For at least the past year there’s been a lot of talk about whether or not a recession will occur in the near future. Economists generally agree that the unprecedented run of economic growth for the past 10 years can’t possibly be sustained much longer, and signs of a slowdown are already looming. Some countries, such as Germany, are technically already in recession as trade disputes take their toll on export-driven economies.
Regardless of whether a recession sets in next year, experts like Brian Kropp advise HR to be prepared. I’m writing the