Job openings stayed close to a 15-year high in May. It's a sign that companies are expecting continued economic growth, but the level of advertised jobs has yet to drive the same kind of increase in actual hiring.
The U.S. economy contracted in the first three months of the year, just not as much as previously estimated. More recent data show that the weakness was largely temporary, with a rebound in the works for the April-June quarter.
As college graduation ceremonies play out across the country over the next couple weeks, a brand new group of young adults will head into the real world, hoping to cash in on the recovering economic conditions.