Today's so-so jobs numbers: 5 takeaways for business
from Washington Bureau via Albany Business Review
The good news is the unemployment rate dropped to 7.4 percent, its lowest level since December 2008. The bad news is the economy added only 162,000 jobs in July, below expectations. Those are the headline numbers from today's jobs report from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. But beyond the headlines, here are five things to consider as you evaluate what this latest report means for your business and the overall economy.
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