Tag: Benefits

Benefits to Aid Employment and Retention

As the U.S. economy continues to improve, so does the demand for labor. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the current unemployment rate has edged down to 4.1 percent. Many economists maintain that demographic trends will continue to contribute to a greater shortage of qualified labor. Small business owners will be hit hardest by this trend, making it more important than ever to put effort into attracting and retaining qualified employees.