"Staffing, a perennial concern of CPA firms, featured prominently in this year’s results. All firm segments with more than one employee ranked “finding qualified staff” as the issue that impacted them the most. Firms with 21 or more professionals ranked retaining staff as their second-greatest concern." - Journal of Accountancy.
"In 2018-2019, 53 percent of organizations reported a "problematic shortage" of cybersecurity skills according to CSO Online. Cybersecurity Ventures predicts there will be 3.5 million cybersecurity job opening by 2021...Unfortunately, the reality is that this gap between the threat capability of modern-day attacks and the skilled personnel able to mitigate them, is perpetually widening..."
"Smarter, more strategic, and data-backed talent decisions are thus closer at hand, and this is applicable throughout the employee lifecycle – from making better hiring decisions and more effective performance management to better retention..."