Within the framework of the international educational project ImProfEdu, a monography “Labor market research in the service sector of St. Petersburg and South-Eastern Finland with the aim of improving the quality of secondary vocational education” was published. The authors of the monography are Auli Haapajarvi, Taru Horppu, Markku Maunula, Erja Pohju, Vasina E. V., Vakhmanova O. V., Veretennikova E. P., Gruzdev Yu. A., Ivanova A. O., Kochetkova D. V., Ignatieva T. A., Lyadova O. S., Petrova N. S., Pilyavsky V. P., Skulkin A. A., Smirnov A. B.
In this collective monography, the authors conducted a labor market research in the service sector of St. Petersburg, reflected the impact of the pandemic on the labor market, and presented the results of employers survey in St. Petersburg and South-Eastern Finland working in the service sector (“Tourism”, “Business Administration”, “Beauty Industry”, “Interior Design”). The authors of the collective monography have developed specific recommendations for improving the quality of secondary vocational education, taking into account the requirements of the labor market. This monography can be useful for teachers, researchers, specialists in labor market research in the service sector.