Staffing and Recruiting Professionals Cite Steady Economy Amid Continued Industry Growth According to Bullhorn Poll
Industry Margins Remain Consistent with Some Pockets of Growth BOSTON – January 2, 2008 – Bullhorn, the global leader in On Demand, front office staffing and recruiting software, today released the results of its most recent two part online market survey.
The first part of the survey inquired about the state of the economy, while the second part asked about margins and fees. Of the 177 survey respondents to the first part of the survey, 44 percent said the economy is holding steady, 41 percent responded it was worsening, while 15 percent voted it was improving. The second portion of the survey had a total of 114 respondents, which revealed that the majority (40 percent) voted that margins and fees were staying flat; however, 39 percent said margins and fees were increasing, which is due to some pockets of the industry experiencing higher demand than others, such as High-end Executive Placement.
Each week, Bullhorn posts a brief survey on its website for the thousands of staffing and recruiting professionals who visit www.bullhorn.com, which, according to Alexa, is one of the world’s most visited websites. Bullhorn also releases special industry content from a variety of sources that focus on news, education and industry trends related to the staffing and recruiting industry. For example, Bullhorn recently released their latest research report entitled “Year-end 2007 Recruiter Compensation Trends.” This report and other Bullhorn sponsored Industry Research are complimentary and available for download on Bullhorn’s Web site.
Bullhorn is the staffing and recruiting industry’s only On Demand, integrated front office staffing and recruiting solution. Comprising email, calendaring, sourcing, an applicant tracking solution, customer relationship management and job management, Bullhorn enables users to communicate and collaborate with contacts, candidates, colleagues and clients in real-time to generate, source and fill job orders, or make placements, at anytime and from anyplace. Bullhorn’s users include staffing and recruiting firms of all sizes, from a wide range of industries – including information technology, professional services, office/clerical and healthcare.
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About Bullhorn, Inc.Bullhorn is the global leader in On Demand, front office staffing and recruiting software, providing the only completely integrated front office solution for staffing and recruiting firms. Bullhorn enables its customers to synchronize sales and recruiting to generate, source and fill job orders in real-time, at anytime and from anyplace, at the highest rates in the industry. Delivered through software as a service, Bullhorn continually meets the evolving business needs of its customers. More than 1,000 firms and 12,000 users worldwide, including some of the largest global staffing firms, partner with Bullhorn to meet the employment demands of the global economy. For more information, visit www.bullhorn.com or call +1(888)GoLive8.