Spring thaw for hiring

Manpower predicts busy job market across country and sectors
|hrreporter.com|Last Updated: 03/26/2007

Employers across the country expect a steady hiring climate this spring, according to a survey by staffing firm Manpower Canada.

The survey of more than 1,700 employers reveals that 30 per cent plan to increase their payrolls over the next three months, while only five per cent plan to cut jobs.

The survey is "a good indication that the Canadian job market will remain favourable," said Lori Rogers, vice-president of operations for Manpower Canada.