Mind The Unemployment Gap

According to the Labor Department, the United States has experienced a rare phenomenon in April 2019: the number of job openings is much higher than the number of unemployed Americans. In fact, this trend has been going on for some time now. Since 2018, Americans searching for jobs has continued to decrease while job openings continue to rise.

This phenomenon further underscores the difficulty employers face in finding and hiring workers. While many jobs are open across the board, employers are struggling to hire qualified workers from a shrinking pool of eligible Americans. Experts and analysts alike have warned that this situation may not improve anytime soon.

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Barclays Says Goodbye to Delaware

In June 2019, Barclays, the United Kingdom-based bank, announced that it is relocating around 500 financial services jobs from Wilmington, Delaware to a new, state-of-the-art, corporate campus in Whippany, New Jersey. The transition will begin fall 2019 and is targeted to complete by year-end.

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You May Want to Rethink Your Job Listing Language...

When you are looking for perfect candidates for a job, it would be more fitting if your job listings perfectly describe the available position. While you might want a coding guru or a sales ninja, it’s just unnecessary to use terminologies like that in your job descriptions.

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