Searches for Seasonal Jobs Are Up 33%—But Stores Like Walmart and Macy’s Are Pulling Back on Hiring

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Media Outlet: CNBC

Summary: CNBC discusses this year’s seasonal labor market, including PeopleReady’s holiday hiring survey findings.

Relevant Quote:

“Increasing wages is, unsurprisingly, the top priority for people seeking seasonal work, according to a survey released earlier this month from staffing agency PeopleReady.”

PeopleReady, a TrueBlue company (NYSE: TBI), specializes in quick and reliable on-demand labor and highly skilled workers. PeopleReady supports a wide range of industries, including construction, manufacturing and logistics, retail and hospitality. Leveraging its game changing JobStack staffing app and presence in more than 600 markets throughout North America, PeopleReady served approximately 83,000 businesses and put approximately 226,000 people to work in 2022.