A worker in Florida applied to 60 entry-level jobs in September and got one interview
Joey Holz, whose experiment went viral, told Insider he specifically applied to businesses that were publicly complaining of a worker shortage.
This is some interesting anecdotal evidence on the recent labor market woes and claims. Would be really interesting to see this formalized as a study!
“By the end of September, Holz had sent out 60 applications, received 16 email responses, four follow-up phone calls, and the solitary interview. He shared a pie chart showing his results.”Posted on 2021-10-21T19:46:09+0000