decline in the Monster Employment Index in October suggests that U.S. businesses are scaling back their recruitment efforts due to uncertainty surrounding the global financial crisis and current economic
employment index's slight increase in March was below historical levels for this time of year, and reflects a continued slowdown in overall employer recruitment activity," said Jesse Harriott, VP of research
employee morale and job satisfaction as well as that it would make employers uncompetitive in recruiting, according to SHRM.
The survey included 819 human resources professionals and took place between
"While the Monster employment index registered its strongest single month gain in over 12 months, the increase was largely seasonal in nature and U.S. online recruitment activity remains softer compared