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H&A Media Contribution – Labor Analytics Article in SIOR Magazine

The War for Talent

The War for Talent by Mark Beattie featured in SIOR REPORT

Mark Beattie, H&A Principal, was featured in  the winter edition (Q4 2017) of the SIOR Report, a global publication serving members of the Society of Industrial and Office Realtors (SIOR). The article, “The War for Talent: Identifying the Optimal Workforce” dives into the use of labor analytics in a site selection project. Beattie reveals what drives the “War for Talent” and how that better informs decision makers when choosing a location.

  • Key aspects of a labor force: supply, quality, and sustainability.
  • “Ground-truthing” and data forecasting are critical elements of understanding labor analytics for site selection projects.
  • Economic development organizations work with political leaders, workforce boards, and academic institutions to establish pipelines of talent for businesses.

To read the article in entirety, please visit the SIOR website: The War for Talent: Identifying the Optimal Workforce.