Share of U.S. small businesses with job openings matches record

THE SHARE of U.S. firms with open positions rose to 36 percent in June, matching November 2000 as the highest in monthly records dating back to 1973. / BLOOMBERG FILE PHOTO/DAVID PAUL MORRIS
NEW YORK - Hiring qualified people in a tightening labor market is getting to be an even bigger headache for smaller United States companies, who’ve been fattening paychecks to lure skilled workers. The share of U.S. firms with open positions rose to 36 percent in June, matching November 2000 as the highest in monthly records…

Want More?

Subscribe or register with Providence Business News to keep reading.

REGISTER
for 2 more stories

Subscribe now for $1 for 4 weeks
Already a Subscriber? Login now

Purchase NowWant to share this story? Click Here to purchase a link that allows anyone to read it on any device whether or not they are a subscriber.

- Advertisement -