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How is coronavirus affecting seasonal work across America?

Seasonal postings are about 11% below what they were last year. Image: REUTERS/Brian Snyder

Howard Schneider

Federal Reserve Correspondent, Reuters

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Job seekers America covid-19 coronavirus employment
The share of seasonal postings on Indeed that involve “loading & stocking” has tripled to 14%. Image: REUTERS/Brian Snyder
Hiring retail covid-19
Hiring has been dropped considerably in 2020, Image: UKG
COVID-19 web retailers ecommerce.
Web retailers have boomed in 2020. Image: U.S. Census
Demand Seasonal jobs employment work
Seasonal job searches has dropped over 2020. Image: Indeed Hiring Lab
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