Good News: “U.S. job openings climb to record 6.9 million”

The numbers: The number of job openings in the U.S. climbed to a record 6.94 million in July in a clear sign that a booming economy is entering the second half of the year with a big dollop of momentum.

Job openings rose from 6.82 million in June, the government said Tuesday.

About 5.68 million people were hired and 5.53 million lost their jobs in July. Such a high level of what economists call “churn” is common in the huge U.S. economy…”

https://www.marketwatch.com/story/us-job-openings-climb-to-record-69-million-2018-09-11

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