The “winter blues” seem to be in full swing, and apparently it has some professionals giving their current employers the cold shoulder. For example, during the week of February 1, 2015 there was a 45 percent jump of job searches by professionals in the Philadelphia area – a spike concurrent with the area’s inclement weather.
Perhaps some of these individuals have reached their snow-shoveling capacity, but it’s more likely that the extra free time is giving American workers pause to think about their current work situation, and if they’re really happy in their roles. In fact, an estimated 2 million Americans are leaving their jobs on a monthly basis because they are unhappy with their corporate job.
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