New study reveals gig economy is alive and thriving in the hospitality industry with nearly 76% of hotels using contractors for senior hires
As organisations prepare for a future world of work that will look vastly different to today, PwC has launched a new tool allowing them to assess the maturity of their workforce strategy and compare it to others in their region and industry.
Jobless rates were lower in February than a year earlier in 283 of the 389 metropolitan areas, higher in 67, and unchanged in 39. Nonfarm payroll employment was up in 39 metropolitan areas over the year and essentially unchanged in 350.
Total nonfarm payroll employment increased by 224,000 in June, and the unemployment rate was little changed at 3.7 percent. Notable job gains occurred in professional and business services, in health care, and in transportation and warehousing.