Guard your top performers

Recruitment trends show smart companies are 'plucking' top talent from competitors
||Last Updated: 09/18/2006

In the coming year, finding, attracting and retaining top performers will become increasingly important and difficult to do, according to hiring consultancy IQ Partners.

In the fight for the best employees, companies will begin to plunder the competition and turn to head hunters. Beefed-up compensation packages and employee retention strategies will also play a role the battle for talent.

The following are six recruitment trends for 2006, as identified by IQ partners: