• Hiring Trends
  • March Jobs Report Adds 98,000 Jobs to Payroll

    March Jobs Report

    The March jobs report fell far short of expectations, adding only 98,000 to non farm payrolls this month. Economists were predicting around 180,000 jobs on average. Although at first glance this may indicate a weak economy, the jobs report wasn’t all disappointing. A drop in the unemployment rate and jobless rate were the highlights of the March […]

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  • February Jobs Report Blows Past Expectations

    jobs report

    The Bureau of Labor Statistics released the February jobs report on Friday, which blew past estimated projections. Instead of the median forecast of 200,000 by Bloomberg’s survey, the U.S. economy added 235,000 jobs to payrolls for the month. The February jobs report continued the streak of adding more jobs than economists expected. Construction, private educational services, manufacturing, healthcare and mining drove […]