Longer Technical and Engineering Recruitment Periods Causing Company Losses

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Longer Technical and Engineering Recruitment Periods Causing Company Losses

The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) announced Friday morning that nonfarm payrolls rose a seasonally adjusted 173,000. This monthly report was more significant than usual for several reasons:

  1. It marked the last jobs accounting before Labor Day, which is historically a special time for all workers.
  2. It was the
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