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U.S. Job Openings Increase By Most In Almost A Year

By Pat Garofalo on February 7, 2012 at 2:00 pm

"U.S. Job Openings Increase By Most In Almost A Year"

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Following on the heels of a strong jobs report in January, the Labor Department reported today that job openings in December increased by the most in almost a year. Excluding government jobs, openings saw their biggest increase since April 2008. Bloomberg News noted that “more openings mean companies may be looking beyond the European financial crisis and are making plans to expand this year as sales grow.”

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