Seattle, WA (PRWEB) July 11, 2013
The total number of jobs added to the nation's payrolls was great news for job seekers last month, as 195,000 positions were announced. Revisions to the previous two month's reports were also published which showed considerable increases in their employment numbers, as well. The additional jobs add up to more than 70,000 overall; and show that the economy is adding jobs averaging above 195,000 in the past three months. (http://bls.gov, 7/5/2013)
This marks off what appears to be not a fluke in one month's job report, but a longer term trend in job growth and recovery. The earnings report also showed that wages were up last month by 10 cents, bringing the overall year to date total up over 50 cents. Healthcare has also continued to show gains, mainly in ambulatory services. (http://bls.gov, 7/5/2013)
"This is a great report overall, but it's important to read between the lines as well. There are still fluctuations in the Healthcare field; as well as in a lot of sales and tech. It's vital to keep on top of your game and know the current news and trends, especially when applying to positions and going on interviews. You need to be ready to answer questions about what is up-and-coming in your field. Employers, especially with sales reps, need to feel comfortable knowing that when you're out in the field, you understand your business. They want to send you out knowing you're up-to-date with the latest ideas; you know what you're talking about and you can listen to the needs of your client. Don't just want to make a quick sale and get out. You need to show you can forge and maintain a rela
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