Looking for a job? You are in luck! A local staffing agency says many employers can no longer be picky because there are just not enough workers to fill all the jobs. CLICK “Continue Reading” and click Watch this Special KXXV Video link. Two factors contributing to this phenomenon are an improving economy and an aging workforce. The shortage of workers is good for job hunters. Ramsey says more demand for workers means higher wages as companies compete to fill open positions.