As Q1 closes out, the Labor Market is showing signs of cooling, with hiring slowing and the smallest monthly employment increase in more than two years. Worker availability improved slightly; however, the market is still tight and finding workers with desired skills and experience remains challenging. Average hourly earnings moderate to 4.2% in March from 4.6% in February without an uptick in the unemployment rate, reflecting a strong but cooling market.Read More
To find out where the labor market was heading this year, Engage2Excel’s president of recruitment solutions decided to ask ChatGPT what Artificial Intelligence (AI) thinks and here’s what it provided, which Darren thought was the understatement of the year:
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