Beating expectations, the US added 151,000 jobs in October, for the first time since May. Analysts had projected only a 60,000 gain. It wasn’t enough to nudge the unemployment rate, however, which held at 9.6%.
Education and health services lead the gain, followed by temp work and retail. So if you’re looking for a gig, check out those sectors for possible job opportunities. Also, I hear the tri-corner hat industry is booming.