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Solid Job Growth: Which sectors and will it hold?

In his newsletter, The Tea Leaf, Jeff Thredgold covers where the jobs are, where they still are not, and what is next.

Here you go! Jeff Thredgold’s Tea Leaf

The short version…
Overall construction is finally trending up in employment.
State and Local government is in big trouble.
As people who had given up come back into job search mode, it may continue to wobble.

What is happening in your geographic footprint?

About the Author
Linda Keith CPA is an expert in credit risk readiness and credit analysis. She trains banks and credit unions throughout the United States, both in-house and in open-enrollment sessions, on Tax Return and Financial Statement Analysis. She is in the trenches with lenders, analysts and underwriters helping them say "yes" to good loans. Creator of the Tax Return Analysis Virtual Classroom at, she speaks at banking associations on risk management, lending and director finance topics.