Hiring and Recruitment

Why You Can’t Find Workers and How to Change This

Why You Can’t Find Workers and How to Change This

If you’ve been having a hard time filling job openings, you’re not alone. Around 4 million adults aren’t looking for jobs, not because they’re scarce but because of worries about catching the coronavirus.

A year after the pandemic arrived in the U.S., 8.4 million fewer Americans are holding jobs.

There are many reasons for this, but one of the most important and least spoken about is fear.

A U.S. Census survey done in mid-March found that approximately 4.2 million adults are not working because they fear getting or spreading the coronavirus.

This helps to explain why some companies say labor is hard to find even though the unemployment rate is 6%. It looks like the only thing that will change this is our ability to get this virus under control.

Their fear is real.

Here’s how to overcome this.

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Three Vital Essentials Every Leader Needs for Growing Evergreen Talent

Three Vital Essentials Every Leader Needs for Growing Evergreen Talent

If you’ve been having a hard time filling job openings, you’re not alone. Around 4 million adults aren’t looking for jobs, not because they’re scarce but because of worries about catching the coronavirus.

A year after the pandemic arrived in the U.S., 8.4 million fewer Americans are holding jobs.

There are many reasons for this, but one of the most important and least spoken about is fear.

read more

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Finding the right talent is hard. Finding the right talent that will prosper and stay is even harder when you do it alone.

Subscribe to Roberta's Talent Maximizer® and receive weekly insights to help you hire and retain top performers. PLUS receive The Evergreen Talent® Workbook for free - a guide to help you hire and cultivate a sustainable workforce.

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