HRchat Podcast - Interviews with HR, Talent and Tech Experts

What War in Ukraine Means For US Workforce Planning with Christopher Bjorling

March 17, 2022 The HR Gazette Season 1 Episode 410
HRchat Podcast - Interviews with HR, Talent and Tech Experts
What War in Ukraine Means For US Workforce Planning with Christopher Bjorling
Show Notes

In this special cross-over episode, Bill Banham welcomes Chris Bjorling back to the HRchat pod to share his thoughts on ways the Russian invasion of Ukraine will impact the labor market and workforce planning efforts in the US and Canada over the next 3-6 months.

Listen as Chris shares his thoughts on:

  • Stock market volatility and a possible new reluctance of companies in North America to invest in talent
  • Why higher salaries are needed to attract candidates/retain staff to compensate for higher costs of living
  • Energy and oil prices rise
  • Rising interest rates
  • Supply chain issues
  • Travel restrictions and rising airfare costs
  • Mental health of employees living through this new Cold War

Listen and also get Bill's preview of season 4 of the popular People and Performance Podcast.

This episode is part two of a discussion between Bill and Chris.  Listen to part one on the People and Performance Podcast here.




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