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US job openings soar to record 8.1M as companies struggle to hire workers

1 month ago   |   By New York Post

The spike in the number of openings in March comes after the feds said last week that the US added just 266,000 jobs in April, far below the 1 million new jobs economists expected.
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US job openings soar to highest level on record

US job openings soar to highest level on record

1 month ago   |   By Star Tribune

U.S. employers posted a record number of available jobs in March, illustrating starkly the desperation of businesses seeking to find new workers as the economy expands.
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Job openings leaped above 8 million in March, a new record high

1 month ago   |   By CNBC

The number of available jobs jumped to a new high in March, even as employers sought workers to fill those posts.
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Job openings hit a record high in March - showing the gap between job postings and hirings was huge even before April's jobs report

Job openings hit a record high in March - showing the gap between job postings and hirings was huge even before April's jobs report

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

Summary List Placement Job openings grew to record highs in the US in March amid continued vaccination and fresh stimulus.
The data shows businesses reopening along with the country, yet last Friday's jobs report for April indicated employers have since had trouble filling those jobs.
Openings rose to 8.1 million from 7.5 million, according to Job Openings and Labor Turnover Survey , or JOLTS, data published Tuesday morning. The median estimate from economists surveyed by Bloomberg was for 7.5 million openings. The reading marks a third straight increase and places job openings at their...
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