Monthly Archives: February 2017

January Jobs Report

The US economy added 227,000 jobs in January, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, above economists’ expectations of 180,000. This extends the record streak of job creation in the US.

The unemployment rate ticked up slightly to 4.8%, following the prior month’s reading of 4.7%.

Americans are also seeing a boost in wages. Paychecks grew 2.5% in January compared to a year ago, a sign of continued momentum from last year. It looks like employees are going to be in the driver’s seat for the foreseeable future, ¬†Dust off your resume, now is the time to start looking!

 

 

Free Resume Classes!

FREE RESUME CLASSES! Integrated Staffing will be offering resume classes every Tuesday starting 2/27/2017 from 5pm-6pm for the month of February. We will review resumes, offer suggestions and some light refreshments. Seating is limited to 8 people. Email your name and the Tuesday you will be attending to resumes@integratedstaffingcorp.com to reserve a seat! 463 Maple… Continue Reading

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