Initial Jobless Claims Rise Again

This is a preview. View original post on this site

States reported that 719,000 U.S. workers filed for new unemployment benefits during the week ending Mar. 27, an increase of 61,000 after last week’s pandemic-era low. The total number of workers continuing to claim unemployment benefits fell slightly to 3.8 million. The recent overall improvement in claims data is consistent with accelerating labor market momentum as the economy reopens. Still, a complete recovery to pre-pandemic levels when new jobless claims averaged about 200,000 per week is still many months away, according to economists.

Read Complete Article

,

Subscribe to Recruiting Headlines

* indicates required

RECRUITMENT MARKETPLACE


»Need an ATS? Try JazzHR



»Free Rejection Email Templates


»Text Recruiting Software


»Interview Scheduling Tool: Cronofy


»HR Podcast Directory


»Recruiting Newsletters


»HR Tech News


»Freelance HR Jobs


»Recruiting & HR Jobs


»Recruiter Ebooks

shares