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Monthly Archives: August 2010

$100,000 Job Forecast

$100,000 Job Forecast

Employers hired over 4 million people per month in 2009 according to Bureau of Labor Statistics JOLTS data. Since employment was declining, most of these were replacements for turnover rather… Read more »

Social Networking and the Job Search

Social Networking and the Job Search

In the second annual Social Recruitment Survey, results indicate that employers are recruiting several ways: employee referrals, professional online networks, extensively on social networks such as Facebook and Twitter; and… Read more »

Resignations Outnumber Layoffs

Resignations Outnumber Layoffs

The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) data shows more people quit their jobs in February, March, and April than were laid off during those three months. In April, nearly 2… Read more »

Recruiters Rank Anticipated Hiring By Industry

Recruiters Rank Anticipated Hiring By Industry

Executive recruiters are pinning their hopes for corporate hiring over the next 12 months on the healthcare, clean/green technology and life sciences industries, among others. They project an average 14%… Read more »