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Job growth by industry changes from year to year.

Paying attention to areas of growth and decline can help you tailor your job search. For example, if you know what the hottest growth industries are, you’ll have a much better chance of marketing yourself accordingly and securing a position in a thriving industry.

The Bureau of Labor Statistics has issued a chart showing overall employment in Atlanta has had a larger overall growth than the United States average.

Chart1 This chart shows employment by industry, in relation to the United States average growth or decline. chart2

Hospitality
After a 6 month decline, Hospitality jobs have begun to rise yet again in Atlanta.

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Transportation
After a slight decline, the transportation industry in Atlanta is beginning to rise. Trucking, Logistics Services, Freight Rail, and Air Travel throughout Atlanta are climbing and appear to have a positive outlook for the rest of 2013.

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For more information on employment by industry in the Atlanta area, Contact PrideStaff Atlanta North Today. We would be happy to discuss these facts and figures with you.

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