Jefferson Exchange | June 27, 2014 | 8:30
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Fri June 27, 2014

Looking Hard For People To Hire

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Jessica Nelson talks about mismatches between jobs and workers.

Both employers and potential employees are complaining about the current hiring climate in Oregon. 

The employers want workers and the workers want jobs, but there are mismatches. 

Many employers report difficulty filling jobs, because they require more skills than many of the available workers possess. 

The Oregon Employment Department continues its work to help both businesses and workers; an economist from the agency joins us. 
 

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