CHICAGO (CBS)–Â There has been an uptick in employers taking steps toward fostering more diverse and inclusive workforces.
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Glassdoor data shows diversity and inclusion job openings have surged 55% since early June.
This uptick comes even while data has shown job opening overall has stalled.READ MORE: 'Don't Cut Us Out': Some South Side Residents Not Happy With Construction Of Obama Presidential Center
Another piece of advice, for those still struggling to find work, don’t dismiss an opening for a temporary job listing.
Daniel Zhao, a senior economist with Glassdoor, one of theÂ world’s largest job and recruiting sites, there is a benefit to temporary employment, which can act as a stepping stone to more permanent employment.
Retail and customer service jobs are also still bringing workers back. In the Chicago area there are still plenty of listings.MORE NEWS: Tenants Are Encouraged To Apply For Rental Assistance Before The October 3rd Deadline
Glassdoor has more than 150,000 local jobs posted.