Chef Alessandro Pirozzi, from Alessa by Chef Pirozzi, brings a take-out food order to an outside table at the Promenade on Forest in Laguna Beach, CA on Wednesday, January 13, 2021.
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February’s surprisingly strong job growth signals that the economy could be at a pivot point and is about to enter a hiring boom.
The economy added 379,000 jobs, well above the 210,000 expected, with most of them in leisure and hospitality, the sector hardest hit when the economy abruptly shut down a year ago.
Economists say it would not be surprising to see multiple months now of job growth of at least 500,000.
Stock futures surged on the report, and bond…