Here is what continues to affect employers' ability to hire:
of employers identified salary and wage demands.
cited the skills gap as a major challenge.
Employers are seeing encouraging signs as well:
are finding qualified candidates right here in the Capital Region.
said they are finding candidates both in and out of the region.
These results are nearly identical with findings in the spring hiring index survey.
These are the fields where job opportunities are expanding the fastest and showing the most growth:
Miriam Dushane, Managing Partner
Miriam is all in when it comes to doing whatever she can to help the Capital District grow and thrive. She is passionate about helping talented professionals find the right job and her work in the community is focused on furthering our area as a center of economic vitality. Miriam likes to garden and care for her pets. She is a member of an adult-only skate group where she rollerblades every week. She loves the Mets! And she is obsessed with vacuum cleaners; she really likes to vacuum and has 6 right now.