More companies plan to keep temporary workers

40% plan to use temporary workers
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Posted at 4:36 AM, Feb 24, 2021
and last updated 2021-02-24 07:18:33-05

More companies plan to make temp jobs a permanent part of their post-pandemic workforce.

A new survey from staffing firm PeopleReady finds 40% of companies are planning to make temporary jobs a permanent fixture. And 65% of workers surveyed say they are considering temporary or part-time work to earn more money.

PeopleReady is holding a nationwide hiring event this week. You can visit their website or in person at PeopleReady locations across the country.