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Hiring outlook good, but workers and employers still face hurdles

Employers are optimistic about hiring in spite of economic and regulatory struggles

A new executive employer survey from Littler Mendelson reveals that we can be tentatively optimistic about hiring over the next 12 months—tentatively because both economic and regulatory hurdles may throw a wrench in employers’ plans to provide more jobs. The survey polled more than 900 in-house counsel, human resources and C-suite executives on upcoming issues facing employers.

Here are some of the survey’s key findings:

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