Sacramento Employment Trends: 1st Quarter 2016 Outlook

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Job demand & hiring trends for local companies in the 1st Quarter of 2016 Special Report: You’re Fired! Dishonest, unreliable jerks need not apply. When Sacramento’s top regional employers were asked, “What one thing will get you fired?” companies responded with a wide range of issues that will result in an employee’s immediate termination. As… Read more »

Sacramento Quarterly Employment Trends – Q4 2015

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Job demand & hiring trends for local companies in the 4th Quarter of 2015 & Special Report: Degrees in Hiring Hiring in the Sacramento region has exploded! Seventy-six percent (76%) or just over three quarters of all companies surveyed in direct contacts by phone report open doors for applicants raising the demand a full six percentage… Read more »

Sacramento Quarterly Employment Trends: Q3 2015

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On-The-Job Training Trend Takes Off As Employment Pool Shrinks Employee retention, qualified applicants and specialized skills are motivating more in-house training and opportunity in the Sacramento area. Internships, probationary and apprenticeship programs are growing as the pool of skilled workers shrinks. For several Quarters an increasing number of Sacramento’s top regional companies have noted growing… Read more »

Sacramento Quarterly Employment Trends: Q1 2015

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Job demand & hiring trends for local Sacramento companies in the 1st Quarter of 2015   Great Expectations in ‘15   Optimism is strong for ongoing growth of the Sacramento regional economy in the New Year. In direct contacts with top Sacramento regional employers Pacific Staffing has discovered that eighty-four percent (84%) of company contacts… Read more »

Sacramento Quarterly Employment Trends – Q4 2014

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Like the Weather, Capitol Growth Cools Off in Q4   Customer service, sales, manufacturing and drivers are in high demand among Sacramento’s top employers in October, November and December.  Making, storing, distributing and selling products is driving hiring in the next Quarter. Truck drivers able to pass background, DMV and drug tests can find work… Read more »

Sacramento Hiring Trends – Q3 2014 Outlook

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Growth Rises in Fall Quarter & Special Report on Veteran Employment Opportunity A robust market in California’s capital city expects to add as many new workers as it hires for replacements within existing workforces in Q3 2014. In a direct telephone survey of Sacramento’s top regional employers, fifty percent (50%) say hiring is motivated by expansion of existing… Read more »

Sacramento Hiring Trends – Q2 2014 Outlook

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Robust Hiring Grows in Spring Quarter From general labor to degreed professional the top companies in Sacramento are actively hiring in the next three months. In a phone poll conducted among top regional employers regularly since 1992, Pacific Staffing has discovered seventy-two percent (72%) of those surveyed are expecting to hire in Q2 2014. In direct calls between… Read more »

Sacramento Employment Trends – Q1 2014

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Sacramento Quarterly Employment Trends Job demand & hiring trends for local companies in the 1st Quarter of 2014 Hiring Pace and Economic Expectations Rising Three quarters of Sacramento’s top employers are optimistic about the economy in the New Year and those expectations will keep them busy hiring through Q1. When asked directly seventy-six percent (76%) of human… Read more »

Sacramento Quarterly Employment Trends – Q3 2013

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Sacramento Quarterly Employment Trends Job demand & hiring trends for local companies in the 3rd Quarter of 2013 High Demand Drives Opportunity Up for Sacramento Hiring Growing confidence and a note of caution are both expressed by Sacramento’s top regional employers in the high volume of hiring demand in the 3rd Quarter of 2013. In direct… Read more »