A new report analyzed 150 of the United States’ largest cities to determine the strength of each job market.
In a first-of-its-kind study, the Brookings Institute analyzed millions of advertisements for job vacancies and compared the length of time jobs requiring science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) skills and non-STEM related jobs remained open.
The Colorado Department of Labor and Employment says nonfarm jobs increased 8,000 from October to November.
The job market is being flooded with new college graduates, and although hiring isn’t back to pre recession levels, the prospects for new grads seeking jobs are brighter than in the past few years.
At last momentum seems to be building in the job market. A national business group says companies are planning to hire more people this year than they have in a decade.