaSalle Network has been listed on Inc. Magazine’s 500/5000 Fastest Growing Companies in America list for the past eight years, named by Staffing Industry Analysts’ as a top five “Best Staffing Firms to Work For” from 2011 – 2015, and on its list “Fastest Growing Staffing Firms” in 2012 – 2015, as well as Crain’s Chicago Business’ Best Places to Work list in 2014 and 2015. The firm has offices in downtown Chicago, Arlington Heights, Oak Brook, and San Francisco. For more information, please call 312-419-1700 or visit