Employment issues are multifaceted

Okay, I’m going to take a moment to address this whole “No one wants to work” nonsense without pointing fingers or assigning blame to employers or employees. Y’all ready? Here’s a handful of reasons that it’s become harder to fill those job slots that have nothing to do with pay, benefits, job quality or unemployment.
1. Around 600,000 people have died from Covid-19 in the last year in the U.S. That’s more than half a million. Even if only a third of those were of ‘working age’ (let’s s...

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