The great resignation

  • Out of a total of 10.9 million job opportunities in December, about 6.3 million people were hired into new positions, leaving 4.6 million positions unfilled.
  • Due to continued child-care issues and virus-related health concerns, many workers, particularly women and caregivers have been unable to return to the workforce during the pandemic.
  • "68% of American workers prefer to work in a hybrid environment."
  • The United States had record-breaking turnover throughout 2021, with early warning signals appearing in April as immunization efforts improved, consumer spending increased, and businesses rushed to hire additional personnel to keep up with demand.
  • U. S Bureau of Labor Statistics
  • PwC’s 2022 Global Workforce Hopes and Fears Survey of 52,000 workers in 44 countries and territories.