US job openings reached record high in December

US job openings reached record high in December

US job openings surged to a record high in December, led by vacancies in the construction and accommodation and food services sectors. Job openings increased by 169,000 to a seasonally adjusted 7.3 million in December, the highest reading since the series started in 2000. That lifted the job openings rate to 4.7 per cent from 4.6 per cent in November.

O'Brien 1 year

Star Your commenting is a skill gap

space ghost
space ghost 1 year

Thanks Obama.

Ben B.
Ben B. 1 year

Maybe they're putting too many stipulations on people trying to work these jobs? Or maybe these jobs aren't economically viable? Too many employers want the perfect candidate, but offer some not-so-perfect wages, and basically no benefits.

White mana matters
White mana matters 1 year

damn you Trump. *angrily waves fist*

drakethesnake 1 year

Congrats on having more no skill minimum wage jobs

Center Right Latino
Center Right Latino 1 year

Lol if the job market wasn't so good they would be blaming Trump... What are they going to do now? The media is going to start feeling the issue with being a 1 trick pony.

Ilya Yakymenko
Ilya Yakymenko 1 year


Star Alien
Star Alien 1 year

Muh "skill gap"

Robert 1 year

"... and why that's a bad thing!"

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