More good news: Hiring to outpace layoffs in DC area

Following on Rob’s good news that postings are stronger on, the Society of Human Resource Managers (SHRM) has surveyed 500 manufacturing employers and 500 private sector employers, and found that more employers plan to hire staff than did at this time last year.   It also shows a slow-down in large scale layoffs.    While this doesn’t mean we are about to see wide-spread hiring, it is positive news for students who are graduating in December or May.  Read more at  Report: Hiring will outpace layoffs this month.