Non-farm payrolls grew by 187,000 in August, although it will be interesting to see how these numbers are revised for September’s report. Unemployment increased slightly to 3.8%, while the labor force participation rate also increased minimally to 62.8%.
There are long hours behind the wheel for many truckers. From crossing the country to visiting ports and warehouse facilities, all of the U.S.’s imported goods have to be picked up and delivered, and all of our products built for export must be taken to the coasts and airports to be shipped out.
Onboarding can be as simple or as complex as your company needs it to be. Our next article on the subject (coming next month, October 2023), will cover the best methods and strategies in building an onboarding program. For now, you just need to know why this onboarding is so important.
Non-farm payrolls grew by 209,000 in July. Unemployment decreased slightly to 3.5%, while the labor force participation rate continued to stay the same at 62.6%. This is the fifth consecutive month at this rate.
Burnout has been a controversial topic for two reasons. The first is because it can be difficult to correctly identify. Everyone has a bad day now and then, right? Can you wake up the next morning with a fresh outlook? Secondly, burnout affects everyone differently. What one worker calls a tough day can be seen as the final straw that broke the camel’s back for another staffer.