The good economic news just keeps rolling in. 24/7 News Source reports that the number of job openings is running at a record high.
The Labor Department said today there were more than seven million unfilled positions in the U.S. economy in August. The number of hires also hit an all-time high for the month. Most of the job openings were in transportation, professional and business services, along with the leisure and hospitality industries.
This is the best labor market in decades. This means that people can move up the ladder in their careers. We now have a million more jobs open than we do the number of people on unemployment!