More Jobs & Investment Ahead; But Concerns Remain

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While the results show strong signs of growth, they also show that executives have concerns going forward. Thirty-six percent of executives say it is either “very likely” or “certain” that the challenge of finding skilled employees will impede growth opportunities. Meanwhile, the same percentage of executives cited global economic concerns as a top possible impediment to future growth.

As part of its annual Information Industry Summit, the Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA) recently released a survey of 50 CEOs, vice presidents and general managers of leading digital content and publishing companies. The survey found strong positive signs regarding job and economic growth, along with a clear industry focus on “Big Data,” while suggesting that economic uncertainty remains.

 

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