Companies Hiring in 2012

Brittney Barrett  |

Some doubted that the lower numbers for individuals applying unemployment benefits was indicative of a possible turnaround for the job market. Economists, however, argued the improved statistics were a turning point in the U.S. economy. The latter group seems on the money as unemployment fell to 8.5 percent in recent weeks and a slew of top name companies announced plans to begin hiring.

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