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Americans quit their jobs at a record pace in August

Report finds more Americans quitting jobs than ever before
Report finds more Americans quitting jobs than ever before

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Americans are quitting in droves.

The Labor Department said that quits jumped to 4.3 million in August, the highest on records dating back to December 2000, and up from 4 million in July. That’s equivalent to nearly 3% of the workforce. Hiring also slowed in August, the report showed, and the number of jobs available fell to 10.4 million, from a record high of 11.1 million the previous month.

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