Friday, April 27, 2012
The Outlook for College Grads - Trendlines article
For graduates of colleges and universities, the improving job market signifies more opportunities. Hiring activity by employers is up, but not as robust as it was before the recession when speculation fueled hiring. Each year the National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE) conducts a survey of employers that requests information about business hiring prospects for the coming year. This year’s release stated employers plan to increase hiring activity by 9.5 percent over the class of 2011. Although this is an increase, the survey implied that much of the increase was due to fill vacancies resulting from attrition, not expansion, in employers’ workforces.
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