Entries by Matthew Bennett

3 Myths About Contract Workers

You’ve probably heard at some point or another that the ‘gig economy’ – a marketplace of contingent or short-term contractors or freelance workers – is thriving. According to a recent study, more than one-third (57 million) of U.S. workers hold…

How to Navigate Today’s Job Market

As most of you know, the labor market is tight. Business payrolls increased by an astonishing 195,000 jobs in August, well-surpassing economists’ predictions of 148,000 jobs. There is a lot of talk about an upcoming recession, but each month, more…

How to Get the Candidates Your Team Needs

If you are like many other employers, it’s becoming incredibly difficult to find talented candidates to fill your open positions. The U.S. Department of Labor recently released a report demonstrating that nine different states have record low unemployment rates. So,…