Human Resources

Because your staff isn’t made of bees …
or robots …

Your businesses’ success is only as good as your people.
Help your staff leave happy at day’s end …
and come back in the morning.

All Human Resources Content

Discover, Disrupt, Deliver: 4A’s Hosts Fourth Annual Talent@2030 Conference in NYC

Marketing & Communications

HR and talent leaders will convene at Talent@2030 for two days of panel discussions and keynotes confronting the industry’s organizational leadership and change management needs, along with workshops themed around Talent Management/Development, Difference & Belonging, and Talent Acquisition/Staffing.

Delivering through Diversity

Research Services

In this report from McKinsey, see how a diverse labor force can have a positive impact on a company’s financial performance. You will also learn four inclusion and diversity strategies to improve your business and stay competitive.

4A’s Analysis of Agency Costs Survey Report

The 83rd Analysis of Agency Costs Survey Report, showing operating cost and income figures of member agencies for 2016 agency data, is now available. Download the order form here.

Women in the Workplace

Research Services

This annual study from LeanIn.Org and McKinsey & Company looks at the state of women in corporate America. Steps companies can follow to advance their gender diversity efforts and create a more fair and inclusive work environment are provided.

4A’s 2017 Employee Compensation Study

The 2017 Employee Compensation final report, showing salaries as of May, 2017, is now available. The study includes salary data from agencies of all sizes, reflecting the responses of 314 member agency offices providing data on 32,400 salaries for 233 job titles in 19 job categories.

2018 Salary Guide

Research Services

The Creative Group gives an exclusive look at the latest salary and employment trends in the creative and marketing fields in this annual report.

Webinar: 2017 Labor Billing Rate Survey Report (LBRSR) Guidance Discussion

On July 27th, 4A’s held an agency-only webinar to help survey participants and 4A’s members understand the important information contained in the 2017 Labor Billing Rate Survey Report (LBRSR).

Under-Vacationed America: An Analysis of States and Cities that Need to Take a Day

Research Services

Discover which U.S. states and cities have the most unused vacation days and who uses them all in this report from Project: Time Off.

Accelerating the Path to Leadership for Women in Marketing and Media

Research Services

She Runs It examines the career journeys of women in marketing and media industries.

Gen Z Rising

Research Services

Accenture Strategy learns the work preferences and behaviors of Gen Z as the generation’s first college graduates enter the workforce.

The State of American Vacation 2017

Research Services

Project: Time Off’s annual report reveals the the vacation habits of American workers.

Breaking the Glass Ceiling: How Does the Owler Community Perceive Women in Power?

Research Services

An analysis of over 3,700 U.S. companies on Owler revealed that women account for only 5.6 percent of CEOs. In this article, Owler provides key stats by public companies, private companies, and approval ratings for female vs male CEOs.

Pathways to Progress Global Youth Survey 2017: Economic Prospects & Expectations

Research Services

This survey by Ipsos and commissioned by Citi Foundation examines the economic prospects of young people aged 18-24 in 45 cities across 32 countries. Find out the careers they wish to pursue, resources available for employment opportunities, and obstacles they face along the way. A more in-depth report is available.

Dispelling the Myths of the Gender “Ambition Gap”

Research Services

BCG’s analysis of two of their global employee surveys of 200,000 respondents reveals that women start their careers with just as much ambition as men, but ambition can be negatively changed over time due to their day-to-day experiences at work. BCG provides four steps that CEOs can take to make a difference.

The 2017 Deloitte Millennial Survey

Research Services

Deloitte reports that millennials around the globe have lost confidence due to the terror attacks in Europe, Brexit, and the contentious U.S. Presidential Election.