Check out the August 2016 Employment Trends Infographic for key stats from BLS’s Employment Situation Report and staffing updates from ASA.
The U.S. four-week moving average of initial claims for unemployment insurance fell to 256,500 last week, down 1,000 from the previous week’s average, according to seasonally adjusted numbers released by the U.S. Department of Labor. The previous week’s average was revised downward by 250.
TrueBlue Inc. ranked as the largest U.S. industrial staffing firm in terms of industrial temporary staffing revenue, according to Staffing Industry Analysts’ 2016 list of largest U.S. industrial staffing firms. EmployBridge Holding Company and Express Employment Professionals rank second and third, respectively.
According to CareerBuilder’s new mid-year 2016 US job forecast, 32% of hiring managers and human resource professionals plan to hire temporary or contract staff in the second half of 2016, down slightly from the 34% who said the same in a separate survey for the second half of last year.
Is there a disconnect between the goals of your safety program and the behaviors of your employees? Try reevaluating how you motivate them! In order for your safety program to work, your employees need to be motivated and committed. Check out this blog for five ways to motivate your employees to follow your safety program
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After weeks of reading through job listings, filling out applications and speaking with recruiters, Jimmy secured a job interview! A week after the interview, he was shocked to find out that the position had been offered to someone else. Where did he go wrong?