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June 2021 BLS Report — The Hiring Crisis is Here

The June Bureau of Labor Statistics Jobs Report had some promising details, like 850,000 jobs added to the economy — the biggest gain we’ve seen in the last ten months — and a quarter of the new jobs added were in restaurants and bars, a promising sign of continued economic resurgence.  However, these positive revelations … June 2021 BLS Report — The Hiring Crisis…

May BLS Report: Job Growth is Back on Track

The Bureau of Labor Statistics’ monthly Employment Situation revealed that the unemployment rate is once again on the decline, dropping from 6.1% to 5.8%. 559,000 jobs were added in May, more than twice as many as April’s numbers.  As restrictions continue to ease with over 40% of the U.S. population fully vaccinated, schools and businesses … May BLS Report: Job Growth is Back on…

Milliman Medical Index: Cost of Healthcare for a Family of Four Decreases for First Time in Report History, to $26,078...

In 2021, healthcare costs for a hypothetical family of four on employer-sponsored insurance projected to be $28,256 MMI healthcare costs dropped by 4.2% from 2019 … The post Milliman Medical Index: Cost of Healthcare for a Family of Four Decreases for First Time in Report History, to $26,078 in 2020, but Costs Are Projected to Rebound in 2021 appeared first on HR Tech Feed.

Viatris Inc. Releases Inaugural Sustainability Report, Reinforcing its Commitment to Better Health and Better Communities Worldwide

New company highlights patients, holistic approach to providing access to medicine, and path to further progress Viatris Inc., a new kind of healthcare company formed … The post Viatris Inc. Releases Inaugural Sustainability Report, Reinforcing its Commitment to Better Health and Better Communities Worldwide appeared first on HR Tech Feed.

The April BLS Jobs Report Recap

We had an unexpected month of slow growth as reported in the April Bureau of Labor Statistics Employment Situation. 266,000 jobs were added last month, and the jobless rate rose to 6.1%. This was a surprising result to economists, who had predicted continued growth similar to what we saw in March.  Some industries did well … The April BLS Jobs Report Recap Read More…

March BLS Jobs Report: Let’s Go! 

Nearly a million jobs were added to the economy in March — the most since August of last year. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics’ Employment Situation, the unemployment rate fell to 6%, led by gains in leisure and hospitality, public and private education, and construction, and nearly 350,000 people rejoined the labor force. … March BLS Jobs Report: Let’s Go!  Read More…

February BLS Jobs Report: How to Prepare for What’s Next

The February Bureau of Labor Statistics Employment Situation showed promising job resurgence following a month of slow growth. 379,000 jobs were added, the strongest gain since October, and the unemployment rate dropped to 6.2%. The majority of job gains were in the leisure and hospitality sectors, something that made February’s growth especially encouraging as they’ve … February BLS Jobs Report: How to Prepare for…

Netjobs FY report: Cash is getting tight

NetJobs Group, an operator of several niche recruitment portals in Sweden and Germany, is having liquidity issues. The company’s management reported Friday that the company was struggling to maintain liquidity, a trend that began long before the pandemic. 

Netflix Inclusion Report & @hirevue Facial Recognition #HRFamous

On episode 50 of The HR Famous Podcast, long-time HR leaders (and friends) Tim Sackett, Kris Dunn, and Jessica Lee come together once again to discuss Netflix’s 2021 inclusion report, facial recognition software in interviewing, and the scam psychic that’s terrorizing JLee’s neighborhood! Listen (click this link if you don’t see the player) and be sure to subscribe, rate, and review (Apple Podcasts) and follow (Spotify)! Show Highlights:…

Reflecting on the January BLS Report

While the turn of the year did not bring immediate relief to the job market, the Bureau of Labor Statistics’ Employment Situation for January did show a return to job growth following December’s net negative trend. Employers added 49,000 jobs, and the unemployment rate fell to 6.3%. Notable gains occurred in professional and business services … Reflecting on the January BLS Report Read More…