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Manpower Employment Outlook Survey Forecasts Favorable Job Market for Arizona

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Employers in Arizona expect to hire at a steady pace during the third quarter of 2012, according to the Manpower Employment Outlook Survey. Among survey participants, the Arizona employment outlook is one of the weakest in the nation. From July to September, 19 percent of the companies interviewed plan to hire more employees, while 10… Read More →

Survey: Valley Companies Plan To Hire More Employees This Quarter

Phoenix-area employment picture for the fourth quarter of 2010 appears positive
by in Economy | Featured

The Phoenix-area employment picture for the fourth quarter of 2010 appears positive, as hiring is expected to increase slightly, according to the latest Manpower Employment Outlook Survey released today. Between October and December, 15 percent of the companies interviewed plan to hire more employees. For the same period, 9 percent expect to reduce their payrolls.… Read More →

Nation’s Unemployment Rate Holds Steady

unemployment rate was unchanged at 9.6 percent after the economy lost 54,000 jobs in August
by in Economy

The nation’s unemployment rate was unchanged at 9.6 percent after the economy lost 54,000 jobs in August. The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) reported today that government employment fell as a result of shedding 114,000 temporary workers hired for the Census. Private-sector payroll employment rose by 67,000. “The August jobs report, albeit tepid, does… Read More →