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Total nonfarm payroll employment increased by 321,000 in November, and the unemployment rate was unchanged at 5.8 percent, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported Dec. 5, 2014. Job gains were widespread, led by growth in professional and business services, retail trade, health care, and manufacturing.
In November, the unemployment rate held at 5.8 percent, and the number of unemployed persons was little changed at 9.1 million. Over the year, the unemployment rate and the number of unemployed persons were down by 1.2 percentage points and 1.7 million, respectively. Read More
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TIPS FROM BROKERHUNTER
Are you seeking to capture the attention of young and talented Financial Advisors? Try these "new tricks of the trade" and avoid the pitfalls that hinder so many companies from finding the young talent they need!
- Focus on your Company's Culture in job postings.
- Utilize technology (Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, Virtual Career Fairs, LinkedIn, other digital media).
- Get out of the office! Networking events can advance your search and increase your reach!
- Ask for referrals from your current employees or friends.
- Be accessible. Provide your email and a phone number. The easier they can reach you, the sooner you can start conversations.