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‘Market News’ Archive

The Economy is Growing, so Why is Job Creation Slow?

As one of the most trusted supply chain recruiting firms in Chicago, we’d like to help you with your hiring dilemmas. Stay calm; you’re not alone in having to overcome your hiring hurdles.  This month’s article may confirm what you already know about the economy. Or, it may surprise you. In May 2013, SurePayroll, collected […]

Businesses are Still Struggling to Find Qualified Employees

CreativeSourcing, a premier supply chain recruiting firm in Chicago, helps manufacturers recruit for talented supply chain and manufacturing professionals. In a recent survey conducted by the Wells Fargo/Gallup Small Business Index, small business owners are struggling to find qualified employees. The results from the survey, conducted January 7-11, 2013, indicate that supply and demand continues to […]

Employers “Say” They Can’t Find Staff!

The government offered fresh data in January, showing that the job market is gradually improving.  But there still aren’t enough jobs to go around. Even as hiring picked up in November, the number of job openings declined, according to the Labor Departments’ monthly Job Openings and Labor Turnover Survey. But why have job openings declined […]

Job Boards: How the Job Market is Affecting Them…

I recently asked job seekers and hiring managers their thoughts about job boards and if they were or weren’t effective in their search.  The results were interesting.   Of those I spoke with, no one is completely satisfied with just using the job boards to find qualified jobs or candidates. In fact, some of the large […]

Second Half Adjustments – Compete and Believe

When things go wrong, we start to really pay attention. If you’re in the staffing industry, or any sales position for that matter, Q1 2009 hasn’t been easy and possibly a bit humbling. It reminds me of playing college basketball. Sometimes it took a losing first half and a reaming from our coach to make adjustments and […]