U.S. job openings increased to over 10 million, the highest on record


The leisure and hospitality industry added 380,000 jobs, local government education added 221 jobs while private education added 40,000 jobs. The professional and business services industry created 60,000 jobs while the leisure and hospitality industry added 380,000 jobs last month.

“Our labor force is healing, our economy is reopening, and people are getting back to work, but we still have a way to go. Economic recovery depends on our commitment to public health, so I urge every eligible person to get vaccinated against COVID-19 who has not done so already. It’s how to protect yourself, protect your family, and help our economy move forward,” said DOL Secretary Marty Walsh in a statement last Friday.


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