SHRM Leading Indicators of National Employment® (LINE®)
|In December, the hiring rate will rise in manufacturing and fall in services compared with a year ago.
||In November, recruiting difficulty rose slightly in manufacturing and modestly in services compared with a year ago.
||In November, the rate of increase for new-hire compensation rose in both sectors compared with a year ago.|
SHRM Jobs Outlook Survey Report: Q4 2013 (October – December)
The SHRM Jobs Outlook Survey Report examines hiring trends across a six-month spectrum. The results for the fourth quarter of 2013 reveal that HR professionals' confidence in the job market has risen steadily since the end of 2012, and layoffs will be limited during the fourth quarter of 2013.
SHRM’s Metro Economic Outlook reports provide comprehensive analyses of the economies of the largest metropolitan areas in the United States. PowerPoint presentations of each metro area’s economic data are also available. Data and reports will be updated monthly throughout 2013.