Hiring Skills Challenge

By Robert Half March 19, 2019 at 5:09am

HIRING SKILLS CHALLENGE

45% of resumes companies receive are from candidates who don't meet skills requirements.

76% of workers would apply for a job if they don't match all the qualifications.

How open employers are to hiring and training someone who lacks required skills:

18% Very open
68% Somewhat open
13% Not open at all

(Responses do not total 100 per cent due to rounding.)

58% of workers have been offered a job when they didn't meet all the requirements.

Source: Robert Half surveys of more than 300 HR managers and more than 500 workers in Canada

© 2019 Robert Half International Inc.

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