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Painkillers Are Shrinking the Labor Pool

Friday, December 15, 2017

The opioid crisis isn't just affecting people's personal lives, it's creating a talent shortage for U.S. companies.

The skills gap isn't the only challenge U.S. businesses face in filling open jobs. The opioid epidemic is having a damaging effect on companies and their ability to find talent and compete in the marketplace.


According to giant medical-testing lab Quest Diagnostics, drug use in the American workforce reached the highest positivity rate in 12 years. The Quest Diagnos

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