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Ifo Personnel Manager Survey

The Ifo Institute conducts a quarterly survey for Randstad Deutschland GmbH & Co KG of personnel managers from different economic sectors as to the importance of flexibility in personnel management. The survey examines the question of what role corresponding flexibility measures play not only in the business cycle but also in the long term. Additionally, a special question is asked every quarter on a current personnel-policy topic. The Randstad-ifo-flexindex is published by the Randstad Deutschland GmbH & Co KG.

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  1. Ifo Personnel Manager Survey for Quarter 1 2015

    Special question on qualification structure in companies

    Aug 17, 2015: To illustrate the qualification structure of their employees, companies were asked how high the share of employees with a secondary school-leaving certificate is, what kind of school-leaving qualifications trainees in companies tend to have, as well as which types of qualification are most common. Details


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