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Jobs Creation Record 101st Straight Month | Recruiting Tough

Recruiting expert regularly quoted on WGN and CBS Radio on best recruitment practices for technical engineering scientific R&D IT and manufacturing talent
Jobs Report by the Labor Department showed today only 20,000 new jobs were created last month. This was still the 101st straight month of job creation, which was another new, all-time record!

As a result, the unemployment rate fell to 3.8% in February. While the pace of job growth was … Read More


Jobs Creation Record 99th Straight Month | Recruiting Tough

Job recruiting increasing, but more needs to be done to assist IT, R&D, technical, engineering, scientific and manufacturing technology entrepreneurs to grow jobs
Jobs Report by the Labor Department showed today that 312,000 new jobs were created last month. This was the 99th straight month of job creation, which was another new, all-time record!

Job creation was across the board with Healthcare leading the way with 50,000 new jobs. Other significant job … Read More


313K New Jobs Last Month Per Jobs Report | STEM Can Do More

job numbers are ok but improved STEM education will recruit many more high wage technical, engineering, scientific, IT, R&D and manufacturing technology jobs

Job numbers were strong on Friday, March 9, 2018. The Labor Department said nonfarm payrolls rose a seasonally adjusted 313,000 last month. It was the strongest monthly gain since July 2016. The unemployment rate of 4.1% held at the lowest level since December 2000 for the fifth straight month!

Although … Read More


Driving Up Engineering, Technical & Scientific Jobs Part 3

Technical, engineering, IT, Research and Development or R&D, scientific and manufacturing recruiting is the key to future jobs growth

Jobs creation rebounded last month with U.S. employers adding 261,000 in October. This resulted in the unemployment rate dropping to 4.1%, its lowest level since December 2000.

However, this was not a totally joyful scenario according to most economists, who expected 315,000 new jobs last month.

Unfortunately, as I shared … Read More


Driving Up Engineering, Technical & Scientific Jobs Part 2

Technical, engineering, IT, Research and Development or R&D, scientific and manufacturing recruiting is the key to future jobs growth

One of the major tools governments are now employing to recruit new jobs, companies and industries is “cash incentives.” This was a major part of Wisconsin’s successful $3 billion recruitment effort of technology giant Foxconn Technology Group that won over other more lucrative recruiting efforts such as Michigan’s 27% … Read More