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December 6, 2006

Worker Confidence Up in November

The Hudson Employment Index (SM) gained nearly four points in November, climbing from 101.4 in October to 105.3.

December 6, 2006

Atlanta Worker Confidence Rebounds in November

After hitting a record low in October, the Hudson Employment Index (SM) for Atlanta workers rose 9.1 points to 115.0 in November.

December 6, 2006

Philadephia Worker Confidence Bounces Back

The Hudson Employment Index (SM) for Philadelphia workers increased two points to 87.6 in November. Improved perceptions of finances and increased hiring expectations fueled the climb.

December 6, 2006

Boston Worker Confidence Steady in November

After last month’s rebound, the Hudson Employment Index (SM) for Boston workers remained fairly steady in November, edging down .5 points to 97.2.

December 6, 2006

Chicago Worker Confidence Spiked in November

The Hudson Employment Index (SM) for Chicago spiked 11.3 points in November to 99.6. Increased job satisfaction and improved perceptions of finances drove the increase in worker confidence.

December 6, 2006

Dallas Worker Confidence Edges Up

The Hudson Employment Index (SM) for Dallas workers edged up this month, as worker confidence increased 1.2 points to 110.7 in November.

December 6, 2006

Los Angeles Worker Confidence Jumps

The Hudson Employment Index (SM) for Los Angeles increased 8.1 points in November to 109.3. The increase was spurred by increased anticipation for hiring activity and fewer layoffs on the horizon.

December 6, 2006

Finance Concerns Cause Twin Cities Worker Confidence to Drop

For the second consecutive month, worker confidence decreased in the Twin Cities, as the Hudson Employment IndexSM for the city dropped 1.9 points in November to 92.1.

December 6, 2006

New York City Worker Confidence Rises After Hitting 2006 Low

The Hudson Employment Index (SM) for New York City increased 3.4 points to 83.5 after falling for two consecutive months.

December 6, 2006

San Francisco Worker Confidence Climbs in November

The Hudson Employment Index (SM) for San Francisco continued to rise for the third consecutive month as local worker confidence increased 3.5 points to 108.3.

December 6, 2006

Tampa Worker Confidence Rebounds

After declining for two consecutive months, worker confidence in Tampa rebounded in November as the city’s Hudson Employment Index (SM) climbed seven points to 117.

December 6, 2006

Washington DC Worker Confidence Edges Up in November

After plummeting in October, the Hudson Employment Index (SM) for Washington, D.C. workers edged up 1.9 points to 111.8 in November

December 6, 2006

California Worker Confidence Spikes

For the second consecutive month, worker confidence in California jumped in November as the state’s Hudson Employment Index (SM) spiked nine points to 120.6.

December 6, 2006

Florida Worker Confidence Improves

For the second consecutive month, worker confidence in Florida rose in November, as the state’s Hudson Employment Index (SM) increased 2.7 points to 121.4.

December 6, 2006

Ohio Worker Confidence Rises

For the fourth consecutive month, Ohio worker confidence rose in October, as the state’s Hudson Employment Index (SM) climbed 4.2 points to 107.8, its highest level in more than two years.

December 6, 2006

Pennsylvania Worker Confidence Improves

For the third consecutive month, worker confidence in Pennsylvania increased in November, as the state’s Hudson Employment Index (SM) gained 2.2 points to 103.3.

December 6, 2006

Texas Worker Confidence Slips

Confidence among Texas workers weakened in November, as the state’s Hudson Employment Index (SM) slipped 2.4 points to 120.1.

December 6, 2006

Accounting & Finance Workers' Confidence Hits 2006 High

Worker confidence among accounting and finance professionals in November hit a record high for the year, as the group’s Hudson Employment Index (SM) spiked 10 points to 117.2.

December 6, 2006

Worker Confidence Up Among Hispanics, Steady Among African-Americans

Worker confidence shot up among Hispanics, but was stable among African-American workers in November.

December 6, 2006

IT Worker Confidence Up Sharply

Worker confidence among IT professionals increased in November to a 2006 high, as the group’s Hudson Employment Index (SM) rose 6.2 points to 115.8.