🍹 Hospitality’s High: Leisure and hospitality sectors led the job growth in September, with bars and restaurants showing the strongest growth, adding 61,000 jobs. The total net job gain in this sector was a whopping 96,000, surpassing the
combined figures of August and July.
🏛️ Government’s Gain: Government hiring surged in September, recording a net gain of 73,000 jobs. A significant chunk of this, 29,000 to be precise, was attributed to state government education. Quite the leap from the 6,000 jobs added the previous year.
🎬 Drama in Motion: The information sector faced job losses, primarily due to a dip in employment in motion picture and sound recordings. Blame it on labor disputes, with the Screen Actors Guild strike putting a pause on productions.