Bay Area Economy
Thanks to the improving employment picture in the Bay Area, many mass transit systems are seeing increased ridership, but Caltrain may be reaching its limits.
The post office is hiring 500 new postal workers in the Bay Area and held its first job fair in 20 years in San Jose to find some of those new recruits.
Glassdoor.com released a report that finds the Bay Area is the best place to work in the country based on employee satisfaction results.
In Santa Clara, the demand for hotel rooms is leading the surge in new construction projects and is another sign the Bay Area economy is booming.
A new report has cut the Bay Area’s economic benefits from the America’s Cup Race this summer in San Francisco from $1.4 billion down to $780 million.
The 2012 Economic Profile shows that the region has rebounded from the recession very well but still has some areas which it could improve upon.