Last week's jobs report indicated a hiring trend as the economy added 171,000 new jobs, and the Bureau of Labor Statistics released revised numbers for September and August showing improved hiring for those months, as well. The Employment Situation Summary also showed a slight increase in the unemployment rate to 7.9% (as a result of increased labor force participation - more people actively seeking work).
I'm a certified career coach based in Philadelphia. I started my own practice to help people land their dream jobs and achieve their individual definitions of success.
I also keep this blog with my musings on changes in the employment landscape, advice for job seekers, links to other career-related articles, and anything else that catches my interest.