New MissionSquare Research Institute Study Finds Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion a High Priority for Most Local Governments
July 07, 2022 11:00 ET | MissionSquare Research Institute
Washington, D.C., July 07, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- A new research report from MissionSquare Research Institute finds workforce diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) is a high priority for 56% of...
New Study Finds State and Local Governments Hiring, But Face Acute Challenges Retaining Workers
June 23, 2022 11:00 ET | MissionSquare Research Institute
Washington, D.C., June 23, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Eighty-one percent of state and local governments are hiring new employees but face workforce challenges that are impacting total employment,...
New MissionSquare Research Institute Study Analyzes Retirement Asset Decumulation Patterns Among Public Workers
May 12, 2022 14:39 ET | MissionSquare Research Institute
Washington, D.C., May 12, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- A new research report from MissionSquare Research Institute finds that nearly half of public sector employees are taking no action with their...
Exodus of Employees is Increasing Strain on Public Sector Workforce According to New MissionSquare Research Institute Study
March 10, 2022 10:02 ET | MissionSquare Research Institute
Washington, D.C., March 10, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- More than half of state and local government employees report that more people are leaving jobs at their organization since the start of the...
New Financial Wellness Case Studies Highlight How Five Public Sector Employers Are Improving the Financial Health of Employees
February 24, 2022 10:02 ET | MissionSquare Research Institute
Washington, D.C., Feb. 24, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- As public sector workers report increased financial challenges in the wake of the ongoing pandemic, a new series of financial wellness case...
State and Local Pension Plan Funding Levels Again Tick Upward, MissionSquare Research Institute Finds
February 17, 2022 10:02 ET | MissionSquare Research Institute
Washington, D.C., Feb. 17, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The latest Public Plans Database (PPD) analysis from MissionSquare Research Institute indicates that the funded status of state and local pension...
Public Sector Benefits Can Offer a Hiring and Retention Advantage During the Great Resignation, According to MissionSquare Research Institute
February 01, 2022 10:02 ET | MissionSquare Research Institute
Washington, D.C., Feb. 01, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- As employers across the nation face unprecedented labor shortages, new research finds that benefits offered by state and local governments can...
New MissionSquare Research Institute Survey Finds More than Half of State and Local Government Employees Contemplating Leaving Their Jobs Due to the Ongoing COVID-19 Pandemic
January 27, 2022 10:02 ET | MissionSquare Research Institute
Washington, D.C., Jan. 27, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- As state and local governments face unprecedented workforce shortages, an alarming number of public sector employees say they are considering...
New Financial Wellness Fact Sheets Demonstrate How 24 Public Sector Employers Have Implemented Programs to Improve the Financial Health of Employees
January 13, 2022 10:29 ET | MissionSquare Research Institute
Washington, D.C., Jan. 13, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- As many public sector employees face increased financial challenges amid the pandemic and high inflation, 24 public employers are using innovative...
MISSIONSQUARE RESEARCH INSTITUTE IDENTIFIES SIX WORKFORCE TRENDS TO WATCH IN 2022
December 31, 2021 10:03 ET | MissionSquare Research Institute
Washington, D.C., Dec. 31, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- As state and local governments, along with other public service organizations, emerge in 2022 from a challenging two years, they continue to gain...