• How to Hire Top Talent in a Competitive Job Market

    2 monthes ago - By Business

    The war for talent rages on among companies vying for a dwindling pool of skilled workers. While great for job seekers, it is nerve-wracking for employers. In June 2018, the U.S. Department of Labor reported more job openings than unemployed workers for the first time since at least 2000. Job-hopping has become a lucrative sport, with those leaving jobs outpacing those staying in their jobs in terms of average median wage growth - 3.9 percent to 2.7 percent. This talent war has made it increasingly difficult for employers to attract skilled applicants, and retain them once hired, via...
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  • Open jobs outnumber US unemployed for 3rd straight month

    2 monthes ago - By CNBC

    U.S. employers posted more openings in June than the previous month, creating more available jobs than unemployed workers for the third straight month.
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  • Open jobs outnumber US unemployed for 3rd straight month

    2 monthes ago - By Chron

    WASHINGTON - U.S. employers posted slightly more openings in June than the previous month, resulting in more available jobs than unemployed workers for the third straight month.
    The Labor Department says job openings barely increased, rising just 3,000, to 6.66 million. That's more than the 6.56 million people than were searching for work in June. It's also close to April's figure of 6.8 million, a record high. Overall hiring slipped to 5.65 million from 5.75 million and the number of people quitting their jobs declined slightly to 3.4 million from nearly 3.5 million in May.
    Businesses are...
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