Looking to make a big career move? Your hottest opportunity might be on Main Street.
Small and midsize firms are finally hiring again, according to recent research.
The growth among these job creators is good news for people who are in between jobs or tired of what they’re doing and looking to make a move.
Even with joblessness down to 6.2%, 9.7 million Americans are unemployed, including 3.2 million among the long-term unemployed. And there are legions of part-time workers who would rather have full-time, permanent jobs–7.5 million, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS).
The best place to turn now if you’re facing these challenge may be the small and midsize businesses in your own community or one nearby.