"Why can’t I find qualified help?"
"With all of the unemployed people out there, why can’t I find the skills I’m looking for?"
These are questions we hear every day from industry employers. And with unemployment rates ranging upward from 7.5% since early 2009, they’re not illogical. So what’s the reality?
Simply stated, there have been a number of changes in the employment market since we entered the Great Recession, and hiring managers today need to be aware of them in order to compete.
How much credit should be given to the co-op business model for the success of the independent hardware and building supply dealer over the last half century?