According to data released by the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the number of temporary workers in the workforce has increased by 29 percent since September 2009. During that same period, private jobs grew by less than one percent. Is a contingent workforce the future of our economy?
The following infographic illustrates where these new temporary worker positions are being filled. This growth also reminds us how important it is to run thorough background checks on both full time and temporary staff at your business.