Restaurants and a number of retail establishments continue to be short staffed. Many managers had predicted that workers would return to their old jobs in September, following the winding down of federal benefits. In some places, that has been true, but plenty of other businesses are struggling to fill out their workforces.
Our guests discuss why:
- Amorette Miller, co-owner of ShiftDiff, a local job search engine in Rochester
- Kristina Dinino, owner of the Mad Hatter Restaurant and Bakery
- Dan Maloney, president of the Rochester and Genesee Valley Area Labor Federation AFL-CIO
- Patricia Simmonds, CEO and founder of Island Wraps