PeopleReady Surveys Employers, Job Seekers to Get Their Thoughts on the Job Market
Covid-19 and the resulting labor shortage have strained industries nationwide, with the number of job openings in the U.S. exceeding 10 million each month since June 2021, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Meanwhile, over 47.4 million Americans quit their jobs voluntarily in 2021 as part of the Great Resignation.
PeopleReady surveyed over 500 business owners who answered questions pertaining to the post-pandemic hiring market. Their responses provide insight into the hiring situation and help predict how recruiting will be different in the future.
We also surveyed over 700 job seekers who shared their perspective on the job market and what matters most to them in their careers. Their responses can guide employers on how to improve their recruiting process to attract top candidates.