A survey by ManpowerGroup found that 67.6% of those interviewed believe productivity suffers during the event. On the other hand, 30.8% think it improves.
Furthermore, most of the 125 employers surveyed believe the World Cup is good for office morale; the atmosphere is more agreeable and workers are more cordial.
Another survey revealed that 44% of Mexican employers have difficulty finding people with adequate job skills. At the international level, that figure is 36%, the highest in seven years.
The greatest shortage in Mexico is for workers in technical fields.