Inflation on the Rise

Inflation on the Rise

On Tuesday, the Bureau of Labor Statistics reported that the Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers increased 0.3% in August on a seasonally adjusted basis after rising 0.5% in July. Over the last 12 months, the All Items index increased 5.3%… Download...
Unfilled Job Openings Hit a 48-Year Record High

Unfilled Job Openings Hit a 48-Year Record High

As reported in the NFIB’s monthly jobs report, 49% of owners reported job openings that could not be filled, a 48-year record high. Owners’ plans to fill open positions remain at record high levels, with a seasonally adjusted net 27% planning to create new jobs in the...