Increased Hiring Projected for Second Quarter of 2006

30% of U.S. companies intend to increase staffing levels in the second quarter this year, according to a survey of 16,000 employers conducted by staffing firm Manpower. The report marks the ninth straight quarter that more than 20% of the companies surveyed said they plan to add staff. 6% of companies surveyed expect to reduce employment in the second quarter, while 58% expect no change.

This is certainly welcome news. Here is the release regarding the survey.Technorati Tags:CategoriesHRPolicies