Many readers are likely aware of the challenges businesses across the country are having finding and keeping qualified workers. Maybe it’s the long wait and less-than-stellar service at a favorite restaurant, the local small business owner lamenting his or her inability to fill an open position, or one’s experience carrying an additional workload because a colleague left and the company hasn’t found a replacement.
These anecdotes and personal experiences point to a measurable trend across the country.
Companies Across the Country Challenged to Find Help
Millions of jobs remain unfilled, even as millions of workers continue to look