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Where do all the skilled workers go?

Delia Meyer, Lena Schneider, and Dr. Anja Feierabend report in personalSCHWEIZ on reasons for changing jobs, employees’ expectations and employers’ inducements.


Many companies have difficulty finding and retaining qualified specialists.
At the same time, it is easier for employees to change employers, jobs or even industries. Based on data from the Swiss HR Barometer and the Federal Statistical Office, the article examines the current labor market situation from the perspective of employees in Switzerland.

Article in personalSCHWEIZ from September 2023 by Delia Meyer, research assistant, Lena Schneider and Dr. Anja Feierabend, senior assistant, lecturer.

Article (personalSchweiz, PDF)