Thursday, November 1, 2018

Desperate for labor, retailers offer workers more hours

CNN Business
It's three weeks to Black Friday, and retailers have a problem.
They're expecting a bumper holiday shopping season, but in the tightest labor market in nearly half a century, recruiting the legions of temporary workers who usually help out at the end of the year is proving difficult.

One solution: Offer workers more hours, which can make them eligible for health benefits and other accoutrements of full-time work. . . . more