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Opinion: NFIB Jobs Report Shows Continued Hiring, More Employee Training. (05/07/2019)

In a Best of the Web piece for the Wall Street Journal (5/2, Subscription Publication) James Freeman wrote that small firms continued to hire workers and raise wages through April, according to the NFIB Small Business Jobs Report. Freeman noted that small businesses added a net 0.32 employees for April, which he said was a healthy pace. Freeman added the NFIB report indicated continued strong demand for both skilled and unskilled labor, with employers investing more time in employee training.