It pushes back on the idea that the economy is slowing. But the number of workers who quit, were hired or were laid off didn’t change much.
Even when adjusted for inflation, 60% percent of workers who changed jobs earned more in their new roles.
Bart Hobijn of the San Francisco Fed finds that during fast recoveries, workers often leave companies to join other companies.
That was down slightly from September, but still high. Some say watch that figure to know what will happen to the economy in 2022.
Workers are making their physical and mental health a priority.
In some sectors, there aren’t enough job openings, like in construction, education and the arts. And in others, there are too many, like food servic
The unemployment rate is down, and more people are returning to the labor force. But finding a job isn't easy.
Voluntary quitting is at an 18-year high.
Bureau of Labor Statistics data show nearly 90,000 job openings in warehousing, transportation and utilities in March.
Small business owners, who have struggled to find the workers they need, are frustrated.