Encouraging foreign companies to invest and create more jobs in America was the central message this week at the Select USA Investment Summit in Washington, where President Barack Obama addressed 1,000 business leaders from about 60 countries.
While fewer U.S. employers are having difficulty finding workers with the right skills than in 2012, companies worldwide are having the most difficulty finding talent for jobs since the start of the recession, according to a new survey by Manpower Group. The research results reveal the top 10 most difficult jobs to fill, with skilled trades positions topping the list in the U.S. and on a global level.
The Invest in American Jobs Act of 2013 is among the newest efforts to increase job creation and bolster the U.S. economy. The legislation would ensure that major future transportation systems that are financed by taxpayers are “Made in America,” keeping more jobs on American soil. Read more