The Hidden Job MarketAugust 3, 2017 | By Fluent
A Quarter of Americans Are Looking for a Job
As the national conversation continues to focus on job growth, we asked our audience: are there enough jobs and how do we employ more Americans?
Though the national unemployment rate is at a low 4.4%, nearly a quarter of US consumers report actively looking for work. The US work force is vastly underemployed–nearly half of Americans searching for employment are looking for a part-time gig to fill a void.
This report will cover the type of work women and men are seeking and how to seize this unique opportunity for employers to hire hourly wage workers.