Workers are quitting at the fastest rate since the internet boom 17 years ago

Excerpt from LinkedIn Daily Rundown published July 5, 2018

According to The Wall Street Journal, this is thanks to a strong economy and record-low unemployment. In April, 3.4 million people Money in walletchose to leave their jobs, according to Labor Department figures — double the 1.7 million who were laid off. Job-hopping also tends to lead to better pay; those who switched got a roughly 30% bigger annual pay boost in May than those who stayed in their jobs over the past year. • Here’s what people are saying.

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I have worked in the FDA since 1990 in a variety of positions. I currently serve as chapter president of NTEU Chapter 254, representing FDA employees in Arkansas, Colorado, Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Texas, and Utah.