Wisconsin counties are currently experiencing very low rates of unemployment. In fact, as of April 2018, 64 of Wisconsin's counties had unemployment rates of less than 5%, and 36 of those Counties had rates under 2.9%. While there are certainly benefits to low unemployment, it also increases the challenge for businesses to attract and hire the best talent. This is particularly so for Wisconsin manufacturing, industrial and consumer discretionary businesses that are already facing looming wage inflation and having great difficulty in attracting and retaining talent. To solve this talent acquisition challenge, companies must find ways to distinguish themselves in an already crowded marketplace.
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