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    Posted August 2, 2014 by

    Online employment playing major role in U.S. economy stabilization


    Over one year ago, Envato Studios reported that in Q1 of 2012, online employment had risen by 66%. This huge increase has been directly linked to fields like search engine optimization, social media marketing and management, programming, mobile apps, and lead generation.


    Doing a simple search on Indeed shows that over 8,000 positions are open for social media management at this very second. Many of these job listing are paying high-end salaries, some even reaching as far as $100,000+ per year. Even on a smaller scale, online employment has taken a huge rise. Denver Business Journal reported on July 30, 2014 that Colorado has recently boomed with online job ads - 300 more than usual to be exact.


    Does this have any correlation to the stabilization in the U.S. job market and economy?


    Let us know what you think below.


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