Summer Job Hunt - Cincinnati News, Weather, Sports from FOX19 NOW-WXIX

Summer Job Hunt

Manpower forecasts sunny summer job picture

It should be a good summer for job seekers.  Manpower says its latest quarterly survey looks for a healthy pace of hiring.  The staffing firm checked with 16-thousand businesses, and 30 percent expect to add workers during July, August and September.  Only six percent intend to cut jobs, and the rest anticipate no change or are uncertain about hiring prospects.

Jeffrey Joerres says employers are feeling confident about the economy and its ability to support demand for their products and services.  Manpower found that employers are feeling optimistic in a broad range of industries even manufacturing, where the outlook for hiring is the strongest since early 2001.  The survey also found good job prospects in construction, services, mining and wholesale and retailing.

  • FOX19 HeadlinesMore>>

  • NFL teams under no time pressure to form own anthem policies

    NFL teams under no time pressure to form own anthem policies

    Thursday, May 24 2018 2:32 AM EDT2018-05-24 06:32:12 GMT
    Thursday, May 24 2018 5:45 PM EDT2018-05-24 21:45:38 GMT
    (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File). FILE - In this Monday, Sept. 12, 2016, file photo, San Francisco 49ers safety Eric Reid (35) and quarterback Colin Kaepernick (7) kneel during the national anthem before an NFL football game against the Los Angeles...(AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File). FILE - In this Monday, Sept. 12, 2016, file photo, San Francisco 49ers safety Eric Reid (35) and quarterback Colin Kaepernick (7) kneel during the national anthem before an NFL football game against the Los Angeles...

    With its popularity threatened and critics stretching all the way to the White House, the NFL tries to get past the debate over taking a knee during the national anthem but seems to muddle the issue even more.

    Full Story >

    With its popularity threatened and critics stretching all the way to the White House, the NFL tries to get past the debate over taking a knee during the national anthem but seems to muddle the issue even more.

    Full Story >
  • EDITORIAL

    Consider this: It's now up to city, FC Cincinnati to fulfill promises

    Consider this: It's now up to city, FC Cincinnati to fulfill promises

    Thursday, May 24 2018 5:45 PM EDT2018-05-24 21:45:25 GMT
    Source: FC Cincinnati FacebookSource: FC Cincinnati Facebook

    It looks like the long wait is almost over for FC Cincinnati fans as Major League Soccer is coming to town Tuesday for what's being called a major announcement.

    Full Story >

    It looks like the long wait is almost over for FC Cincinnati fans as Major League Soccer is coming to town Tuesday for what's being called a major announcement.

    Full Story >
  • Dem, GOP leaders get classified briefings on Russia probe

    Dem, GOP leaders get classified briefings on Russia probe

    Thursday, May 24 2018 12:42 AM EDT2018-05-24 04:42:28 GMT
    Thursday, May 24 2018 5:44 PM EDT2018-05-24 21:44:42 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). In this May 23, 2018, photo, President Donald Trump speaks to the media before boarding the Marine One helicopter on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington. Two House lawmakers who are allies of President Donald Tr...(AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). In this May 23, 2018, photo, President Donald Trump speaks to the media before boarding the Marine One helicopter on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington. Two House lawmakers who are allies of President Donald Tr...

    A briefing Thursday about classified documents will be for just two Republican House members, both Trump allies, as Trump and his supporters in Congress press for information on the outside informant.

    Full Story >

    A briefing Thursday about classified documents will be for just two Republican House members, both Trump allies, as Trump and his supporters in Congress press for information on the outside informant.

    Full Story >
Powered by Frankly