Labor Department Job Report: 211,000 New Positions Created; Engineering and Technical Talent In Short Supply

Labor Department Job Report: 211,000 New Positions Created; Engineering and Technical Talent In Short Supply

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Labor Department November Job Report

The BLS job report on Friday morning said that the U.S. economy had another month of robust job growth in November, by increasing a seasonally adjusted 211,000 in November. This marked America’s 62nd straight month of jobs creation.

The unemployment rate remained unchanged at 5%, … Read More


Employers added 271,000 jobs in October, Engineers Remain Scarce!

2The Labor Department reported this morning that U.S. employers added jobs at their strongest pace this year last month. Nonfarm payrolls rose a seasonally adjusted 271,000 in October. Additionally, government revisions showed employers adding 12,000 more jobs in September and August than previously estimated.

The unemployment rate, which is obtained … Read More


Technical Talent Recruitment Continues To Expand

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The Bureau of Labor Statistics reported Friday morning that the U.S. economy had its second straight month of less than 200,000 jobs created at only 142,000 in September. These consecutive months ended a streak of 16 out of 17 months where 200,000 net, new jobs were created. Many economists expected … Read More


Unemployment Rate Drops to 5.4%; Special Recruiting Training Needed!

Recruiting Training Needed!The Labor Department reported this morning that U.S. companies started hiring again last month. This prompted the jobless rate to fall as the economy snapped back from a brutal winter. Nonfarm payrolls grew a seasonally adjusted 223,000 in April after a weak March in which only 85,000 jobs were added. … Read More


Unemployment Drops To 5.9%: BUT A LOT MORE R&D NEEDED FOR FUTURE JOBS GROWTH!

248-000-New-Jobs-Drop-Jobless-Rate-to-5.9-in-SeptemberThis morning the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) reported that the unemployment rate last month fell below 6% for the first time since mid-2008! This resulted in 248,000 new, non-farm jobs being created. After the previous month’s hiccup of only 142,000 jobs being, the preceding trend of the six straight … Read More