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Workers and Managers Agree -- More Hiring on the Way

Hudson Employment Index (SM) Rises 2.9 Points to 107.1

The Hudson Employment Index (SM) improved for the second consecutive month in February, climbing 2.9 points to 107.1. An increase in the number of workers forecasting hiring primarily triggered the rise, supported by the third month-over-month improvement in workers' perceptions of their finances. Despite gaining almost four and half points since December, the latest Index is nearly one point shy of last February's reading of 108.2.

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