Job Market Improving

     DECATUR-Want a new job? You're not alone. January is the busiest month of the year for job searchers.
    The hottest industries that are hiring are information technology financial services manufacturing  and health care.  That's according to Career Builder.
    If you fill a niche for hard to fill position you've got an even better shot.
    A recent poll finds that more than 3-quarters of human resource execs say they're struggling to fill open positions
    Leslie Kirby is an employment expert at Manpower in Decatur.
    She says job searchers have found more luck in the past year.
    "We finished out last year very strong and we're going into the next year very strong.  And I know that people behind me who support me feel that 2015 is going to be a very positive year in job growth," Kirby says.
    Kirby says having a good resume is important  and that networking gives people a leg up when finding a job.

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