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New Poll Shows Canada’s Unemployed are Increasingly Stuck

The State of Canada’s Unemployed-Third Annual National Survey: 36% Have Given Up Looking for a Job Express Employment Professionals recently released the third annual State of the Unemployed national survey which shows Canada’s unemployed are increasingly stuck-with difficulty getting interviews and work. Canada’s unemployed are now out of work for an average of 16 months, compared […]

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New Poll Explores Plight of Unemployed in the U.S.

Express Employment Professionals recently released results from a new Harris Poll of unemployed Americans, which, for the third year in a row, shows that a significant number of Americans have completely given up looking for work. Many, 83%, also believe the U.S. economic system benefits the rich. This year’s survey indicates that unemployment is becoming a chronic […]

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Survey Shows Wages Flat

Upward Job Market Trends and Mixed Outlook for Future Recession Express Employment Professionals recently released results from a survey of businesses on the state of the job market, revealing a majority of small and medium-sized businesses believe wages will be stagnant over the short-term. Respondents were asked whether they expect wages in their respective markets […]

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Millennial Social Values

Express Employment Professionals recently teamed up with the School of Media and Strategic Communications at Oklahoma State University (OSU) in Stillwater, OK, to conduct research about Millennials and their attitudes toward the American Dream. Also known as “Gen Y,” Millennials were born between 1979 and 1995 and make up 30% of the population. As they […]

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Millennial Views on Community Engagement

Express Employment Professionals recently teamed up with the School of Media and Strategic Communications at Oklahoma State University (OSU) in Stillwater, OK, to conduct research about Millennials and their attitudes toward the American Dream. Also known as “Gen Y,” Millennials were born between 1979 and 1995 and make up 30% of the population. As they […]

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New Survey Reveals Who’s Hiring – By Sector and Department

Industrial Sector Expects Most Hiring; Production and Sales Top List of Departments Express Employment Professionals recently released new survey results revealing which sectors and departments are planning to do the most hiring in the second quarter of 2016. The findings come from a survey of 390 businesses. Forty-six percent of business indicated they plan to […]

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4 Things To Do Immediately Following A Leader’s Departure

A change in leadership can be a stressful time in a company. Whether it was planned, unexpected, upper-level, or middle management, employees are affected by a leader’s departure. As a remaining leader, it’s up to you to step up and do what you can to lead and support your own team through the change. Just […]

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Millennials and the Interview Process

Express Employment Professionals recently teamed up with the School of Media and Strategic Communications at Oklahoma State University (OSU) in Stillwater, OK, to conduct research about Millennials and their attitudes toward the American Dream. Also known as “Gen Y,” Millennials were born between 1979 and 1995 and make up 30% of the population. As they […]

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