Career Outlook 2017: Strategies for Navigating Today’s Job Market [Infographic]

Job prospects in the current economy exceed levels at any time since the recent recession. But who knows how long it will last? As of the November 2016 jobs report, the national unemployment rate hit 4.6 percent, it’s lowest in recent years. So the career outlook for 2017 looks bright and sunny – at least for those ready to position themselves for success.

The 2017 Career Outlook

In late 2016, The Execu-Search Group surveyed job seekers and working professionals alike to get a comprehensive view on what 2017 held for those looking to hire and be hired. Then they compiled this infographic to help professionals looking to better assess the futures of their job searches and careers.

A little insight goes a long way. So take a look below to learn more about hiring trends in 2017. The information below will clue you in on what employers are looking for in top talent. It will also show you how the employment experience is evolving and how professionals can demonstrate leadership in the workplace.

The career outlook for 2017 is good – and developing job search strategies for today’s market gives you a leg up on the competition.


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