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Are you satisfied with your job?
51% of US workers answered “yes” in our latest job satisfaction survey—a topline number that’s up for the seventh straight year. Globally, employees report being highly interested in their work; colleagues and commutes topping this year’s list of positive satisfaction drivers.
But companies can’t afford to be complacent. Indeed, among the least satisfying areas for workers is education and job training—a vital ingredient for competing in an economy shaped by accelerating technology and mounting talent shortages. Explore Job Satisfaction: 2018 Edition for detailed charts and data, tips for addressing recruitment and retention challenges, and a look ahead to 2019.