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BLS also forecasts declining employment alternatives during the 2020s for workplace and administrative assist, gross sales, and production occupations because of increased automation. On the other facet of the ledger, the retail commerce is projected to lose 586,800 jobs over the final decade, essentially the most of any sector. BLS suggests the growth of e-commerce and subsequent decline in brick-and-mortar retailing is the driving think about that anticipated job loss.

But in a current digital panel session, employers advised that UofL college students have to be developing a broader information and skill set. As for what to expect in 2020, the director of the University Career Center, Bill Fletcher said college students must be cautious with their expectations. “It is difficult to know the way salaries will fare during a pandemic. I suspect excessive demand majors will continue to do well. In majors where provide and demand are balanced, salaries …