For our Insights and Opinions section today, we have an editorial by John Savageau, President of Pacific-Tier Communications, who asks companies in Southern California to put local talent back to work.
2009 was a horrible year for job seekers, and even those holding on to existing jobs. No bonuses, no promotions, layoffs, and nobody hiring. And SoCal successfully beat most of the United States in unemployment claims, by several percentage points, attaching painful and empirical fact to the grim situation.
But that does appear to be changing. Slowly changing, but it is looking better for job seekers in the region. (Continued...)
Read the rest of John's editorial, Southern California Tech Jobs Make A Comeback.