U.S. Job Openings Jump to 11 Million; Fewer Workers Voluntarily Quitting

Reuters, Dec. 8, 2021–Lucia Mutikani
The Labor Department’s monthly Job Openings and Labor Turnover Survey, or JOLTS report, on Wednesday also showed a steady decline in layoffs, another sign that the jobs market was tightening. While the number of people voluntarily quitting their jobs fell, it remained quite high.